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Holliday has Experienced Talent at Safety

Time for Kyle Jackson to step up.

When the Gators rolled into the 2006 season, there were some question marks at certain positions on their rosters, but not at the safety position. Now, with the loss of a potential starter in Avery Atkins, it caused a ripple effect with Reggie Nelson moving to cornerback, thus opening up a gap in the safeties slot.

The Gators are now looking to a veteran player to return to form from his excellent freshman season. Kyle Jackson should start the season at free safety joined by Tony Joiner at strong safety. The cast of characters behind them is talented but young. The safeties coach at Florida, John "Doc" Holliday, certainly would like have Nelson back in the fold. He knows he has a few good players that... Recommended Stories