Muschamp to Jones: No time for dancing 

September, 26, 2012
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Matt Jones came to Florida in July as one of the nation's top running back recruits, but through the Gators' first three games he didn't look like it.

The 6-foot-2, 213-pound running back had gained just 36 yards on 13 carries against Bowling Green, Texas A&M and Tennessee. Nobody was expecting him to unseat senior Mike Gillislee as Florida's feature back, but they were expecting more than 2.8 yards per carry.

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AP Photo/Wade PayneFlorida freshman running back Matt Jones has run 33 times for 113 yards and a touchdown in 10 games this season.
That's why UF coach Will Muschamp spent a couple of minutes with Jones before the Gators' game last Saturday against Kentucky. Muschamp's message was pretty short: Stop jitterbugging and trying to go 80 yards on every play and just start running.

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