Editor's note: We're breaking down the Gators' two-deep depth chart every day for the next two weeks. We'll cover every position and offer a glimpse into the future. QUARTERBACK The starter: Junior Jeff Driskel The backup: Sophomore Skyler Mornhinweg The rest: True freshmen Will Grier and Treon Harris The lowdown: It wasn't much of a competition.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Soaring temperatures and a lack of football tells you that spring is over in Florida. It's time for the long days of summer. The Gators will work out in the weight room, delve deeper into playbooks and conduct drills with each other.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Nobody does optimism quite like a football team in springtime. Especially one with a lot to prove. As Florida made its way through spring practice, a majority of players who spoke to the media predicted that 2014 will be a whole lot better than 2013.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Progress. It's what Florida fans expect to see this fall. It's what they hope to see in Saturday's spring game. Everyone is under much more scrutiny after the Gators' 4-8 record last season, but mostly the microscope will be on a brand-new offense that has been installed in just 14 spring practices.
College football's most high-profile head coach weighed in on the Northwestern players' bid to unionize yesterday. Nick Saban said after practice at Alabama that players should be compensated and deserve a voice in what happens.
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- The Gators have completed seven of their 14 practices, and the spring game is less than two weeks away. Before Florida opens another practice to its fans today, let's go over a few developments.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Most high school seniors treat their final spring break as a sacred event. Treon Harris, however, is not like most. Instead of relaxing on a beach, the Florida quarterback signee is taking the concept of gym rat to new extremes by spending nearly his entire spring break at UF to immerse himself in the Gators' new offense, get a jump on the playbook and ensure that he doesn't lose too much ground in the QB competition.
Schedule: The Gators' first spring practice is Wednesday. It's open to the public and free, along with seven other practice sessions. Spring football concludes Saturday, April 12 with the annual Orange & Blue Debut, which starts at 1:30 p.
Editor's note: This is Part 5 of our weeklong series predicting what's ahead for Florida this spring. GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- With so much perfect weather in Florida, fans are expected to flock to the Gators' eight open practices, starting on Wednesday.