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UF Odds and Ends: Brantley Turning Heads

John Brantley

Florida fans hope they won't see John Brantley need to start a game before 2010, but the redshirt sophomore's already making waves on the college football scene. In a recent interview with WSPZ radio in Birmingham, CBS's SEC color analyst Gary Danielson was asked which conference quarterback he'd feel most confident about other than UF's Tim Tebow and Jevan Snead of Ole Miss.

"If I had to have a third quarterback in this league, you know who I would want? John Brantley, the backup at Florida." said Danielson. "I think he has the potential to be better than any other quarterback in this league. He is a very gifted football player." Brantley's not letting the accolades go to his head, but he does expect to be an improved player this season. "I think I've grown up... Recommended Stories

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