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Defensive tackle could be target at No. 2

DT Nick Fairley (Tom Hauck/Getty Images)

Many mock drafts have Denver taking a defensive tackle with the No. 2 overall pick - most likely either Nick Fairley (in photo) of Auburn or Marcell Dareus of Alabama. The need is there, and those two players are head and shoulders above a deep class on the defensive line

The plight of the interior defensive line can be best summed up by the $1 million signing bonus recently given to Kevin Vickerson. A workmanlike player plucked off waivers last September, Vickerson went on to be a big part of Denver's line rotation, mostly at 3-4 end. But after the team cut tackles Justin Bannan and Jamal Williams for financial reasons in February, Vickerson may as well...

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