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Defensive Linemen

What is Defensive Linemen?

The players who make up the defensive line.

Sporting Charts explains Defensive Linemen

This unit of the defense is made up of some of the most physical and strong players that make up a football team. Each game they battle for physical dominance in the running game and provide a powerful pass rush, with the goal of sacking the opposing team's quarterback. Having a dominant defensive line allows the linebackers and defensive backs the time to make a ton of plays in the running and passing game.

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