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Gators Find a Way to Win Week Zero Matchup Against Miami

“That was exhausting.” Gator coach Dan Mullen said it best when he sat down for post-game media. The Florida Gators left Camping World Stadium with a 24-20 win over the Miami Hurricanes.  However, the Gators with the off season swagger were missing. So was the Florida team looking to pick …

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Star Running Back Le’Veon Bell Ineligible for Rest of 2018 Season

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell didn’t show up to the deadline to sign his franchise tag. The deadline was on Tuesday at 4 p.m. As a result, Bell is no longer eligible to play football the rest of the season and missed out on the $14.5 million salary left …

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Colts Amidst Coaching Turmoil, Questions About Luck’s Recovery

The Indianapolis Colts are facing a lot of chaos in the midst of Josh McDaniels’  turnaround and Andrew Luck‘s injury. Josh McDaniels fiasco Colts General Manager Christ Ballard announced Tuesday that Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels would become Indy’s head coach. Little did he know that the Patriots were convincing …

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CFB Preview: Can No. 7 Georgia Bounce Back Against Kentucky?

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Coming off a 44-21 win against Vanderbilt last weekend, the Kentucky Wildcats football team is looking to profit from Georgia’s disappointing loss to Auburn. The Bulldogs not only lost 40-17 last weekend, but they dropped from college football’s top spot to No. 7 in the polls. In the last seven …

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Spring Preview: Gator Running Backs

The Gators in 2016 did not have a clear starter at running back. Instead, the team opted for a “running back by committee,” with four running backs on the roster receiving a significant amount of carries. This season, things might look different under new running backs coach Ja’Juan Seider. Seider …

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Spring Ball has Sprung, so has Lamical Perine

Spring football is back for the Florida Gators and so is Lamical Perine. With spring ball underway, upcoming sophomore running back Perine is ready to move the Gators forward. In the 2016 football season, Perine was not a freshman running back to be messed with. Having played in all 13 …

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UF’s Mark Thompson Motivated For The Fall

Mark Thompson, Florida’s running back, ended the season with scoring an 85-yard touchdown in the Outback Bowl against Iowa.  Thompson wants to continue his strong offensive play into spring practices and into the season. 2016 Season Thompson transferred to Florida from Dodge City Community College in Kansas.  In his first …

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Florida Running Back Jordan Cronkrite Transfers Out

On Thursday, the University of Florida announced that sophomore running back Jordan Cronkrite was granted his release and is expected to transfer from the team. Cronkrite took a backseat this season in the rushing department, becoming the team’s fourth-leading rusher. He recorded 145 yards and one touchdown in only 31 …

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Peterson’s Surgery Successful; Vikings Add Another RB

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had a successful lateral meniscus repair this morning. The All-Pro back had only run for 50 yards on 31 carries through a game and half before injuring his right knee last Sunday night against the Green Bay Packers. Peterson was helped off the field, unable to …

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