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Dunlap Out, What Does It Mean?

Jermaine Cunningham

With the news that Florida defensive end Carlos Dunlap will miss the SEC Championship Game against Alabama because of off-the-field problems, the Gators are going to have to cope without. There is no doubt it is a big loss up front, but the Gators have been flexible enough and have recruited enough to make things work out. Here is how it will go for the most part on Saturday.

The fact is this is more embarrassing to Florida and to Carlos Dunlap than it is hurtful to the chances for a win. I am not down playing the ability of Dunlap, but the Gators have recruited quality players to play behind him and that is exactly what will happen on Saturday. The best thing about the timing of this incident is that Alabama is a running team first and foremost. They aren't going to...

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