Mullen: Solid play from tight ends, but need more production from position

Had someone come up with an over/under for the number of receptions Florida starting tight end C’Yontai Lewis would have through the first three games of the season, it likely would have been close to double figures. That’s...

Jefferson focused on mission rather than homecoming

Van Jefferson’s friends back home could hardly wait until Florida had secured a 48-10 win over Colorado State to trade barbs. The redshirt junior, who grew up in Brentwood, Tennessee, several hours west of Knoxville, is set to experience...

UF notebook: Tale of two lines

After losing both lines of scrimmage in the loss to Kentucky, the goal against Colorado State was to be tougher, more physical and more effective on both lines. Both were a little better, but the defensive line apparently was better...

Dooley Noted: Gators special teams, defense and what Dan Mullen isn’t saying

Pat looks back at Florida's win over Colorado State and interviews SEC Network's Peter Burns.

Gators’ freshman kicker McPherson to test his approach in Knoxville

Some of the older Florida players have been giving the freshmen a head’s up this week about the noise in Neyland Stadium. It’s going to be loud Saturday night. Really loud. “Some of the guys told me that it’s the loudest...

Mullen: No need for Hail Mary play if you put a team away

With the Gators and Vols getting ready to tee it up again Saturday, it is inevitable that the tape of the final play from last year’s Florida-Tennessee game is going to be played over and over this week. It was...

Andreu’s Answers: Gators improve play on line of scrimmage

Before every Florida game, veteran college football beat writer Robbie Andreu comes up with five pertinent questions and then answers them after the game. Here’s Week 3: 1. How will Florida’s depleted secondary hold up against a very potent Colorado...

Gators respond in big way with boost from special teams

This Florida football team hasn’t yet shown any signs of being, or possibly becoming, special. But the special teams, well, that’s another story. They are becoming special, and that potential was on full display Saturday in the Gators’ 48-10 win...
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Game preview: Colorado State at Florida

Pat and Robbie talk about the upcoming game against Colorado State being a make or break game for the Gators.

The Picks: Open debate on two open dates

If you ever needed perspective as a college football fan, another dangerous and powerful hurricane making landfall on a football weekend definitely makes most people realize that it’s just a game. We pray for the first responders and the people...

Dooley Noted: Colorado State a Must Win for Florida

Dooley talks about the hangover for Gator fans from losing to Kentucky and how the upcoming game against Colorado State is a must win game that could make or break the season, guest interview Kelly Lyell from The Coloradoan.

The Sunday Blog, Week II: Snell punished Gators

The Sunday Blog comes at you after another late night of Pac-12 After Dark and trying to figure out how we were so badly fooled about Florida’s physical side. * I think I heard this right in a noisy press...

Big hand tonight for author of historic Florida win

It took a while. Terry Dean needed some time away before he could come back. “It was about eight years,” he said. “But I’ve always been too big a Gator fan.” So he came back to Gainesville for a game, back...

Ranking Gators’ all-time great teams

FACTS THAT MATTER OK, maybe this is more opinion than fact. With the 1993 team being honored (the 25-year anniversary of a team that beat Alabama in the SEC title game) at Saturday night’s game, Sun sports columnist Pat Dooley...

Andreu’s Analysis: Focus is on Florida

It’s Kentucky week. But we’re not going to talk about The Streak. It has no bearing on this game, therefore it is irrelevant. Earlier this week, coach Dan Mullen said it’s important for the Gators to focus on themselves,...

The Picks: Will do better with these games

We are one week into the college football season and there is already plenty of collateral damage. And that’s just with the announcers. Mark Jones of ESPN was banned from doing Washington games because he tweeted out a burn on the...

Dooley Noted: It’s game week against Kentucky, streaking anyone?

Pat Dooley breaks down the Florida Kentucky rivalry, talks about college football games to watch this week and interviews... pitmaster and All-American Gator great Shannon Snell on this Thursday edition of the Dooley Noted podcast.

Dooley Noted: For Gators, an OK start, but a lot to work on

Will Florida hit it's stride after a somewhat disappointing first game? Pat Dooley examines the Florida Gators first game of the season and talks with Lexington Herald-Leader columnist John Clay.

Storylines to tonight’s opener vs. Charleston Southern

Tonight Who: Charleston Southern Buccaneers vs. Florida Gators When: 7:30 p.m. Where: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium TV: SEC Network Radio: 103.7-FM, 98.1-FM, AM-850 Tickets: Visit FloridaGators.com. Fans may also call the Gator Ticket Office at 375-4683. Betonline.ag: Florida by 41.5 Mullen’s return Florida fans certainly will be pleased...

Showtime for the Gators

There’s no mistaking, Dan Mullen has brought great energy and hope to a Florida football program desperately in need of both. Now, will all this preseason passion carry over into the season with quality performances and wins on the field? The...