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Florida defense trying to repeat 2011

The Gators allowed 95 total yards to Florida State last year with just 30 of those coming on the ground. However, they still lost. The defensive performance was dominant, as the Seminoles returned an interception for a touchdown and started two drives inside the Florida 20-yard line because of other interceptions. The Florida defense is hoping to replicate its strong performance on Saturday.

The issue for the Florida defense was the same on that it dealt with all season. The Gators couldn't force any turnover. The Florida State defense created havoc for quarterback John Brantley and forced him to turn the ball over. The Seminoles couldn't get the offense going, but with the short field position the defense created, it didn't matter. "They finished when we had a chance to get some...

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