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Secondary Growing Together

C.J. Wilson

A year filled with painful lessons has turned a young defensive backfield into a tight-knit unit determined to avoid the mistakes of last season.

Brandon Bishop might be young, but he's hardly naive. "I don't know what we were ranked as far as the other teams in the ACC, but I know it wasn't good," Bishop said. "There's huge room for improvement – obviously." NC State ranked 11th in scoring defense last season in the league, giving up over 31 points a game. The passing defense was better, but not by much, coming in 9th in the league... Recommended Stories