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  1. Why the Jim McElwain era is poised to end Florida's QB droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | Alligator Army

    ... NCAA suspension last fall. But that is arguable for every single Florida starter other than Grier. John Brantley threw some mystifying picks, and couldn't stay healthy enough to maximize his potential. Jeff Driskel did the same, and also seemed ...

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  2. Make-or-break positions in the SEC EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | ESPN

    ... Tim Tebow moved on Florida has been missing a quarterback. The list of failed passers is long, stretching from John Brantley to Treon Harris. And while this year seems to hold more promise with Luke Del Rio stepping up this spring, are we really ...

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  3. Why every Gator quarterback has struggled since TebowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... SEC Network analyst and former Gators receiver Chris Doering believes UF had its quarterback of the future in John Brantley, Gatorade's high school player of the year who replaced Tebow after the 2009 season. But instead of implementing a more ...

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  4. Gators' fans need to give Feleipe Franks time to developRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... and no one worried about who was going to lead the offense. For the past five years, they've worried. From John Brantley , to Jeff Driskel , to Jacoby Brissett, to um, what was that other guy's name? Oh, and yes then there was this year, with Will ...

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  5. Florida vs. Michigan, 2016 Citrus Bowl: What the Gators should work onRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Alligator Army

    ... like the cameos of Ingle Martin and Skyler Mornhinweg still being more relatively poor than absolutely poor. John Brantley and Jeff Driskel each had seasons with passer ratings over 130.00 - and Harris himself had a better passer rating than those ...

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  6. South Carolina Gamecocks Football: Will Muschamp's Biggest Problem at Florida Was Offensive StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Team Speed Kills

    ... UF's offense improved from 50th in S&P+ offense in 2010 (70th in passing) to 33rd in 2011 (15th in passing). John Brantley's passing efficiency improved from 116.4 in '10 to 140.8 in '11. Weis might have worked out as an OC for Muschamp, but we'll ...

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  7. Gator Great Chris Doering Reviews Gators, Upcoming SEC Championship GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... start on offense. No Florida quarterback has thrown for more than 15 touchdowns in a season and only one (John Brantley) has been able to eclipse more than 2,000 yards passing during that span. With the recent struggles of sophomore quarterback ...

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  8. Florida vs. Florida State: Rivalry showdown set for 7:30 p.m. kickoff on ESPNRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Alligator Army

    ... a 21-7 win. The Seminoles struggled mightily on offense, posting under 100 total yards, but poor play from John Brantley and Jacoby Brissett helped the 'Noles prevail. The night game will also be Florida's first this season since its trip to LSU in ...

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  9. Florida mired in trend of quarterback misfortune against LSURead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... from a concussion he suffered against Kentucky two weeks prior, but Florida escaped with a 13-3 win. - 2011: John Brantley and Jeff Driskel were injured against Alabama the week before the Gators visited Tiger Stadium. Freshman Jacoby Brissett's ...

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  10. With Grier gone, Treon Harris returns as Florida Gatorsa starting quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... Driskel sidelined with a broken leg, Tyler Murphy makes just his third-career start. UF loses 17-6. 2011 - John Brantley and Jeff Driskel are injured against Alabama, so freshman Jacoby Brissett makes his first-career appearance in Death Valley. UF ...

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  11. Without Grier, Harris returns to spotlight for No. 8 FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... , third-string quarterback Jacoby Brissett made his first career start at LSU - a last-minute surprise - while John Brantley and Driskel both sat out with injuries.

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  12. Ohio State football: Urban Meyer willingly gave up the Buckeyes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... seasons. In running through his history, Meyer skipped past his worst quarterback run season in 2010, when John Brantley for the Gators finished with minus-111 rushing yards. And then it was on to Braxton Miller and Barrett in Columbus. "Braxton ...

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  13. Florida vs. Mississippi, Sunday Rundown: The Gators look like heavyweights againRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | Alligator Army

    ... quarterback since Tim Tebow last suited up. That's faint praise, clearly, but there were very good games - John Brantley against Ohio State, Jeff Driskel against Tennessee and Vanderbilt, Tyler Murphy against Tennessee, Kentucky, and Arkansas, Treon ...

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  14. Look at that: Florida has a gamer at quarterback in Will GrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... last year after showing up weighing 168 pounds, was 5-for-5 for 123 yards and a TD on fourth downs. That's not John Brantley or Jordan Reed or Jeff Driskel or Skyler Mornhinweg or anyone else who tried to play quarterback since Tebow graduated after ...

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  15. With win over Kentucky, Florida extends longest active win streak vs. one opponentRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2015 | Alligator Army

    ... starting quarterbacks, and the two Florida starters to win multiple games over Kentucky in that span were John Brantley and Jeff Driskel. Its last six wins have come under three separate coaches. Two of them featured quarterbacks - both of whom did ...

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  16. More Sailing CargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | Tugster

    Click here for previous posts on SAILing cargo. You may recall the vessel Ceres , which moved cargo from Vermont to NYC two years ago and which this summer suspended those efforts .

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  17. ESPN chronicles "rise" and fall of Meyer's GatorsRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2015 | Alligator Army

    It's hysterical that a story allegedly chronicling the "rise and fall" of Urban Meyer's Florida program mentions the year 2006 once - and only in the context of it being when Aaron Hernandez's father died - but the ESPN The Magazine piece from former Orlando Sentinel reporter Jeremy Fowler - whom you may remember Meyer labeling a "bad guy" for his role in, uh, reporting a Deonte Thompson quote about John Brantley being a "real quarterback" - claims to do both. Really, it's just the latest "exposA " on the tumultuous times in Gainesville at the twilight of Meyer's tenure.

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  18. Cam Newton remains big 'What if?' for GatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | ESPN

    ... unquestioned role as starter allowed Newton to lose focus, with another highly rated quarterback recruit, John Brantley, becoming the better practice performer. Brantley, a natural pocket passer, won the starting job in 2010 and produced mixed ...

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  19. Jim McElwain's history suggests Florida will ride a single starting quarterbackRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2015 | Alligator Army

    ... and threw all but 88 passes by QBs in that span). Florida hasn't had a starting QB make every start since. John Brantley made 12 of 13 starts in 2010, but failed to throw every pass for Florida over each of its last six games, largely due to ...

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  20. McElwain to students: Make The Swamp a part of your college experienceRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2015 | Alligator Army

    ... He was at one in 2011, though, when Alabama beat Florida - and that game (the first half, really, prior to John Brantley being eaten) ranks as one of the loudest I've ever experienced. So why couldn't Florida produce a 60-second video with McElwain ...

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