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Greg Nord joins Florida Gators Coaching Staff

By on February 5th, 2015

New Florida football coach Jim McElwain hires another coach off his old Western Kentucky coaching staff.  58 year old Greg Nord who was a running backs coach for McElwain, has been brought to the Gator staff to coach the tight end position and the … Continue reading

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Gator Football Closes Fast On National Signing Day

By on February 4th, 2015

The Florida Gator football program under first year coach Jim McElwain closes fast as National Signing Day came to an end. McElwain spoke today about the class that Florida assembled that includes two early enrollees and 18 other athletes that … Continue reading

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Meet the Coaches: Tim Skipper

By on February 2nd, 2015

Tim Skipper was a starter all four years as middle linebacker for Fresno State from 1997-2000. He had 418 career tackles while at Fresno State, second in school history.  New Florida coach Jim McElwain called Skipper to be the new running backs coach for … Continue reading

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Final Big Football Recruiting Weekend Before National Signing Day

By on January 30th, 2015

The last big weekend of official and unofficial visits before National Signing Day in college football takes place this weekend.   National Signing Day is this Wednesday. Florida has only 10 verbal commitments at this time but like most schools, … Continue reading

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Geoff Collins goes from Starkville to Gainesville

By on January 16th, 2015

The Gator Nation welcomes Florida’s new defensive coordinator, Geoff Collins to the football program. Collins is coming off of a great year in 2014 as Mississippi State’s defensive coordinator/ linebackers coach. He has 21 years of coaching experience and proven success in … Continue reading

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Meet the New Coaches: Offensive Coordinator Doug Nussmeier

By on January 15th, 2015

The Florida football coaching staff has changed dramatically in the last couple of weeks. One of the most important new faces is the new offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier. Let’s take a look at Nussmeier’s journey to becoming a Gator. To … Continue reading

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Ohio State Wins College Football National Championship

By on January 13th, 2015

The Ohio State Buckeyes overcame four turnovers with an opportunistic defense and a punishing ground game to beat the Oregon Ducks 42-20 in the college football national title game last night in Dallas. Ohio State and former Gator coach Urban … Continue reading

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Humphries To Go To NFL; Bullard To Return To UF Football

By on January 5th, 2015

As expected, Florida junior offensive lineman D.J. Humphries is making himself available for the 2015 NFL Draft; he made the announcement via twitter. Meanwhile junior defensive lineman Jonathan Bullard says he will return to UF for his senior season. And, … Continue reading

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Driskel To Play Final Season At Louisiana Tech?

By on January 5th, 2015

Several media outlets are reporting today that former Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel will transfer to Louisiana Tech to play his final college football season. Driskel asked for and received permission to transfer from new Florida football coach Jim McElwain.   Driskel … Continue reading

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From Southern California to Tampa Bay

By on December 21st, 2014

Tampa Bay Buccaneer defensive back Alterraun Verner is quickly establishing himself as one of the most elite corners in the NFL. Verner started playing football at a young age thanks to some help. “My Dad just signed me up for … Continue reading

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