Scout Premium Content

Quinn Notebook: Freshmen Moving Positions

Quinn Notebook: Freshmen Moving Positions

The Florida coaches are starting to experiment with some of the freshmen. Jafar Mann signed with the Gators as a defensive tackle but is now starting to get some playing time as an offensive guard. Defensive coordinator Dan Quinn said that the move isn't permanent yet, but they are moving some freshmen around on the defensive line to add some necessary depth.

Dan Quinn said the defensive and offensive coaching staffs both agreed to move Jafar Mann. They used him at defensive tackle since he made it to Gainesville, and the Florida staff wants him to get some time at offensive guard in the next few weeks before making a final decision. "We all looked at it, and when we evaluated him, we knew he was a guy who could play nose tackle, but also could play... Recommended Stories

Up Next