Less than a week into preseason camp at Florida, starting quarterback Jeff Driskel had his appendix removed, starting tailback Matt Jones developed a stomach virus and veteran receiver and kickoff returner Andre Debose suffered a season-ending ACL tear.
The bad news never stopped.
Hoping to match or at least challenge last year's 11-win accomplishment, the Gators were never given the chance. Starting right tackle Chaz Green tore his labrum in late August, Driskel broke his leg against Tennessee, talented defensive tackle Dominique Easley tore his ACL three days after Driskel's setback, and Jones tore his meniscus 11 days ago at LSU.
Those are Florida's most prominent casualties to date, but third-year coach Will Muschamp reeled off many more in his media session following last Saturday's 36-17 loss at Missouri.
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