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Jeff Driskel injured his ankle during the Florida Gator – Louisiana-Layfette Rajun Cajun game and Jacoby Brissett was forced to come in who threw the game tying pass to tight end Jordan Reed. The Gators blocked a punt with seconds left in the game for a score by Jelani Jenkins for the go ahead win. It’s frustrating that the Florida Gators are struggling with a team from the Sunbelt conference after such a promising start. They didn’t win the SEC East although they have only lost to Georgia. The Florida Gators take on Jacksonville State next week and then their rivals the Florida State Seminoles which will be the biggest game of the season for them.
Thanks for all the prayers #gatornation Im gonna be fine!
— Jeff Driskel (@jeffdriskel) November 11, 2012
Also, Jeff Driskel gets plenty of hate mail on Twitter! Stay classy Gator fans.
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— Jeff Driskel (@jeffdriskel) November 11, 2012
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UF quarterback Jeff Driskel was seen walking around campus in crutches today after suffering a sprained ankle against Louisiana-Layfette. Jacoby Brissett finished the game for the Florida Gators and lead them to an eventual win. Driskel was said to be questionable to play by head coach Will Muschamp. Muschamp said how Driskel’s ankle was swollen and it was black and blue. He even...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel is doubtful for Saturday's game against Jacksonville State.
Coach Will Muschamp says fellow sophomore Jacoby Brissett likely will start against the lower-division Gamecocks.
Driskel sprained his right ankle in the third quarter of Saturday's 27-20 win over Louisiana-Lafayette and probably won't practice this...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. The Florida Gators opened preparation for their home finale Monday uncertain of whether Jeff Driskel's injured right ankle would be healed enough for him to play Saturday against Jacksonville State.
Fortunately for the Gators, they don't seem too concerned if Driskel can't play, given fellow sophomore Jacoby Brissett's performance Saturday. Brissett...
Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel came out of Saturday’s win over Louisiana with an ankle sprain. He sat on the trainer’s table while being evaluated and was taken to the Florida locker room soon after that. Florida coach Will Muschamp said on Monday morning that he doesn’t expect Driskel to play this weekend against Jacksonville State. His status is still up in the air.
Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel is doubtful for Saturday's game
against Jacksonville State.
No. 7 Florida will be without quarterback Jeff Driskel against lower-division Jacksonville State on Saturday.
Coach Will Muschamp ruled Driskel out Wednesday because of a sprained right ankle, saying Jacoby Brissett will start against the Gamecocks (6-4). It will be Brissett's third start in two seasons.
More important, Muschamp said he's unsure whether Driskel will be...
The Gators took out the Ragin' Cajuns in the Swamp Saturday, but the win did not come easy. After losing starting quarterback Jeff Driskel in the second half, Florida came from behind to take the 27-20 win over Louisiana-Lafayette. Cody Jones and Amy Campbell discuss it all right here.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. As Gators starting quarterback Jeff Driskel walked across campus on crutches Tuesday, fellow sophomore Jacoby Brissett continued to prepare as if hell start Saturdays game against Jacksonville State.
Brissett replaced an injured Driskel in last weeks win over Louisiana-Lafayette and finished 6 of 8 for 64 yards and a touchdown. Driskels sprained right ankle has...
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No. 7 Florida 27, Louisiana-Lafayette 20
OT? We dont need no stinking OT? Just when it looked like Florida was headed to a loss and then to overtime, the sun set on Louisiana-Lafayette of the Sun Belt. The Gators scored 14 points in the final 1:41 to avoid what would have been a monumental upset. This victory...
Jacoby Brissett took the first snap of Florida's season, then headed to the bench.
He's pretty much been there ever since.
But with Jeff Driskel doubtful for Saturday's game against FCS opponent Jacksonville State, Brissett likely will get another chance under center for the seventh-ranked Gators (9-1).
"There's no question, I think it's a great example...
Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel is considered doubtful for Saturday’s game against Jacksonville State. He will test the ankle on Wednesday to get a better idea, but after spending the first two days of the week on crutches and in a boot, the Gators are expecting Jacoby Brissett to start the game. The offense will change to feature Brissett’s strengths and eliminate most of the...
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The HQ saw this happen week one and thought, out loud, that the Florida Gators were going to have a long year...
Remember how Miami (OH) (or was it Bowling Green...??? #MACtion runs all together in our collective consciousness) kept even with the Gators in Gainesville until early in the fourth quarter...
The whole "depth" thing kept...