ESPN: Renewed confidence for Florida's Brantley
HOOVER, Ala. -- Florida's Deonte Thompson looked back at his quarterback, John Brantley, more than once this spring following a Brantley rifle shot down the field and nodded his head approvingly.
"There were a couple of scrimmages where he ripped the whole defense apart," Thompson said. "He got his confidence back. It was the old Brantley out there."
Or maybe the new Brantley.
Brantley gets a fresh start this season with a new offense, new offensive coordinator and new head coach.
The best part for Brantley is that the offense -- Charlie Weis' pro-style attack -- fits what he does ...