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Cox emerging this spring

Cox emerging this spring

Before he even made it to Gainesville as a freshman, Bryan Cox, Jr. knew he would likely spend his first season of college football taking a redshirt. That got into his head and impacted the way he worked on the practice field. This offseason, the defensive lineman dedicated himself to the playbook and is currently working with the first team defense this spring because of the extra hard work.

Cox still wanted to play as a freshman, but he realized there was a good chance that it wouldn't happen. He did end up taking a redshirt, spending extra time in the weight room and trying to get physically prepared to handle the physicality of the Southeastern Conference. But his mind still wasn't completely in it. It's hard for some players to stay motivated while serving on the scout team, and...

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