October 3, 2007

Young stars rising on defense

Following last Saturday's 38-point victory over the Stanford Cardinal, the No. 18 ASU football team prevented an opponent from scoring a touchdown for the second time in five games this season thanks to the play of two rising young stars on the defensive side of the ball.

Both sophomore defensive end Dexter Davis and true freshman cornerback Omar Bolden had their best games of the season in a dominating performance on the road.

With Davis pressuring the quarterback and Bolden quieting the receivers he faced up against, the defense overmatched the Cardinal, allowing negative two yards net rushing on the night.


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