The Wolfpacker

July 2016

The Wolfpacker: An Independent Magazine Covering NC State Sports

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78 ■ THE WOLFPACKER FOOTBALL PREVIEW 2016 BY MATT CARTER L inebackers coach and defensive coordinator Dave Huxtable feels good about his starters, and he has confidence in his first line of likely backups. He expects, and needs, them to produce because of a lack of depth at the position. Two familiar faces are leading contenders to start: redshirt junior Jerod Fernandez and junior Airius Moore. They have been fixtures at the position for the past two seasons. Huxtable is hop- ing to see their best this fall. Fernandez is in position to have a bounce-back season. He was TIME TO PRODUCE Experienced Starters Will Be Counted On To Help Overcome Depth Concerns In 2015, junior Airius Moore led NC State in tackles with 77. PHOTO BY KEN MARTIN LINEBACKERS

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