September 23, 2010

UF's Lemmens enjoying the ride

Florida defensive end Duke Lemmens met with reporters Tuesday afternoon for a few minutes. The senior talked about last week's win against Tennessee, preparations for Kentucky and the changes on Florida's defense among other things. Here's a recap:

How was the move to linebacker against Tennessee?
"It was real fun, a good experience. I felt a lot more athletic not having my hand in the dirt. (UF linebackers) coach (D.J.) Durkin did a great job of getting me ready last week for that. It was just a real good experience."

Did you make that transition easily?
"If you watch the film, my footwork was pretty bad at linebacker. I've got a lot of work to do. It didn't feel too un-natural to me, but I've got a lot of technical stuff to work on."

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