A look at the Hurricanes’ defensive backs entering 2022 season

Adam Lictenstein

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Aug 9, 2022

The South Florida weather is as hot as ever, and fall camp is underway. The college football season is fast approaching.

With Mario Cristobal and a new coaching staff bringing optimism to Coral Gables, the Miami Hurricanes will look to improve on their 7-5 record in 2021 and compete for an ACC title.

Each week, we’ll take a look at Miami’s position groups and see where they stand entering the 2022 season.

This week, we’ll examine a position group that could be one of UM’s big strengths this season: defensive back.

Who left

The good news for the Hurricanes is that most of their defensive backs from last year return, and while three safeties departed, UM has talented players to step up and fill those gaps.

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