Found November 27, 2011 on
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida linebacker Darrin Kitchens has been released from a hospital after being diagnosed with a concussion.
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Florida linebacker Darrin Kitchens has been released from a hospital after being diagnosed with a concussion.
The sophomore from Homestead was injured on a kickoff during Saturday night's loss against rival Florida State. He was strapped to a backboard, carted off the field and taken by ambulance to Shands Hospital for evaluation.
The helmet-to-helmet hit left him motionless...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. As he was introduced on Senior Day, Gators starting quarterback John Brantley received one of the loudest ovations of his career.
It was undoubtedly a special moment for Brantley and his family, whose long history with Florida football is well-documented.
Unfortunately for Brantley, running onto the field to a huge ovation turned out to be the highlight of his...
The crowd at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium for the Florida-FSU game went mostly silent at the beginning of the second half when Florida linebacker Darrin Kitchens lay motionless on the field.
Kitchens took a hard shot on kickoff coverage, and the game was delayed at least 10 minutes while trainers and doctors tended to him. He left the field on a stretcher.
Gators coach Will Muschamp...
What happens on the field as the Florida Gators welcome the Florida State Seminoles to The Swamp is only half of the game. Another game entirely occurs in the recruiting battle that has raged for years between these instate rivals. Saturday's matchup will be as big in terms of recruiting as it has been any season. With a good deal of the nation's top recruits scheduled to...
You throw out records on certain occasions and this is one of them. Never mind that the Florida Gators and Florida State Seminoles have stumbled to a combined record of 13-9. Never mind that there have been growing pains for both programs as they've introduced new coaching staffs over the past two seasons. Never mind that there are a number of areas that both could and need...
Starting forward Erik Murphy has a meniscus tear in his right knee and will miss 10th-ranked Florida's game Monday night against Stetson in Orlando, for openers -- and likely more.
The news on backup guard-forward Casey Prather and his pulled groin was better, as Prather was cleared for some light work Saturday.
The Florida State-Florida game on Saturday night featured two of the nation’s best kickers, UF’s Caleb Sturgis and FSU’s Dustin Hopkins. Both have been named as finalists for the Lou Groza trophy, the award for the NCAA’s best kicker.
The Gators return home on Tuesday after a successful two-game stint in the Big Apple, playing host to Belmont in the O'Connell Center beginning at 7 p.m.