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Michigan Spring Game: Defensive Overview

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Michigan lost seven starters off of last year's defense, paving the way for a lot of new faces to make their marks in 2007. Some of them got a good start in that direction in Saturday's spring game. Brandon Graham, Jonas Mouton, and Shawn Crable were the notable standouts.

Defensive Line Despite the absence of Terrance Taylor and James McKinney, and the limitations placed on Will Johnson and Tim Jamison, the defensive line won the battle in the trenches for the day. On the inside, Brett Gallimore saw plenty of action at the one technique nose guard spot. He lacks great mobility but looked fairly solid given the quick change of positions. Jason Kates had... Recommended Stories

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