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Gators Expecting A Fast Paced Game

Posted By Blake Bass On August 29, 2013 @ 8:43 AM In Florida News,NCAA | No Comments

Gators_Will_Muschamp_4 [1]Will Muschamp expects Florida’s defense to play 80 to 85 snaps against Toledo’s up-tempo attack in Saturday’s season opener. Muschamp said UF would rotate regularly along the defensive line to counter the game’s pace and noon-kickoff heat.

Toledo, ranked No. 32 nationally in total offense in 2012, returns a receiver ( Bernard Reedy) and tailback ( David Fluellen) who recorded more than 1,000 yards.

Defensive coordinator D.J. Durkin said the Rockets’ no-huddle offense presents challenges, but since Florida’s defense doesn’t huddle either, Toledo’s tempo is not a major advantage.

Read more on Miami Herald [2].


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