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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 Falls To Georgia Southern 26-20; First Losing Season Since 1979

By on November 23rd, 2013

Florida Head Coach Will Muschamp addresses the media following a 26-20 loss to Georgia Southern. The Gators allowed 429 rushing yards to the Eagles. (Photo by: Robert Judin)   The Georgia Southern Eagles threw for zero passing yards Saturday afternoon … Continue reading

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Gator Football Stunned By Georgia Southern In Swamp

By on November 23rd, 2013

The Florida Gator football team can no longer go to a bowl game or end up with a .500 record as it loses at home to Georgia Southern 26-20 Saturday afternoon in Gainesville. Florida has now lost six straight games … 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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Florida Offensive Coordinator Pease looks back on South Carolina, ahead to Georgia Southern

By on November 20th, 2013

Freshman running back Kelvin Taylor totes the ball for the Gators. After a close loss to South Carolina in the Florida football team’s last game, offensive coordinator Brent Pease saw a mixture of good and bad from his squad over … Continue reading

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Emmitt Smith Series Part 1: Friday Night Lights

By on November 18th, 2013

The story of Hall of Fame running back Emmitt Smith is one full of ups and downs which make for an incredible ride. In Part 1 of our 4-part series on the football career of Emmitt Smith, the focus will … 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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Game Gator Football Team Loses Close One At South Carolina

By on November 16th, 2013

The undermanned Florida football team, playing without starting quarterback Tyler Murphy and corner Marcus Roberson on top of all their other injuries, put up a game fight at South Carolina Saturday night before losing 19-14 to the Gamecocks. Florida ends … Continue reading

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Gators Look to Even Record; Visit South Carolina Saturday

By on November 16th, 2013

The Florida Gator football team is about a year removed from being a contender for the BCS National Championship. Now it’s just hoping to get a bid for a bowl game… any bowl game. At 4-5, the chances of that … Continue reading

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Defensive coordinator Durkin talks Gators defense, South Carolina

By on November 14th, 2013

Florida defensive coordinator DJ Durkin said he sees a glimmer of promise on a Gators team that has skidded to a four-game losing streak. The defense, he said, has had its moments. What it needs now is consistency. “I feel … Continue reading

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