Posted On: 07/27/20 2:00 PM

Defense wins championships! Today, we will start our look at the defensive side of the football in our series highlighting 5 players from each position who are going to breakout this season and need to receive more recruiting attention. Our first group that we are going to take a look at are the defensive linemen including both defensive tackles and defensive ends. There are several players who fit the idea of this article, but the five players here I believe have some of the largest gap between talent and current recruiting attention. Let's dive into our first player spotlight!

Adam ThompsonAdamThompson6'1" | DLNorthwestern | 2021StateWI- Northwestern, 6’1" 230

Thompson is one of the more talented defensive linemen in the 2021 class. He is a stoutly built player who at this point could stay close to his current size and play edge or continue to add more weight and play more on the interior. Either way he has the traits that should translate to the next level, which is why it is a surprise that according to his twitter page he doesn't have any offers. It is time for Adam to start to receive the interest that he deserves based off what his

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