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17 Gavin Dickey
  • Quarterback/Wide Receiver
  • 5-11, 203
  • Sophomore (RS), 1L
  • Tallahassee (Lincoln)

A redshirt sophomore who is the back-up at quarterback…

CAREER: Has played three positions in his time at UF (quarterback, wide receiver, and running back) in nine games, with one start (wide receiver), for 68 plays…

2004: The top back-up at quarterback behind Chris Leak… Saw action in five games (Eastern Michigan, Middle Tennessee State, Georgia, South Carolina, Florida State) at three different positions (quarterback, wide receiver, running back) for 68 plays…Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll…Saw action in second consecutive opening game playing the entire fourth quarter against Eastern Michigan…Perfect 3 for 3 for 44 yards against Middle Tennessee State in relief duty at quarterback…Saw action at wide receiver and caught first career pass vs. Georgia…Played quarterback and running back vs. South Carolina rushing once for three yards…Completed only attempt at Florida State for six yards in action at quarterback ...

2003: A redshirt freshman who saw time in four games (SJSU, Miami, FAMU, Arkansas) for 32 plays…Dressed for every game…Completed a team-best 75 percent of his passes through the first three games…Started the first game of his collegiate career, lining up at wide receiver against San Jose State…Completed 3-of-4 passes against San Jose State for 50 yards in his first career game…Hit Chad Jackson for a 29-yard touchdown pass against San Jose State, the first of his career…Entered the Miami game in the fourth quarter and connected on his only two pass attempts…The 11:08 drive vs. Miami was the Gator's best drive of the night…Entered the Florida A&M game in the second half and hit on 1-of-2 passes for 9 yards…Saw action in two plays vs. Arkansas on onside kick coverage team…

2002:Worked with the scout team and did not see any action… Dressed for Miami, Ohio, Kentucky, LSU, Auburn, Georgia, South Carolina, Florida State and Michigan in the Outback Bowl…

PREP: Considered one of the elite players in the state in 2001 who gained a high level of national recognition… Consensus prep All- America honors… State of Florida Gatorade Player of the Year Award recipient… Named to prestigious Parade All-America Team… Named to USA Today's National Super 25 Team…Named to PrepStar's Dream Team and that publication ranked him among the nation's top dozen QBs…Named to SuperPrep's All-America Team and that magazine ranked him among the country's top four signal-callers… First-team All- America selection by Prep Football Report and that publication ranked him among the nation's top 15 overall players and top six QBs…A four year starter for a Tallahassee Lincoln program that won two state championships and compiled a 45-5 overall record in his four years as the signalcaller… Passed for over 2,600 yards with 32 TDs and rushed for 1,000 in 2001 and gained over 1,000 yards rushing and passing as a junior in 2000 campaign…Played in the California-Florida All-Star Game in 2001…Also visited Notre Dame and Clemson…High school coach was David Wilson…

MAJOR: Social & Behavioral Sciences.


Career Passing Stats:
Year Att Cmp Yds Pct Int Tds Long P.Eff
2003 8 6 71 75.0 1 1 29 165.80
2004 7 5 56 71.4 0 0 21 138.63
Total 15 11 127 73.3 1 1 29 165.80
Career Rushing Stats:
Year No. Yds Avg Tds Long
2003 6 -6 -1.0 0 8
2004 2 5 1.5 0 3
Total 8 -1 -.13 0 8
Career Receiving Stats:
Year No. Yds Avg Tds Long
2004 1 4 4.0 0 4
Total 1 4 4.0 0 4

Career Highs:
Attempts: 4 (SJSU, 2003)
Completions: 3 (SJSU, 2003)
Longest Pass: 29 (SJSU, 2003)
Passing Yards: 50 (SJSU, 2003)
Passing Touchdowns: 1 (SJSU, 2003)

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