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Gator Legend Steve Spurrier on Book Tour

ep 3, 2015; Charlotte, NC, USA; South Carolina Gamecocks head coach Steve Spurrier reacts during the second half against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Bank of America Stadium. Gamecocks won 17-13. Mandatory Credit: Joshua S. Kelly-USA TODAY Sports

It’s almost impossible to discuss Gator Sports without mentioning Steve Spurrier. The two are synonymous with each other. Steve started his career as a Gator back in 1963 as a quarterback; winning the Heisman Trophy as a senior in the 1966 season. Spurrier started his coaching career in Florida in 1990. The the program has …

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Gators Gaining Ground in Fall Camp

Gator football players warming up before Monday's practice

After holding a second full contact scrimmage this weekend with their newly-named starting quarterback, the Florida Gator football team is rapidly approaching their September 3 home opener against the UMass Minutemen. According to head coach Jim McElwain, a recently held scrimmage provided younger players with a great opportunity to learn from veterans. …

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McElwain’s “Moving Day”

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Following Thursday’s two-a-days, Gator football head coach Jim McElwain says Florida’s practice performance was simply “unacceptable.” Friday, the Gators are focused on moving forward, and they’ll do so by holding a scrimmage. Coach Mac referred to Friday’s practice as a “moving day”, explaining that younger players will have the opportunity to earn their spots …

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