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Here's Elway referencing Malik Jackson when talking about Demarcus Walker right after the draft:

ďYou look at our defense and where our defense was two years ago,Ē Elway said Friday night, ďand [Coach Vance Joseph] and I were talking about this, how effective we were when we had Malik inside and rushing inside. DeMarcus has that ability and will have that ability. Thatís why weíre so excited about him.Ē

https://milehighsports.com/second-ro...enver-lineman/
So the switch was made necessary because of injury and not simply because VJ had an epiphany.

Letís just hope he finally justifies the excitement that Elway and VJ felt when they drafted him.