A look forward: Defensive line

Defensive line should be a major strength for the Hokies in 2015. Charley Wiles will return all four starters. Five, if you include Nigel Williams.

Though there are depth issues at defensive end, Corey Marshall provides versatility if push comes to shove. Let’s take a look at end, tackle, and all the prospective players.

Defensive End

There are no questions about who will start at defensive end for the Hokies. Unfortunately, depth could be a major issue, and Tech was fortunate that Dadi Nicolas and Ken Ekanem stayed healthy in 2014.