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One player in the middle of the Florida defensive line can’t fill the loss of Dominique Easley. The versatility of Jonathan Bullard could fill some of the role. The Florida staff used him some at defensive tackle during the first three games with Easley on the field, but after Easley's season-ending ACL tear last week, Bullard played more reps than before at defensive tackle against Kentucky.

Gators CB Vernon Hargreaves III not your typical freshman

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- On more than one occasion since he became Florida's head coach, Will Muschamp has made it clear he has about as much use for the star system created by recruiting services as a linebacker that doesn't like to get his jersey dirty. He prefers the eyeball test and developing a relationship with potential recruits. Still, four games into the college career...

Florida Gators vs. Arkansas Razorbacks: What to watch for

The No. 19 Florida Gators (3-1, 2-0 SEC) return home this week to take on the Arkansas Razorbacks (3-2, 0-1 SEC) this Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Kick-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. and the game will be televised on ESPN2. Florida is coming off a 24-7 win against the Kentucky Wildcats. Arkansas fell last week to No. 10 Texas A&M by a score of 45-33. This is the first meeting...

Damien Jacobs thinks the Arkansas O-Line is ‘a little dirty'

Florida Gators defensive tackle Damien Jacobs gave Arkansas some bulletin board material, calling the Hogs’ O-Line “dirty."

Settle It: Arkansas vs. Florida, who will win this SEC showdown?

Arkasnas Razorbacks vs. Florida Gators football preview and predictions. Who is going to win this SEC showdown in The Swamp?

Scouting the Florida Gators

Bob Redman has been working for or writing about the Florida Gators going on 19 years. He has attended most and watched all of the Florida games since 1985. Here is a look -- prepared specifically for -- from the managing editor as the Gators head into the showdown with Arkansas on Saturday in The Swamp.

ESPN The Magazine names Florida the best two-sport school in the nation

According to ESPN The Magazine’s “Franchise Issue,” college football and basketball is all about the Florida Gators.

Photo: This Florida Gators groom’s cake is Albert approved

This Florida Gators fan’s groom’s cake is ready for a game day, wedding day - or both, of course.

Pease used nature walk to calm Murphy

Florida offensive coordinator Brent Pease understood the situation. He was dealing with a quarterback preparing for his first career start and wanted a way to clear Tyler Murphy’s mind. He didn’t want the junior quarterback dwelling on his preparation before the night game at Kentucky, so he came up with a creative plan to keep Murphy’s mind from being only on football.

Nolan Kelleher Will Make OV

The Florida Gators have placed a premium on the offensive line recruiting for the class of 2014. With Dontae Angus, Taven Bryan, Travaris Dorsey and Nolan Kelleher all listed on the offensive line the Gator coaches have plenty of options. With Taven Bryan expected to start on the defensive side of the ball that leaves the Gators with three offensive linemen and looking for more.

Photo: Joker Phillips is all about not-so-good receiving stats

Joker Phillips’ latest photoshop endeavor celebrates Florida Gators wide receiver Quinton Dunbar and his average-at-best receiving stats.

Gators will Host Official Visits this Weekend

The Florida Gators are set to host the Arkansas Razorbacks Saturday night in the Swamp. Head coach Will Muschamp will bring in a few official visitors this weekend including Lorenzo Featherston and Nolan Kelleher for this weekend's Southeastern Conference showdown.
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