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# How many players start on the defensive line?

Updated: 10/20/2022

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Depending on the setup its either

3-4= Defensive End/Nose Guard/Defensive End

4-3= Defensive End/Defensive Tackle/Defensive Tackle/Defensive End

5-2=Defensive End/Defensive Tackle/Nose Guard/Defensive Tackle/Defensive End

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