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Florida position breakdown: Secondary a unit of strength (Andreu)

Discussion in 'RayGator's Swamp Gas' started by gatorjjh, Jul 14, 2019.

  1. gatorjjh

    gatorjjh A Gator with a Glass half full attitude Moderator VIP Member

    Apr 3, 2007
    Irvine, Fl
    Florida position breakdown: Secondary a unit of strength
    gvl sun By Robbie Andreu
    July 14, 2019
    We break down the 2019 Florida football team by position group. This week a look at the secondary.
    The upside
    In CJ Henderson and Marco Wilson, the Gators have one of the best starting cornerback combinations in college football.

    The downside
    Lack of depth at cornerback is a huge concern. Behind Wilson and Henderson, there’s little proven playing experience. That means it’s imperative that the two starters stay healthy and on the field throughout the season.
    full breakdown at:
    Florida position breakdown: Secondary a unit of strength - GatorSports.com
  2. proudgator1973

    proudgator1973 Premium Member

    Our 2019 DB recruiting class gave me a lot of hope that we were on our way back. I'm hoping we can bring get those guys (minus Steele) ready to play quickly. As the Andreu piece points out, we are a bad sprain or a twisted ankle away from having to put some promising but raw talent into the crucible of SEC pressure.
    • Come On Man Come On Man x 1
  3. oneatatime

    oneatatime GC Hall of Fame

    Apr 19, 2007
    • Agree Agree x 3
  4. shane4three

    shane4three GC Hall of Fame

    Dec 24, 2014
    One of the reasons I say every kid getting in and playing is so huge. When we are up in games we will
    Have to play the younger kids. Won’t be many redshirts this year if any at this position. Even with depth (other positions) that new 4 game rule is huge. Allows development and saves wear and tear on 1’s and 2’s.
  5. proudgator1973

    proudgator1973 Premium Member

  6. bike1014

    bike1014 GC Legend

    Jan 9, 2010
    He's at the top of the list of breakout players this season. He could be a special one.
  7. Skink

    Skink GC Hall of Fame

    Like Trey Dean this past season
  8. GatorSean

    GatorSean GC Hall of Fame

    Apr 3, 2007
    I had forgotten all about Slaton... didn't hear a peep about him the entire Spring, and now this. :oops:

    Losing Stewart would hurt big time.

    Everything is still is rumor mode so I can't post, but there is some stuff on the cane boards.
  9. TrueGator

    TrueGator GC Hall of Fame

    Nov 11, 2014
    I hate July (okay, except 4th of July).
    Last edited: Jul 15, 2019
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