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The Audible: Did the Florida Gators fail Jeff Driskel?

Former Florida QB Jeff Driskel has found success at Louisiana Tech. YardbarkerAway from Florida and the SEC spotlight, Jeff Driskel has quietly become a good quarterback at Louisiana Tech. So what in the world happened to him in Gainesville? With instability and other issues at play, did the Gators fail him?Bruce Feldman and Stewart Mandel discuss Driskel on The Audible. Click...
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Louisiana Tech trolls Florida over QB Jeff Driskel

Current Louisiana Tech quarterback Jeff Driskel didn’t have the most successful collegiate career while in Gainesville. Enter a new year and a new school though, and Driskel is proving sometimes all you need is a change of scenery. So far this year Driskel has thrown for 13 touchdowns for La. Tech, more than any season he was playing for UF, where he was an on-and-off starter....
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October 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech Trolls Florida Over Jeff Driskel’s Success With Bulldogs

Louisiana Tech quarterback Jeff Driskel has thrown 13 touchdown passes in 2015, which, surprisingly, is the best mark of his career. Driskel, who was Florida’s off-and-on starter for a few seasons before transferring for his final year to play for the Bulldogs, threw for 12 touchdowns back in 2012. Louisiana Tech had a bit of fun with Florida fans on Twitter regarding the matter...
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October 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Which transfer QBs performed the best in week one?

Week one of the college football season is in the book! Make sure you read all of our articles about week one and check out yesterday’s roundtable about the biggest surprises of week one. Today, we continue to look back at week one as TSS associate editors Bart Doan and Terry Johnson join staff writer Kevin Causey and special rotating guests in our weekly roundtable discussing...
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September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Jeff Driskel granted permission to transfer from Florida

For weeks now, there have been rumors regarding whether Florida junior quarterback Jeff Driskel would return to the program for his final season of collegiate eligibility. It looks like he will, in fact, be moving on. Driskel has been granted a release from the program by new head coach Jim McElwain. McElwain didn’t want to hold Driskel “hostage.” #Gators coach Jim McElwain...
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January 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jeff Driskel thinking about transfer to Duke

Jeff Driskel’s playing days in Florida are likely over. The Gators’ redshirt junior quarterback was replaced as the starter by freshman Treon Harris midway through the 2014 season and is now considering a transfer, according to reports.  According to Laura Keeley of the Raleigh News & Observer, Driskel might land at Duke. The redshirt junior has one year of eligibility...
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December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida benches Jeff Driskel, beats Tennessee

With one quarter remaining in Florida’s contest against Tennessee, Gators fans are finally getting their wish. Head coach Will Muschamp has decided to bench starting quarterback Jeff Driskel in favor of freshman Treon Harris. Harris will work his first series to start the fourth quarter. Treon Harris enters for the #Gators. — GatorZone Football (@GatorZoneFB) October 4, 2014...
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October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida WR indicates on Twitter that he wants a new QB

Well this is awkward. Florida sophomore wide receiver Demarcus Robinson appears to have voiced his opinion that the Gators need a new starting quarterback much in the same way that a fan would. No, he didn’t post on a fan message board or call into talk radio, but he did retweet a tweet by GatorZone […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Emmitt Smith calls for Jeff Driskel to be benched

Emmitt Smith was so frustrated watching quarterback Jeff Driskel stink it up for Florida in a 42-21 loss to Alabama on Saturday that he begged the Gators to bench the QB. Here’s what Smith, a former Gators running back, tweeted during the game: Put Jeff Driskel on the bench please, I have seen enough. — […]
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida Gators football: New candidate emerges for OC

All that Florida Gators football fans want for Christmas is a new offensive coordinator, but it seems they will be sorely disappointed when they look under the tree. The Gainesville Sun’s Pat Dooley reported Monday that Florida would not hire its new offensive coordinator until after January 1. Everyone can relax and enjoy holidays. Florida oc won't be hired til after jan 1 and...
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

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