As we shift gears from the end of the Herman era to knowing who the new guys are, to now looking at what kind of a team we will have, I thought it would be good to have a single thread about the changes that will be brought on by the transition This is about Kwiatkowski's defense. If you don't follow the NFL, Buda Baker is a two-time first team All Pro Opinion: Texas should use Chris Adimora in a Budda Baker role "During his time at Washington, Kwiatkowski had plenty of playmakers on the backend that would find their way to the NFL. Taylor Rapp, Kevin King, Marcus Peters, and Byron Murphy among others. One of the top playmakers was Budda Baker, who was like a swiss army knife for Kwiatkowski’s defense. Could there be a player that could fit the mold of Baker at Texas? Baker was listed as a defensive back for the Huskies defense. During the 2016 season, he saw time at nickel cornerback, strong safety, and free safety. He was able to provide coverage on the back end, come up in run support, and blitz when called upon. Last season, Adimora played the Spur in Chris Ash’s defense. It is a hybrid position that combines the duties of a defensive back and a linebacker. They are used in coverage but also come up in run support, very similar to what Baker was for the Huskies. However, the role that may suit him best is the Rover. In that role, the defender must be physical enough to come up in support. In coverage, they will cover tight ends, slot receivers or backs coming out of the backfield. Adimora would be a prime candidate to fill multiple spots on the field. ...."