Hey Steve, there are a ton of Florida fans wondering why you didn’t speak up earlier. If it’s as easy as going to Duke to find a legitimate college football coach, you could have given the Gators a heads-up.
Always good for an entertaining sound bite, the Ol’ Ball Coach weighed in on Will Muschamp hiring Duke’s offensive coordinator, Kurt Roper, as the Gators’ new OC.
Steve Spurrier: Florida “knows where to go for a football school. Finally figured it out, you have to go to Duke for football coaches.”
— Josh Kendall (@JoshatTheState) December 31, 2013
Spurrier, who won a Heisman Trophy at Florida, was Duke’s head coach from 1987-89. He was then hired by his alma mater, which he turned into a national powerhouse in the 90s.