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Florida Gets its Man--Colorado State's Jim McElwain!

For days we have been hearing that Colorado State head coach Jim McElwain was going to be the next head coach for the Florida Gators--but then the whole deal hit a huge snag. The Gators did not care to pay the enormous price tag to get him, a $7.5 million buyout. CSU was not willing to budge on it leaving the two sides at an impasse.Until now...via TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Florida, Jim McElwain Reach Agreement

The Florida Gators have got their man. Jim McElwain, who has coached Colorado State since 2012, has agreed to become the next head man down in Gainesville. ESPN’s Chris Low was the first to report the news. The buyout issues have been resolved, and Florida is expected to announce Jim McElwain as its coach later today. — Chris Low (@ClowESPN) December 4, 2014 According to Low...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Source: Florida Gators hit snag in pursuit of CSU's Jim McElwain

While there's still a chance Jim McElwain ends up as Florida's next head coach, the Gators' search has taken some bizarre twists in the time since Jeremy Foley boarded a plane to Colorado Tuesday, and now things appear more uncertain than they did before the AD touched down in Fort Collins. Both sides had been trying to close on the deal, which they expected to happen, sources...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

CSU’s Jim McElwain Close to Accepting Florida Job

It appears AD Jeremy Foley and the Florida Gators want an offensive approach when it comes to their head coach.  Football Scoop is reporting that Colorado State head coach Jim McElwain has accepted the job at Florida. Per sources, Jim McElwain has informed his players at Colorado State that he is leaving for the Florida job News4 in Jacksonville is reporting that the proper buyout...
Via BlackSportsOnline
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jim McElwain to become Florida Gators head coach

It looks as though the Florida Gators have found their next head coach. Colorado State head coach Jim McElwain has been the Gator’s top target, and after a long meeting with him on Tuesday and Wednesday, the Gators have reportedly settled on the Rams coach. This, according to Football Scoop: Per sources, Jim McElwain has informed his […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Updates Status Of Jim McElwain Talks Via Twitter

The Florida Gators updated the status of the talks with Jim McElwain via Twitter.
Via Gamedayr
15 days ago  |  Discuss

College Basketball: Is it time to panic in Gainesville? Florida’s A Long Way From The Final Four

Florida is preparing for a late-season conference and tournament run in an interesting way: with close early-season battles against strong competition. Challenging early games, mixed with combining some new players on the floor, make it a bit too early for the Gators to panic… even though it might seem panic is warranted. With last Friday’s 11-point loss in the Battle 4 Atlantis...
Via The Student Section
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Florida Gators To Offer Jim McElwain

The Florida Gators are set to offer Colorado State coach Jim McElwain.
Via Gamedayr
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jim McElwain Is Florida Gators’ Top Candidate

Jim McElwain is the Florida Gators' top target according to reports on Tuesday.
Via Gamedayr
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Muschamp Goes Out With A Boom In Final Press Conference

Will Muschamp went out with a boom in his final press conference with the Florida Gators.
Via Gamedayr
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Josh McDaniels go to Florida?

Sam Greenwood/Getty ImagesThe Florida Gators are in the market for a new head coach after previous coach Will Muschamp was let go by the Gators. According to NFL.com, Josh McDaniels, Patriots offensive coordinator, could be on the short list to replace Muschamp in the Swamp.Football Scoop says that McDaniels is currently being vetted as a potential head coaching candidate at the...
Via Patriots Life
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Florida interested in Josh McDaniels as head coach

Could New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels be the next head coach of the Florida Gators? According to a report from FootballScoop.com, Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley is interested in McDaniels as a potential candidate to replace Will Muschamp. Most of the success McDaniels has had in his career has come while working under...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Muschamp Favorited A Tweet About Being Introduced As Auburn’s Defensive Coordinator

Former Florida Gators head coach Will Muschamp is officially a free agent in the college football coaching world. While he wasn’t overly successful on the offensive side of the ball in Gainesville (it ultimately cost him his job), he’s still considered a genius when it comes to defense. Right now, he’s being courted by a number of fan bases – many of which have struggled...
Via College Spun
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Florida Gators To Contact Chip Kelly For Opening

The Florida Gators will reportedly contact Chip Kelly as early as Tuesday for the opening.
Via Gamedayr
17 days ago  |  Discuss

The Best Fan-Made Memes From Florida State’s Win Over Florida

The Florida State Seminoles survived yet again this past Saturday, despite four interceptions from star quarterback Jameis Winston against their biggest rival – Florida. It’s the fourth win in the past five contests for FSU against the Gators, and the 28th straight victory overall.  Since the contest ended, Seminoles fans have been poking fun at fans of their rivals on social...
Via College Spun
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Hugh Freeze Has Not Been Offered By Gators, Per Florida Statement

Hugh Freeze has not been offered the head coaching position for the Florida Gators, according to a statement from the UAA.
Via Gamedayr
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Hugh Freeze Reportedly Offered By Florida Gators

Hugh Freeze has reportedly been offered by the Florida Gators.
Via Gamedayr
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim McElwain Reportedly A Lead Candidate For Florida Gators

Colorado State coach Jim McElwain is reportedly a lead candidate for the open Florida Gators job.
Via Gamedayr
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Gators Set Another FBS Low Under Will Muschamp Against FSU

The Florida Gators became the first team to force four interceptions and lose in the FBS this season, falling to FSU, 24-19.
Via Gamedayr
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators Head Coach Will Muschamp Gives Us One Last Steaming Mad GIF (thanks coach)

If there is anything that will be missed next season at Florida it will be images of Will Muschamp blowing up with the kind of intensity he wishes his players had on the field. Good thing is he will more than likely be on the sideline somewhere in some capacity next year.So as long as his new boss doesn't tell him to cool it with the temper tantrums we will not have to go without...
Via FatManWriting
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Will Muschamp Asks A Referee During FSU Game, “Are You Guys Trying To Give Them The Game?”

Will Muschamp, coaching his final game at Florida, has not been happy with the performance of the referees.  The Gators, currently trailing No. 3 Florida State, 21-19, have been called for eight penalties for 95 yards. Following Florida’s most recent penalties – a holding call on wide receiver Latroy Pittman and a personal foul on Pittman for arguing with a ref – Muschamp...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Florida Player on Sideline Hits Jameis Winston After He Runs Out of Bounds

For some stupid reason Florida Gators freshman defensive lineman Gerald Willis decided he needed to hit Jameis Winston as the Florida State quarterback ran out of bounds. Late hits are not unusual, right? Well--this wasn't a late hit. Willis wasn't even in the game!The refs continued with the stupid theme and did not eject Willis, but Muschamp did it for them and sent the idiot to...
Via FatManWriting
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Florida player takes cheapshot on Jameis Winton on sideline

Check out this knucklehead move by Florida Gators freshman Gerald Willis at the tail end of a play as Jameis Winston heads out of bounds….
Via The Student Section
19 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: FSU’s Terrance Smith Returns Interception For Touchdown, Cuts Florida Lead To 9-7

Backed up near his own end zone facing an early 9-0 deficit, Florida State’s Jameis Winston threw his third interception after misreading a coverage. On the next play, Treon Harris returned the favor, throwing an interception to FSU linebacker Terrance Smith, who took it 94 yards for the score. After the Roberto Aguayo extra point, Florida State has cut Florida’s early lead to...
Via College Spun
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Write Your Own Jokes For This Florida Gators Fan

This Florida Gators fan in full jorts regalia may or may not be frolicking around Tallahassee during the FSU game.
Via Gamedayr
19 days ago  |  Discuss
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