He stood at the podium answering questions, then suddenly found himself reaching for the smoothie he had just knocked over.
Another Florida fumble.
"Bad day overall," Tim Tebow said.
No, it wasn't. Any time you win a game it's a good day. Any time you have a drive for the ages to pull out a win with nine seconds to go, it's a good day.
I'm not saying all of the other stuff doesn't matter. The win doesn't make the warts on this team go away. But it was a win, an important win filled with high drama.
It was Ole Miss without the loss.
(If I had a dollar for every time the words "Ole Miss" were uttered, tweeted or texted in that stadium Saturday I could fund the health care bill).
Saturday, October 17, 2009
Quote of the Day: Another Florida Fumble
Pat Dooley puts some perspective on the win over Arkansas: