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Jeff Demps

Jeff Demps will start at tailback for the University of Florida on Saturday as they start the season to defend their 2008 national championship. Demps was a big part of the championship success last year as a true freshman, but looks to make an even bigger impact this year along with his teammates at the position.

Jeff Demps is a player that can score in the blink of an eye from anywhere on the field. With a laser timed 10.01 100-meter time to his name, if he has a seam and the defense doesn't have a very good angle, you can ring up six points. For that reason as well as a bevy of others, Florida Head Coach Urban Meyer named Demps the starter this week for the Gators' season opener. Demps took it in stride...

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