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Gators Miss Much of the Nonsense in '13 Class

Jarrad Davis is a high character and athletic LB

In a year where recruiting sagas actually took the main stage on nightly national sports news telecasts, the Florida Gators were able to dodge a lot of the drama. Don't think for a minute that this wasn't the plan with this 2013 class. The Gators targeted prospects early for their athletic prowess and then spent the time to get to know them before going after the ones that deserve to be Gators.

You can't say they avoided all of the drama, but Florida who had 24 commitments by mid-December, got prospects committed and once they did, they didn't look elsewhere or they were basically let go. It speaks to the overall character of this class that they stuck to their word as some of them were committed for almost a year. "It's a high-character class with toughness<' Florida head...

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