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Burton sees every play as a quarterback

Burton should run, catch and maybe throw Saturday

There's one place fixed on the football field Trey Burton said he never wanted to be. It's parallel to the sidelines, cool to the touch on frigid, winter days, and scorching hot when the Swamp steams in September.

That spot? The bench. Burton, a junior offensive fixture for the Gators, said he expected to nab the quarterback slot from his freshman year onward when he got to campus. However, he said it was a conversation with former head coach Urban Meyer in the midst of his freshman season that pried open a new realm of position possibilities for the Venice, Fla., native. In 2010, the Gators were low in...

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