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Center A.J. Hawkins

With a year of starting under his belt, junior Center A.J. Hawkins is much more comfortable with his surroundings and being "in charge" of the OL traffic.

Ole Miss junior Center A.J. Hawkins gets it now. There was a time, like with most young players, he didn't, but getting a starting job, and having to battle to keep it, has taught him how "the cow ate cabbage." "When I first got on the team the spring of 2009 after sitting out the fall semester (greyshirt), I found out quickly I was athletically good enough," said A.J., "but what I had to learn... Recommended Stories

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