Recruiting Mailbag

Q.) Can you give us a list of who we are looking at for the DT and DE spots? And who are the most likely?
Is Lambert still in the picture? And what about Reed?

A.) Dewayne Hendrix, Jarran Reed, Lorenzo Carter, Lorenzo Featherston, Cory Thomas and Thomas Holley are the guys for the defensive line right now.

I think Florida has a good shot at Reed, Featherston and a decent shot at Carter, Thomas and Holley.

Lambert is still in the picture yes but Florida hasn’t talked to him much lately.

Q.) Please give an overall breakdown for numbers at each position.

A.) 1-QB, 1-2 RB, 2-3 WR, 2 TE, 4-5 OL, 4 DL, 1 LB, 4 CB, 1 Safety.

Q.) Who are the top prospects from out of state that we have best shot at in 2014, 2015 and 2016 at this point?

A.) 2014-Lorenzo Carter, Cory Thomas and Deandre Goolsby. The 2015 and 2016 classes are still being sorted out so it’s tough to say on those classes right now.

Q.) Is the rejuvenation of the offense helping change the mind of offensive recruits? Who and how much?

A.) I have noticed that more prospects are talking about how Florida is able to move the ball so the answer  is yes it will eventually but they have to continue to improve on offense each week.

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Andrew Spivey
Andrew always knew he wanted to be involved with sports in some capacity. He began by coaching high school football for six years before deciding to pursue a career in journalism. While coaching, he was a part of two state semifinal teams in the state of Alabama. Given his past coaching experience, he figured covering recruiting would be a perfect fit. He began his career as an intern for Rivals.com, covering University of Florida football recruiting. After interning with Rivals for six months, he joined the Gator Country family as a recruiting analyst. Andrew enjoys spending his free time on the golf course and watching his beloved Atlanta Braves. Follow him on Twitter at @AndrewSpiveyGC.

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