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Left Defensive End: Da'Quan Bowers, The Tampa Bay Buccaneers:
Bowers is going to play with not one but a boat load of chips on his shoulders. Raheem Morris will insert Bowers as surgical strike missile, with the single purpose of taking out the opposing QB. I expect double digit sack numbers.
Defensive Tackle: Phil Taylor, The Cleveland Browns:
With Phil Taylor and Athyba Rubin in the center of the Browns defense, no team will enjoy running the ball up the middle against the Browns. Not only is Taylor big, he also has a mean streak and seems very unimpressed.
Defensive Tackle: Marcell Dareus, The Buffalo Bills:
With Kyle Williams and Torell Troup, Marcell Dareus is the missing piece that is going to take the Bills front three to another level. Dareus biggest impact might not be through his numbers, but he will make the whole defense better, because of the double teaming he will attract.
Right Defensive End: Aldon Smith, The San Francisco 49'ers:
Placing Aldon Smith as a DE is not really correct, because in the 49'ers 3-4 defense he will probably play OLB. But Smith is projected to be deployed as a pure pass rusher because of his excellent physical skills and speed turning the outside corner.