Safety might be the strongest position on the defense and the 4-2-5 throws three of them out there. You’re probably familiar with the top two guys, so here’s the rest of their friends.
Recruiting is important, but Missouri has to do it in a different way. What classes made up some of the best seasons in recent Tiger football history?
Who cracks the top line for each position over the course of a decade full of really really good defenders.
From Sean Weatherspoon to its current head coach, Mizzou has had some tremendous linebackers through the years.
Arkansas State averaged only 2.9 yards per play and 2.6 yards per carry against a Missouri defense that was frequently disadvantaged and tired out by the Tigers' offensive failures.
Two years after a traumatic car accident, Anthony Sherrils has latched onto the starting strong safety role for Missouri and hasn't let it go.