3 days to college football

3 - Lito Sheppard

3 – Lito Sheppard

Lito Decorian Sheppard played defensive back for coach Steve Spurrier‘s Florida Gators football team from 1999 to 2001. Lito arrived in Gainesville as a USA Today All American and FHSAA100 Greatest Players” DB. He was a first-team All-American as a sophomore in 2000, and a first-team All SEC selection in 2000 and 2001. In three seasons, he started twenty-two games, recorded eight interceptions, had eighty-seven tackles, and returned twenty-seven kickoffs for 472 YDS, 22.5 YPR.

Bonus trivia: he is cousin to fellow Gator alumnus Jabar Gaffney and nephew to Don Gaffney and Derrick Gaffney.


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