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  • UCF Charlie Taaffe: We're trying to improve the mental toughness of the team

    UCF Charlie Taaffe: We're trying to improve the mental toughness of the team
    Judging by UCF football's first six games, you could say the offense has a pretty irregular pulse. One minute, it's electrifying - as in the Knights opening drive against BYU where sophomore Justin Holman hit five different receivers and sophomore running...
  • UCF game in Ireland special homecoming for coach George O'Leary

    UCF game in Ireland special homecoming for coach George O'Leary
    UCF's football season-opener may be 4,000 miles away in Ireland, but it's still a home game when your last name is O'Leary. When UCF coach George O'Leary marches his team onto the field of Croke Park Stadium on Saturday, he'll be within three hours of...
  • UCF's OL Colby Watson out for the season with injury

    UCF's OL Colby Watson out for the season with injury
    After missing the past three games, UCF coach George O'Leary finally confirmed his starting left guard Colby Watson will miss the remainder of the season with a back injury.  Watson irritated an old disc injury against B-CU September 20th and...
  • UCF coach George O'Leary holds full contact workouts to bolster Knights' mental toughness

    UCF coach George O'Leary holds full contact workouts to bolster Knights' mental toughness
    UCF coach George O'Leary vowed to change players' lives this week after a sloppy 20-13 win against one of the American Athletic Conference's weaker opponents — Tulane. So far, he's delivered. "We were in full pads [Monday,]" said junior...
  • Any Gator fan who boos Jeff Driskel is classless

    Any Gator fan who boos Jeff Driskel is classless
    Running off at the typewriter. … Florida coach Will Muschamp says he might start struggling quarterback Jeff Driskel, the redshirt junior from Oviedo's Hagerty High, instead of true freshman Treon Harris tonight against Missouri. Personally, I...
  • UCF quarterback Justin Holman testing Knights' receivers with his arm strength

    UCF quarterback Justin Holman testing Knights' receivers with his arm strength
    The topic of UCF quarterback Justin Holman's arm is growing into quite the legend. ESPN commentators repeatedly called his short passes "bullets" during the Knights' game against BYU last week. UCF coach George O'Leary joked that his receivers need...
  • Ole Miss, Mississippi State can thank Orlando Sentinel columnist for football inspiration

     Ole Miss, Mississippi State can thank Orlando Sentinel columnist for football inspiration
    I have but two words for the thousands and thousands of football fans at Ole Miss and Mississippi State who have been tweeting, texting, calling, bawling, e-mailing and even snail-mailing in recent days regarding a column I wrote back in the summer:...
  • UCF football aims to build consistent execution as they prepare to hit American conference stretch

    UCF football aims to build consistent execution as they prepare to hit American conference stretch
    UCF football has faced daunting challenges so far this season. The Knights started the 2014 season with one of the toughest five-game opening stretches in the country, with players enduring the early growing pains of a young offense while spending...
  • George O'Leary impressed with Holman's growth, but wants more run attack

    George O'Leary impressed with Holman's growth, but wants more run attack
    UCF coach George O'Leary liked most of what he saw in the passing game from his young quarterback Justin Holman, who set a career-high 30 completions on 51 attempts for 326 yards and two touchdowns to beat BYU 31-24 last Thursday.  But O'Leary didn't...
  • Central Florida Trying To Overcome Loss Of Bortles

    With Blake Bortles taking snaps, the Central Florida football team rose to a new level in 2013. The Knights won 12 games in the inaugural season of the American Athletic Conference and capped the year with a victory over Baylor in the Fiesta Bowl....
  • Terrance Plummer named national defensive player of the week

    Terrance Plummer named national defensive player of the week
    UCF linebacker Terrance Plummer was named the national defensive player of the week by the Walter Camp Football Foundation. Plummer, a senior, set a career-high 17 tackles - 4.5 for loss - against BYU last Thursday to help UCF seal a 31-24 overtime...