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Fall Camp Review - Defense/Special Teams

With the offense already looked at, it's now time to take stock in Washington's defense and special teams. How did they finish off fall camp? How is the depth at each position? Who has moved up and moved down the depth chart? Slowly but surely, UW Defensive Coordinator Nick Holt has built a defense with bigger, faster, and stronger athletes, long on toughness and smarts.

But are they ready to lead the team? Let's take a look. Defensive Tackle: Alameda Ta'amu - What hasn't already said about Ta'amu? Not even a broken bone in his hand should stop the senior from picking up where he left off in the Holiday Bowl. If he picks up where he left off last year, he has the chance to be a top-10 pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. Everrette Thompson - Thompson has gained...

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