August 3, 2009

Starters return on defensive line

Defensive End
91 Jake Bequette (So., 6-5, 271)*
58 Damario Ambrose (Jr., 6-5, 270)

Rush End
18 Adrian Davis (Sr., 6-4, 252)*

Other Defensive Ends
93 Chris Berezansky (Sr., 6-1, 252)
00 Adam Pearce (Fr.-RS, 6-2, 256)
52 Robert Salinas (Sr., 6-1, 241)

Newcomers
97 Ryan Calendar (Fr., 6-7, 226)
90 Colton Nash (Fr., 6-6, 261)
00 Caleb Evans (So.-TR, 6-4, 255)

Note: Word has it that 43 Tenarius Wright (Fr.-RS, 6-1, 238) has been moved back from defensive end to middle linebacker

Nose Tackle
61 Zach Stadther (So. 6-1, 295)*
51 Alfred Davis (Fr., 6-1, 326)

Defensive Tackle
96 Malcolm Sheppard (Sr., 6-2, 291)
95 Patrick Jones (Jr., 6-1, 309)
99 Lavunce Askew (6-3, 290)

Newcomer
92 DeQuinta Jones (Fr., 6-5, 307)

The Razorbacks enter the 2009 season with all four starters returning on the defensive line, and while a couple of listed backups should make a strong push for playing time there are still depth issues. A couple of true freshmen could be relied upon to provide depth. Come inside for a closer look at the Hog D-line.

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