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Florida offense still leaning on its defense

Driskel dealt with a heavy pass rush Saturday

Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel knows Saturday wasn't his best performance. With defensive linemen constantly in his face and a Florida rushing attack that was slow to get started, the sophomore quarterback wasn't put in many positions to succeed on Saturday. However, he knows that he missed some throws, too. It wasn't an eye-popping performance from the offense yet again.

The Gators finished the day with 276 yards of offense with Driskel throw for 106 through the air. Of his total, 45 yards came on a screen pass to Mike Gillislee. The Gators weren't able to air it out, and on the few occasions where they tried, the Missouri pass rush made trips into the backfield to break it up. The Gators did hit a 43-yard touchdown pass from Driskel to Frankie Hammond, but it... Recommended Stories

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