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Plugging Up The Middle

Plugging Up The Middle

Though the defensive line is replacing several starters this season, Coach Johnson believes it will be one of the strengths of the team. One big reason has been the emergence of Rakeem Nunez, sophomore defensive lineman who has picked up his game and become an anchor for the defensive line. He talked about the match-up with Nebraska and practice today in this interview with

Rakeem Nunez is as nice of a guy as you'll meet off the field, but get him on that football field, and he is not one you want to take on if you are an offensive lineman. Big, strong, fast, physical, and a little bit nasty is how his teammates have described him on the field. He has all the tools to become one of the great defensive linemen that Southern Miss has grown accustom to in years past... Recommended Stories

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