Bailey is glad to be back

Sophomore Allen Bailey is finally healthy and ready to go. He's very excited to be back and is looking forward to his big challenge this Saturday. Read on to see what Bailey is saying about his injury, the rehab process, Saturday's game, Tim Tebow, and much more.

Q: How excited are you to be back?

A: It is great to be back. It has been a long 3 and a half months. I am starting to get my legs and back and I can not wait to play again.

Q: How healthy are you right now?

A: My left side is not as strong as my right side, but I am good to go. I will get that back.

Q: How frustrating was this injury?

A: It was very frustrating. I hated having to miss the summer and fall camp. I could not do all the things I wanted, but I am getting it back now.

Q: How much do expect to play?

A: Coach Shannon said all the linemen are going to rotate. He was telling us like 20 to 25 snaps. He wants to keep everyone fresh.

Q: How is it starting your season against a team like UF?

A: It is a challenge. I am a little bit nervous, but I will be fine. I just need to watch my reads and everything will be. It is still football.

Q: How important is it for the defensive line to play well?

A: It is very important. If we can play well everything will fall into place. We know we need to control the trenches.

Q: How do you go about stop Tim Tebow?

A: You tackle him like anyone else. All I have to do is wrap him up and drive him. It is no big deal.


Canes Time Top Stories