Found October 06, 2012 on Crystal Ball Run:
It was billed as a battle between the defensive lines, and for the most part, LSU and Florida lived up to the pregame hype. The two teams combined to score just three first half points, and it took almost until the end of the third quarter before either team broke 100 yards of total offense. But in a game where the headliners were the big boys up front, it was one of the smallest guys on the field who made the biggest play of the afternoon. That man was Florida defensive back Matt Elam, and in the end, his key strip of LSU receiver Odell Beckham proved to be the difference in a game that ultimately ended with a 14-6 Florida victory.   Up until the moment of Elam’s play, Florida’s defensive line had controlled LSU’s banged up front line and for the most part the Tigers couldn’t get anything going in the run or pass game. But for one play the line held up, and quarterback Zach Mettenberger hit Odell Beckham for a 56-yard gain, first down and major momentum shif...
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