Posted On: 01/11/21 6:00 AM

Today we will be taking a look at the Top Defenders in the CCL Blue Division. These teams include Brother Rice, Marist, Mt. Carmel, and Loyola Academy

Brother Rice:

Myles JonesMylesJones6'0" | LBBrother Rice | 2021IL - Jones plays MLB, he gets nice pressure on the QB, takes solid pursuit angles, and attacks downhill. He's a hard hitter, gets in the backfield quickly, and fills holes in run support. Jones reacts to plays quickly and is more of a run stopper over a coverage MLB.


Ryan Whelan - Whelan plays OLB/MLB, he gets in the backfield quickly, gets nice pressure on the QB, and reacts to plays quickly. He gets off of blocks to make the tackle by his use of hands at the line of scrimmage, he hits gaps hard and is quick off the line of scrimmage. Whelan has a good pass rush and is a solid run-stopper, he has an aggressive play-style that helps him overpower O-lineman.


Michael Badke - Badke plays SS/OLB, he attacks downhill, has a quick burst off the line of scrimmage, and gets off blocks to make the tackle.

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