Urban Meyer flirted with retirement last year to save his health and peace of mind. He regained the former. He's retiring again to preserve the latter, leaving behind a truncated but illustrious career.
Change is a constant in college football. Doesn't Florida know it. With a new QB, four new assistant coaches and Urban Meyer's situation, the Gators are taking that standard to a new level this spring.
A month into the 2009 season, we've already seen some of the nation's best quarterbacks sidelined by injury, sending previously unknown backups into the fire. But how do you prepare a player for a situation you hope never happens?