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Freshman linebacker Romeo Okwara

Former defensive end Romeo Okwara will begin his Irish career at one of the defense's most challenging positions...and he seems to fit.

It wasn't expected: a 6'4" 239-pound freshman running with senior star Cierre Wood 15 yards downfield on a wheel route. It was less expected, and more impressive, when the former batted the ball away from the latter, turning and locating the spinning pigskin in flight. A safety arrived late to lend a body blow to the falling pair, but there was no doubt who made the play: "We can't have the... Recommended Stories