Enroll early, play early?

Five freshmen and one transfer are already in the fold and looking to play in 2012

Updated: January 18, 2012, 10:28 AM ET
By Michael DiRocco | GatorNation
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- There's no question that enrolling in January gives a freshman a head start on becoming ready to play on Saturdays in the fall.

Florida has six players who are hoping to take advantage of participating in February conditioning, spring practice and offseason workouts. Here's a look at the six, with a summary of their strengths and weaknesses (based on the scouts report on each player's Recruiting Nation profile page) and a projection of the impact they could make in 2012:

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