Montini's 15 returning starters bring skill-position speed, experience to the lines, secondary and receiver corps, and a ballhawking
ability should help him pair well with Smith, a free agent signee from the Baltimore Ravens, though Smith might move into a lesser role because of concerns about his durability.
Worcester Tech's scrappy, ballhawking
defense is holding opponents to 45.1 points per game, so obviously the strategy has worked.
He's a sensational talent, as a ballhawking
defender and a big-play returner.
The Ravens, who have relied heavily on a mauling, ballhawking
defence for almost a decade, have not allowed a 100-yard rusher for 13 games.
Ryan, the 14th cornerback to come off the board, is considered to have outstanding ballhawking
and run-stopping skills.
Sophomore guard Gigi Guenther led four scorers in double figures with 12 points, while the Naps' ballhawking
defense and shot-blocking prowess were effective from start to finish in a 57-36 victory at Holy Name.
Tantasqua has a ballhawking
secondary led by Trevor Robert (six interceptions) and Jon Beaudry and Nick Beaudry (five each).
The Tomahawks' ballhawking
, trapping defense held the Panthers to two free throws down the stretch.
The most unpredictable and yet meaningful factor in many big games is turnovers, and Oregon has been much more effective in making takeaways than has Auburn, due to its ballhawking