Scouts: DL Walker also fits FSU's 4-3 

January, 8, 2013
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You don’t often see a team win the BCS National Championship and lose a commitment at the same time, but ESPN 150 defensive line prospect DeMarcus Walker (Jacksonville, Fla./Sandalwood) changed his verbal from Alabama to Florida State, where he’ll join former Alabama assistant and new Seminoles defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt.

The loss of Walker can be considered a bit of a blow for Alabama, as he looked to be an ideal fit as a DL in the base 3-4 scheme, but that doesn’t mean he can’t fit well in a base 4-3. While listed as a defensive end, the fairly versatile D-lineman will likely be utilized as more of an interior player for the Seminoles.

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