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Quinn Notebook: Jenkins welcomed back

On Saturday, Florida linebacker Jelani Jenkins played his first full game since the season opener. A broken thumb and a hamstring injury have slowed his season, but the redshirt junior is now back on the field and at full strength. The Gators were able to develop depth at the linebacker position as younger players stepped up. Jenkins' return was a big boost for Florida defense.

Jenkins had four tackles and one sack on Saturday, but he flew around the field and was in the right play to slow the Gamecocks. It isn't about the statistics with Jenkins. The Gators just welcomed his veteran presence back to the front seven. "It has been frustrating not being able to help because of my injuries," Jelani Jenkins said. "At the same time, I'm very happy with what everybody has... Recommended Stories

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