Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 7/7/13

The only person that has received more scrutiny than the actual person was allegedly charged in the murder of Odin Lloyd is Aaron Hernandez’s former college coach at Florida, Urban Meyer. The current Ohio State Buckeyes head coach has been the target of criticism for being involved in covering up, or at least not holding Hernandez accountable for his indiscretions while in Gainesville, which may nor may not include an alleged bar fight before Hernandez ever took the field, and multiple failed drug tests. Meyer’s former program has been questioned by many over the past few weeks, and it wasn’t until now that Meyer attempted to set the record straight from his side of the street in a series of text messages with Tim May of the Columbus Dispatch. “Prayers and thoughts are with the family and friends of the victim,” Meyer said. “Relating or blaming these serious charges to the University of Florida, myself or our staff is wrong and irresponsible.” “I just received an email from a friend where there is an accusation of multiple failed drug tests by Hernandez covered up by University of Florida or the coaching staff. This is absolutely not true,” Meyer said. “Hernandez [...]

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