September 14, 2011

Gillespie talks young backs' development

Running Backs Coach Robert Gillespie knows exactly what his trio of true freshmen running backs are going through because he was in the same position during the 1998 season at the University of Florida.

"My freshman year is a blur. I can't remember a snap. It took me a year to finally say that's why this is happening, that's the read," he said. "The game slows down for you the more reps you get. You have to make those mistakes before you can see the cuts and that's where they are now."

...More... To continue reading this article you must be a member. Sign Up Now!