Post-spring defensive depth chart

Breaking down the starters, backups for the Oklahoma Sooners in 2012

Updated: April 18, 2012, 11:02 AM ET
By Jake Trotter | SoonerNation
NORMAN, Okla. -- The old era has become the new era for Oklahoma defensively. After a seven-year stint at Arizona, Mike Stoops has returned to Norman to coordinate a Sooner defense that was inconsistent at times last season. But plenty of pieces remain to form a formidable defense, including seven returning starters.

Below is a projected look at OU's defensive two-deep coming out of spring: