I'm acting like the odds are greatly against their favor. It is not impossible, but its not favorable either. That is my stance. You're stance is that they'll come in and start right away. I don't see it and neither does the writer, which is why he thinks the defense will regress.
Originally Posted by homestarunner93
Redshirt freshman and true freshman are completely different in terms of development. That extra year is critical, especially for freshman coming in June. They could very well start and make an impact, but I wouldn't bet on it, nor would anyone else. It is just too hard of a position to pick up in a short few months, even if its their natural position.
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