Meyer reluctant to share info on his trendy offense

The tricks of Urban Meyer's offense are guarded the way the Colonel guards his fried chicken recipe, but the premise is simply to get the best guy the ball.

Originally Published: August 11, 2005
By Ivan Maisel | ESPN.com

The origin of the offense that has helped Urban Meyer move from Bowling Green to Utah to Florida over the course of five years won't be found in any textbooks. For one thing, it's an amalgam of ideas Meyer began to assemble when he took the Bowling Green job, and has continued to refine. For another, Meyer guards it the way Coca-Cola guards its recipe.

The simple explanation is, as Meyer put it, "You are a talented guy. I have got to get you the ball. That's what I do well. How do we do ...

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