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Cohen Finding A Groove At Defensive Tackle

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Joe Cohen came to the University of Florida a much ballyhooed running back, a man child with tremendous speed to go with his awesome size. A year at running back followed by an unproductive year on the defensive line have taken some of the shine away on Cohen's star but in his third year in a Gator uniform the big guy from Melbourne Palm Bay is starting to play up to expectations.

The transition from running back to defensive end resulted in a season without much to show for the effort in 2004. Cohen spent all of the spring at defensive end but in August, he began playing mostly at defensive tackle. He will still move outside in the right situations or should injury deplete the defensive end depth, but it seems Cohen has finally found his niche. Co-Defensive Coordinator...

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