Travis Blanks might redshirt this season


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Pos: S   Height: 6-0   Weight: 211   Hometown: Tallahassee, FL (North Florida Christian HS)  
Years Played: 2012 - 2015

Dabo Swinney said after Friday's practice that safety Travis BlanksTravis Blanks
Jr. Safety
#11 6-0, 210
Tallahassee, FL

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came to him earlier in the week with the idea to possibly red-shirt this season. The coaching staff will try to hold Blanks the first six or seven weeks and see how it goes. Swinney said it will be a "wait and see" approach to his injury situation.

Swinney said: "Again that is 100 percent coming from him. It isn't even anything we've thought about. We need him and we were getting him ready to go play. He is just a kid that thinks that way. Instead of getting him ready and going into it and us playing him and then trying to make a decision there and losing a year, we want him to feel a hundred percent."

Also, Swinney said that the coaching staff has had discussions on who will or won't redshirt but they are not ready to make any final decisions just yet.

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