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Florida Gators Hype Video Is Seeking ‘Vengeance’

This Florida Gators hype video for 2014 is seeking "vengeance."
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Prospect uses faux "baby gator" to announce 2015 commitment to Florida.

You know recruiting prospects giving their verbal commitments for all the world to see have gotten out of hand when a prospect uses a dwarf caiman impersonating an alligator in announcing his commitment to Florida. That's what Cincinnati, Oh. high school rising senior offensive tackle George Brown Jr. did in committing to the Gators on Friday. Brown's use of a dwarf caiman...

Recruit George Brown Commits To Gators With Live Alligator

Recruit George Brown Jr. committed to the Florida Gators on Friday using a live baby alligator.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

George Brown Jr Picks Florida Gators; Doesn’t Mean UK is Done

The Kentucky Wildcats, Florida Gators and Alabama Crimson Tide were the hats on the table, but it was the Gators George Brown Jr. ultimately decided to commit to. The 3-star offensive tackle from Cincinnati, OH (Winton Woods) committ to Florida after it seemed as though UK was the favorite for much of Brown’s recruitment. One thing to consider with Florida is that head coach Will...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
2 days ago  |  Discuss

George Brown D-Day is here for Florida Gators and Kentucky Wildcats

The Florida Gators and Kentucky Wildcats won’t have to wait much longer to learn the future of their top remaining offensive line targets. George Brown Jr. has had his commitment date set for July 25th, and today is the day we learn where he will be attending college. Brown had previously narrowed his list down to eight schools: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, LSU, Missouri...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Adversity is inevitable: Loss of DeVon Walker is first test for Gators

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- No contact. Just a routine summer individual instruction workout. And just like that, the Florida basketball team was down a key man for the 2014-15 season. Swingman DeVon Walker suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee last week and will undergo reconstructive surgery later this summer that will put him out for the year. All Walker did was...
Via Fox Sports Florida
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida's new offense won't be complete without a top-flight WR

The last time the Florida Gators won fewer than six games in a season, Jimmy Carter was in the White House. The team went 0-10-1 in 1979 in Charley Pell's first season as head coach. Since then, the Gators have qualified for 29 bowl games (they've only missed going on a bowl trip four times since 1980) and won two national titles. The 2014 season, that ended in seven straight...
Via Fox Sports South
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Gator TE Colin Thompson reportedly transferring to Temple

FORMER ARCHBISHOP Wood tight end Colin Thompson is transferring to Temple after two injury-plagued seasons at Florida, sources familiar with the situation confirmed. Rated as one of the top players at his position in the recruiting class of 2012, he never caught a pass for the Gators. He played in three games, all last year. Thompson, a 6-4, 250-pounder, suffered repeated foot...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Florida Men’s Basketball Team Will Have New Jerseys For The Upcoming Season

The Florida men’s basketball team is coming off of its most successful season since the program won it all in 2007. The Gators won’t be expected to be as successful in 2014-15, but the upcoming season’s squad will at least look good.  Florida will reportedly be wearing new uniforms come November.  .@kyleBmagill We will have new uniforms this season. Will unveil them closer...
Via College Spun
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Trip to Alabama one of many tests Gators QB Jeff Driskel to face

HOOVER, Ala. -- As he moved from room to room, interview to interview at SEC Media Days, Gators quarterback Jeff Driskel was reminded more than once of his next scheduled trip to the Yellowhammer State. Sept. 20. Bryant-Denny Stadium. Florida at Alabama. If things go the way the Gators hope in their first three contests -- home games against Idaho, Eastern Michigan and Kentucky ...
Via Fox Sports Florida
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Check Out This Anti-Florida “1G8RH8R” License Plate

Vanity license plates have become big among college sports fans, as we’ve seen them for schools like Auburn and Ohio State. The latest vanity plate comes from Florida, where one college sports fan decided to use their license plate to express their disdain for the Florida Gators with a license plate that says “1 G8RH8R.” Gotta love the haters @ItsGreatUF pic.twitter.com/GjywNaNGoy...
Via College Spun
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: This Florida Hype Video Will Have Gator Fans Ready For Vengeance In 2014

The upcoming college football season is likely a make it-or-break it one for Will Muschamp.  The Florida program had a pretty rough 2013. The Gators went 4-8, the first losing season in Gainesville, Fla. since 1979. Florida went 3-5 in the SEC, giving Muschamp two seasons with a losing record in the conference, becoming the first Gators’ coach to do so since the 1950s. The 2013...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Florida's Chris Walker posts intimidating pic

Okay, Chris Walker, we get it. You’re jacked.  The Florida sophomore forward’s athleticism is well displayed. In mid-June, Walker posted a photo of himself dunking, in which his head appeared to be above the rim.  Walker is back at it with the impressive pictures. The following one is much more intimidating than it is reveling, though.  Walker struggled to see the floor...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Check Out This Fan Made Florida Helmet With A Custom Gator Shell

When power ranking college football’s best helmets, Florida’s should be close to the top of the list.  The orange shell with the blue-and-white stripe featuring “Gators” in a script font presents a very appealing look. Many programs have been unveiling new, modernized uniforms this offseason. Florida’s helmet doesn’t need to change.  Nevertheless, a fan made a customized...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Four Gators football players named 2014 Preseason All-SEC

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Four University of Florida football players were named to the 2014 Preseason All-SEC Teams, as voted on by a record 293 media members at SEC Media Days this year. Offensive lineman Chaz Green, defensive lineman Dante Fowler, Jr., defensive back Vernon Hargreaves III and wide receiver/return specialist Andre Debose were selected to the teams. In addition, the Gators...
Via Fox Sports Florida
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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