May 5th, 2020

The first focus for Tressel will be finding a new starter after free safety David Dowell departed after a solid career. Junior Xavier Henderson has the strong safety spot locked down after starting all 13 games last season, finishing second on the team in tackles with 83 while intercepting two passes and breaking up five. That leaves the free safety spot open and Tressel likes what he’s seen out of fifth-year senior Tre Person, a player who has seen action at both safety and cornerback.

Source: Detroit News