Penn State Football: Projecting the Nittany Lions' 2013 Defensive Depth Chart

« Prev
1 of 5
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
Penn State Football: Projecting the Nittany Lions' 2013 Defensive Depth Chart
Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

With the 2012 season finished, Penn State fans can spend the offseason thinking about what the team will be like next year. The defensive side of the ball will be without several key components from previous years. Familiar names like Michael Mauti, Gerald Hodges and Jordan Hill will no longer be around.

However, barring any transfers, the Nittany Lions will return six regular starters from the 2012 squad. Some of the projected starters in 2013 saw extensive time and gained valuable experience as backups last season.

Anytime a team loses talent, it creates glaring holes in the depth chart. Such will be the case for the Nittany Lions as the coaching staff tries to find new starters, particularly at the linebacker position and on the defensive line.

Here is a very early look at the projected 2013 Penn State defensive depth chart.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow Penn State Football from B/R on Facebook

Follow Penn State Football from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Penn State Football

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.