Sports Stars of Tomorrow 2022 College Football Preview, Part 3: Defensive Players to Watch

Nolan Smith, a talented linebacker, is returning to the Georgia Bulldogs football team after honing his skills at IMG Academy in Florida. Despite being ranked as the top player in his class, Smith is humble and knows he must prove himself on the field. With impressive physical abilities and a deep understanding of the game, Smith's dedication and determination make him a formidable force on Georgia's defense as he strives to make a significant impact. On the other hand, the Clemson Tigers are determined to bounce back from a disappointing 2021 season. With a healthy defensive line, Brian Brzee and Xavier Thomas are poised to play crucial roles in the team's resurgence. Brzee, a highly talented player and a five-star prospect, comes from a football background, having learned from his father who played college football. He attributes his success to his father's guidance and credits him for his development as a player. The Tigers are banking on the skills and contributions of Brzee and Thomas to help them regain their winning form.