December 11, 2011

Depth chart recap: Linebackers

Florida's faster -- and generally smaller --linebackers undeniably struggled at times in run support for a defense that allowed 132 rushing yards per game, but overall the linebacking corps had a pretty solid season led by junior Jon Bostic and sophomore Jelani Jenkins. Especially so, considering the painful lack of numbers in the position group. Bostic and Jenkins finished first and third on the team in tackles and made plenty of big plays while helping both in pass rush and pass protection. There's plenty of reason to be optimistic about this group moving forward as every one of these linebackers will be back next season.



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