Football: Willits important piece to Purple'Dogs' puzzle

Posted: November 18, 2016 at 1 a.m.

Fayetteville senior defensive tackle Daniel Willits has developed into an anchor for the Bulldogs’ defense while playing alongside lauded defensive tackle Akial Byers.

FAYETTEVILLE -- Championship teams are not built with just star players.

At A Glance

Daniel Willits

SCHOOL Fayetteville

CLASS Senior



POSITION Defensive Tackle

NOTABLE First-year starter for the Purple’Dogs. … Receiving interest from several colleges. … Brother Jon Willits also played football at Fayetteville.

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