UF can thank UCF's Randy Shannon for Gators QB Kyle Trask

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Gators discovered quarterback Kyle Trask by accident.They can thank UCF defensive coordinator Randy Shannon, who put his former team on the scent of a talented player toiling in obscurity.During the spring of 2015, Shannon visited the Houston area to check out four-star safety Derrick Tucker at Manvel High. Along the way, Shannon stumbled upon Trask, the team’s backup QB, and immediately was intrigued.“The head coach (Kirk Martin) said, ‘Coach, I have this young man that you might need to take a look at,’” recalled Shannon, a UF defensive assistant at the time. …

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