Senior defender class solid but lacks sizzle

December 22, 2008
By Buzz Carrick
(Archive)
Editor's note: This is the second in a series of previews for the 2009 MLS SuperDraft.

While on the surface the defensive position isn't as deep as in previous years, there still is some talent to be had. MLS teams tend to spend big money at forward and midfield, which means defense is perhaps the easiest spot to make a MLS squad. MLS teams will be looking for bargains who can be turned into starters.

What is missing here is a sure-fire prospect. There's a solid group of defenders, ...

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