Originally posted on Double Coverage Football  |  Last updated 11/26/12
First Down. The Florida Gators are ranked 5th in both the AP and Coaches Top 25 polls and it just doesn't seem right (#4 in BCS). They've beaten three teams currently ranked in the Top 10 (LSU, Texas A&M and South Carolina). For comparison, Notre Dame has beaten just three teams currently ranked in the entire Top 25. Florida's only loss came to 11-1 Georgia in a game in which they had six turnovers and still only lost by 8. In my book, the Gators should be #2. And after watching that defense tee off on Florida State on Saturday, I'd hate to be the poor suckers to draw them in a bowl game.  Second Down. Jon Embree is just one of many now former head coaches in need of a job, but the fact that he was fired after just two years is evidence of how bad things have gotten at Colorado. After going just 4-21, athletic director Mike Bohn felt the program wasn't headed in the right direction. Embree's response implied that things weren't going in the right direction when he got there. ...
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