Report: Will Grier, father pushed for guaranteed starting job after suspension

Battle lines were drawn in Gainesville between former Florida quarterback Will Grier and Gators head coach Jim McElwain. Grier wanted a guarantee he would return as Florida’s starter once his suspension was up. There would be no guarantees from Florida’s staff though, and that forced Grier to pursue other opportunities. “(Grier and his father) wanted guarantees. The father...
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March 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Will Grier's family supports suspended QB with 'Free Willy' shirts

After leading Florida to a 6-0 record to start the season, quarterback Will Grier was suspended for a full year for failing a test due to what he says was an over-the-counter supplement. Grier will miss the balance of the 2015 season, but is still fighting the NCAA’s ruling, which would cost him the first six games of next season as well. To show their support, Grier’s family...
Via College Spun
November 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Dad writes article of support for Will Grier following suspension

This wasn’t the way things were supposed to go to end the 2015 season for Florida Gators quarterback Will Grier. After leading the school to a surprising 6-0 start and a spot in the top ten, Grier is done for at least the rest of the year following a suspension for PED use. Grier’s father and former high school coach, Chad, has been writing an online column for the Sporting...
Via Gamedayr
October 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Will Grier Broke Down While Apologizing For Suspension During Press Conference

Florida redshirt freshman quarterback Will Grier was suspended for the season today due to use of performance-enhancing drugs. During a press conference this afternoon, Grier spoke about his situation and apologized to his teammates. While doing so, Grier broke down. You can hear his voice quaking as he chokes back tears in this video. UF head coach Jim McElwain steps in at the end...
Via College Spun
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Will Grier tested positive for Ligandrol, gained 43 pounds

Florida quarterback Will Grier has been suspended for the remainder of the season and beyond for testing positive for a banned substance. According to multiple reports, the performance-enhancing drug Grier used is called Ligandrol. Matt Baker of The Tampa Bay Times said he was told Grier did not test positive for Ligandrol. Shortly after his...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Will Grier gets Wikipedia treatment after failed drug test

The Florida Gators received shocking news on Monday afternoon when starting quarterback Will Grier was suspended for the season after a positive test for performance enhancing drugs. Grier was 23-of-42 for 283 yards and two touchdowns in Florida’s 28-27 win over Tennessee. Someone, presumably a Tennessee fan, has updated Grier’s Wikipedia page, and his now crediting steroids...
Via College Spun
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Florida fan called Will Grier's suspension over weekend

The Florida Gators are 6-0 and ranked in the top 10 in the AP Poll, but right now the UF fan base is reeling from the news that starting quarterback Will Grier has been suspended for the remainder of the season for using performance-enhancing drugs.  While Grier’s suspension may have come as a shock to many, at least one Florida fan knew this was going to happen. In fact, this...
Via College Spun
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Florida QB Will Grier suspended for season

Florida quarterback Will Grier has been suspended for the remainder of the season — and possibly beyond — for an NCAA rules violation. Bruce Feldman of FOX Sports is reporting that Grier tested positive for a banned substance. The Gators have been arguably the most surprising team in the country this season, and they owe much of their success to Grier’s steady play. The...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Florida coach says Will Grier is still not the starting QB

Florida quarterback Will Grier must be wondering what else he can do to solidify a starting job for the 4-0 Gators. On Monday, Florida head coach Jim McElwain had his weekly media interviews, and Grier came up in the conversation of a starting job. Per CBS Sports: “We’ll see,” said McElwain. “We’ll see how it goes this week in practice. I thought Will did some real...
Via Gamedayr
September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Gators QB Will Grier spending time with former NFL cheerleader

Life is pretty good if you’re the quarterback for a major college football program. Obviously, the specifics of the situation can make it even sweeter. Technically, Will Grier isn’t the starting quarterback for the Florida Gators, but his life is still looking pretty good right now. Grier, a redshirt freshman, has been battling with sophomore quarterback Treon Harris for the...
Via Gamedayr
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

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