August 26, 2009

Freshmen Report: Predicting who plays

Even after watching practice and listening to the coaches, it can be hard to nail down exactly which of the true freshmen will forgo a red shirt season. Several years ago, despite being the No. 2 safety prospect in the nation on Rivals.com, Kyle Jackson reported to Florida undersized and needing badly to gain strength. Instead of red shirting as predicted, he went on to replace Cory Bailey as a starter with four games remaining in his freshman season.




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