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Florida Football Welcomes Torrian Gray Back to Gainesville

Torrian Gray, former Florida defensive backs coach, is back in Gainesville after two seasons with the Washington Redskins. The hire comes just two days after losing cornerbacks coach Charlton Warren to Georgia. Torrian Gray Overview Gators There is no denying that Teez Tabor, Quincy Wilson, Marcus Maye, and Duke Dawson …

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Gator Profile: C.J. Henderson Prepares for Upcoming Season

Florida Gators defensive back  C.J. Henderson is the next guy on our preview list. The Miami, Florida, native looks to start at cornerback this season among a crowded returning defensive backs corps. 2017 Campaign Henderson didn’t get his first start until the third game of the season at Kentucky. His impact …

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Gator Profile: Chauncey Gardner-Johnson Looks to Stand-Out in his Junior Season

Chauncey Gardner-Johnson is preparing for his junior season with an even larger role ahead. The versatile defensive back out of Cocoa, Florida is not only coming in with a new name on his jersey, but also a new role in Todd Grantham’s defense as a leader and the next great …

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NFL Draft: Taking A Look At Where Gators Landed

A total of five Gators ended up going in the 2018 NFL Draft, while many others ended up signing on as undrafted free agents. Draft 1st-3rd rounds Taven Bryan represented the Gators in the first round, as he went to the Jaguars with the 29th overall pick. Bryan’s selection marks …

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NFL Combine: Six Gators Receive Invitations

The University of Florida will be well represented at the NFL Combine this year as six former Gators were chosen to participate in the event February 27-March 5 at Lucal Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.   Cornerback Duke Dawson, kicker Eddy Pineiro, defensive tackle Taven Bryan, wide receiver Antonio Callaway, safety …

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Randy Shannon Talks Offensive Improvements, Injury Update Ahead of FSU Clash

Florida football interim head coach Randy Shannon says going into the FSU game this weekend, his team will have to improve in many areas. Need for Improvement from Receivers After the 36-7 win over UAB, one position group that caught criticism for their play was the receivers. Despite quarterback Feleipe …

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Preview: Florida Looks to Get Back on Track against Texas A&M

Both Florida and Texas A&M are coming off of home losses to SEC West foes. A win for either team would put its season back on track. Lose, and the questions and pressure get cranked up even more. https://twitter.com/GatorsFB/status/918215883566338048 Florida (3-2, 3-1 SEC) Bounce Back From Loss to LSU Jim …

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Gator Football: McElwain Provides Injury Updates

Going into Saturday’s game against Texas A&M, the Gators could be without some notable players, including safety Nick Washington and running back Mark Thompson. Head coach Jim McElwain also said Florida’s leading receiver Tyrie Cleveland is doubtful with a high-ankle sprain. Injuries Adding Up McElwain said Cleveland was adamant about …

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Not So Sweet Homecoming: Florida Falls to LSU 17-16

The Gator football team had the momentum. They’d stormed back from a 17-3 deficit on two short Lamical Perine touchdown runs and seemed poised to tie the game late in the third quarter. Shockingly, kicker Eddy Piniero missed the point-after attempt, and Florida remained trailing LSU 17-16. That’s how the …

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