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By the (star) numbers: defensive line

Damion Square

This week we're going through every position and analyzing the accuracy of's star ratings on Alabama's actual performance at that position. Up next: defensive line. Again these stories are about players who have already seen time on the field.

Quinton Dial – three-star LaMichael Fanning – four-star Brandon Ivory – two-star Jeoffrey Pagan – four-star Damion Square – four-star Ed Stinson – three-star Jesse Williams – four-star Sometimes Alabama's defensive linemen don't get enough credit. Last year's defense was highlighted by All-Americans like linebackers Courtney Upshaw and Dont'a Hightower and safety Mark Barron. But the... Recommended Stories