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With Mike Gillislee's injury history, the Gators need depth at running back

Updated: September 5, 2012, 12:53 PM ET
By Michael DiRocco | GatorNation

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida running back Mike Gillislee had a career game against Bowling Green.

He's going to get the opportunity to have that kind of performance -- 148 yards and two touchdowns on 24 carries -- every week because he'll be the workhorse of the Gators' offense. That means little work for backups Mack Brown, Matt Jones, Omarius Hines and Chris Johnson even though there's still some concern about Gillislee's durability.

"I think he's the kind of back that's ...

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