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Game Week Finally Here For Gator Football

By on August 31st, 2015

The college football season begins this week and the Florida Gators will play their first game Saturday at home against New Mexico State.   Gator coach Jim McElwain will talk about the game later today. In other sports news… ** The … Continue reading




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UF Football Gets Bad Injury News

By on August 28th, 2015

As the Florida football team prepares for its season opener in eight days, the team got some bad news when it was learned that freshman offensive lineman Martez Ivey, a possible starter, will have surgery to repair an old leg … Continue reading




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Gator FB Season Opener Now Just 10 Days Away

By on August 26th, 2015

Another Gator football practice is in the books as Florida looks to open its regular season in just 10 days.   Florida coach Jim McElwain said after Tuesday’s practice that he’s pleased with the progress the offensive line is making and … Continue reading




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Gator Football Practices Continue

By on August 24th, 2015

The University of Florida football team continues practices this week for its season opener next weekend at home against New Mexico State.  There is still no separation, even after a weekend scrimmage, between quarterbacks Treon Harris and Will Grier. In … Continue reading




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SEC Releases Men’s Hoops Schedule

By on August 20th, 2015

The SEC released its men’s basketball conference schedule for the upcoming season.   Florida will play Kentucky, Georgia, Vanderbilt, LSU, and Ole Miss twice while playing other league teams once this season.   UF will host Georgia on January 2 to open … Continue reading




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No Starter Named Yet At QB For UF

By on August 18th, 2015

The Gator football team continues practices toward their season opener against New Mexico State in September and UF head coach Jim McElwain says the Gators do not yet have a starter at quarterback. That said, McElwain says he is pleased … Continue reading




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Gator Football Continues Practices

By on August 17th, 2015

The Florida football team continues practices today after holding Fan Day over the weekend.   Opening game is now less than three weeks away. In other sports news… ** Jason Day wins the PGA Championship at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin, the … Continue reading




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Gator Football Holds First Scrimmage

By on August 14th, 2015

The Florida football team will hold its first scrimmage of summer camp today.   The scrimmage is closed to the public and to the media. In other sports news… ** The PGA Championship continues all weekend at Whistling Straits in … Continue reading




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Gator Football Back At Practice Today

By on August 12th, 2015

The University of Florida football team is back on the practice field today as the season opener against New Mexico State gets closer. The team will also practice on Friday this week. In other sports news… ** The Lakeland Ledger … Continue reading




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HOF FB Player Dies, Baseball, More In Sports Today!

By on August 10th, 2015

We begin our look at sports on this Monday with some sad news. ** Pro Football Hall of Fame member Frank Gifford has passed away at 84.   Gifford starred at USC before joining the NY Giants in the NFL where … Continue reading




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