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    Spring Football Preview: Florida

    FLORIDA GATORS

    2011 SEC Football Schedule
    Schedule Breakdown With ESPN's Todd Blackledge
    Tony Barnhart's SEC Eastern Division Preview
    2010 Florida SEC Football Stats
    Download Florida 2010 Football Games

    QUICK FACTS
    Founded: 1853
    Enrollment: 52,271
    President: Dr. J. Bernard Machen (St. Louis, ’68)
    Director of Athletics: Jeremy Foley (Hobart, ’74)
    Institutional / Athletics Website: www.ufl.edu / www.gatorzone.com
    Stadium: Florida Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (88,548)

    HISTORY
    First Year of Football: 1906
    Years Playing Football / Games Played: 104 / 1,081
    All-Time Overall Record: 662-379-40 (.631)
    All-Time Bowl Record: 19-19 (.500)

    COACHING STAFF
    Head Coach: Will Muschamp
         Alma Mater (Year): Georgia (1994)
         Record at School /Years: First season
    Assistant Coaches (Alma Mater/Year/Responsibilities):
         D.J. Durkin (Bowling Green/2001/Linebackers/Special Teams Coordinator)
         Aubrey Hill (Florida/1996/Wide Receivers/Recruiting Coordinator)
         Derek Lewis (Texas/1998/Tight Ends)
         Travaris Robinson (Auburn/2007/Defensive Backs)
         Dan Quinn (Salisbury State/1994/Defensive Coordinator/Defensive Line)
         Frank Verducci (Seton Hall/1980/Offensive Line/Running Game Coordinator)
         Charlie Weis     (Notre Dame/1978/Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks)
         Brian White (Harvard/1986/Running Backs)
         Bryant Young (Notre Dame/1994/Defensive Line)

    TEAM INFORMATION
    Basic Offense: Pro Style
    Basic Defense: Multiple
    Letterwinners Returning: 45
         Offense:        21
         Defense:        21
         Specialists        3
    Letterwinners Lost: 24
         Offense:        8
         Defense:        14
         Specialists:        2

    *Starters Returning: 13 (7 offense/5 defense/1 specialist)
    Offense:        
    WR Deonte Thompson (5-11, 203, Sr.)
    OT Xavier Nixon (6-5, 300, Jr.)
    QB John Brantley (6-3, 218, Sr.)
    RB Chris Rainey (5-9, 175, Sr.)
    RB Trey Burton (6-2, 219, So.)   
    RB Jeff Demps (5-8, 184, Sr.)
    WR Frankie Hammond, Jr. (6-1, 176, Sr.)

    Defense:       
    DT Omar Hunter (6-0, 307, Jr.)
    LB Jon Bostic (6-1, 238, Jr.)
    LB Jelani Jenkins (6-0, 220, So.)
    CB Jeremy Brown (5-10, 184, Jr.)
    CB Janoris Jenkins (5-11, 186, Sr.)

    Specialists:       
    K Caleb Sturgis (5-11, 191, Sr.)

    Starters Lost: 11 (4 offense /6 defense/1 specialist)
    Offense:       
    OT Marcus Gilbert (6-5, 322, Sr.)
    OG Carl Johnson (6-5, 360, Sr.)
    C Mike Pouncey (6-4, 310, Sr.)
    OG Maurice Hurt (6-3, 320, Sr.)

    Defense:       
    DE Justin Trattou (6-3, 252, Sr.)   
    DE Duke Lemmens (6-3, 253, Sr.)
    LB A.J. Jones (6-1, 226, Sr.)
    S Will Hill (6-1, 204, Sr.)
    S Ahmad Black (5-9, 189, Sr.)

    Specialists:       
    P Chas Henry (6-3, 222, Sr.)

    *-Specialists include kickers and punters only

    Returning 2010 Post-Season Honorees (Position/Name/2010):
    •    CB Janoris Jenkins (1st-team AP All-SEC Team; 2nd-team SEC Coaches All-SEC Team)
    •    RS Andre DeBose (1st-team Rivals.com Freshman All-American; 1st-team Sporting News Freshman All-American; 1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)
    •    OL Jon Halapio (1st-team Sporting News Freshman All-American)
    •    LB Jelani Jenkins (2nd-team Rivals.com Freshman All-American; 1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)
    •    AP Trey Burton (1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)
    •    DL Sharrif Floyd (1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)
    •    LB Ronald Powell (1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)