Atlanta Falcons Select Florida DB Keanu Neal No. 17 Overall

Another Florida defensive back is off the board, as the Atlanta Falcons have taken Gators’ safety Keanu Neal.  Round: 1 Pick: 17 Selection: The Atlanta Falcons take Florida safety Keanu Neal.  With the #17 pick in the 2016 #NFLDraft, the @AtlantaFalcons select S Keanu Neal! — NFL (@NFL) April 29, 2016 Analysis: This is a really nice pick for...
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April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Florida’s Keanu Neal Had A Fantastic Response To Writer Who Says He’ll Be Last Player In Green Room

Earlier, the NFL released the list of 25 players who will be attending this year’s NFL Draft in person. Among them is Florida safety Keanu Neal, who has been climbing draft boards during the process. CBS Sports currently projects him as a second round pick, and one blogger–Dan Kadar of SB Nation’s “Mocking the Draft“–somewhat snarkily predicted that Neal will be the last...
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April 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Former Florida safety Keanu Neal offers appreciation for coaches

Former Florida hard-hitting safety Keanu Neal had a fantastic three-year career in Gainesville. A two-year starter, Neal finished third this year on the team in tackles (96). His ability to fill lanes in run support is very impressive -- as is his versatility on the back-end in coverage. Due to these characteristics, Neal opted to declare for the 2016 NFL Draft.Neal took to his...
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January 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Florida S Keanu Neal Thanks Both Will Muschamp And Jim McElwain On Instagram

It’s not every day college football players deal with coaching changes, only to be positively impacted by both head coaches. But for former Florida safety Keanu Neal, who recently declared for the draft, that was the case.  Both Will Muschamp and Jim McElwain had a positive impact on Neal during their time as his head coach, so he took to Instagram Wednesday evening to show his...
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January 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Florida Gators safety Keanu Neal forgoing senior season for NFL draft

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida safety Keanu Neal is leaving school early and entering the NFL draft.Neal announced on his Instagram account Wednesday that he is forgoing his final year of eligibility and turning pro. The hard-hitting safety is widely expected to go in the first three rounds of the draft."This was honestly the hardest decision I've made," Neal wrote. "It's time...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Gators safety Keanu Neal declares for NFL draft

Florida’s secondary, which has already lost Vernon Hargreaves to the NFL draft, just took another hit. Safety Keanu Neal has announced through his instagram account that he will declare for the NFL Draft. Neal, who called it “the hardest decision … Continue reading →
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Florida DB Keanu Neal Declares For NFL Draft Via Instagram

Another Florida Gators defensive back is headed to the NFL. Just days after star cornerback Vernon Hargreaves made his decision official, junior safety Keanu Neal has decided to join him. Neal, who registered 92 tackles and one interception this past year in 12 games, announced the news on Instagram. Neal called the decision the “hardest” one he’s ever made, and thanked fans...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Florida DB Keanu Neal Lays The Smack Down On Ole Miss Wide Receiver

The easy money was supposed to be on Ole Miss Saturday when the Rebels took on the Florida Gators, but that has not been the case at all. The Gators showed early on that they wanted this one more than Ole Miss, and have outplayed the No. 3 tram in the nation (which will change come soon).If you have not been watching the game or missed it all together and want to know what it was...
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October 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Florida Gators Safety Keanu Neal gears up for the upcoming season

The Florida Gators defense will look slightly different from the group that ranked 15th overall last season. Key impact players like Daunte fowler will be missed but the Gators manage to retain a few impact players as they prepare for the upcoming season. Veteran leadership from returning players like Antonio Morrison and Vernon Hargreaves will be vital but the Gators will need a...
August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Florida Gators Keanu Neal Delivers Massive Hit to Alabama RB Derrick Henry

The Florida Gators are playing with more of a purpose this season than they have in the past. They are detemined to show that last season's fall from grace was the exception to the rule and not the new norm. To do that they really need to knock Alabama off of its high horse.On this play Keanu Neal decided to literally knock Alabama Derrick Henry off of his horse.@SBNationGIF/TwitterRead more »
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September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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