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Unanswered questions: Defense

Jalen Tabor had a strong spring

The defensive effort left plenty to be desired last season. While the offense spent its third spring in four years under Will Muschamp installing a new scheme, the defensive scheme has always been the same. That doesn't mean the Gators had no questions to answer this spring. The coaches feel comfortable about the defense heading into the fall, but some questions didn't get answered.

Who will fill out the defensive line depth? The Florida coaches feel comfortable with the first unit on the defensive line. Dante Fowler and Bryan Cox are likely slated as the starting defensive ends, and a trio of Jonathan Bullard, Darious Cummings and Leon Orr are the trusted group at defensive tackle. After that, there are a lot of question marks. The talent is there. The consistency isn't... Recommended Stories