Brief Wednesday Scrimmage Report

The Florida Gators held there final full scrimmage of the pre-season this evening. Here is the brief release from the UF Sports Information Department about that scrimmage.

The Gator football team scrimmaged in The Swamp Wednesday night for the final time of preseason two-a-day workouts. The first and second teams alternated drives and the squad wrapped up the night in two-minute situational drills.

On offense, Rex Grossman and Ingle Martin alternated drives testing out a handful of receivers. On the ground, Earnest Graham, Ran Carthon and Kelvin Kight tested out the running game breaking some decent runs throughout the evening. Graham scored on a Grossman handoff for the first score of the night. Grossman also connected with Taylor Jacobs later in the night for his second touchdown. Dallas Baker made a nice catch off a Jeff Crevling pass on the next series. Carlos Perez, Vernell Brown and Darrell Carpenter also made promising catches. QB's Gavin Dickey and Patrick Dosh entered the scrimmage later.

Defensively the Gators alternated a mix of players. Up front, Ian Scott got his hands on a few of Grossman's passes to open the scrimmage. The rest of the defense alternated to apply a constant pressure on the offense.

The Gators wrap up preseason workouts this weekend. Tonight's scrimmage was the last full one of the year. Next week the team will begin preparations for the season opener with UAB. Kickoff is at 6 pm.


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