1. Florida Gators Football: Tim Tebow and Other Gators in NFL Playoffs

    Hey, have you heard? Tim Tebow led the Denver Broncos to an overtime playoff victory against the Pittsburgh Steelers last weekend. He wasn't the only former Gator to suit up last weekend...

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  2. Florida Gators Football: A Look at New Offensive Coordinator Brent Pease

    When Will Muschamp made the announcement a year ago that he had hired Charlie Weis to be Florida's offensive coordinator, no doubt it made a big splash...

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  3. LSU vs. Alabama: Can You Really Blame LSU for Not Showing Up to a Rematch?

    Exhibit A for 2012's cry for a playoff system in college football is the Louisiana State Tigers. Make that A, B, C and D. We'll go ahead and allow Oklahoma State to have E before coming back to LSU for F, G and H...

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  4. LSU vs. Alabama: 10 Things We Learned About the Tigers' BCS National Title Loss

    Well, that was ugly, wasn't it? Yeah, we knew the BCS national championship game between Alabama and Louisiana State was going to buck the 2011-12 bowl trend of offense, offense, offense...

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  5. 2011 Florida Gators Football: Grading Performance Against Ohio State

    Year One of the Will Muschamp Era has concluded in Gainesville, and the final game—Monday afternoon's 24-17 victory against Ohio State in the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl —had to have Florida fans hopeful heading into 2012...

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  6. TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl: Why Florida Will Beat Ohio State

    Before I get going here, I'm going to come clean. The assignment handed down to me for this story was to write why Florida will "blow out" Ohio State. But I couldn't go there. Couldn't do it...

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  7. Florida Gators Football: A Look Ahead at the Possible 2012 Starters on Defense

    Earlier this week, we took a gander at who could be the starters on offense for the John Brantley-less Florida Gators in 2012. Today, we'll peek ahead at what the Jaye Howard-less defense might look like...

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  8. Florida Gators Football: A Look Ahead at the Possible 2012 Starters on Offense

    So the 2011 college football season didn't quite bring Florida Gators fans the success they hoped for. That's fine and understandable, but take solace in two things: First, Florida ...

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  9. Florida Gators Football: 7 Players Who Could Make a Difference in the Gator Bowl

    Let's put this right out front to start: the TaxSlayer .com Gator Bowl is not where Florida had hoped to conclude the 2011 season...

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  10. Florida Gators Football: 5 Things the Gators Would Like To Find under the Tree

    No matter what it is you celebrate, a simple truth is that everyone likes to receive presents. That includes football players and coaches. The Florida Gators (6-6) head into the TaxSlayer...

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  11. Florida Gators Football: Tim Tebow Has a Big Fan Watching Him from Above

    After watching Tim Tebow lead the Denver Broncos from 10 points down to an overtime victory last week against the Chicago Bears, I kind of shrugged my shoulders...

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  12. 2011 Bowl Games: Florida Gators News and Notes for Gator Bowl

    With the Heisman Trophy now in the possession of Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III, the college football season is in a bit of a lull. That includes the Florida Gators (6-6), who will take on Ohio State (6-6) in the (err...

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  13. Army vs. Navy: 10 Greatest Games in the History of the Rivalry

    The game doesn't have the same national championship implications it once did. The rise of the National Football League has a lot to do with that, as elite young athletes now are choosing ...

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  14. Florida Gators Football: A Look Back at the Last Time the Gators Met Ohio State

    Prior to the game, there were many nationally known and highly respected college football analysts who said Florida had no business playing in the game. They cried for Michigan to be given a rematch with Ohio State, this time in Glendale, Ariz...

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  15. LSU vs. Alabama Rematch: Why LSU's Honey Badger Is the Game's Biggest X Factor

    He has arguably the most unique name in college football history and one of the most unreal stat lines to go along with it...

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  16. Florida to the Gator Bowl: Guide to the Matchup vs. Ohio State

    Even with the Florida Gators playing in this year's Gator Bowl, the biggest talk surrounding the game will be about someone who will have absolutely no bearing on the outcome...

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  17. Bowl Games 2011: Which Conference Got Screwed with Brutal Matchups?

    Every year various teams get unfavorable pairings in bowl games. That's just the way this (flawed) system works...

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  18. BCS Bowl Games: Which at-Large Contenders Got Screwed the Worst?

    Perhaps the best answer to "who got screwed worst" in bowl season would be Oklahoma State, Stanford, Boise State and anyone who might feel they have a reasonable objection to Alabama ...

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  19. LSU vs. Alabama Rematch: 10 Bold Predictions for the BCS Championship Game

    So, here we have it. College football's "Game of the Century"—the one with the baseball score—will be played once again. This time Louisiana State and Alabama won't meet on either home field, though with the Jan...

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  20. Wisconsin vs. Michigan State: Grading the Top 2012 NFL Draft Talent on Each Team

    The first time they met, it provided one of the most memorable finishes to a game in the 2011 college football season. And tonight, Michigan State and Wisconsin will face off once again, this time in the inaugural Big Ten Championship Game...

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  21. BCS Rankings: Even If the BCS Gets It Right in the End, We Still Want a Playoff

    It looks like the two best teams in college football —Louisiana State and Alabama—will face each other for the BCS National Championship...

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  22. BCS Bowl Predictions: 3 Upset Scenarios That Just Won't Happen

    College football bowl match-ups will be announced Sunday evening. So, at the time of this writing, no games are definite...

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  23. LSU Football: Why Is Les Miles so Under-Appreciated?

    Year after year, all Les Miles does is win. A former offensive lineman under Bo Schembechler at Michigan, Miles has had one losing season in a head coaching career that spans 12 years...

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  24. LSU vs. Georgia: Top 5 Player vs. Player Matchups in the SEC Championship Game

    No doubt, this afternoon's Southeastern Conference Championship Game between top-ranked Louisiana State and No. 14 Georgia will include a lot of players who eventually will play on Sundays and Mondays...

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  25. SEC Championship: Should LSU Rest Players Knowing It's Already in the BCS Game?

    Never before in the history of the BCS has a team run into a situation like the one Louisiana State will face today against Georgia...

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