Deonte Thompson just scored his first NFL touchdown as a Baltimore Raven. It was a lot harder for him to catch touchdown as a Gator because his quarterback was John Brantley. No offense Brantley but you spent more time in the fetal position than throwing passes for the Florida Gators. The Gators still love you though. You were but in a terrible position but hey, you got a really...
The Battle of Florida game played Saturday night in Boca Raton at FAU Stadium featured three former Gators, Deonte Thompson (Belle Glade) Dan Wenger (Coral Springs) and William Green (Hoover, Ala.). Wenger and Thompson played for the South team while Green participated for the North squad. Bobby Bowden's North team blew out Howard Schnellenberger's South squad in the inaugural...
A quick scan of the rosters yields plenty of familiar names to those in the Sunshine State who follow college football closely.
There's former South Carolina quarterback Stephen Garcia, Florida State running back Jermaine Thomas, USF receiver A.J. Love, Kentucky linebacker Ronnie Sneed and Gators receiver Deonte Thompson.
A trio of Gators have been named to the rosters of the inaugural Battle of Florida game set to take place at FAU Stadium in Boca Raton later this month. Wide receiver Deonte Thompson (Belle Glade) and offensive lineman Dan Wenger (Coral Springs) have been named to the South roster while defensive end William Green (Hoover, Ala.) was selected to the North roster.
Florida arrived at the Gator Bowl without running back Jeff Demps and still searching for two key positions on Will Muschamp's coaching staff.
Demps missed the team's first practice Tuesday at Jacksonville University to attend to a personal matter, Muschamp said. Second on the team with 539 yards rushing and a team-high six touchdowns, Demps is expected to join the Gators...
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December 27, 2011