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Defensive Keys to the Season

They need to find a replacement for Powell

The Florida defense didn't get much help from the other side of the ball in 2011 and still finished number eight nationally in total defense. Being on the field so much because of an inconsistent offense dipped into the reserves of energy a thin group on defense had. The strong showing should only get better with depth and experience, but there are still some keys to make it a better defense.

Here are the keys to a successful season on defense for the Florida Gators. Find the best BUCK / SAM combo- We knew going into last season that the BUCK position would be important to the Will Muschamp defensive philosophy. A year later, we know it is all about finding that guy that can put some heat on th4e pass rusher. Despite Florida's lofty "total defense" rating, they finished an average... Recommended Stories

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