ESPN has obtained the 911 call from Urban Meyer’s wife Shelley that led to his hospitalization after the SEC Championship Game on Dec.6.
(audio link to Shelley Meyer’s 911 call)
The Univ. of Florida reported to the media at that time that Meyer was being for dehydration, but obviously we know now that chest pains were the cause.
So why the ruse?
UPDATE: Thanks to emailers and Twitterati, it now appears that Benjamin Volin of the PALM BEACH POST was the first to report on Twitter.com* that Urban Meyer would not be leaving the Florida program.
Also, based on Tweetdeck, it appears Chris Mortensen of ESPN may have edged Pete Thamel NEW YORK TIMES by a minute. Splitting hairs at this point.
(*Andy Staples of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED reports that GatorBait.Net was the first outlet on any platform to report the story.)
Meanwhile, as the media gears up for a presser from Urban Meyer once the Gators plane touches down in New Orleans today, Pat Dooley of the GAINESVILLE SUN is reporting that Addazio isn’t necessarily a done deal.