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Florida Gators football: Mornhinweg makes his case

The Florida Gators wrapped up spring practice April 13 and its time for a little spring-cleaning. I’ll start by taking a look at a backup quarterback who took a step forward with his play this spring. Skyler Mornhinweg will likely never be anything more than  backup quarterback for the Florida Gators, but his development this spring has certainly caught some eyes. With Jeff Driskel...
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Mornhinweg: No excuses

There comes a time when you are expected to go out and win the game. The Florida Gators are team turmoil right now, but Saturday was that day. Afforded a schedule break with FCS Georgia Southern, Florida was supposed to roll out there and win despite all the issues they have faced this year. That didn’t happen and third string quarterback turned starter Skyler Mornhinweg says there...
November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Here’s The Final Play Of Florida’s Loss To FCS School Georgia Southern

It’s safe to say that the wheels have completely come off in Gainesville, Florida. The Gators, who will not be bowl eligible this season, have just lost to FCS school Georgia Southern. The Eagles ran the ball 54 times for 429 yards, out-gaining UF by 150 yards. They won despite not completing one pass (0/3) on the afternoon. On the game’s final play, Gators quarterback Skyler...
Via College Spun
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Florida Gators football: Georgia Southern preview

The Florida Gators (4-6, 3-5 SEC) will look to end their five-game losing streak when they take on the Georgia Southern Eagles (6-4, 4-4 SoCon) this Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Kick-off is scheduled for 2 p.m. and the game will be televised on Pay-per-view. Florida concluded it Southeastern Conference season last week with a 19-14 loss to the South Carolina Gamecocks in...
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Muschamp expects more chances for Mornhinweg

Pushed into taking his first collegiate snap at South Carolina, redshirt freshman Skyler Mornhinweg did what was asked. He handed the ball off, got the offense in the looks it wanted and threw the ball just twice in the first half. That should change going forward. Florida head coach Will Muschamp said on Monday he expects Mornhinweg to throw more this weekend.
November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

First Half Lead Evaporates as the Florida Gators Lose 5th Consecutive Game

The Florida Gators won the first half on Saturday against the South Carolina Gamecocks 14-6. Two weeks ago, they won the second half against the Georgia Bulldogs 17-0. The real story, however, lies in the other halves of each of those games. For the second time in the last three games, the Gators couldn’t put together 60 minutes of football and as a result now sit at 4-6 after...
Via The Bull Gator
November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Florida to start QB Mornhinweg

Florida freshman Skyler Mornhinweg will start for injured quarterback Tyler Murphy against No. 11 South Carolina on Saturday night. Murphy sprained his throwing shoulder against LSU last month and was sore after last week's loss to Vanderbilt. Gators offensive coordinator Brent Pease had said all week Murphy's status wouldn't be known until game time. Mornhinweg is...
Via AP on Fox
November 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Florida Update: Muschamp names freshman Mornhinweg as likely starter

As reported two days ago at, University of Florida coach Will Muschamp now admits that starting quarterback Tyler Murphy is likely out for Saturday. Muschamp reported on his radio show yesterday that Murphy has not practiced this week due to his injured shoulder and 6′-2″ 214 lb. redshirt freshman Skyler Mornhinweg may start. As previously reported here...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Reports indicating Skyler Mornhinweg may start vs. South Carolina

Third-string quarterback Skyler Mornhinweg may be the starter for the Florida Gators against South Carolina on Saturday.
Via Gamedayr
November 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Skyler Mornhinweg: 10 things to know about Florida’s (potential) next man up

Skyler Mornhinweg may be starting for Florida against South Carolina in case current Gators first-stringer Tyler Murphy can't go. Get to know him.
Via Gamedayr
November 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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