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Florida players have Twitter beef over “Minions” movie

Ah, there’s nothing like having a good old Twitter beef over a children’s movie. That is exactly what is going on between one of the nation’s top defensive backs and his teammate. College Spun shared a Twitter exchange between Florida players Vernon Hargreaves III and Latroy Pittman where they seemed to get upset with each other when the former brought up Pittman going to see...
Via Campus Sports Net
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Florida’s offer letter misspells Cris Collinsworth’s name

The theme of Saturday was seeing college football recruits posting pictures of their college football offer letters. The Florida Gators, as is common, bragged about some of their football alumni. NBC Sports analyst Cris Collinsworth was one of them. College Spun shared the photo of the letter sent to Nate Craig-Myers. You can’t tell at first glance, but somebody in the football...
Via Campus Sports Net
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Gators Have Embarrassing Spelling Error On Offer To 2016 Recruit

The Florida Gators have a major spelling error when naming one of their legendary players in an offer to one recruit.
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators Vernon Hargreaves III And Latroy Pittman Have Beef Over The Movie “Minions”

The last few weeks have been all about beef in the pop culture world. The bad blood between rappers Drake and Meek Mill has dominated the headlines, but there is also escalating unrest between Florida star cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III and wide receiver Latroy Pittman, and it appears to be all about the movie Minions. Yea he a living legend but he lacks friendship skills @_VH3...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators: Five Marquee Match-ups for 2015

Florida coach Jim McElwain inherits an offensive quandary in his first season with the Gators. A gutted offensive line and no clear answers at quarterback are the headlines for a Florida team that's been dormant for half of a decade. Needless to say, McElwain and co. have their work cut out for themselves. Yet, the former Colorado State head coach has done an excellent job this offseason by...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: Flashback Friday, 1986 Florida Gators @FSU Seminoles

Hey guys, sorry I haven’t really gotten a whole lot of videos out there recently. I’ve been really busy with my summer internship, and with the actual content. But that doesn’t mean I’m quitting completely- I’ve got a few more … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators football: Antonio Morrison ready to go

The Florida Gators will need their defense to stand strong while the revamped offense works on becoming a more efficient part of the team. With a team missing key players on both sides of the ball, veteran leadership will be warranted. Young players will look to senior players when they encounter situations they are not mentally prepared for. The Gators’ new coaching staff may...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators Land Four Verbal Commitments from Four States over the Weekend

The Florida Gators' recruiting efforts had run dry since early June when last picking up commitments from cornerback Aaron Robinson and wide...
Via Athlon Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators Season Preview: Game Seven, LSU Tigers

  IMPORTANT MESSAGE: before I start this preview, I wanted to say something unrelated. A shooting has been reported at UF early this morning. The details are very unclear, except for the fact that they apparently caught the shooter. Please take … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators 2017 QB Commit Tweets Awesome Ben Hill Griffin Stadium Picture

This Florida Gators quarterback commit can't wait until he can call Ben Hill Griffin Stadium his "kingdom."
Via Gamedayr
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Florida 4-Star Quarterback Commit Jake Allen Took A Cool “Kingdom” Picture Inside The Swamp

The Florida Gators currently have the No. 14 recruiting class in the 2016 cycle, in part due to current quarterback commit Jake Allen. The four-star signal caller, out of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is rated as the No. 10 pro-style quarterback in the class, according to 247 sports.  Allen was in Gainesville this weekend attending the Florida Gators Camp, and decided to post a picture...
Via College Spun
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Florida Wide Receiver Alvin Bailey Arrested After Failing To Appear In Court

When you commit a crime and you are summoned to appear in court, go.  That’s a lesson Florida wide receiver Alvin Bailey is learning the hard way.  The Gators’ wideout was arrested and put in the Hillsborough County Jail on Saturday after a warrant was issued for his arrest. Bailey failed to appear in court after being cited twice for driving with a suspended license.  ...
Via College Spun
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gator arrested for failure to appear in court

