DB Focus: Tejay Johnson & Jevon Tyree

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers is likely down two more starters in its defensive secondary going into kickoff against Temple. Sophomore Tejay Johnson and red-shirt freshman Jevon Tyree will have different roles Saturday in what will be a significant test for the defense.

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Tejay Johnson could find himself back at cornerback for Rutgers Saturday after a summer of safety and linebacker.

The suspension of Nadir Barnwell has the Scarlet Knights down another cornerback and in search of answers after giving up 49 points to Houston on Homecoming.

Red-shirt freshman Jevon Tyree has not seen the field in a significant role since his time at South Brunswick High School, but finds himself on the two-deep and preparing to play against Temple.

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