| 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 7, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Check out the top 10 things we learned during another packed college football weekend:
1. The Big Ten may have played its way out of the College Football Playoff. The league may be part of the Power 5 conferences, but push for a national title...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 2:41 PM
GAINESVILLE — UF coach Will Muschamp believed the 2014 Gators would be different, even good enough to contend for championships despite the 2013 team's 4-8 finish.
On Saturday, the Gators backed up their coach's confidence during the offseason,...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:10 PM
GAINESVILLE — UF coach Will Muschamp does not want to talk about it.
Similar to a pitcher in the midst of a no-hitter, quarterback Jeff Driskel is on a roll Muschamp does not want to curse.
Driskel did not throw an interception in 11-on-11...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 2:13 PM
FSU did not face many quality quarterbacks last year, a theme that should continue in 2014 for the Seminoles.
Last year, FSU faced NFL draftees in Pittsburgh’s Tom Savage (4th round) and Clemson’s Tajh Boyd (6th round) as well as multiyear...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:43 PM
The time has come to stop talking and start playing. Let the sweet sound of a referee's whistle mercifully replace the pound of a judge's gavel.
It's time for wish lists and check lists:
Out-of-the-box Thursday features a not-too-shabby lineup of...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:39 PM
GAINESVILLE — When Jeff Driskel went down with a broken right fibula against Tennessee last season, wide receiver Quinton Dunbar knew it was going to be a long road ahead for Florida's offense.
"It was very tough," he said. "Last year, you get all...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 4:03 PM
GAINESVILLE — Despite some first-game jitters stirring inside him, UF offensive coordinator Kurt Roper figured he'd rest easy Friday night.
Roper believes his Gators' offense is ready for primetime.
"I sleep pretty good," he said Thursday. "I...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 2:42 PM
GAINESVILLE — Last year's 4-8 Florida Gators had the school's fewest wins since 1979's winless season and fewest touchdowns since 1988, previously the last year UF failed to make a bowl game.
An 11-win, 2012 season, much less the halcyon days of...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 2:59 PM
The Florida Gators are eager to compete for a remarkable turn-around and vie for an SEC title.
Here's closer look at the 2014 UF team on and off the field:
Five players to watch
• Jeff Driskel, Quarterback
¿The Buzz: Coach Will Muschamp had...