August 16, 2008

New breed of backer

Maurice Crum likes the view. And considering the fifth-year senior will likely set the Notre Dame career record for starts, his perspective carries more weight than his 6-foot, 235-pound frame. When Crum looks at his latest linebacker colleagues, he sees a new brand. Crum has started alongside nine different linebackers in his career, but he's never teamed with this kind of speed.

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