WACO (AP) – The Baylor Bears are looking for Nick Florence to be more than a second-half fill-in for Robert Griffin III this season.

With the Heisman Trophy winner gone after a record-setting career at Baylor that included 10 wins and a bowl victory, Florence is set to take over as the starting quarterback. He played only one half last season when Griffin had an apparent concussion.

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Florence isn’t alone in trying to prove that Baylor can keep winning without Griffin, now starting for the Washington Redskins.

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Junior Ahmad Dixon says it’s a statement year to prove that Baylor isn’t defined by one guy and that the Bears aren’t one-hit wonders.

Baylor has a six-game winning streak. Its first game in the post-RG3 era is Sept. 2 at home against SMU.

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