Florida Gators wide receiver Alvin Bailey was arrested yesterday afternoon for failing to appear in court and is currently in the Hillsborough County Jail. Thomas Goldkamp of 247 Sports reported the arrest and being held on $5,000 bond. Bailey was cited earlier this year for driving with a suspended license, a misdemeanor, and was due to appear in court in June. He failed to do so...
Via Campus Sports Net
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Five-Star DE Shavar Manuel Has Florida Gators In Top-Three Schools

In a surprise turn of events, this five-star defensive end announced his top-three schools -- including the Florida Gators.
Via Gamedayr
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators Get Commitment From Four-Star OLB Jeremiah Moon

The Florida Gators added another verbal commitment from a four-star outside linebacker.
Via Gamedayr
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Gators DT Jay-nard Bostwick to transfer

In a less than surprising move, Florida defensive tackle Jay-nard Bostwick has decided to transfer out of the program. The University of Florida has granted him a full release from his scholarship. Losing Bostwick isn’t exactly devastating. He redshirted in 2013 before stepping … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Driskel named LA Tech starting QB

Things just didn’t seem to go right for the Jeff Driskel as a member of the Florida Gators, but as we’ve seen many times before, players are granted second chances and Driskel is no different. The former Florida starter transferred to Louisiana Tech this off season and Wednesday head coach Skip Holtz named him the team’s starter as the off-season slowly draws to a close. ...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim McElwain Continues Gators Coaching Tradition With Steve Spurrier

New Florida head coach Jim McElwain continued a Florida Gators tradition involving former head coach Steve Spurrier.
Via Gamedayr
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators: building an effective receiving trio

Though it bears little resemblance to The Rematch, the 2012 Gator will bring two traditional powers together for the first time since the 2007 Nation Championship (Pensinger/ Getty) The Florida Gators continue to search for a new identity as they prepare for the upcoming season. The Gators may use more of a run based offense while they continue to explore their options at quarterback...
Via isportsweb.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

This Blue Gator Skin Florida Football Concept Helmet Looks Really Good

When it comes to the Florida concept helmets that have been created this off-season, gator skin-patterned shells have been very popular. Empire Graphics made a number of Florida helmets, including very slick white and blue looks that utilize the pattern. Today, we found a new concept by Next Gen Uniforms which uses the gator skin, as well as a giant white and orange gator head logo...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators fan trolls FSU on Craigslist

College football fans are known to sometimes go overboard, perhaps best exemplified by the now infamous poisoning of Toomer’s Corner by Alabama fetishist Harvey Updyke. Today another such example of line-crossing surfaced, albeit one not nearly as serious as the destruction of a beloved landmark. Courtesy of a University of Florida fan, an add was posted yesterday on Tallahassee...
Via Campus Sports Net
18 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Florida Head Coach Jim McElwain With the Sun Burnt Raccoon Look

When you go from coaching football in Colorado to coaching football in Florida there is one thing that you will have to get accustomed to--and fast--the sun. Not that the sun does not shine in Colorado, but in Florida the sun is a whole different animal all together.It appears that new Florida Gators head coach Jim McElwain has learned that lesson the hard way!via SBNationRead more »
Via FatManWriting
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Football: Florida CB Vernon Hargreaves Is Most Looking Forward To Covering Laquon Treadwell This Season

Vernon Hargreaves, Florida’s star cornerback, is one of the top defensive players in all of college football, and a projected high selection in next year’s NFL Draft if he leaves school early as expected.  Not surprisingly, Hargreaves wasn’t shy when asked at SEC Media Days today which wide receiver he is most looking forward to covering this season. His choice was the SEC’s...
Via College Spun
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida turnaround not going to happen ‘overnight’ – McElwain

The turnaround of the Florida Gators isn't going to happen overnight, new coach Jim McElwain has said. McElwain, who came from Colorado State after head coach Will Muschamp was ousted from Gainseville after an awful 2014 (led by an horrific offense), said at the SEC Media Days: "I think part of the experience of being in this conference is realizing it doesn't happen just overnight...
Via SEC Football Blog
20 days ago  |  Discuss
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