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AROUND THE NFL IN FLORIDA

By on September 16th, 2014

*Story written by: Courtney Jonathas It was a disastrous weekend for the NFL teams in Florida as they all lost to their respective opponents in heartbreaking fashion. The Jacksonville Jaguars suffered an embarrassing 41-10 loss to the Washington Redskins and … Continue reading

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Several Gators, Big Names, Among NFL Roster Cuts

By on August 31st, 2014

With the NFL regular season starting this week, teams had to get down to 53 man rosters and many big names and former Gator players were among those cut over the weekend. Former Gator Jon Halapio was cut by New … Continue reading

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UF’s Easley Taken In First Round Of NFL Draft

By on May 9th, 2014

Former Gator defensive lineman Dominique Easley is now added to Florida’s long list of first round NFL draft choices when he was selected late in the first round by the New England Patriots on Thursday. Easley was considered to be … Continue reading

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NFL Draft Today

By on May 8th, 2014

After months of talk and speculation, the NFL Draft finally begins tonight in New York with the Houston Texans on the clock. Houston has the number one pick and most expect the Texans to draft South Carolina defensive end Jadaveon … Continue reading

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2014 Florida Football Pro Day

By on March 18th, 2014

?Courtesy of GatorZone Florida football’s annual Pro Day was held Monday and at least one scout from all 32 NFL teams and one CFL team took a look at potential draft picks in not so ideal weather conditions. Due to … Continue reading

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Seahawks Are Super, Blast Broncos 43-8

By on February 3rd, 2014

The 2013 NFL season came to a rather anticlimactic end on Super Bowl Sunday ass the Seattle Seahawks rip the Denver Broncos 43-8 to win the franchise’s first ever championship. Former Gator Percy Harvin returned to the lineup after injury … Continue reading

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NFL Playoffs Set As Regular Season Ends

By on December 30th, 2013

The NFL regular season is over and while the playoffs are now set, there is already one head coach that has been fired. In the AFC, the wild card game next week has Kansas City visiting Indianapolis and on Sunday … Continue reading

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NFL Playoffs In Sharper Focus

By on December 23rd, 2013

The NFL playoffs are just about set but the seeding is still very much up in the air with one week to go in the regular season. It was not a good day for Florida NFL teams as all of … Continue reading

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Dolphins Win, Bucs Lose, NFL Roundup

By on December 16th, 2013

The Miami Dolphins now find themselves squarely in the AFC playoff picture after beating the New England Patriots 24-20 Sunday in Miami. Quarterback Ryan Tannehill threw for over 300 yards and three scores for the Dolphins, who move to 8-6 … Continue reading

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Terry Jackson: The journey back home

By on December 12th, 2013

Gator great and ex-NFL player Terry Jackson was destined to be a Florida Gator. A native of Gainesville, Jackson grew up in a Gator household. To be more specific, he grew up in a house where both his father and … Continue reading

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