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Emmitt Smith Series Part 2: College Days

By on November 25th, 2013

Emmit Smith: College Career Gatorzone Emmitt Smith during his UF career In part two of our four-part series profiling Gator and NFL great Emmitt Smith, he heads down to Gainesville to begin his college football career at the University of Florida. After … Continue reading

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Florida Football Hosts Georgia Southern

By on November 23rd, 2013

The Florida football team is currently in the midst of a slump during their five-game losing streak, the longest such streak since UF dropped nine in a row during the 1979 season. The Gators (4-6, 3-5 SEC) will look to … Continue reading

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Week 13 SEC Preview

By on November 23rd, 2013

As the college football season dwindles down to the last couple weeks of play, here’s a look at this weekend’s SEC action. Mississippi State at Arkansas. Both teams want desperately to douse their losing streaks. Mississippi State is currently riding … Continue reading

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Gator Football Falls to South Carolina

By on November 17th, 2013

The Florida Gator football team called upon redshirt freshman Sklyer Mornhinweg to play quarterback after Tyler Murphy couldn’t go because of a shoulder injury on Saturday against South Carolina. Mornhinweg and the Gators fought hard and battled but in the … Continue reading

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Around the SEC: Week 12

By on November 16th, 2013

There are just four intraconference matchups this weekend, but a couple games do feature teams with national title aspirations, highlighted by #7 Auburn (9-1, 5-1 SEC) hosting #25 Georgia (6-3, 4-2 SEC). The Tigers have reeled off six straight wins since their lone loss … Continue reading

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Florida Offensive Coordinator Pease says QB Murphy injured, may not play vs. Carolina

By on November 13th, 2013

” There is a possibility that starting Gator quarterback Tyler Murphy could miss the South Carolina game on Saturday because of a shoulder sprain.  Gator offensive coordinator Brent Pease says redshirt freshman Skyler Mornhinweg would replace Murphy if his shoulder injury … Continue reading

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Florida Football Looks For Answers

By on November 9th, 2013

One word that could be used to describe Florida’s 34-17 loss to Vanderbilt Saturday afternoon would be bizarre. Florida had not lost to Vandy since 1988 and had not dropped four consecutive games since 2011. The Gators had more first … Continue reading

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Gator Football Returns to Swamp Against Vanderbilt

By on November 9th, 2013

After three straight losses, the Florida football team returns to Ben Hill Griffin stadium for the first time in over a month. The Gators (4-4, 3-3) take on the Vanderbilt Commodores for their Homecoming game Saturday. Vanderbilt is led by … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Your Friday Sports in Two Minutes

By on November 8th, 2013

From the University of Florida’s College of Journalism and Communications, WRUF’s Chelsea Gates has your WRUF sports update.    

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Florida Football Offensive Coordinator Brent Pease Previews Vanderbilt

By on November 6th, 2013

The Florida Gators will settle into The Swamp on Saturday for the first time in over one month, taking on the Vanderbilt Commodores and aiming to snap a three game losing skid. Florida (4-4, 3-3 SEC) fell to Georgia 23-20 … Continue reading

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