As Florida enters the homestretch of its first season beneath the route of head coach Billy Napier, the groups long-anticipating roster turnover has commenced. It is from atypical when a staff enters its inaugural offseason beneath the route of a brand new teaching regime.
The method began after Florida misplaced to Georgia on Oct. 29 when the Gators dismissed junior outdoors linebacker Brenton Cox, who led the staff with eight tackles for loss this season, from the roster for causes Napier vaguely described as “cumulative” however in the end executed in “the very best pursuits of the staff.”
Additional modifications to the Gators’ roster weren’t a matter of if however when.
“Relying on the place you are at as a program, you probably have extra stability, there’s benefits relative to minimal turnover,” Napier mentioned throughout his weekly look on the SEC coaches teleconference Wednesday. “If you’re new or inherited a program, clearly you are gonna have a bit bit extra attrition, proper?”
Since Cox’s departure seven extra Florida scholarship gamers have both entered the NCAA switch portal, introduced their intent to switch or been dismissed from this system. It is a operating listing of all scholarship departures from Florida’s roster. There may be additionally a scholarship chart on the finish.