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Hunter Encouraged by Florida Defense

The Florida defense served as one of the few bright spots Saturday night. The Gators held Florida State to 95 total yards of offense. The problems for the Florida offense didn't give the Seminoles much incentive to try expanding the playbook, but the Gators played well enough on defense to give the team a chance to win the game.

"We played really well on defense," Omar Hunter said. "That's one of the best games we put together this year. A lot of guys stepped up. Dominique Easley went down and we only had a few guys in the rotation, but I felt like the guys that had to play stepped up and made plays to do a good job." The defense was put in a bad position on multiple occasions. John Brantley threw two early interceptions...

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