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Pouncey: One Weekend Changed Our Whole Life

Michael Pouncey

For Michael Pouncey and his family, the thought of wearing Orange and Blue in college was something that would have made them ill during his early high school days. Pouncey and his brother grew up fans of Florida State and actually committed to the program early in high school. On one fateful weekend in June of 2006, the Pounceys made a choice that surprised and changed their lives completely.

For the last four years, there has been at least one and usually two Pounceys in the starting lineup for the Florida Gators. Michael Pouncey and his brother Maurkice were a force in two 13-1 seasons and a national championship, anchoring an offensive line that has been among the nation's best for most of that time frame. The Pounceys coming to Florida may be the single biggest coup in Urban...

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