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Gators' DB Matt Elam added to Bednarik Watch List



Florida jiunior DB Matt Elam is among four players who have been added to the Chuck Bednarik Watch List.

The Bednarik Award is given annually to the nation's top defensive player.

Semifinalists for the award will be announced on Oct. 29th and three finalists will be announced Nov. 19th.

Elam is 39th in the SEC in total tackles, second on the team. He has four tackles for loss, a sack and an interception this season. He has also forced one fumble. He has appeared in 33 games with 20 starts in his career.

Also added to the list are: Scott Crichton, DL, Oregon State; Kevin Minter, LB LSU, and Mike Taylor, LB, Wisconsin. 




[Last modified: Wednesday, October 24, 2012 10:27am]


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