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Former Gator Football Player Tony Joiner Charged With Murdering His Wife

Authorities arrested Tony Joiner, former safety for the Florida Football team, on Saturday. They charged him with the second-degree murder of his wife Heyzel Obando. Joiner was a team captain for the team in 2007 and was a key player for the 2006 National Championship team. Joiner played in 47 …

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Florida Gators NFL Draft Preview

The hard work and sacrifice of several former Florida Gators will come to fruition over the next four days. The 2019 NFL Draft begins at 8 p.m. on Thursday with the first round and the following six rounds will take place through Sunday. A long list of Gators entered this …

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Gators Football Spring Practice Schedule Released

The Florida Gators released its spring practice schedule early Wednesday morning. Fans have plenty of chances to come out and watch the team. This year, the public can attend four spring practices. Just two were offered in 2018. Head Coach Dan Mullen’s decision to add more open practices for Florida …

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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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Feleipe Franks Finally Settling in as Florida’s Starting QB

Feleipe Franks is looking to have a much better time against Kentucky in 2018. Sure the result was what he wanted in 2017 but it was the road to that point that Franks looks to change. Not Looking At The Past In late September of  last season, Franks was removed …

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Gator Profile: Jordan Scarlett Ready for Breakout Season with Second Chance

In 2016, Jordan Scarlett took over as the lead back and looked poised for a breakout 2017. While that wasn’t to be after he missed all of 2017 when he was suspended, Scarlett is the frontrunner for the starting job this season with a chance to finally have that breakout …

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Billy Gonzalez Optimistic About Gators Receivers

The wide receiver corp for the 2018 Florida Gators football team is arguably one of the deepest positions on the team. Receivers Coach Billy Gonzalez is taking over the position group this season. He came from Mississippi State with Dan Mullen and will serve as the co-offensive coordinator as well. He’ll …

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UF Media Day: O-Line Coach Hevesy Looks For Efficiency in Offense

Florida Gators‘ co-offensive coordinator and offensive line coach John Hevesy spoke to the media on Thursday at UF’s Media day. This is Hevesy’s second stint with the Gators. He worked under head coach Dan Mullen here from 2005-to-2008 and under him at Mississippi State for Mullen’s full tenure. Efficiency is …

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Gators Wide Receivers Making Strides During Spring Practices

When Florida hired Dan Mullen to be its next head coach, Mullen brought along several of his assistants from Mississippi State. One of the key guys he brought along was Billy Gonzalez, his wide receivers coach. Gonzalez’s task? To help improve a Gators wide receiving core that seemingly has a …

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