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Who is the smallest offensive or defensive lineman in college or pro football?

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2006-11-07 18:49:28

On average, the defensive ends (DE) are the lightest linemen.

They need speed more than mass. That applies to both college and

the pros. You will get an occasional DE that weighs a lot more than

average. They are usually on 3-4 defensive schemes. These guys

don't really meet the definition of defensive end, as the outside

linebacker (OLB) performs their function (outside contain).

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