GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- In the last decade, more than any other time in its history, Florida's status as a recruiting juggernaut has been proven. Once head coach Steve Spurrier established his alma mater among college football's elite, blue-chip talent started flocking to UF.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida coach Will Muschamp told his players to take a hike. For a week, anyway. Muschamp said Monday that he wanted his players to take time away from football to relax after a grueling season that concluded with eight consecutive games, so he told them to stay away from the football facility the week after the Gators' 37-26 victory over Florida State.
about 770 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
Editor's note: GatorNation is counting down the top five moments of Florida's 2012 season this week. They could be plays, drives, quarters or decisions, but regardless of what they are, they are the significant moments that shaped the season.
about 773 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
Editor's note: Each day this week, we will look back at a memorable moment or series of events from Georgia's 2012 season. In today's final installment, we recall Malcolm Mitchell's touchdown catch against Florida that proved to be the game-winning score.
about 773 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida got all of its points from seniors on senior day to finish 7-0 record at Florida Field. The Gators got their second shutout of the season -- only the second time that's happened since 1988 (2006) -- and head into Saturday's game at rival Florida State 10-1.
about 799 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Let's take a look at three key plays from Georgia's 17-9 upset win against then-No. 2 Florida on Saturday. Bacarri Rambo's interception The score: Georgia leading 7-6 with 16 seconds left in first half The situation: Second-and-goal at Georgia's 5-yard line Why it worked: Safety Rambo is an instinctive player adept at reading quarterbacks' eyes to make interceptions.
about 819 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- For the second consecutive week, Florida didn't throw the football very well. But -- again for the second consecutive week -- the Gators didn't really need to because the running game carried the offense.
about 834 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- No. 4 Florida plays at Vanderbilt on Saturday, the classic "trap" game before the Gators play host to No. 3 South Carolina on Oct. 20. The Gators (5-0, 4-0 SEC) have won 21 in a row in the series and haven't lost to the Commodores since 1982.
about 837 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
GAINESVILE, Fla. -- Florida coach Will Muschamp took to the SEC's weekly teleconference on Wednesday morning to talk about the Gators' game at Vanderbilt on Saturday. He touched on the situation at punt returner, Vanderbilt coach James Franklin and why the team is better than it was in 2011.
about 838 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators