The Bobcats struggled last year against the run, but with four senior starters manning the front line, they should have experience on their side. With the loss of middle linebacker Joplu Bartu, Texas State is going to have to improve its pass rush. Expect Xavier Daniels to make a name for himself as one of the better safeties in the conference.
Ranking Sun Belt Defenses
Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns
South Alabama Jaguars
Texas State Bobcats
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers