Merrell Says Defense Ready to Turnaround

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers returns to the field Saturday to face Norfolk State, and linebacker Jamal Merrell sees it as an opportunity for the defense to grow after giving up 51 points in the season-opening loss at Fresno State.

After Rutgers' defense yielded 51 points in a loss at Fresno State, strong side linebacker Jamal Merrell said plenty of tweaks were needed.

The Scarlet Knights host Norfolk State on Saturday in the home opener, and Merrell spoke to about the changes that need to take place.

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