JEFF DRISKEL RUMORS & GOSSIP
On Sunday, reports came out that Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel would play out his fifth year of eligibility for Skip Holtz and Louisiana Tech. The now-former Gator has confirmed the move in a statement to the University Athletic Association:
“There have been rumors going around that I am going to leave the University of Florida and transfer to Louisiana...
Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel is reportedly moving on to a new school. On Sunday, JC Shurburtt of 247Sports.com reported that Driskel has informed other interested schools that he will be transferring to Louisiana Tech. Driskel, the No. 1 quarterback prospect coming out of high school back in 2011, lost his job to freshman quarterback Treon...Read More
Jeff Driskel is reportedly transferring from the University of Florida to Louisiana Tech.
Saturday, Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel, who lost his starting job to freshman Treon Harris this past season, was granted his release by new Gators head coach Jim McElwain. Driskel has one year of eligibility remaining, and understandably wants to be in a situation where he’s given an opportunity to play. Sunday night, via 247 Sports’ JC Shurburtt, we’re...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel has asked to be released from his scholarship.
New Gators coach Jim McElwain said before Saturday's Birmingham Bowl against East Carolina that the former starting quarterback has asked for the release.
McElwain, who was not coaching in the game, said the decision is up to Driskel, who came into the game late in the second quarter...
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Former five-star recruit Jeff Driskel has been granted his release from the Florida Gators football program. New head coach Jim McElwain indicated that the program wasn’t going to hold Driskel “hostage” when announcing the release of his scholarship.
This means that the soon-to-be senior quarterback will be given an opportunity to catch on with another top-tier program....
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.”
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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...
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 […]
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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. — […]