Editor's note: This is Part 5 of our weeklong series predicting what's ahead for Florida this spring. GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- With so much perfect weather in Florida, fans are expected to flock to the Gators' eight open practices, starting on Wednesday.
Editor's note: This is Part 4 of our weeklong series predicting what's ahead for Florida this spring. GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- The post-Tim Tebow era wasn't supposed to be such a rocky road, but that's exactly what has happened with the quarterback position at Florida.
The votes are in, and Florida has been picked by our readers to have the biggest rebound in 2014. With nearly 11,600 votes cast in our SportsNation poll, the Gators narrowly edged Georgia by collecting 36 percent of the vote, while the Bulldogs grabbed 33 percent.
about 10 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel has every reason to be bitter. From immediately being compared with all-everything stud Tim Tebow as the nation's No. 1 quarterback prospect more than three years ago to now working with his third offensive coordinator, Driskel has been thrown around like a rag doll.
about 11 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Florida Gators
Setting up the spring in the SEC East: FLORIDA Spring start: March 19 Spring game: April 12 What to watch: Change in attitude: There's no time to look back. Will Muschamp and his staff are firmly focused on the future after a disastrous 4-8 campaign that saw the once-mighty Gators program brought to its knees.
about 11 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Spring has sprung in the state of Florida, which means a much-needed football fix is almost here. We're getting you ready for the Gators' spring practice with a look at five key position battles to watch when practice gets started on March 19.
Spring football practice in the SEC begins in earnest over the next two weeks, and there's a bit of a "Twilight Zone"-feel in the air. For the first time since 2006, nobody in the SEC enters the spring as the reigning national champions.
Earlier this week, our beloved readers let us know that they feel as though the Missouri Tigers will take the biggest dip in 2014. Even after a year of assumed overachieving, the Tigers just can't get much respect from their new brethren.
about 15 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Somehow, Florida coach Will Muschamp has done a good job blocking out the Gator Nation seemingly tumbling down around him. Only a couple months removed from an embarrassing 4-8 campaign that delivered the Gators' first losing season since 1979 and no bowl appearance for the first time in more than 20 years, Muschamp has stayed steady.
about 16 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Florida Gators