Florida's stars will be counted on to perform next fall, but the team will need contributions from everywhere in order to compete. Here are some under-the-radar candidates who will need to shine.
The Florida Gators' 2012 recruiting class featured 14 players who were on the field for a significant amount of time as freshmen, and several will be competing for starting jobs in 2013.
GatorNation's Michael DiRocco offers the six most likely freshmen who can make an impact for the Florida Gators this season.
Each of the six players who enrolled early at Florida could see playing time this fall. One or two even could become starters.
GatorNation's Michael DiRocco breaks down the chances for each of Florida's six early enrollees to play in 2012.
With some stars projected to contribute as freshman and other sleepers expected to surprise, the Gators and coach Will Muschamp get high marks in recruiting.
Florida's class features top prospects in the secondary, but the Gators could use to lock up a couple of pass rushers.
Florida's 2012 recruiting class features two ESPNU 150 prospects among nine defensive players already committed.