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Coaches value cornerbacks

Recruiting mailbag: Michigan targets top cover guys for 2014 class

Updated: July 16, 2012, 1:03 PM ET
By Tom VanHaaren | WolverineNation
WolverineNation runs a recruiting mailbag feature every other week and conducts a live chat in the weeks when the mailbag doesn't run. Here's a look at this week's questions from the readers:

Q: Dan, Grand Rapids, Mich.: Is there a big need for defensive backs in 2014, and if so who are some names that we should know?

[+] EnlargeDamon Webb
Chantel Jennings/ESPN.comDamon Webb (right) is yet another cornerback from Detroit Cass Tech whom Michigan would like to land.
A: Defensive back will always be a big area of recruiting for this coaching staff. It won't necessarily be big in terms of numbers, but it will be important to the coaches that they secure top kids year after year.

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