Xs And Os With Jesse Palmer

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We were invited to “An Evening with Jesse Palmer” hosted by ESPN and SunTrust at the Boca Raton home of entrepreneur Marc Bell.

The media had a chance to speak to Palmer one-on-one and ask him questions. Here is what he dished out about his time playing for the Florida Gators as a quarterback and his predictions for the upcoming season:

Q: What was it like playing for Steve Spurrier?

A: Amazing. He’s a legend. We won a lot of games.

Q: Thoughts on Spurrier’s visors?

A: Fan because it has sort of made him iconic like Bear Bryant’s hat.

Q: Have you seen Spurrier since he has begun working for the Gators again?

A: I called a couple of games last year, so I have been back to Gainesville. But I ran into Steve at the national championship game.

Q: Predictions for the upcoming Gator season?

A: I think the Gators can win the East again. There’s a pretty big divide between the East and the West. The big question for the Gators is quarterback.