Rolando McClain, Brandon Spikes anchor nation’s best defenses

Size? Check. Rolando McClain stands 6-foot-4 and weighs 258 pounds. Brandon Spikes is just as tall but 3 pounds lighter.
Speed? Check. McClain was clocked at 4.6 seconds in the 40-yard dash at Decatur High School. Spikes ran a 4.7 at Crest High in Shelby, N.C.
Smarts? Check.
Florida quarterback Tim Tebow called McClain “that smart guy on their team that can get them in the right situation, the right place.”

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12/4/9