| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Timber Creek’s Jacques Patrick is poised to become the first player in area history to rush for 2,000 yards in a season three times. The 6-2, 225-pound senior has run for 1,918 yards this year, putting himself 72 yards away from 2,000 going into...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 9:50 PM
GAINESVILLE — At the University of Florida, it was almost "The Week a Team Started Growing Up."
Instead, it may go down as "The Week the World Came Tumbling Down."
The Florida Gators, coming off one of the most tumultuous, tempestuous, topsy-...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:23 AM
Is there a crack in the Eagles' foundation? You decide.
Certainly it's open to interpretation, and arguments can be made either way. The feeling here, by the way, is no.
But in examining the top five issues this team is facing as it prepares to host...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:04 PM
At this point, UF quarterback Jeff Driskel could only joke about it.
The beating Driskel took Sept. 20 at Alabama was nothing compared with what awaited him from Gator Nation.
On Monday, Driskel looked to turn the page.
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:07 PM
There never will be another Triplets in football, just as we'll never see another Steel Curtain.
The Dallas Cowboys of the 1990s had quarterback Troy Aikman, halfback Emmitt Smith and receiver Michael Irvin. Three Super Bowl wins, three Hall of Famers....
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:11 AM
Gators legend Emmitt Smith apologized to UF quarterback Jeff Driskel for tweeting he should be benched during the Alabama game.
"Put Jeff Driskel on the bench please, I have seen enough," Smith wrote on his Twitter account (@EmmittSmith22) during the...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:48 PM
History of neglect
Recently there was an editorial bemoaning the lack of progress of the Brooks Crossing project since its inception in 2008. However, the history of unfulfilled promises dates back to the mid-1990s when the city razed dozens of homes...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Everyone knew Kelvin Taylor could run the football when he arrived as a UF freshman.
But to become the player the Gators envisioned, Taylor would have to prove he could do more.
Heading into his sophomore season, Taylor has been a much more complete...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant and team owner Jerry Jones recently met one-on-one to discuss a potential contract extension, but no deal was done.
"We have had good visits," Jones said, according to ESPNDallas.com. "It's a little different to...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:31 AM
It was inevitable that Orlando Timber Creek running back Jacques Patrick, with his 55 NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision scholarship offers, would see someone come on strong late in the recruiting process.
The strategy looks to be paying off for Texas A&M,...
| Aug 1, 2014
Thrill of a lifetime. Not only for Andre Reed, but for everyone from the Lehigh Valley who got to experience the gold jacket dinner and ceremony tonight at the Canton Memorial Civic Center. I admit, even I got caught up in the moment as many of the...