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Looking for a Starter at Corner

Janoris Jenkins

In 2009 picking a starting defense for the Florida Gators was easy. All 11 starters returned from 2008 and except for an injury or two all 11 started again in 2009. While the defense returns several starters, one noticeable missing person is Joe Haden, who started at cornerback for three years. Haden is gone to the NFL and so are the two top backups. Cornerback will be scrutinized this spring.

Joe Haden provided a great deal of security at one of the corner positions for the last three seasons. Janoris Jenkins (JR, 5-11, 188) has done that for the last two but had a better freshman year than sophomore season. Jenkins is supposed to move back to his boundary corner spot that he played as a freshman after he and Haden switched last season. The boundary will allow Jenkins to use his...

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