Originally written on The Bull Gator  |  Last updated 10/28/14
Any talk about the Florida Gators recently has revolved around the quarterback “battle.” Fans want to know who the starter will be even though it realistically has never mattered (at least initially). I don’t say that in a condescending, smack-yourself-for-thinking-there-will-be-a-true-starter way, but deep down everyone had to have known what was ultimately coming – that both Jacoby Brissett and Jeff Driskel will play. Maybe one will rise above the other. Maybe one will take control of the job and propel himself into the role of three-year starter. Maybe, but not now. The Gators have announced that both will play and it’s far from the breaking news it seems to be (yes, the use of that phrase in the title of this post was sarcasm). Will Muschamp and Brent Pease knew all along that they weren’t going to sit whoever didn’t “win” the job and let him watch the season from the sidelines (there’s an easy way to watch a transfer fly away). Both were going to play in one capacity or another...
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