No. 135: Darqueze Dennard, No. 31, CB, Michigan State
2011 stats: 42 tackles, 3 INTs, 3 passes broken up, 1 TFL, 1 blocked kick Strengths Dennard brings 13 career starts and an honorable mention All-Big Ten designation to the table for 2012. With Johnny Adams also returning, Michigan State could have the best cornerback tandem in the Big Ten. Dennard registered 42 tackles and three interceptions in 2011 and came through in big games last year.
No. 100: Christian Bryant, #2, S, Ohio State 2011 Stats: 67 tackles, 8 passes broken up, 1 forced fumble Strengths Bryant is both athletic and aggressive, which a defensive-minded coach like Urban Meyer is going to need to see from ... Read Post
No. 110: Blake Countess, #18, CB, Michigan 2011 Stats: Six starts, 44 tackles, 1.5 tackles-for-loss, six passes defended Strengths Countess burst onto the scene as a true freshman last season, working his way into the game, first on... Read Post
No. 106: Chris Norman, #10, LB, Michigan State 2011 Stats: 76 tackles, 6.5 tackles-for-loss, 2 sacks Strengths On nearly every other Big Ten defense, Norman would not only start, he'd probably be one of the three or four best defend... Read Post