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Spikes sets the tone for D

With virtually everyone back from a national championship defense, expectations for Florida on that side of the ball are immense this year. No one has to tell Brandon Spikes that, but the captain made clear after the Gators scrimmaged Saturday morning that no one's demands of the team are going to be higher than his.

"We have a standard here, and that's to fly around and play great defense." said the senior. "Get to the ball and go until the whistle goes - four to six seconds of relentless effort." Brandon Spikes felt the defense lived up to its billing during the scrimmage, although he added that's only for where they are in camp to this point and... Recommended Stories

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