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Notebook: Inspired by Meyer

Florida players said they were motivated to beat Urban Meyer's new team

Updated: January 2, 2012, 8:24 PM ET
By Jeff Barlis | GatorNation

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- It was called the Urban Meyer Bowl by many, but no one really knows if the man himself was even in town.

The former Florida coach and new Ohio State coach said weeks ago in Columbus, Ohio, that he planned to watch Monday's Gator Bowl from one of his homes in the Gainesville, Fla., area.

Still, the speculation ran rampant.

"I know he was in the booth," Florida sophomore defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd said. "I talked to a couple of their players that I know ...

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