Andy Cooke: No easy decision for Shrewsbury to let Elliott Bennett and Rekeil Pyke
Lewis Cox and Jonny Drury look at how the defenders faired over the course of the season.
Salop's season was built on a resolute back line - marshalled in large by Matthew Pennington and George Nurse for long periods.
And later Tom Flanagan joined the club from Sunderland in what was a major coup.
The pair also look at the departures of long serving Aaron Pierre and Ethan Ebanks-Landell - and where Salop may strengthen at the back in the summer.