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Nelson and Stamper Stand Tall for '05

It was not a good recruiting class by any stretch, not even for a staff that was just brought in to a new school. The 2005 recruiting class for the Florida Gators had very few heroes in a small group to begin with. The class was shredded by discipline and academic issues. As their time winds down, two of the last pieces of the class are making a difference for the nation's No. 1 team.

If you follow recruiting like many die-hard fans do, you might want to skip this next part. The names we are about to repeat from the 2005 class, are players that might just leave you shaking your head and ask just how did Florida do it with this particular class. After five years, it wasn't pretty. The list is littered with malcontents...Jon Demps, Nyan Boateng, Josh Portis, Darryl Gresham... Recommended Stories

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