Found April 23, 2012 on The Bull Gator:
The position battle at cornerback may be one of the most open on the Florida Gators roster. There’s experience, youth and youth with experience, but anyone could steal playing time at any moment. Here’s the rundown of the returning cornerbacks that were on the roster in 2011: Jeremy Brown, RJR, 0 games, 0 starts* Loucheiz Purifoy, FR, 13 games, 0 starts Cody Riggs, SO, 13 games, 10 starts Marcus Roberson, FR, 10 games, 10 starts Jaylen Watkins, SO, 13 games, 8 starts *Brown received a medical redshirt in 2011 and will be a redshirt junior again in 2012. He appeared in 11 games and started 10 in 2010. You can ask just about anyone and they will tell you Roberson will occupy one side during the 2012 season. Although his play was shaky at times during his freshman season in 2011, he is the most talented corner on the roster and should excel in 2012 with a better grasp of the defense. The other side is up for grabs. The Gators aren’t sure what they have in Brown. Injured for much of h...
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