Posted October 30, 2012 on florida.scout.com
PLAYERS: Jeff Driskel
Whenever Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel dropped back to pass against Georgia, a Georgia pass rusher was almost always there to greet him. The Florida pass protection struggled to block the Bulldogs rushers, which kept the Gators from being able to take any shots down the field in the passing game. It’s an area that has to improve for the Florida offense to get better in the future.
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