Jacoby Brissett, Adding Brissett gives Florida two quarters All-America in 2011, his recruiting class. The Gators have signed the consensus No. 1 quart in Oviedo Hagerty Jeff Driskell, who is already enrolled at UF. Although Driskell was an Under Armour All-American, participated in the Cup Brissett U.S. Army All-American in San Antonio, Texas in January. During the press conference Florida National Signing Day Wednesday, the new coach will Muschamp said that every position on the football team of Florida is in play, and the situation at quarterback is a bit annoying because of depth. Florida currently has Driskell, soon-to-be senior John Brantley, a former winger Jordan Reed and redshirt rookie Tyler Murphy competing at quarterback. It is unclear whether Reed will definitely return to the tight end.
“Our numbers at quarterback are not very good,” said Muschamp. “We still lack the numbers at quarterback. Those are the things we continue to examine if we know we are building depth our football team. ” As a senior, threw for 2,473 yards Brissett, 32 touchdowns and one interception on 152 from 239. He also ran for 368 yards and seven touchdowns on 63 carries. Palm Beach Post first reported on Friday that, according to a source, Palm Beach Gardens Dwyer quart Jacoby Brissett sign with Florida and make public its decision before the game of basketball Dwyer Jupiter.
A second source confirmed Friday then Gainesville Sun Florida is expected to receive the letter of intent before Brissett’s announcement pre-game.
Calls placed to Dwyer coach Jack Daniels were not immediately returned Friday afternoon.
Other finalists included Brissett Miami, Wisconsin and Washington.
Florida Current freshmen safety Matt Elam, receiver Robert Clark and tight end Gerald Christian played at Dwyer Brissett.
Florida already has a quarter of newly enrolled in school, and he happens to be the prospect quarter No. 1 in the country.
Jeff Driskell of Oviedo, Fla., will participate in spring practice and the battle for the starting job.
There are several reports out there that Jacoby Brissett Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., will also sign with the Gators. It is expected to announce his decision Friday night in front of his school basketball game high, and also Miami, Washington and Wisconsin as his finalists. Brissett is ranked by ESPN as the No. 25 a quarter in the country.
First year coach Muschamp and offensive coordinator Charlie Weis wants to give as many options as possible at the Quarterback position going into next season. John Brantley will be a senior and leaves a very difficult season junior. He recently decided he would return for his senior season instead of transferring.
The Gators also used Trey Burton and former winger Jordan Reed at quarterback this season, but Burton is a rider and it’s unclear whether Reed will remain at quarterback or return to the tight end. Tyler Murphy will be a freshman redshirt.
UW coach Bret Bielema chief announced his 17-man recruiting class Wednesday and said there were two other players who could still be added. He said the Badgers would move on to the current number of 17, if the players did not sign. Milton quart Nate Hammon had received an offer by Tuesday Badgers and there are rumors, it would be gray if Brissett-shirt joined the Badgers. It could be given a full offer now that Brissett appears in the photo.