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On Guard

On Guard

Fernando Velasco has not played since the 2004 season. The junior from Wrens, Georgia redshirted all of last season. In 2004, he earned the Iron Man Award as a player who did not miss practice or summer workout during the year. This spring, he won the Most Improved Offensive Lineman Award. Now it appears that he might be the starter this season at split guard. He talks about this and a lot more.

Dave McMahon -- How much do you weigh now? Fernando Velasco -- I weigh about 320 pounds. I want to be around 310 pounds. DM -- What were you when you came here? FV -- I was at 330 at one point. DM -- Do you think it was a good decision that you redshirted last season? FV -- I think it was good. I... Recommended Stories

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