Returning starters: MAC

February, 1, 2011
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Time to check out the returning starters for the MAC, a league that saw five head-coaching changes this past season. No doubt there will be plenty of new-look teams, but you can bet Toledo, Miami (Ohio), Northern Illinois and Temple will all be in the mix for the conference crown in 2011.

You can also check out the returning starters breakdown for the Mountain West, WAC and Conference USA.

On to the MAC:

Toledo: 19 (nine offense, eight defense, two special teams)

Key returnees: AP Eric Page, RB Adonis Thomas, LB Dan Molls

Key losses: LB Archie Donald, C Kevin Kowalski, CB Desmond Marrow

Miami (Ohio): 18 (eight offense, nine defense, one special teams)

Key returnees: WR Nick Harwell, QB Zac Dysert, QB Austin Boucher, DT Austin Brown

Key losses: RB Thomas Merriweather, WR Armand Robinson, OL Brandon Brooks

Kent State: 17 (10 offense, five defense, two special teams)

Key returnees: QB Spencer Keith, DL Roosevelt Nix, WR Tyshon Goode

Key losses: LB Cobrani Mixon, FS Brian Lainhart, LB Dorian Wood

Ball State: 16 (eight offense, seven defense, one special teams)

Key returnees: FS Sean Baker, RB Eric Williams, CB Eric Pinkston

Key losses: LB Robert Eddins, OL Michael Switzer

Western Michigan: 16 (six offense, eight defense, two special teams)

Key returnees: QB Alex Carder, K John Potter, DE Paul Hazel

Key losses: WR Juan Nunez, DB Jamail Berry

Eastern Michigan: 15 (six offense, seven defense, two special teams)

Key returnees: QB Alex Gillett, RB Javonti Green, CB Marcell Rose

Key losses: RB Dwayne Priest, TE Ben Thayer, LB Neal Howey

Akron: 14 (six offense, seven defense one special teams)

Key returnees: QB Patrick Nicely, DB Anthony Holmes, LB Brian Wagner

Key losses: RB Alex Allen, DE Shawn Lemon, WR Jalil Carter

Central Michigan: 14 (seven offense, six defense, one special teams)

Key returnees: QB Ryan Radcliff, WR Cody Wilson, DB Jahleel Addae

Key losses: LB Nick Bellore, DT Sean Murnane, LB Matt Berning

Northern Illinois: 14 (nine offense, four defense, one special teams)

Key returnees: QB Chandler Harnish, DL Sean Progar, LB Devon Butler

Key losses: RB Chad Spann, DE Jake Coffman, CB Chris Smith

Ohio: 14 (eight offense, four defense, two special teams)

Key returnees: OL Joe Flading, TE Jordan Thompson, S Gerald Moore

Key losses: QB Boo Jackson, DE Stafford Gatling, DB Steven Jackson

Temple: 14 (eight offense, five defense, one special teams)

Key returnees: QB Mike Gerardi, RB Bernard Pierce, DE Adrian Robinson

Key losses: DT Muhammad Wilkerson, DB Jaiquawn Jarrett, OL Colin Madison

Bowling Green: 13 (six offense, seven defense, zero special teams)

Key returnees: RS Eugene Cooper, WR Kamar Jorden, LB Dwayne Woods

Key losses: RB Willie Geter, WR Tyrone Pronty, LB Eugene Fells

Buffalo: 12 (eight offense, three defense, one special teams)

Key returnees: RS Terrell Jackson, RB Branden Oliver, WR Marcus Rivers

Key losses: DB Davonte Shannon, DB Domonic Cook
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