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Top Five Defensive Backs In The AAC

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A look at the top five defensive backs in the AAC. Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images.
5. Charles Gaines, Louisville
A look at the top five defensive backs in the AAC. Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images.
4. Trevon Stewart, Houston
A look at the top five defensive backs in the AAC. Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images.
3. Clayton Geathers, Central Flo...
A look at the top five defensive backs in the AAC. Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images.
2. Adrian McDonald, Houston
A look at the top five defensive backs in the AAC. Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images.
1. Bobby McCain, Memphis

Defensive backs are the last line of defense. They cannot only fly up and make a tackle, but can keep up with the fastest players on the field.

And whether they play cornerback or safety, both positions require playing with eyes in the back of their head.

So here are the top five defensive backs in the American Athletic Conference: