urban meyer leave of absence - urban meyer leave of absence today. Things has changed so quickly. Urban Meyer's original of leaving has been abandoned. Urban Meyer will not be leaving the Gators for good but will instead be only having a leave of absence. That's the decision in the Urban Meyer Press Conference. Meyer will not leave but will take a leave of absence to sort things out especially his health conditions. This decision has made many Gator fans happy. But there are speculations that this decision might just be a ploy so as not to loose new recruits..