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Defense: 2009 Recruiting Class

Okafor: Defensive Leader

The Texas Longhorns are about to sign another Top 10 recruiting class in the country and the top class in the Big 12 according to national rankings. On the defensive side of the ball, the class is anchored by six defensive linemen. Burnt Orange Beat summarizes the expected defensive signees.

Mack Brown is about to sign another impressive group of new Texas Longhorns on Wednesday's National Signing Day. Of the twenty recruits in the class, eleven are on the stop force. Defensive Linemen The war is often won in the trenches and the defensive line is a top priority in this class as the Longhorns lose three defensive starters off the Fiesta Bowl champions. Texas is signing six... Recommended Stories