Floyd back in natural position

The sophomore played end most of the season but is more comfortable at tackle

Updated: December 21, 2011, 12:06 PM ET
By Michael DiRocco | GatorNation

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida defensive end Sharrif Floyd feels like he's going home.

Not to Philadelphia. This trip is much shorter -- about five feet.

Floyd will line up at defensive tackle in the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl to replace Dominique Easley, who suffered a torn ACL in his left knee in the regular-season finale against Florida State. Floyd played tackle in high school and as a freshman last season but was moved to end this season because the Gators were short there.

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