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Defense, special teams lead Gators to victory

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JACKSONVILLE, FL -- Linebacker Brandon Siler and his defensive cohorts made a fourteen point promise to their offensive teammates, and true to their word, delivered. What started out in jest at practice became reality as the Gators upset fourth ranked and previously undefeated Georgia 14-10. Despite the silver anniversary of "Run, Lindsay, Run," the silver britches bunch were defeated for the fourteenth time in the last sixteen meetings. ALSO: Listen in on the field when the game ends!

"When they (the Florida offense) put fourteen points on the board, I felt like we had won the game," Siler said. "Our defense is not supposed to give up fourteen points. We told them if they score two touchdowns, we'll win the game. We held our word and they scored their fourteen points and we won the game." "It was more of a we walk around with that swagger saying, "Ya'll give us two touchdowns...

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