Posted On: 02/1/21 10:48 PM

National Signing Day is quickly approaching, and there are still a handful of solid prospects from Colorado looking to find their next home to commit to play at the next level. Today, we flip over to the defensive side of the play and examine the top position player still left at the defensive line, linebacker and defensive back spot for the Class of 2021.

Here is a look at the top remaining prospects for each group still on the recruiting board.

Defensive Line: Zaine HoodZaineHood6'3" | DLBrighton | 2021StateCO, 2021, 6’2, 260, Brighton

Hood is a fit in a 3-4 for a 4-3 defense from his defensive end spot. He possesses the quickness to rush off the edge and get around the tackle, but he can also rush the gap from the interior. The speed and quickness off the line makes him a threat against the pass, but he will play a role in stopping the run as a gap stuffer as well. He takes on blocks well and can shed them at the line of scrimmage and make plays. In six games in 2020, he recorded 49 tackles, four sacks and forced a fumble. With his size, he is a perfect

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