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Clemson DB Jayron Kearse Tells Florida To “Stop Claiming (To Be) DBU”

Florida’s football program (along with many others) have spent some of this offseason claiming to be D.B.U (Defensive Back University).  The Gators put out an official “DBU” hype video, some of its players argued with other SEC players on Twitter about the subject and a fan made a really cool highlight tape featuring some of Florida’s best defensive backs.  Clemson defensive...
Via College Spun
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Marco Wilson is back with another mind-blowing catch

Do you all remember four-star defensive back recruit Marco Wilson? Wilson is the standout from Fort Lauderdale’s American Heritage High School and he’s been taking the internet by storm thanks to his incredible one-handed backflip catch while running a route. Well, Wilson is back at it again. This time, the younger brother of Florida Gators defensive back Quincy Wilson decided...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Florida's over/under win total opens at 7.5

While many are calling for the Gators to take a step back in their transition from Will Muschamp to Jim McElwain, Florida did not bring in the former Colorado State coach to rebuild, they brought him in to win. According to gambling site 5Dimes, the Florida Gators over/under opened at 7.5, the same number as defending SEC East champion Missouri. While question marks do exist for...
Via Fox Sports
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

NCAA Baseball Tournament: Gainesville Regional Preview

The Gainesville Regional has all the Florida that anyone can handle. In addition to the Florida Gators, the Florida Atlantic Owls, South Florida Bulls, and Florida A&M Rattlers are all travelling into the swamp. The Gators feature two power hitters in JJ Schwarz and Harrison Bader, who have hit 14 and 13 long balls respectively this season. As a team, Florida ranks 22nd in home...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

CeCe Jefferson Isn’t Telling Recruits Where They Should Go, But He Has An Idea

CeCe Jefferson, who was the most captivating recruit from 2015, is doing a little recruiting for the Florida Gators on Twitter.
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Gators brag about attendance, take shot at Florida rivals

So maybe the Gators aren’t the best football program in the state of Florida. They are, however, the most popular. And, like a character inspired by “Mean Girls” it is important that everyone knows just how popular they are. Wednesday afternoon, the Gators posted an infograph to their Instagram account Wednesday to do just that. The picture brags about how much better their...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

JUCO Lineman Branton Autry Commits To The Florida Gators

JUCO lineman Branton Autry committed to the Florida Gators on Wednesday, which is a big addition at a position of great need.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Early Florida Enrollee Already Seeking Transfer

Three-star tight end recruit Daniel Imatorbhebhe may have enrolled early at Florida after signing his letter of intent, but now it appears he could be headed out. Per a report from Bob Redman of Scout.com, Imatorbhebhe will leave school and transfer to a new program, without having even played a down for the Gators. According to Redman, Imatorbhebhe’s reasoning comes from the...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Florida Takes A Shot At Florida State, Miami With Attendance Numbers Graphic

There’s no doubt about which college football program in the state of Florida has been the most successful in recent seasons – it’s Florida State.  Florida, though, has been the best in one area – attendance.  In 2014, the Gators led the Sunshine State with an average home attendance of 85,834; Florida State had an average of 82,211 and Miami had an average of 52,518....
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators 2015 Preview and Prediction

If there’s a formula to hiring the perfect Florida football coach, athletic director Jeremy Foley hopes he’s found it. The Gators have...
Via Athlon Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Road to Omaha: Gators receive #4 overall seed in NCAA Tourney

Florida’s road to Omaha has become official. The Gators received the nation’s #4 overall seed, meaning they will get to play Regional and Super Regional action on their home field. That’s what happens when you run up a gaudy win-loss … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
4 days ago  |  Discuss

JUCO World Series game 5, Gators chomp Dolphins

The NJCAA D1 World Series eliminates teams by the second day of competition. Today both San Jacinto-North and Delgado Community College got to play each other. The loser sent home as the first team eliminated. The San Jacinto Gators got things going on the second pitch of the game as Jon Meyer got the pitch he wanted and sent it to the right field parking lot for a solo home run...
Via Mile High Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators fan creates ‘The Real DBU’ highlight video

