Colorado returns lots of experience on the edges of the defensive line, including senior Abraham Wright, the team's returning sack leader. But questions will need to be addressed at defensive tackle in August. One answer there may include a former end moving inside. Whatever happens, defensive line coach Romeo Bandison thinks the unit will get better as the year progresses.
July 13, 2006
Senior Abraham Wright, the Buffs' most experienced returning defensive lineman, weighs in on new coach Romeo Bandison, going into spring with starting positions up for grabs, and teammate Alex Ligon possibly getting some work at defensive tackle.
March 9, 2006
With Alonzo Barrett out likely six weeks with a knee injury, defensive end Alex Ligon (pictured) is back in the starting lineup. But CU coaches are looking for a fourth defensive end to back up Ligon. Also inside, notes from CU's weather-shortened practice and an update with Jarrell Yates.
October 10, 2005
Call them the A-Team — Abraham, Alex and Alonzo. In 2004, the three defensive ends — Wright, Ligon and Barrett — combined for 11 sacks. The trio set an ambitious goal prior to summer workouts to raise that number significantly. Inside, what does the A-Team want to do to opposing quarterbacks this fall? Also, some notes from Wednesday's practice, including an update on the CU running game.
August 24, 2005