In six seasons as the head coach of the Florida Gators, current ESPN College Football Analyst Urban Meyer accumulated many successes during his tenure. Now, after a two-year coaching hiatus, Meyer has accepted the position of head coach at Ohio State University. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Jordan Matich spoke with WRUF Sports Radio 850 Sports Director Steve Russell, about Meyer’s decision to take to the sidelines once again just two years after citing his health as a reason for stepping back from some of his coaching obligations at UF.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPUrbanMeyer.mp3]
Florida football is set to take on the Michigan Wolverines in Arlington, Texas, on Saturday in the season opener. The teams last faced off in the 2016 Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl, with Michigan winning 41-7.