Our recruiting folks at ESPN have revisited the 2008 signing class and assessed how the marquee prospects in that class fared in college. It's one of my favorite exercises, because it's a reminder that recruiting is anything but an exact science, and that evaluating recruiting classes and prospects on signing day is a dicey proposition.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Jeff Demps said in November that he wanted to give the NFL a try, but the Florida running back has changed his mind and instead plans on concentrating on qualifying for the Olympics and pursuing a professional track career.
about 793 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
We continue our look at some "Next Level" bowl stats, courtesy of the good folks at ESPN Stats & Information. Today, we're looking at the Taxslayer.com Gator Bowl between Florida and Ohio State, and the AT&T Cotton Bowl between No.
about 807 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Florida Gators
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Florida coach Will Muschamp said Internet reports that he had hired a strength and conditioning coordinator are incorrect. "I haven't hired anybody," Muschamp said after the Gators' light workout at Jacksonville University on Tuesday afternoon.
about 809 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida running back Jeff Demps said earlier this week that he'd pursue an NFL career instead of attempt to qualify for the 2012 Olympics in London. And offensive coordinator Charlie Weis, who coached in the NFL for 16 years and has four Super Bowl rings, said Demps' speed will certainly get him drafted, despite his size (5-foot-8, 188 pounds).
about 841 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
Things are no doubt restless in the Gator Nation. Not long ago, this was a proud fan base celebrating its second national championship in three years. Now, it's sitting and wondering how things got so bad after back-to-back mediocre seasons in the Swamp.
about 852 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Florida Gators
Best player in the half: Florida quarterback John Brantley. The Gators senior is clearly nowhere near 100 percent, but he has been extremely effective throwing the ball. Brantley is 10-for-20 for 226 yards and hit Jordan Reed for a 31-yard touchdown to conclude the Gators' second drive.
about 868 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs