Oklahoma Football: The top-5 toughest defensive players the Sooners will face in 2024

These are the top-5 defensive players, 5 through 1, that the Oklahoma football program faces in their inagural SEC season.
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5. Malachi Moore - Safety - Alabama

Malachi Moore
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Moore showcases an elite IQ and awareness on the defensive side of the ball. He has a knack for always being around the ball. His best attribute is what makes him dangerous, his physicality. Moore is a prototypical SEC head-hunting safety who will be one of Alabama's next great defensive backs.