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Muschamp Eyes His Gators

By on August 18th, 2013

Florida football coach Will Muschamp is trying to narrow down the repetitions his players get as we are now less than two weeks away from the start of the season. On special teams, Muschamp says no decision has been made … Continue reading

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Gator D-Coordinator Happy With Defense So Far

By on August 15th, 2013

Florida defensive coordinator DJ Durkin says he likes the progress his defense is making in camp so far this season.   Meeting with the media Wednesday, Durkin praised Florida defensive backs coach Travaris Robinson who has experienced recent success on the recruiting trail: … Continue reading

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MLB Draft Preview

By on June 6th, 2013

With the first two rounds of the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft tonight, there is at least one University of Florida player whose name may be called. One of them should be junior pitcher Jonathon Crawford. Crawford had a 3-6 record along with … Continue reading

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Spurrier honored as a “Great Floridian”

By on May 30th, 2013

Steve Spurrier hasn’t had a permanent residence in the State of Florida in over a decade. That didn’t stop Governor Rick Scott for naming him a “Great Floridian” today in the south endzone of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. The honor has been … Continue reading

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ESPN and SEC announce partnership for SEC Network

By on May 2nd, 2013

In a press conference delayed due to the Boston Marathon bombing SEC commissioner Mike Slive finally pulled the cover off of the most thinly veiled secret in college sports. What was once “Project X” is now formally the “SEC ESPN Network” or … Continue reading

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Catching up with former Florida Gators pitcher Hudson Randall

By on April 28th, 2013

Pitcher Hudson Randall decided against Major League baseball when he was drafted in the 46th round by the Kansas City Royals in 2009. Instead, Randall came to Gainesville and established himself as the Gators’ ace by his junior year. Randall … Continue reading

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Media Reports: ACC presidents to approve Grant of Rights

By on April 22nd, 2013

The Atlantic Coastal Conference is reportedly close to announcing a Grant of Media Rights deal with their member schools that would last through 2027. BREAKING: Multiple DG sources says ACC will announce unanimous 15 school agreement extending Grant of Media … Continue reading

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Former Florida Gator Bradley Beal recovering from injury

By on April 9th, 2013

The Florida basketball team lost a vital asset when Bradley Beal left for the NBA at the end of last season. What Florida lost, the Washington Wizards gained. Beal has averaged 13.9 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists in his … Continue reading

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News and notes from Will Muschamp 4/2 press conference

By on April 3rd, 2013

Florida football head coach Will Muschamp announced big news about –among other things– the events surrounding the Orange and Blue Debut April 6, and how the game itself will play out: Muschamp went on to say the game was free to the public. The … Continue reading

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Gator Football Spring Practice Update 3/28

By on March 29th, 2013

Florida football defensive coordinator DJ Durkin is getting used to his new position and also talked Gator spring practice.  Durkin is new to the job of defensive coordinator having previously served as Florida’s special teams and linebackers coach. He finds one … Continue reading

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