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Breakout players from 2012

Breakout players from 2012

No one expected an 11-1 regular season in Gainesville. The Gators opened the season ranked No. 23 in the polls without an identity on offense. The defense was set with experienced players coming back, but there weren't All-Americans or household names covering the roster. That changed as the season continued to progress and the Gators had multiple players go through breakout years.

Punter Kyle Christy: The punter position looked shaky coming into 2012. Christy didn't win the job as a freshman until the second half of the year and split time with senior walk on David Lerner. Christy punted 30 times as a freshman and averaged 40.9 yards. His sophomore stats are staggering. He finished sixth in the country with an average of 46.1 yards and 25 of his 62 punts being 50+ yards. He... Recommended Stories

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