1. What You Need to Know About Florida's Phenomenal Freshman, Vernon Hargreaves III

    The Florida Gators were able to rebuild their reputation as a stellar defensive team during the 2012 season. Led by Matt Elam, Sharrif Floyd and a number of other talented defenders, the Gators ranked fifth in the nation in points allowed...

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  2. Florida Football: Week 1 Fall Practice Stock Report

    When the calendar flips to August, Florida Gators football fans join those from around the country in counting down to the start of the season...

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  3. Florida Football: Offensive Line Must Be Primary Focus in Gators' Fall Camp

    While the running back position is clearly a strength, the rest of the Florida Gators offense is littered with question marks prior to the start of the 2013 season...

    Tyler Piccotti Written by Tyler Piccotti about 12 months ago 2,090 reads 26 comments

  4. Florida Football: Gators Correctly Ranked in the USA Today Coaches Poll

    If you're a Florida Gators football fan, you know that opening night of the 2013 season is a mere four weeks away. Likewise, you know that Thursday marked the release of the preseason USA Today Coaches Poll ...

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  5. Florida Gators' Biggest Strengths and Weaknesses Headed into Fall Practice

    Although the Gators had their fair share of weaknesses in 2012, they were able to ride their strengths to a breakthrough season...

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  6. Florida Football: 5 Freshmen Who Will Make a Huge Impact This Fall

    Antonio Morrison, Jonathan Bullard, Dante Fowler and D.J. Humphries. They are only four members of the talented crop of freshmen that helped the Florida Gators return to an elite level last season...

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  7. Florida Football: Power Ranking Every Positional Unit in 2013

    Many people say that a team is only as strong as its weakest link. However, the Florida Gators somewhat proved otherwise in 2012...

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  8. Florida Football: 2013 Stat Projections for Matt Jones

    Like Mike Gillislee in 2012, running back Matt Jones is expected to be one of the key weapons on the Florida Gator offense this season...

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  9. Florida Football: 6 Players We Are Most Excited to Watch in 2013

    Yes, college football fans are glued to their television sets on Saturdays throughout the fall in order to root for their favorite team. However, they also watch because, well, college football is an exciting sport...

    Tyler Piccotti Written by Tyler Piccotti about 1 year ago 5,407 reads 25 comments

  10. Florida Football: 4 Gators Who Need to Be Clutch in 2013

    In 2012, the Florida Gators didn't have individuals who made clutch plays with regularity. Instead, they received key contributions from a variety of different players in a number of close victories...

    Tyler Piccotti Written by Tyler Piccotti about 1 year ago 4,380 reads 17 comments

  11. Florida Football: Ranking the Gators' 2013 Opponents by Passing Attack

    The Florida Gators had one of the worst passing attacks in the entire country last season. In fact, they would be pretty low on any list that ranks aerial effectiveness...

    Tyler Piccotti Written by Tyler Piccotti about 1 year ago 4,318 reads 19 comments

  12. Florida Football: 4 Gators Most Likely to Disappoint in 2013

    Although some stood out more than others in 2012, the Florida Gators found so much success because they received valuable contributions from many different players on both sides of the ball...

    Tyler Piccotti Written by Tyler Piccotti about 1 year ago 6,794 reads 80 comments

  13. Florida Gators Football: 5 Biggest Challenges for Brent Pease

    The Florida Gators may have won 11 games last season, but the picture on offense was by no means rosy. Quarterback Jeff Driskel struggled throughout the campaign. He finished his sophomore season with only 2,054 total yards of offense ...

    Tyler Piccotti Written by Tyler Piccotti about 1 year ago 5,094 reads 20 comments

  14. Florida Football: 4 Reasons Why Trey Burton Should Get More Touches

    Most Gator fans expect the Florida offense to be anchored by a solid rushing attack, and for a very good reason. The Gator backfield is really good. Matt Jones and newcomer Kelvin Taylor both have the potential to break out as stars this season...

    Tyler Piccotti Written by Tyler Piccotti about 1 year ago 6,147 reads 23 comments

  15. Florida Football: Over/Under Win Total Predictions for the Gators in 2013

    Based on their ranking at the start of the season, the Florida Gators certainly hit the "over" in terms of their projected win total in 2012...

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  16. Florida Football: How the Gators Can Overachieve in 2013

    Earlier this week, I highlighted the potential problems that could cause the Florida Gators to underachieve this season...

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  17. Florida Football: 4 Reasons the Gators Are Bound to Underachieve in 2013

    The Florida Gators certainly overachieved in 2012. Despite a new starting quarterback and numerous other question marks on both sides of the ball, Will Muschamp's squad was able to beat some of the top competition in the country...

    Tyler Piccotti Written by Tyler Piccotti about 1 year ago 2,174 reads 46 comments

  18. Florida Football: Discipline Will Be Key for the Gators in 2013

    If the Florida Gators want to have a season as successful as their 2012 campaign, they will have to improve in a variety of areas...

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  19. Will Muschamp's 5 Biggest Challenges for Florida in 2013

    In his second year as head coach of the Florida Gators, Will Muschamp was already on the hot seat in the eyes of Gators fans. The main reason was a 7-6 campaign in 2011 that was full of struggles...

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  20. Florida Football: Ranking the Gators' 2013 Opponents by Difficulty Level

    The Florida Gators are once again facing one of the toughest schedules in the country. As if their conference opponents were not enough, they will also face both of their fiercest in-state rivals...

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  21. 25 College Football Players Set to Explode in 2013

    Johnny Manziel certainly exploded onto the national scene in 2012. By the end of Texas A&M's Cotton Bowl victory over Oklahoma, Manziel had accounted for 47 total touchdowns ...

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  22. Florida Football: Ranking the 8 Best Offensive Weapons for the Gators

    The Florida Gators' offense was, well, inconsistent in 2012. Sure, Mike Gillislee became the first Gator to rush for 1,000 yards in nearly a decade. However, he was pretty much the only Gator that was effective with regularity...

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  23. Florida Gators Football: All-Time Best Recruit at Each Position

    If you look at the storied football history of the University of Florida, you will find a slew of famous names and star players. Danny Wuerffel, Fred Taylor and Steve Spurrier are just a couple of Gators who immediately come to mind...

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  24. Florida Football: 5 Strongest Position Units on the Gators' Roster in 2013

    One of the reasons why the Florida Gators found so much success last season was the play of their superb secondary. Matt Elam, Josh Evans, Loucheiz Purifoy and others combined to form one of the best defensive units in the SEC...

    Tyler Piccotti Written by Tyler Piccotti about 1 year ago 7,118 reads 21 comments

  25. Florida Football: 5 Bold Predictions for Individual Gators in 2013

    At this time one year ago, a prediction that the Florida Gators would win 11 games and challenge for a national championship would have been seen as extremely bold. In fact, some might have considered it downright crazy...

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