Seven Questions the South Carolina Gamecocks Need To Answer This Spring

Lee W.Correspondent IMarch 16, 2009

Seven Questions the South Carolina Gamecocks Need To Answer This Spring

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    COLUMBIA, SC - NOVEMBER 01:  Teammates Moe Brown #9 and Kenny McKinley #11 celebrate with Mike Davis #25 after his touchdown against the Tennessee Volunteers # of the South Carolina Gamecocks during their game at Williams-Brice Stadium on November 1, 2008

Can Gacia produce at the quarterback position? Who will be the backup?

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    GAINESVILLE, FL - NOVEMBER 15:  Justin Trattou #94 of the Florida Gators sacks quarterback Stephen Garcia #5 of the South Carolina Gamecocks at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on November 15, 2008 in Gainesville, Florida. Florida defeated South Carolina 56-6.  (

Will the offensive line TOUGHEN UP?

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    COLUMBIA - NOVEMBER 1:  Mike Davis #25 of the South Carolina Gamecocks carries the ball during the game against the Tennessee Volunteers at Williams-Brice Stadium on November 1, 2008 in Columbia, South Carolina. (Photo by: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Who will replace Kenny McKinley? Who will break out as a Wide Reciver?

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    COLUMBIA, SC - NOVEMBER 01:  Head coach Steve Spurrier of the South Carolina Gamecocks talks to his team against the Tennessee Volunteers during their game on November 1, 2008 at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Leck

Who will replace Mike Davis as primary ballcarrier?

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    COLUMBIA, SC - NOVEMBER 01:  Chris Smelley #7 of the South Carolina Gamecocks hands the ball off to teammate Mike Davis #25 during their game against the Tennessee Volunteers at Williams-Brice Stadium on November 1, 2008 in Columbia, South Carolina.  (Pho

Who will replace the Top five secondary of last year?

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    TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 01:  Tony Moeaki #81 of the Iowa Hawkeyes runs upfield as he fights off the tackle of Chris Culliver #17 of the South Carolina Gamecocks during the Outback Bowl on January 1, 2009 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by

Will the recruits make instant contributions?

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    KNOXVILLE, TN - OCTOBER 29:  Head coach Steve Spurrier of the South Carolina Gamecocks celebrates a 16-15 victory over the Tennessee Volunteers with his quarterback Blake Mitchell during their game on October 29, 2005 at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn

Who are these assistant coaches? How will the players react?

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    COLUMBIA - NOVEMBER 1:  A general view of the South Carolina Gamecocks mascot running the flag on the field during the game against the Tennessee Volunteers at Williams-Brice Stadium on November 1, 2008 in Columbia, South Carolina. (Photo by: Streeter Lec

You can do it Steve!!! WE Belive!! GO COCKS!

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    COLUMBIA, SC - SEPTEMBER 1:  Coach Steve Spurrier of the South Carolina Gamecocks waits for the start of his game against the University of Central Florida Golden Knights on September 1, 2005 at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina.  (Photo

2009 Schedule

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    COLUMBIA, SC - SEPTEMBER 13:  Mascot Sir Big Spur of the South Carolina Gamecocks during the game against the Georgia Bulldogs at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina on September 13, 2008.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)