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Thompson happy to help any way he can

Thompson happy to help any way he can

The success of the Gators in 2012 was a welcome and surprising one for a lot of folks. They appeared to be an unselfish and hard-nosed bunch of players that used their will to win games at times. That would likely define the attitude of red-shirt freshman Colin Thompson as well, but Thompson had to sit the season out, much to his dismay. Back from a foot injury, he's pumped to help out the Gators.

Colin Thompson was rated the second best tight end in America coming out of high school after the 2011 football season. The Pennsylvania native has all the attributes of a true tight end. He can run, catch the ball and maybe his strongest suit, block at the line of scrimmage. As the Gators have moved more to a downhill running offense, they would also like to throw the ball. Thompson's skill set... Recommended Stories

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