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Pre-Spring Depth Chart

Discussion in 'RayGator's Swamp Gas' started by Ahab, Feb 7, 2019.

  1. Ahab

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    QB Franks/Jones/Trask/Jones
    RB Perine/Pierce/Davis/Clement/Wright
    WR Jefferson/Grimes/Henderson/Wells
    WR Cleveland/Hammond/Weston/
    WR Swain/Toney/Copeland/Marks
    TE Pitts/Krull/Gamble/Zipperer/Lang
    LT Forsythe/Gouraige/Wilson/Tarquin (rehabbing)
    LG Heggie/Hammond/Eguakun
    C Buchanan/Heggie/McDowell (rehabbing)
    RG Moore/Bleich/Simonds/White
    RT Banks/Delance/Harrod

    DE Zuniga/Moon/Chatfield/Clayton/Diabate/Summerall
    DT Shuler/Conliffe/Ancrum
    DT Campbell/Slaton/Dunlap/Humphries
    DE Greenard/Carter/Langham
    MLB Reese/Jackson/Black/Pierre/Miller (rehabbing?)
    OLB Houston/Johnson/Reese/Bogle/Brunson
    STAR Dean/Burney/Hopper
    CB Henderson/McWilliams/Elam/Edwards
    SS Taylor/Stiner/Lenton/Whittemore
    FS Stewart/Davis/Huggins
    CB Wilson/Steele/Hill/Kimbrough
     
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  2. g8rboy

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    So THAT’S what a roster is supposed to look like
     
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  3. DBCooper

    DBCooper GC Hall of Fame

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    I hope there is enough competition that it changes 15-20 times between spring and the fourth week in August.
     
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  4. gatorcloud

    gatorcloud VIP Member

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    Great depth chart! Thx,

    Do we know if Whittemore starts at safety or wide receiver?
     
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  5. Ahab

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    I think they said safety. There's more opportunity there in this class.
     
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  6. bernie_lomax

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    The “ / “ typically means “or”
    So you’re not really going out on a limb here.
     
  7. Gatorrick22

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    Who made this list? Not the coaches. There are some tweaks needed to that chart. This will change by the time we start our first football game in Orlando next season.
     
  8. mdfgator

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    No wr
     
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  9. Ahab

    Ahab GC Hall of Fame

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    I made the list to get the conversation started. Go ahead and offer your tweaks.
     
  10. G8tas

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    Will Marco be ready for the fall?
     
  11. INGATORSWETRUST

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    He should. Went out the 2nd game, so that should be almost a year. Not tall or heavy where it takes longer to recover. However, the CB position requires a lot of cutting, change of direction and lateral quickness. Could be 18 plus months until fully recovered and confident in his leg again.m to react without thinking or worry. Was injured in HS as well, so could simply be body not built for that type activity and breaks down over time? Hopefully ready for Fall
     
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  12. SuperMOM

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    I would have Grimes starting over Swain. The fsu game showed that he is a big time receiver waiting to happen.
     
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  13. SJB612

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    Put anybody but McWilliams at that spot behind Hendo.
     
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  14. Ahab

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    Grimes is an outside receiver right? He'd need to beat out Jefferson or Cleveland then.
     
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  15. incoldblood

    incoldblood All American

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    Elam may be 2nd cb over Mcwilliams. But Mcwilliams does have a big experience edge.
     
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  16. incoldblood

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    Swain is the starter at slot, not Grimes’ position.
     
  17. ncg8or

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    Suggested updates on offense...Grimes is better than Cleveland, Toney is better than Swain, and Bleich was running 2nd string guard at the end of the season.

    WR Jefferson/Cleveland/Henderson/Wells
    WR Grimes/Hammond/Weston/
    WR Toney/Swain/Copeland/Marks
    RG Bleich/Moore/Simonds/White

    Suggested updates on defense...Elam over McWilliams, Black over Jackson (or Johnson) as he's going to play a lot this year. The DL/LB breakdown is a little confusing since we run a 3-4 front but man, do we have a lot of bodies for those spots!

    MLB Reese/Black/Jackson/Pierre/Miller (rehabbing?)
    CB Henderson/Elam/McWilliams/Edwards
     
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  18. incoldblood

    incoldblood All American

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    Seems to be a feeling that we potentially need a couple to transfer out to make room for grad transfer(s). Based on this chart some likely ones to me would be wr Wells, lb Brunson, and cb Edwards. After some years here and still at the bottom of the depth chart, just looks like they need to go elsewhere if they want to play. Not that I would favor pushing anyone out. I would hope they get their UF degree.
     
  19. GameTime1

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    I'm interested in how the DEs play out. Will greenard play more SDE or WDE? What about zuniga? Are carter and Langham becoming DTs or big DEs?
     
  20. SJB612

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    Experience getting smoked. But maybe he'll make a big jump.
     
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