PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Daryl Stephenson checks in as the primary backup at both nose tackle and 3-technique going into Saturday's clash with SMU. The third-years sophomore from nearby Sayreville spoke with ScarletReport.com Tuesday about his eagerness for an expanded role.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Sophomore Daryl Stephenson will not start against SMU but is in position for his biggest on-field role since playing at Sayreville High School.
With Kenneth Kirksey and Al Page out at nose tackle for injury reasons, Stephenson becomes the first interior defensive lineman in at nose and 3-tech. Stephenson becomes a valuable member of the defensive-line rotation and discussed his readiness for action following Tuesday's practice.