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Gilreath heads to the end zone at NW (Fedie/09)

While the new schemes from the new special teams coaches are getting a positive vibe from the players, senior wide receiver/kick returned David Gilreath knows that, as the face of the unit, he has to play with more confidence.

MADISON - As he found the alley way and sprinted for the end zone, David Gilreath could feel the big ape fall off his back. Gilreath, who had been determined to return a kick or punt for a touchdown since coming to campus in 2007, finally accomplished that goal in the final game of the '09 regular season, taking a punt back 68 yards against Northwestern. But while the ape has vanished...

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