| Aug 16, 2014
| 4:02 PM
GAINESVILLE — The Gators were off Sunday, the players' first day away from the field since practice opened on Aug. 4.
While the Gators rest up, let us review some things we have learned during training camp.
• Jeff Driskel is the team's...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Coming off a 4-8 season, the Florida Gators are unranked in the AP preseason poll for the first time since the Ron Zook era. The school opened the 2003 season outside the Top 25.
But coach Will Muschamp's team certainly will have the chance to...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 9:37 PM
GAINESVILLE — A big day for quarterback Jeff Driskel and UF's receivers in the Swamp was a welcome sight for coach Will Muschamp during last Friday's team scrimmage.
But big plays from a Gators' passing game among the SEC's worst the past three...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:32 AM
UF quarterback Jeff Driskel's 2013 season abruptly ended with a pick-6 against Tennessee and a broken lower right leg that halted his season after three games.
It was Driskel's third interception in two games and second pick-6 in four contests, dating...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 10:53 AM
GAINESVILLE - Kurt Roper is excited to see how effectively the Gators’ are running his new offense a little more than a week into preseason camp.
But at times, Roper’s offense has operated about as smoothly as his raspy voice did following...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:50 PM
The wait is close to being over as college football fans will get their first look at the new SEC Network when it debuts Thursday at 6 p.m. ET.
The 24-hour channel devoted to all things Southeastern Conference will mark the occasion in a three-...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:39 PM
G AINESVILLE – The Gators are ready to run as many plays as new offensive coordinator Kurt Roper can call.
To prepare for Roper's up-tempo spread offense, UF's players put themselves through the paces during summer conditioning.
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:48 PM
GAINESVILLE -- UF receiver Latroy Pittman always wanted to be a Gator, but not just any Gator.
Pittman grew up in Citra, less than 30 miles down the road from Gainesville, idolizing Percy Harvin.
Harvin was a two-time national champion and the most...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 4:28 PM
GAINESVILLE — UF defensive end Dante Fowler Jr. could not hide his emotions in the wake of last weekend's canceled season opener.
Like many athletes these days, Fowler did not even try.
The 266-pound 20-year-old instead grabbed his smartphone...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Eastern Michigan at Florida
Where: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium
TV: 4 p.m., SEC Network
Weather: 87 degrees, 50 percent /thunderstorms
Online: OrlandoSentinel.com/swampthings, @osgators or #gators
Quick slant: The Gators have won 24 straight...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:11 PM
GAINESVILLE — One week into the college football season, the Florida Gators are seven days closer to the SEC season but no closer to answers about their new up-tempo offense.
The first chance to get some was washed away last Saturday night when...