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Powell Loss is a Big Blow

How long will it take?

The bad news with practice time is injury and the Gators got a big dose of it on Monday. Starting BUCK Ronald Powell was diagnosed with a torn ACL and will have surgery as soon as the swelling goes down. This will put Powell out of business for quite a while, the school says 4-6 months, but likely longer and into or throughout the season. Someone will have to fill a big void.

He was having a great spring by all accounts and this was going to be a big year for Ronald Powell. Thrust into a starting role as a true sophomore in 2011, Powell struggled earlier and finished strong. By the end of the season he led the team in sacks with six...

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