Posted August 06, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Cody Riggs
TEAMS: Florida Gators
Cody Riggs isn’t a traditional safety. His 5-9, 184-pound frame keeps him from playing in the box to stop the run as often as other safeties, but what he lacks in size, Riggs make up for with his knowledge of the defense and aggressive mindset. The Gators will need him to take one of the starting safety positions after losing both from last year, and Riggs is already turning heads in camp.

Gators lose senior WR Andre Debose to torn ACL

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Senior receiver Andre Debose appeared intent on making his final season with the Gators his best one. According to Florida coaches and teammates, Debose had an excellent summer of training and was ready to make a difference in the passing game. One unfortunate step Tuesday night at practice spoiled the plan as Debose suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament...

Gray area of targeting rule concerns Will Muschamp

GAINESVILLE, Fla. Steve Shaw goes on tour around the Southeastern Conference this time of year. The discussions this year are expected to be more lively than usual. The head of officials for the SEC, Shaw was at Florida on Monday to meet with the Gators to discuss rule changes that go into effect this season. The new targeting rule is one that everyone seems to have an opinion about...

Florida Gators: Tumultuous offseason almost over

To say it has been a rough offseason for the Florida Gators football program would be a bit of an understatement. On and off the field present and former Gators have been all over the national headlines. It all began June 16 when sophomore linebacker, and expected starter, Antonio Morrison was arrested for battery after striking a bouncer at a Gainesville bar. However, Morrison...

Matt Jones injury update: Viral infection improving, but he has lost 8-10 pounds

In a bit of good news for Florida fans, Gators running back Matt Jones is improving after suffering a "serious viral infection" that caused him to lose 8-10 pounds.

Filling in for Debose

Andre Debose was drawing rave reviews in the first week of fall camp. The Gators waited throughout his career for the breakout season to happen. Two different coaching staffs at Florida questioned his work ethic in practice. Debose admitted last week it was an issue and had put in extra time working off the field this fall. The Gators are now forced to find players to make up for his presence.

Debose suffers season-ending knee injury

The Gators were searching for improvement at the wide receiver position in 2013, but they’ll have to do it without Andre Debose. The redshirt senior tore his ACL during a non-contact portion of practice on Tuesday night and will miss the entire 2013 season.

Florida Gators WR Andre Debose out for year with torn ACL

Florida Gators redshirt senior wide receiver Andre Debose has suffered a torn ACL and will the miss the 2013 season, according to

Video: Burton ready for everything

Florida senior H-back Trey Burton has done a lot for the Gators in his time on campus. Burton talked the media on Tuesday and was asked a myriad of questions about himself and his teammates. We have a good portion of that interview session here.

Watch Practice Through the Eyes of Florida Gators Wide Receiver Trey Burton

Hollywood tries to give us a look at what its like to be on the field for a football game, but that's Hollywood--fake. In this day and age we like the real thing and thanks to helmet cams we can get it. Adrian Peterson wore one at a Vikings practice recently and it was pretty cool.  Here's a look at a Gator practice from the perspective of wide receiver Trey Burton.

Dunbar hoping for more

Quinton Dunbar didn’t always understand what it took off the field. He put in the effort expected of him on the practice field and spent the necessary time in the playbook, but when it came to the weight room, he only wanted to do the minimum. That’s no longer the case. The redshirt junior has changed his mindset and could be headed for the breakout season the Gators have been waiting for.

Video: Jeremi Powell wants to produce

With an added 12-15 pounds, redshirt freshman linebacker Jeremi Powell believes he is better suited to line up and play some SEC football in 2013. Speed is the name of the game for Powell and he talks about his hopes for the season and more with

Blake Bell’s Chance To Channel Cam Newton And Become What Bob Stoops Always Wanted

Three years ago, Bob Stoops saw the future. Cam Newton, the then former Florida Gators quarterback, was polishing off his all-world skills as a signal caller at Blinn Junior College. The man who would eventually become the #1 most recruited player in his class, be it out of high school our JUCO, had earned the [...]The post Blake Bell’s Chance To Channel Cam Newton And Become What...

2015 speedster favors five

Taj Griffin recently added an offer from the Florida Gators. He has an impressive offer list and he is one of the top playmakers in the 2015 class.
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