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Gators kicker Caleb Sturgis adds another All-American honor to list of postseason recognitionGAINESVILLE – Florida kicker Caleb Sturgis continued to add to his list of postseason honors on Tuesday as he was named a second-team All-American by the Associated Press.
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One of the first decisions Gators head coach Will Muschamp made following the departure of Charlie Weis was to name assistant Brian White the interim offensive coordinator.
The Gators face Ohio State on Jan. 2 in the Gator Bowl, and with Muschamp placing a heavy emphasis on taking his time on what he calls a "critical hire,'' he tabbed White to call the plays against...
Will Muschamp and the Florida Gators are loking for a couple of coaches to fill in on his staff. With the loss of strength coach Mickey Marotti to Ohio State and offensive coordinator Charlie Weis to Kansas, Florida has a couple of prime voids on staff. We are hearing something on both accounts and you can find the information on our insider message boards at FightinGators.com.
In a move that should signal Frank Verducci is staying at Florida, Kansas coach Charlie Weis hired Tim Grunhard as his offensive line coach.
The Gators brought in Verducci in January, and coach Will Muschamp said one of the main factors in the hiring was his prior experience with Weis. Weis and Verducci coached together at Notre Dame in 2009, when Verducci was the offensive line...
The Gators didn’t play any games this week because of exams, but head coach Billy Donovan used the practice time to help the team gain a better understanding of what he wants on offense. Florida made strides last Friday in a win over Rider, but Donovan was still upset about the Florida guards ignoring the post in the win over Arizona.
The University of Florida (6-6, 3-5 SEC) will travel to Jacksonville for the 2012 TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl to face The Ohio
State University (6-6, 3-5 Big Ten) at EverBank Field on Jan. 2 at 1 p.m. on ESPN2. The Gators finished the season third in the
Southeastern Conference Eastern Division, while the Buckeyes finished fourth in the Big Ten Leaders Division.
The Florida Gators are sitting on 16 verbal commitments for the class of 2012. Will Muschamp hopes to add to the total this weekend as three official visitors are set for Gainesville.
Florida has offered another prospect out of Stephenson High School in Georgia. The Gators offered cornerback Ali Groves.