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Safety in Numbers and Numbers of Safeties

Chuck Heater

Eight months ago the Gator football team entered fall camp knowing almost nothing about the safety position. Florida had been decimated by injury, transfer and discipline issues and opened camp with no one set back there. Boy things sure are a whole lot different now.

Florida enters spring practice with four players who have every reason to consider himself a starter. Ahmad Black and Major Wright handled the position last year, and Doran Munroe started two games in 2007. Add to that sophomore Will Hill who showed himself to be an impact player as a rookie and you have four players who can handle the job. That makes practices a lot more competitive for Gator... Recommended Stories

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