Leak and Tebow: Florida's dynamic duo

Florida's schedule is the toughest in the nation. Kirk Herbstreit writes how the quarterback duo of Chris Leak and Tim Tebow has led the Gators to a 6-0 start.

Updated: October 11, 2006, 3:21 PM ET
By Kirk Herbstreit | Special to ESPN.com
Since the start of the season I felt Florida was the most talented team in the SEC along with LSU, but that the Gators' schedule eventually would be too much.

Now, heading into the second weekend in October, Florida has proved me and others wrong by showing a maturity and toughness to go along with its incredible skill. With a win at Tennessee, a home win over Alabama and last week's impressive showing against LSU, Florida is building confidence and winning games along way.


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Kirk Herbstreit

College Football analyst
Kirk Herbstreit has been an ESPN college football studio analyst since August 1996. Herbstreit, who joined ESPN in September 1995 as a college football sideline analyst for ESPN2, is also a game analyst for ESPN's Thursday night college football telecasts.