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Most Important Texas Players

We're counting down the most important Texas players for a successful 2011. Defensive end Alex Okafor is No. 1.

1) Alex Okafor, defensive end This might be a surprise pick for a lot of people, but it's one smothered in reason. For the 2011 Texas squad to be at its best, the defense needs to step up. The offense has enough question marks that they can't be filled with a single player here or there. And if the defense can keep the scoreline down and... Recommended Stories