January 8, 2007

Five on the Spot

Chris Leak - He's back in the hot seat once again as the signal caller attempts to cap off his career by leading the Gators to their second national championship.

The worry may be, will the pressure placed on him cause him to try to do too much?

Those who follow the Gators on a regular basis know that when he is pressed, Leak has a tendency to make bad decisions.

Tonight he doesn't have to match Troy Smith yard for yard or big play for big play. His agenda entering the game should be to keep his mistakes to a bare minimum and take what is given to him without pressing the issue.

A sure sign of trouble is seeing Leak force things.

Florida has proven this season that they don't need a big game from their senior quarterback to bring home a victory. However, a bad game by Leak is certainly a death knoll against a team as talented as Ohio State.

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