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Youthful Growing Pains

Cam Newton celebrates his first TD

Torrential downpour and lightning aside, the Gators' season opener went about as scripted. Well, perhaps not the way Coach Urban Meyer wanted it to go, but about the way we figured it would.

Yes, the offense is explosive. For the better part of the game, Tim Tebow, Kestahn Moore, Riley Cooper and others imposed their will on the Western Kentucky defense, scoring whenever and however they pleased. And yes, the defense showed it's youth, missing assignments and at times leaving the Hilltoppers' quarterback with ample time in the pocket. That's also expected when you have to replace... Recommended Stories

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