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    Question about the new DC

    I understand that the new DC has more of an attacking style defense than maybe what the clones have had in the past. My question is how do you think the current players will fit into this system, namely is there enough talent at linebacker for them to shoot through and make plays to stop the run? I know the team is halfway there with the corners, but I'm wondering if the current team should look better on defense immediately, or if it will take a year or two to recruit to the system. Thanks for the responses!



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    Re: Question about the new DC

    Quote Originally Posted by trippnschmidt View Post
    I understand that the new DC has more of an attacking style defense than maybe what the clones have had in the past. My question is how do you think the current players will fit into this system, namely is there enough talent at linebacker for them to shoot through and make plays to stop the run? I know the team is halfway there with the corners, but I'm wondering if the current team should look better on defense immediately, or if it will take a year or two to recruit to the system. Thanks for the responses!


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    It'll be very interesting to see our LB's and DL this year.. Im a little worried.



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    Re: Question about the new DC

    Quote Originally Posted by trippnschmidt View Post
    I understand that the new DC has more of an attacking style defense than maybe what the clones have had in the past. My question is how do you think the current players will fit into this system, namely is there enough talent at linebacker for them to shoot through and make plays to stop the run? I know the team is halfway there with the corners, but I'm wondering if the current team should look better on defense immediately, or if it will take a year or two to recruit to the system. Thanks for the responses!
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