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Tight Ends Developing

Gerald Christian

There is no more youthful position on the Florida Gator football squad than at tight end. Gone is all-American and Mackey Award winning tight end Aaron Hernandez to the pros and in his place are four freshmen with absolutely zero college experience. Brian White has his hands full this fall as the coach at the position, but is starting to like the talent he has on hand.

With four freshmen at the position, Florida will have to make some decisions at tight end this year. Desmond Parks, Jordan Reed, Gerald Christian, and Mike McFarland are a group that has a well rounded list of traits for the position, each with their own style. As of now, Parks is recovering from injury and McFarland is catching up having just arrived on campus in June. Jordan Reed and Gerald...

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