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Durkin plans to use creativity on Saturday

LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger is on a roll. As a junior, he looked lost at times and missed open throws. This year, that isn't the case. The senior quarterback is dominating the Southeastern Conference through six games this season, completing 68.2 percent of his passes while throwing for 1,738 yards and 15 touchdowns. The Gators will attempt to be creative while trying to slow him down.

The Gators lead the conference in pass defense, allowing just 152 yards per game through the air. The Tigers are third in the conference in pass offense, averaging 291.5 yards per game through the air. With NFL talent all over the LSU roster at wide receiver and the Florida secondary boasting two potential first round picks and an early candidate for Freshman All-American, the matchup will be the...

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