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Defensive Upgrade Aided by Diabate

Defensive Upgrade Aided by Diabate

Siriki Diabate is the quarterback of the defense. He faced a big challenge in the USC offense loaded with NFL talent. He spoke with after the game about the experience.

Second-year linebacker for Syracuse, Siriki Diabate, has been asked to take a big step this season as the team's middle linebacker. At that position, Diabate is essentially the quarterback of the defense, standing at its center, surrounded by his teammates. The linebacker core is tasked with attacking the run and also providing coverage in the passing game. With these tasks, Diabate has done... Recommended Stories

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