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Gators In The Hunt For Star Juco Safety

Gators In The Hunt For Star Juco Safety

The Gators took a big hit after the season with the early departure of Reggie Nelson to the NFL draft. With Nelson playing the role of "The Eraser" the Gators rarely gave up a big play so finding a replacement is of paramount importance. This weekend the Gators hosted junior college All-American free safety Nevin McKenzie, who left Gainesville with a big decision to make.

(See Nevin McKenzie profile) Four teams seem to be even in the McKenzie sweepstakes with Florida, Tennessee, Oklahoma, and Arkansas all with a shot at signing the star safety. Not really heard of much among Gator fans before this weekend, the Athens (TX) Trinity defensive back is someone that could turn heads if he commits to the Gators and Florida is...

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