Posted August 02, 2012 on
Transition is usually not an easy thing. Senior SAM / BUCK Lerentee McCray believes after a year under Will Muschamp at the helm of the Florida Gators, the players know what the man wants and believes in what he wants and that will lead to a more cohesive and successful team. It should be a better year for him and the Gators.

Gators WR Debose finding his comfort zone

GAINESVILLE, Fla. The trophy rests in the living room of his apartment. Gators receiver Andre Debose glances at it often, a reminder of what can be. I can see it every day, he said. Debose was named Gator Bowl MVP on New Years Day in Floridas 24-17 win over Ohio State. He earned the award for a 99-yard kickoff return that gave the Gators the lead for good in a game they had to...

Gators' backs bringing power to the table

Scott Carter breaks down each position for the Gators as they prepare to open fall camp GAINESVILLE, Fla. The Gators open camp without two of their most recognizable players the past four years: running backs Chris Rainey and Jeff Demps. Rainey is a rookie with the Steelers and Demps is in London competing for the U.S. track team at the Olympics. The two combined for more than...

2013 Football Recruiting: Florida Gators Add WR Chris Thompson

The recruiting news didn’t stop earlier this week. On Monday, the Florida Gators received a commitment from Gainesville, FL (Gainesville) wide receiver Chris Thompson. The 6’0″, 170-pound Thompson doesn’t possess the stars that make you immediately think superstar, but some recent performances led to the offer from Florida. Thompson was one of the better performers at Friday...

Gators aim to rebound from worst season since '87

After a 7-6 campaign and their worst season since 1987, the Florida Gators realized their attitude needed to change. Players held their own practices and punished those who didn't attend with early morning running sessions. Coach Will Muschamp addressed the attitude change at Florida's annual media day on Thursday, saying that players are beginning to buy into his program...

Aubrey Hill resigned from the University of Florida

Florida Wide Receiver coach Aubrey Hill resigned from the Florida Gator Football team and the University of Florida today. Offensive coordinator Brent Pease is going to take Hill’s duties of coaching the wide receivers. Many theories are out on why Hill resigned. General consensus is that Miami is about to get in trouble with the NCAA and Hill fell on the sword to protect the...

Brissett is Always Poised

The word came up plenty of times when reporters asked questions of Gator sophomore quarterback Jacoby Brissett. “Poised” was always the way he was described as a true freshman that was thrown to the wolves at Death Valley in Baton Rouge for his first plays as a quarterback at the collegiate level. Poised certainly is the way he looked and talked at media day.

Powell Remains Optimistic in Recovery

Every word out of Ronald Powell’s mouth at Florida’s media day about his recovery from a torn ACL happened with a smile on his face. Head coach Will Muschamp and Florida players have spoken about the junior’s positive attitude to his ACL recovery. Powell showed it on Thursday. Powell won’t put a timetable on his return but keeps it in the back of his mind as he works out...

Florida Media Day Storylines

Year two of the Will Muschamp era begins on Thursday afternoon. The Gators will hold media day before players report to camp and open fall camp with the first practice on Friday. There's a different feel than a year ago. Florida started the 2011 season with uncertainty in coaching and player personnel. There is still room for the team to grow, but year two provides a more comfortable start.

Video: Day One Practice Moments

The football season starts in less than a month and the Florida Gators were out on the field early on Friday sharpening their teeth for what they hope will be a special season. Here are a few video clips compliments of GatorVision of this morning's workout with the veterans.
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