Florida puts out call for new walk-on kicker on Twitter

Monday October 19th, 2015

Florida is looking to bolster its special teams ranks by bringing on a new kicker to back up Austin Hardin and Jorge Powell, and the team is turning to Twitter to get the word out.

In what sounds like the plot of a feel-good sports film, the Gators' recruiting Twitter handle let all eligible students know that the team is looking to add another big leg for the remainder of the season.

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Hardin missed three consecutive games for Florida this season with a leg injury before returning for Saturday’s 35–28 loss to LSU after his replacement, Powell, was injured on a kickoff.

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