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Demetrice Martin calls it 'the belly of the beast'. It's that place where ideas of what reality should be differ from reality - especially on the football field. Ideally, Washington would have loved to redshirt cornerbacks like Desmond Trufant and Gregory Ducre - but the reality of the situation wouldn't let them. They were too good not to play.

But had the Huskies been properly fitted with depth and balance at the position, perhaps the question would have been moot. There was a reason the first visit Nick Holt made when he was hired as Washington's Defensive Coordinator was to the house of Desmond Trufant. The brother of Seattle Seahawk Marcus Trufant, Desmond proved immediately why he was so highly coveted, winning the the Travis...

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