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Riggs Preparing to be More Physical

Riggs Preparing to be More Physical

Cody Riggs knew he had work to do this offseason. Playing in the SEC as a freshman at 5-9, 165 pounds is hard enough, but it's not something he wanted to do again. He spent time in the weight room to fix it. Riggs added 15 pounds of muscle this offseason, helping him become more capable of playing through the long season.

"I think I got more physical," Cody Riggs said. "I put on some weight so I'm bigger this year. I got a lot stronger in the weight room." Last year was up and down for Riggs. He came to campus unsure how much he would see the field, but the loss of Joe Haden at the cornerback position opposite of Janoris Jenkins left a hole. The Gators tried multiple people at the position without much success...

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