Gerald Christian, a 6-3 245 lb. tight end has left the University of Florida and will transfer to another school at the end of the semester. According to sources, Louisville is one of the three schools that Christian has expressed interest in.
Christian was a 4-star prospect coming out of high school in 2010. The West Palm Beach native was an Army All American. He chose Florida over Miami, Florida St., Ohio State, South Carolina, Tennessee, Wisconsin, and Georgia, among others.
His frustration at Florida began last year as a true freshman, when he served as a blocking tight end and full back and didn’t touch the ball one time all season. Christian stuck around in hopes that he would become more involved in the Gators offense with coordinator Charlie Weis implementing the west coast offense.
In three games this season for the Gators has caught four passes for 72 yards and 1 touchdown. Christian told the Palm Beach Post that he has already talked to coaches at Louisville, Central Flor...