There has been a recent discussion about whether the Florida Gators or LSU Tigers have earned the right to be dubbed “D.B.U.” Now, thanks to a great fan-made highlight video, we have the Gators taking their latest shot at claiming the title. Can’t get enough of Campus Sports? Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to stay updated with the latest news and exclusive...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

JUCO World Series game 1, battle of Texas

Game one of the NJCAA D1 College World Series in Grand Junction, Colo., opened with two teams from the Lone Star State, Texas. The game matched #18 McLennan Community College Highlanders (38-18) up against #15 San Jacinto-North Gators (41-20). The Gators are regulars to the World Series in Grand Junction, making their 20th appearance to the tournament. While the Highlanders make...
Via Mile High Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Gators Come Back To Beat LSU, Advance To SEC Championship

The Florida Gators came from behind to upset the top seeded LSU Tigers and advance to Sunday's SEC championship game.
Via Gamedayr
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Florida Gators Won’t Stop Coming After LSU

The Florida Gators can't stop, won't stop coming after LSU or the title "DBU." Here's the latest shot fired by UF.
Via Gamedayr
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: LSU Football Responds To Florida’s “DBU” Claim, Releases “LSU is DBU” Video

Over the last week or so, Florida and LSU’s football programs have been arguing on social media over which program is the rightful “D.B.U” – the true home of elite defensive backs.  The Gators released a “D.B.U” hype video and players from the two programs spatted on Twitter.  The Tigers have responded with a video of their own. Check out this “LSU is DBU” video...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida’s Dante Fowler Thinks The Gators Have 7 Future First-Round Picks In Their Defensive Backfield

Former Florida defensive end Dante Fowler was selected No. 3 overall in this past year’s NFL Draft. He seems to think many of his teammates will join him as first-round material in the coming years. Fowler, chiming in on the Florida vs. LSU “D.B.U.” debate, suggested on Twitter Tuesday morning that UF has seven defensive backs who will be taken in the first round eventually...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Star LSU RB Leonard Fournette Is Latest Tiger To Take Shot At Florida Gators

Star LSU running back Leonard Fournette is the latest Tiger to clown on the Florida Gators over a recent video.
Via Gamedayr
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida softball sweeps through Regional; advances to Super Regionals

The Gators’ top ranked softball team had exponentially more trouble winning their last game in the Gainesville Regional than they did in their first two games. Doesn’t matter how ugly the regional final win over Florida Atlantic was, though. It still … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Gators land another transfer QB in Vanderbilt's Josh Grady

The Florida Gators appear to have landed their second quarterback transfer of the week with the addition of Vanderbilt Commodore graduate Josh Grady. Due to current NCAA graduate transfer rules, Grady will be eligible immediately for the Gators. Grady's ability to come in right away and add depth is crucial for the Gators, as they are down to two scholarship quarterbacks with the...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida picks up Juco commitment

The Florida Gators have picked up the commitment of junior college running back Mark Thompson. The 6-2, 230lb player from Wyncote, PA, who is currently studying at Dodge City Community College, KS runs a 4.37 40-yard dash, and has had offers from Louisville, Iowa and Iowa State. Thompson played ten games for Dodge City, running for 460 yards and 8 TDs. He also had over 100 yards...
Via SEC Football Blog
15 days ago  |  Discuss

JUCO running back Mark Thompson commits to the Gators

The Florida Gators have picked up yet another commitment with the pledge of Dodge City Community College running back Mark Thompson. Thompson had offers from Alabama, Arizona State and Louisville among others. According to Gator Country, Thompson plans to enroll early and arrive on campus in January. “Being a Gator has a lot of huge pluses. Plus I’ve always wanted to be a...
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Florida Dubs Itself “D.B.U” With The Release Of This Hype Video

Earlier this spring, players from Texas and LSU argued over which program was the rightful “D.B.U.” You can add another college football program to the argument: Florida.  The Gators released a hype video this afternoon that dubs its football program as the true home of elite defensive backs. Check it out:  According to ESPN’s NFL database, Florida currently has eight defensive...
Via College Spun
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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