1. Dwight Howard Thinks He Can Win a Championship Simply by Leaving Orlando

    Anytime a marquee player is being courted by every team in the league, speculation is rampant. Throw in a lockout, a news hungry fan base, a cheeky Esquire magazine interview ...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 3 years ago 655 reads 0 comments

  2. Lane Kiffin: It's Time To Feel Sorry For Lane

    Lane Kiffin, I'm sorry for laughing at you. Out loud. In public. It is not you, Lane, who should be embarrassed for your actions, it is I. My parents taught me better than to laugh at a retar…ehm, mentally challenged individual...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about over 4 years ago 1,620 reads 50 comments

  3. How Will Florida Athletic Director Jeremy Foley Replace Urban Meyer?

    With University of Florida head coach Urban Meyer’s unexpected resignation yesterday, Florida Athletic Director Jeremy Foley must identify and hire a replacement quickly to not lose any ground ...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about almost 6 years ago 686 reads 1 comments

  4. Tim Tebow's Florida Will Beat Alabama in the SEC Championship Game Saturday

    The 2009 SEC Championship game is the most evenly matched game that has ever been played.   Number one versus number two...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 2,145 reads 55 comments

  5. Bobby Bowden's Retirement and His Legacy: Great Coach or Hypocrite?

    Goodbye, Bobby Bowden. I wish you well.   As a Gator fan, I’ll miss you.   I’ll miss you not for what you were, but for what you’d become...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 724 reads 29 comments

  6. The Six Biggest Upsets in the Florida-FSU Series

    Fans of College Football can be forgiven if their interest in Saturday’s Florida vs. Florida State game at the Swamp in Gainesville is tepid Casual college football fans may not even tune into Saturday’s Florida vs...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 1,360 reads 2 comments

  7. Florida Gators' March To Atlanta and Their Season of Dread

    The feeling of dread is almost unbearable. Florida is perfect this season, while playing imperfect ball. The wins haven’t been pretty enough. The offense isn’t sexy. Defense is the star of the show...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 1,172 reads 3 comments

  8. SEC Fines Urban Meyer The Equivalent of .62 Cents a Day For Comments

    Urban Meyer was fined $30,000 on Friday for violating SEC bylaw 10.5.4 when he publicly criticized an official for missing what Meyer felt should have been a personal foul on Georgia player Nick Williams for a late hit on star quarterback Tim Tebow...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 722 reads 14 comments

  9. Brandon Spikes Ups His NFL Draft Stock with His Eye Gouge in SEC Play

    If another defensive player had eye-gouged Tim Tebow like Brandon Spikes did to Washaun Ealey on Saturday, the offender would require a lifetime secret service contingent.   The perpetrator would have a huge suspension...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 2,168 reads 30 comments

  10. Relax, Florida Gator Fans, and Enjoy the Greatest Era in Gator Athletics

    The Florida Gators are not the best team in college football. So say those who feel a win is not a win unless it’s by double digits...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 738 reads 23 comments

  11. The Great Disappearance Of the 2009 Florida Gators and Brandon James

    2009 is the year of the disappearing Gators. The offense has disappeared. Players have disappeared. Florida’s home field advantage in The Swamp has disappeared. Florida’s number one ranking has disappeared...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 892 reads 19 comments

  12. The Audacity of Hope: Can Arkansas Beat Reigning SEC Champion Florida?

    The Florida Gators have never completed an undefeated season. They traditionally have trouble with an SEC West team during the middle of the season.  People are talking about the Arkansas contest as being a “trap game” for the Gators...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 522 reads 25 comments

  13. Creature v Creature: SEC Championship Game? Florida v LSU Duel in Death Valley

    Let’s get straight to the point. Florida will win at LSU. Not only win, but win by at least two TDs.   Not only win by at least two TDs, but win with whatever QB they decide to play...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 617 reads 12 comments

  14. Urban Meyer's Florida Gators Prepare for LSU In Death Valley

    Oct. 3, 2009 was a great day to be a Florida Gator.     Georgia lost to an underwhelming LSU team. FSU lost to a tepid Boston College team, and starts an ACC season 0-2 for the first ...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 825 reads 23 comments

  15. Tim Tebow's Concussion Gives Florida the Best Chance to Beat LSU

    Some of life’s greatest discoveries were by accident, while the greatest inventions in history have been born of necessity...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 2,447 reads 43 comments

  16. Can the Florida Gators Stay Unbeaten? Six Factors That Could Derail a Repeat Bid

    Four weeks into the 2009 College Football season, we have seen eight top 10 teams lose—six of those losses have been to unranked opponents...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 5 years ago 592 reads 5 comments

  17. Arena Football League Sacked By U.S. Housing Market

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    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 6 years ago 144 reads 2 comments

  18. Inside Sources: Oscar De La Hoya Loss Was “Beauty Rest”

    Sunday’s blockbuster revelation that Oscar De La Hoya intentionally lost his “Dream Match” showdown to the Philippines Manny Pacquiao to protect his most prized asset, his beautiful face, has been forcefully denied...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 6 years ago 1,008 reads 15 comments

  19. A Florida Gators Vs. Alabama SEC Championship Is Not A National Semi-Final Game

    Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1\:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } USA Today’s Mike Lopresti is the latest of an endless consortium of sports journalist ...

    Tom  Kessler Written by Tom Kessler about 6 years ago 3,331 reads 6 comments