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Emmitt Smith Called Will Muschamp To Apologize For His Jeff Driskel Tweet Following Florida's Loss To Alabama

Emmitt Smith tweeted something that most Florida fans were probably thinking late in the Gators' game against Alabama Saturday. 

The former Florida star and NFL Hall of Famer wanted Jeff Driskel to be benched during his team's blowout loss to the Crimson Tide. 

"Put Driskel on the bench please, I've seen enough," Smith tweeted and later deleted. 

Smith, a three-time All-SEC running back for Florida, later called coach Will Muschamp to apologize. 

Florida's coach recognizes, though, that Driskel needs to improve his play.

Driskel completed nine of 28 passes for 93 yards, one touchdown, and two interceptions against Alabama.

Florida has a bye week Saturday before traveling to Tennessee Oct. 4.