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Quinn Has Respect for Saban

Quinn likes the communication from his defense

Dan Quinn worked for Alabama head coach Nick Saban while the two were at the Miami Dolphins. Florida's defensive coordinator had a good two year run and learned a lot from Saban in those two years developing a respect of the man along the way. The two meet up Saturday night in The Swamp when the Gators take on the Crimson Tide. Quinn looks forward to matching wits with the veteran coach.

Dan Quinn spent 12 years coaching in the NFL and one of his stops was with the Miami Dolphins in 2005 and 2006. That is where he met his current boss in Will Muschamp and also where he was tutored under the Dolphins head coach at the time, Nick Saban. The two crossing paths is nothing new to Quinn who saw it happen a lot in the NFL. But other than some time spent together in the same film room...

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