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Olsen Pierre forced two fumbles and had three pass break-ups in 2012.
Technically speaking, Golden signed two defensive tackles in the 2011 class because Jalen Grimble and Olsen Pierre were listed as ends.
But, since they are expected to be big contributors in 2013, they will be included.
The strangest part of 2011, though, was 23 of 247Sports' top 47 defensive tackles were from the state of Florida, and Miami did not sign a single one.
A 4-star end according to Rivals and 247Sports out of powerhouse Bishop Gorman High School in Nevada, Grimble had huge expectations set for him.
In two seasons, however, he has made just six tackles with zero sacks in 15 games. As a backup, though, Grimble will still get plenty of playing time in 2013.
Pierre split time at end and tackle depending on formation last season, but he sees plenty of time on the interior and was listed as a starter on the post-spring practice depth chart.
After receiving scattered playing time as a freshman, Pierre was the best defensive tackle for the 'Canes last season amassing 27 tackles (5.0 for loss with 1.5 sacks) and two forced fumbles.
King redshirted his first year at Miami after being a 2-star recruit by Rivals, and he made a small impact as a freshman last season playing in nine game and starting one.
But 13 tackles later and zero of them being for loss, Golden will be looking for the second-stringer to improve his presence in 2013.
Smith transferred from Lackawanna Community College in Pennsylvania and played two seasons in Miami before graduating following last season.
He appeared in 21 games, making 14 starts and accounting for 32 tackles (4.0 for loss with 2.0 sacks) and one pass break-up.
Alexis redshirted one season at Miami before transferring to Portland State.
Florida and Florida State
Florida did not sign a heralded defensive tackle, but the Seminoles signed three 4-star prospects and two 3-stars. Yeah, they had a good signing period.