Tag Archives: Kurt Roper

Florida Football Faces Must-Win Against Missouri In Homecoming Game

By on October 18th, 2014

 Courtesy www.betphoenix.ag The Florida (3-2, 2-2 SEC) football team is coming off its toughest loss of the season, losing to LSU 30-27 on a last second field goal. Now the Gators host Missouri (4-2, 1-1 SEC) for their Homecoming game and need a win to … Continue reading

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Gators Gearing Up For Crucial Game vs Missouri This Weekend

By on October 15th, 2014

The Florida Gator football team is in midst of preparing for Saturday’s Homecoming game against SEC East rival Missouri. The Gators are coming off a heartbreaking 30-27 loss to LSU, but now, the squad is focused on moving forward and … Continue reading

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Florida Football Hosts LSU In SEC Showdown

By on October 11th, 2014

The last time the Florida Gator football team and LSU Tigers were both unranked when they played each other was 1989. Fast forward to 2014 and both teams find themselves unranked heading into this match up for the first time … Continue reading

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Roper: Driskel Needs To Get Off To Fast Start

By on October 10th, 2014

The Gator football team is gearing up to face one of its biggest SEC rivals, the LSU Tigers, in The Swamp on Saturday night. The Gators have won three of the last four meetings with the Tigers in Gainesville, most … Continue reading

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Preview: Florida Football Looking to Make It 10 in a Row Over the Vols

By on October 4th, 2014

Judging from the fact that Florida football has beaten Tennessee nine straight times, it would only be natural to think that the Gators should be favored in their match up against the Vols today in Knoxville. Well they’re not. At … Continue reading

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Roper Looking Forward to the Challenge of Facing Alabama

By on September 17th, 2014

The last time Florida offensive coordinator Kurt Roper played Alabama was in 2010 when he was the offensive coordinator at Duke. Roper doesn’t have fond memories of that game. “It was a long day,” Roper joked. Alabama won 62-13. Roper is hoping … Continue reading

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Preview: Gator Football Going For 28th Straight Win Against Kentucky

By on September 13th, 2014

The last time Kentucky beat the Florida Gators in football was 28 years ago in 1986. This represents the longest active winning streak over a major opponent in an annual series. Even after last year’s depressing season, the Gators STILL managed … Continue reading

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Season Opener Take Two

By on September 3rd, 2014

The overall message from the Gator football team this week has been simple; they are itching to finally start the 2014 season. Fans were looking forward to the witnessing Florida unveil its improved up-tempo offense but the game against Idaho … Continue reading

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Kurt Roper Pleased With The Offense; Hopes To Have Decision On Back-up QB Soon

By on August 20th, 2014

The Gator football team is in the final days of preseason camp and the great news is the coaching staff is getting close to making a decision on a back-up to starting quarterback Jeff Driskel. Offensive coordinator Kurt Roper talked following … Continue reading

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Vernon Hargreaves Is Back In Action; Kurt Roper Meets With Media For The First Time Since Spring

By on August 13th, 2014

  The second week of the Florida Football team’s fall camp is underway, and the Gators are in full swing preparing for the 2014 season. The big news is sophomore All-American cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III returned to practice in an … Continue reading

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