Former Gators head coached took a jab at Florida State while speaking to an ESPN reporter Ainslee Lee. Lee mentioned to Spurrier that her father is a Florida State fan, to which the former Gators head coach responded by saying:
"Tell your dad Taggart is a great coach and FSU should offer him a 10 year extension." - Former Gators head coach Steve Spurrier to Ainslie Lee, ESPN Gainesville.
Florida State is 1-2 this season, and missed a bowl game last season for the first time in 36 years. Florida State travels to Gainesville to play Florida on November 30th.