February 29, 2008

Spring Preview: Linebacker

Baylor has always seemed to have a linebacker or two the defense could rally around.

Names like Singletary, Francis, Berry, Kinne, and Luce come to mind, and more recently Justin Crooks and John Garrett have left their mark on the Baylor program. Now Joe Pawelek carries the mantle and he has since his redshirt freshman year.

Pawelek's accomplishments have been widely noted. He led the team in tackles as a freshman earning Freshman All-America and Big 12 Defensive Freshman of the Year honors. As a sophomore he finished with 99 tackles and was named All-Big 12.

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