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Driskel blocking out the criticism

Driskel blocking out the criticism

HOOVER, Ala. -- Jeff Driskel heard it last season. Florida returned to Gainesville from a loss at Miami where he turned the ball over three times, and the criticism quickly followed. It has continued into the offseason, but Florida’s redshirt junior quarterback has done his best to ignore it.

“I typically don’t let it get to me,” Jeff Driskel said. “I don’t want to play well because others are down on me. I want to play well because that’s why I was recruited to the University of Florida -- to play football at a high level. I don’t let fans get to me. “I want to be a good quarterback, and I plan to show everybody that’s what I am.” Through the first two games of last season, Driskel...

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