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Florida Gators cornerback Janoris Jenkins to wear coveted No.1 jersey

HOOVER, Ala. -- Florida Gators cornerback Janoris Jenkins will wear the number one on his jersey this season, according to the University of Florida's sports information department.

Jenkins, who will be a sophomore this season, had a breakout season in 2008, starting 12 games and earning first-team freshman All America honors from College Football News. As a freshman, Jenkins had 39 tackles, three interceptions, 11 pass deflections and one forced fumble.

Florida all-purpose star Percy Harvin wore the Gators' No.1 jersey in 2008.

Other new jersey numbers:

No.4, freshman receiver Andre Debose; No.8, freshman running back Mike Gillislee; No.67, freshman offensive lineman Xavier Nixon; No.43, freshman linebacker Jelani Jenkins, No.16, freshman quarterback Jordan Reed; No.93, freshman defensive end Kedric Johnson; No.24, freshman safety Josh Evans; No.77, freshman offensive lineman Jon Halapio and No.64, freshman offensive lineman Kyle Koehne.



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