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Pease Not Surprised by Gillislee Success

Pease Not Surprised by Gillislee Success

Brent Pease said running back Mike Gillislee practiced on Monday after suffering a groin injury at Texas A&M. Pease wasn't specific with the number of reps Gillislee took, but the Gators are being careful with his touches this week. The senior has made his mark on the Florida offense through the first two games of the year, and as the Gators prepare for Tennessee, he's an important part of it.

"He's very talented," Pease said of Mike Gillislee. "He provides such a downhill running attack and yet you can see when he starts to bounce plays, he's elusive enough and he's great in the open field. He does a good job of reading blocks down field. You can use him. He's not just a downhill runner, but he can be if he has to. He has good hands. We just have to continue to get him the ball." That... Recommended Stories

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