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Chomping at Bits: Florida’s CeCe Jefferson and Tyler Jordan likely available for LSU

David Sharpe also returned to practice yesterday.

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CeCe Jefferson, Tyler Jordan, and David Sharpe could be available against LSU: Jefferson and Jordan have been at practice all week. The two had been earlier noted as questionable, with Jefferson probably being available. Sharpe participated in yesterday’s practice. How much any of them would play, or in what capacity, is yet to be determined, but Jefferson seems most likely to contribute. (Scott Carter, Florida Gators; Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun; Matt Baker, Tampa Bay Times; Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

Reserves step up for injured players: The Gators played without three starters on the offensive line for much of the South Carolina game. (Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun)

Austin Appleby and LSU QB Danny Etling’s Purdue connection: The two spent time together with the Boilermakers and are friends. This is information that is sure to be repeatedly mentioned during Saturday’s broadcast. (Jordan McPherson, Miami Herald; NIck de la Torre, Gator Country)

Florida football Wednesday press conference links:

Jim McElwain discusses keys to success against LSU: McElwain notes that the Gators need to win on first down and win the turnover margin against the Tigers. (Thomas Goldkamp, 247 Sports)

Florida vs. St. Bonaventure previews: The Gators and Bonnies will tip-off at 7:00 p.m. in Lakeland tonight. (Chris Harry, Florida Gators; Scott LaPeer, Gainesville Sun; Edgar Thompson, Orlando Sentinel)

Mike White wants KeVaughn Allen to keep shooting: White noted that Allen will pass up shots when he isn’t in a great offensive rhythm, and that he is the one player on the team that he would prefer not do that. (Ryan Young, SEC Country)

Football recruiting: Jim McElwain is pitching 4-star Auburn commit Tray Bishop to change to the “right orange and blue.” Bishop, an athlete, committed to the Tigers as a quarterback but has decided that he wants to play defensive back in college. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

Florida’s most underrated 2017 recruits: All three players singled out are 3-stars. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

The SEC is Alabama and everyone else: 13 teams are looking up at the Tide. (Scott Carter, Florida Gators)

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