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Jeff Driskel

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  • UF coach Will Muschamp seeks answers in Gators' secondary as season opener looms

    UF coach Will Muschamp seeks answers in Gators' secondary as season opener looms
    GAINESVILLE — A big day for quarterback Jeff Driskel and UF's receivers in the Swamp was a welcome sight for coach Will Muschamp during last Friday's team scrimmage. But big plays from a Gators' passing game among the SEC's worst the past three...
  • What a difference a year has made for injury-free 2014 Gators

    What a difference a year has made for injury-free 2014 Gators
    GAINESVILLE — The 2013 Florida Gators were doomed from the start. At least it looks that way in hindsight as the 2014 squad continues with the first week of summer practices. A year ago this week, the Gators opened training camp without...
  • Older, wiser Demarcus Robinson could be dangerous weapon for Gators

    GAINESVILLE — UF receiver Demarcus Robinson is built to catch footballs. His physique strikes fear in defenses. Begin with hands the size of oven mitts, the speed to cover 40 yards in 4.39 seconds and his penchant to perform jaw-dropping...
  • Gators' talented stable of running backs gives UF's offense plenty of options

    Gators' talented stable of running backs gives UF's offense plenty of options
    GAINESVILLE — Every day, every practice, every snap, Gators running back Matt Jones is ready. A season after Jones missed training camp and most of the season with either illness or injury, his level of commitment and excitement is understandable....
  • Gators search for backup quarterback, aim to resolve other key questions during preseason camp

    GAINESVILLE — The Florida Gators are confident they can bounce back from a disappointing 4-8 season. Will Muschamp is coaching for his job, but many of the pieces appear to be in place for UF to bounce back and contend in the SEC East. While the...
  • UF's Will Muschamp high on 2014 Gators as preseason camp opens Monday

    UF's Will Muschamp high on 2014 Gators as preseason camp opens Monday
    GAINESVILLE — UF coach Will Muschamp loves his 2014 Gators, and he has not been shy about showing it. Muschamp has done nothing to temper expectations on the heels of a humbling and humiliating 4-8 season. Instead, he used the offseason to stir up...
  • UF slot receiver Latroy Pittman looks to break out for Gators after two underachieving seasons

    UF slot receiver Latroy Pittman looks to break out for Gators after two underachieving seasons
    GAINESVILLE -- UF receiver Latroy Pittman always wanted to be a Gator, but not just any Gator. Pittman grew up in Citra, less than 30 miles down the road from Gainesville, idolizing Percy Harvin. Harvin was a two-time national champion and the most...
  • Gators fired up to finally play season opener

    Gators fired up to finally play season opener
    GAINESVILLE — UF defensive end Dante Fowler Jr. could not hide his emotions in the wake of last weekend's canceled season opener. Like many athletes these days, Fowler did not even try. The 266-pound 20-year-old instead grabbed his smartphone...
  • A quick look at Gators' matchup with Eastern Michigan

    A quick look at Gators' matchup with Eastern Michigan
    Eastern Michigan at Florida Where: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium TV: 4 p.m., SEC Network Weather: 87 degrees, 50 percent /thunderstorms Online: OrlandoSentinel.com/swampthings, @osgators or #gators Quick slant: The Gators have won 24 straight...
  • UF's rainout against Idaho costs Gators' offense a chance to find its footing

    GAINESVILLE — One week into the college football season, the Florida Gators are seven days closer to the SEC season but no closer to answers about their new up-tempo offense. The first chance to get some was washed away last Saturday night when...
  • Despite ups and downs at UF, quarterback Jeff Driskel's toughness earned respect of Gators

    Despite ups and downs at UF, quarterback Jeff Driskel's toughness earned respect of Gators
    GAINESVILLE — A broken leg cost UF coach Will Muschamp a shot at a major college football scholarship 25 years ago and forced him to go the walk-on route at the University of Georgia. It's no surprise that Muschamp wants players who are...