Just how important is defensive line play to success in the Big Ten? Both newcomer coaches, Kyle Flood (Rutgers) and Randy Edsall (Maryland) have made it their top priority on lists of improvements — that’s how important.
Unfortunately, this isn’t a time to be rebuilding, as defensive lines across the Big Ten have some of the top talent the conference has to offer in 2014. Whether its Joey Bosa looking for more after a monster debut season at Ohio State or Shilique Calhoun looking to score more touchdowns for Michigan State, this conference has it all along the defensive line.
Question is, just who is the best of a loaded position group. Let’s find out together, shall we?