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Breaking Down Meyer's Press Conference

Urban Meyer's press conference Sunday answered some questions about his change of heart on stepping down as Florida football coach. Some questions went unanswered, and a big one went unasked altogether. Here are the two biggest issues that were resolved in the press conference.

1. WHAT CHANGED MEYER'S MIND ABOUT RESIGNING, WHEN HE HAD PREVIOUSLY DECLINED THE OPTION OF TAKING TIME AWAY?   According to Meyer, it was the performance of the Gator players in a crisp morning practice. The fact his team still was giving great effort less than 24 hours after his stunning news apparently led to him thinking he owed it to the program he'd built to give a leave of absence a try... Recommended Stories

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