Tag Archives: University of Florida football

Tim Tebow conference call before the Heisman Trophy announcement

Tim Tebow best close view in caseTim Tebow talking with Donna Green-Townsend during a conference call, November 19, 2007 less than a month before the Heisman Trophy was announced:

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Tim Tebow’s apology to Gator fans September 27, 2008:

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Tim Tebow & Urban Meyer 1In this feature, which aired in December of 2009, Tebow shared his thoughts about Coach Urban Meyer’s decision to first step back from coaching for health reasons and then his change of heart.

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Danny Wuerffel on Rex Grossman (Dec., 2001)

(originally aired on WUFT in December of 2001)

Rex GrossmanSome may say Rex Grossman was robbed of the Heisman Trophy in 2001.  The University of Florida Sophomore quarterback lost to Nebraska senior Eric Crouch by 62 points.  It was one of the smallest margins in the history of the Heisman Trophy.  In the 2001 season Grossman completed 65.6 percent of his passes for a total of 3,896 yards.  He had 34 touchdowns.  Some sportswriters remarked that maybe he didn’t win because he was a sophomore.  Donna Green-Townsend talked with former Heisman winning quarterback, Danny Wuerffel, about his thoughts on Grossman not winning the coveted trophy.

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