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Reports: Florida Suspending Starting Quarterback Will Grier For Season For Performance Enhancing Drugs

Update 2: Jim McElwain confirms that the suspension comes after Grier took an over-the-counter supplement:

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Update: According to ESPN's Derek Tyson, Grier may have tested positive due to an unapproved over-the-counter drug.

Earlier: Jim McElwain's first season at Florida is off to a torrid start, but according to a report by Gridiron Now managing editor Mike Huguenin, it is about to be flipped on its head. Huguenin reports that at today's 2:30 press conference, McElwain will announce a season-long suspension for starting quarterback Will Grier.

">October 12, 2015

">@FoxSports #UF QB Will Grier sidelined for AT LEAST the rest of the year for NCAA rule violation. 1st report Mike Hugenin

— Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB)

Source confirms to @FoxSports#UF QB Will Grier sidelined for AT LEAST the rest of the year for NCAA rule violation. 1st report Mike Hugenin

— Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) October 12, 2015

">October 12, 2015

ESPN's Brett McMurphy reports that the suspension is due to a positive test for performance enhancing drugs.

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— Brett McMurphy (@McMurphyESPN) October 12, 2015

Grier is having a very solid season for UF, completing 65.8 percent of his passes, for 1,204 yards, 10 touchdowns, and just three interceptions through six games for the undefeated Gators. This is a huge blow for the team, which will likely turn to Treon Harris going forward.