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Tyler Murphy

QB

Height
6' 1"
CLASS
FR
Hometown
Wethersfield, Conn.
Weight
193 lbs.
Experience
HS
School
Wethersfield

2013: Played in nine games before missing the final three due to injury…Started six games after Jeff Driskel suffered a season-ending broken leg in the third game…Completed 112-of-185 passes for 1,216 yards with six touchdowns and five interceptions…Murphy made his first home start against Arkansas, completed 16-of-22 passes for 240 yards with three touchdowns and no interceptions. Murphy’s QB rating of 209.4 against Arkansas was the highest for a UF quarterback against an SEC opponent since Rex Grossman had a rating of 235.9 against LSU on Oct. 6, 2001…Against Georgia, his first pass completion went to Quinton Dunbar for a career-long 83 yards. The play is tied for UF’s second-longest since 1996, behind an 85-yard touchdown from Danny Wuerffel to Jacquez Green against Alabama on Dec. 7, 1996. UF also had an 83-yard touchdown pass from John Brantley to Chris Rainey against Tennessee on Sept. 17, 2011. This was the longest non-scoring play by the Gators in records dating back to 1996…He finished with 174 yards and no touchdowns or interceptions against UGA. He also rushed for 28 yards and one score…Against Vanderbilt, Murphy threw for a career-high 305 yards on 30-of-46 passing with one touchdown, but he did have three interceptions…Murphy’s 30 completions were the most for a Gator quarterback since Tim Tebow completed 31 passes on Jan. 1, 2010 (Sugar Bowl). His 46 attempts were the most for a Gator quarterback since Rex Grossman had 47 attempts against Florida St. in 2002…Murphy’s 300-yard game was the first for a UF quarterback since John Brantley had 329 yards against Furman on Nov. 19, 2011…Murphy completed a pass to 11 different players against the Commodores…He made his first career start at Kentucky, completing 15-of-18 passes for 156 yards with one touchdown and one interception. He also rushed for 36 yards and a score…Murphy completed his first 13 passes against Kentucky. The last time a Florida quarterback completed their first 12 passes in a game was Tim Tebow against Cincinnati in the 2010 Sugar Bowl…Murphy entered the Tennessee game with UF trailing 7-0 and led the Gators to a 31-17 victory. He had never completed a pass or carried the ball, but he completed 8-of-14 passes for 134 yards with a 52-yard score to Solomon Patton. He also rushed for 84 yards on 10 carries with a score…Graduated in December of 2013 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Telecommunications…Named a team captain for the Kentucky and LSU games…2012: Played against South Carolina, lining up at wide receiver…Dressed for all 13 games, serving as the team’s third quarterback…2011: Appeared in two games on the year for the Gators, playing against UAB and making his SEC debut against Kentucky as a redshirt freshman…Dressed for all 13 games…Pivotal part of the Gators’ scout teams…2010: Dressed for all 13 games, but did not see action in the 2010 season…Played an important role on scout teams…Earned a redshirt.

 

PRIOR TO FLORIDA:

Ranked a two-star prospect by Rivals.com…Accounted for more than 30 touchdowns with 1,100 passing and 1,100 rushing during his career as a dual-threat quarterback at Wethersfield…Won the triple jump at the State Open Track Meet with a jump of 46’7”…Coached by John Campanello.

 

MURPHY’S CAREER HIGHS

Attempts: 46 (Vanderbilt, 2013)

Completions: 30 (Vanderbilt, 2013)

Yards: 305 (Vanderbilt, 2013)

Long Pass: 83 (Georgia, 2013)

Touchdowns: 3 (Arkansas, 2013)

Interceptions: 3 (Vanderbilt, 2013)

Rushes: 10 (3x, last Georgia, 2013)

Rush Yards: 84 (Tennessee, 2013)

Rush Touchdowns: 1 (3x, last Georgia, 2013)

Rush Long: 28 (Tennessee, 2013)

 

 

2013 (9 GP/6 GS*)

Passing

Rushing

OPPONENT

Att

Comp

Yds

Pct

TD

INT

Lg

Rate

No

Yds

Avg

TD

Lg

Toledo - 8/31

0

0

0

0.0%

0

0

0

0

 

0

0

0

0

0

at #24 Miami - 9/7

0

0

0

0.0%

0

0

0

0

 

0

0

0

0

0

Tenn - 9/21

14

8

134

57.1%

1

0

52

161.1

 

10

84

8.4

1

28

*at Kty - 9/28

18

15

156

83.3%

1

1

29

163.4

 

7

36

5.1

1

17

*Ark - 10/5

22

16

240

72.7%

3

0

51

209.4

 

7

15

2.1

0

15

*at #10 LSU - 10/12

27

15

115

55.6%

0

0

20

91.3

 

10

-13

-1.3

0

10

*at #14 Mizzou - 10/19

29

15

92

51.7%

0

1

14

71.5

 

8

-45

-5.6

0

3

*vs. UGA - 11/2

29

13

174

44.8%

0

0

83

95.2

 

10

28

2.8

1

25

*Vandy - 11/9

46

30

305

65.2%

1

3

35

115.0

 

9

-44

-4.9

0

8

at #11 SC - 11/16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GS - 11/23

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2 FSU - 11/30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2013 Totals

185

112

1216

60.5%

6

5

83

121.1

61

61

1.0

3

28

Passing

Rushing

Career Totals

Att

Comp

Yds

Pct

TD

INT

Lg

Rate

No

Yds

Avg

TD

Lg

12 GP/6 GS

185

112

1216

60.5%

6

5

83

121.1

61

61

1.0

3

28

 

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