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Former Gators Picked in XFL Draft

The XFL, America’s new professional football league, finalized its official two-day draft. The new league is launching 19 years after the original Vince McMahon version with a goal to provide former NFL players as well as players who didn’t quite make it a second chance. The Rebirth of the XFL …

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Lamical Perine and Company, Key in Florida-Georgia Match-Up

After not scoring a touchdown in the first five games of the season, Lamical Perine has found himself in the end zone three times in the last two match-ups. The junior running back has been on a tear since the LSU game where he averaged five yards per carry and …

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Steelers Offense Overpowers Redskins

It’s a new NFL season, but one thing hasn’t changed—Antonio Brown is still the NFL’s top receiver and the Pittsburgh Steelers offense is a force to be reckoned with. In what was already an exciting first week of the NFL season, the Steelers kicked off the double-header Monday Night Football …

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Former Gator Matt Jones Enjoying Time in D.C.

Former Gator running back Matt Jones is in his rookie season with the Washington Redskins after being selected in the third round of last year’s NFL Draft.   Jones says he’s had a smooth transition from college to the NFL. “Probably just adjusting to the speed of the game, it …

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Gator Football falls to South Carolina 23-20 in crushing overtime defeat

The Florida (5-4, 4-4 SEC) Gator football team blew another fourth quarter lead in The Swamp, this time to South Carolina (5-5, 3-5 SEC) who won 23-20 in overtime. The win marked South Carolina’s second win in school history in Gainesville and in the process spoiled the Gators’ chance at …

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Florida Football Hosts LSU In SEC Showdown

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 in 25 years. The Gators and Tigers are meeting for …

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Gator Football Escapes Rocky Top with a 10-9 Win

It took an unlikely combination, but Florida backup quarterback Treon Harris and kicker Austin Hardin’s 49-yard field goal helped the Florida football team rally for a 10-9 victory over Tennessee in Knoxville on Saturday. The win improved Florida’s win streak over Tennessee to 10 games. The Florida defense kept the …

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