April 25, 2007
Five to Follow: Linebackers
GatorBait.net kicked off its coverage of the class of 2008 with our Ten Top Targets and a comprehensive, in depth look at Florida's first Junior Day as well as a recap of the players at the March 24th spring Junior Day. Now that the spring evaluation period has started, we will finish up our pre-spring top targets position by position in our Five to Follow series.
This is one position on the team where the Gators are woefully thin. Florida could sign anywhere from two to four linebackers in the class of 2008 - depending mainly on where a couple of the safeties from the class of 2007 lineup this summer and fall. If any or all of the three of Jerimy Finch, Major Wright and/or Lorenzo Edwards make the move to linebacker, the need is lessened somewhat. If none of them do, the need then of course is greater.
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