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Jones still uncertain

Jones still uncertain

As the season opener against Toledo creeps closer, the Gators are still in the dark about starting running back Matt Jones. He's working back from a viral infection, and the sophomore will get blood work done on Monday to provide an update on his status. The Gators have been preparing throughout training camp as if he wouldn't be able to play in the opener, and it's starting to look that way.

"We've planned that way the whole time," Will Muschamp said Monday morning. "When you have an injury situation or a medical situation, you always plan without them and if they're there, it's gravy. You always plan without them." The good news for Florida is that Matt Jones almost has his weight back to where it was before the viral infection. He weighed 226 pounds before he was in the hospital... Recommended Stories

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