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Defense Shows Promise

It may just be a few weeks into the season, but the Red Raider defense is showing a lot of promise. The defense has been solid, but the second half of the New Mexico game has also brought up some questions.

Coming into this season, Texas Tech fans had more or less adopted the position that the defense was bound to improve over the previous season. After a dismal season in which the Red Raiders gave up 31 points a game, this seemed like a perfectly logical position. The only problem is that it didn't give credit to the improvements that were taking place on the defensive side of the ball. These...