Andreu’s Analysis: Gators making grade under Mullen

Florida’s bye week has given the No. 11 Gators a chance to rest, relax and recover. And because we’ve brought up the three Rs, it’s also time to hand out the mid-term grades for this 6-1 team heading into...

Revving up River City rivalry

ESPN's College GameDay and SEC Nation Headed to Jacksonville for Florida-Georgia

SEC Week 8 Preview: No. 22 MSU, No. 5 LSU meet for big West...

Here are a few things to watch during Week 8 of the Southeastern Conference season while you all miss the Gators (3:30 p.m. Oct. 27 vs. Georgia on CBS) playing: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 22 Mississippi State at No. 5...

Gators in the NFL

Big game for Trey Burton of the Bears.

Gators treating ‘Dawgs as just another opponent

Remove the annual aspect of the upcoming Florida-Georgia showdown Oct. 27 in Jacksonville and the match-up fully comes into perspective. Although the Gators and ’Dawgs meet in the same week of every season, the play on the field and...

SEC at the Half: Bama’s Tagovailoa among best

By David Brandt, AP Sports Writer It's no surprise that top-ranked Alabama is once again the class of the Southeastern Conference halfway through the season. And considering his ample talent, the emergence of Tide quarterback Tua Tagovailoa as an offensive...

Surprised with Florida’s 6-1 start? Not Georgia’s Smart

Florida’s quick turnaround in Dan Mullen’s first season has surprised many around the country and in the SEC, but don’t count Georgia coach Kirby Smart among the surprised. He could see this coming. “I’m not surprised at all,” Smart...

Gators resting while improving during critical open week

Florida entered the bye week in an unlikely spot: ranked No. 11 in the Associated Press poll with a 6-1 record, and an opportunity to gain some significant ground in the SEC Eastern Division when the Gators meet No....

Dooley Noted: Kerwin Bell talks football and Vandy recap

Kerwin Bell, the former Florida quarterback and Valdosta State football coach, joins Pat Dooley this week, along with a recap of the Gators win over Vanderbilt and picks for the upcoming weekend.

Wuerffel’s 8th Desire Cup at TPC Sawgrass part of Florida-Georgia week

Golf fundraiser benefiting Desire Street Ministries

UF’s offensive potential on display at Vanderbilt

Ultimately, Saturday’s 37-27 win at Vanderbilt wasn’t pretty, nor was it anything to write home about. Yet the win over the Commodores, which gave the Gators a 6-1 record heading into a much-needed open week, revealed the full potential their...

McPherson named SEC Freshman of the Week

Special to The Sun Florida kicker Evan McPherson was named SEC Freshman of the Week, the league announced Monday.  The weekly honor is the second for McPherson this season. He was also named SEC Freshman of the Week following the win...

Andreu’s Answers: Franks, UF offense continue making strides

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — 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 7: 1. Coming off the big emotional win over LSU, will...

Gators up to No. 11 in AP rankings

Florida, riding a five-game winning streak, three on the SEC road, moved up three spots to No. 11 Sunday in The Associated Press college football rankings. The Gators (6-1, 4-1 SEC) overcame a 21-3 deficit Saturday to beat Vanderbilt for the...

Photos: Gators win at Vandy

Florida overcame an 18-point deficit to defeat Vanderbilt 37-27 at Vanderbilt Stadium on Saturday.

Florida rallies from 18 down to beat Vanderbilt

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — After falling behind 21-3 to Vanderbilt midway through the second quarter Saturday, there was no panic on the Florida sideline. Instead, there was a calming voice of reason, and it came from a senior who’s seen...

Notebook: Heated coaches’ confrontation fuels Gators comeback

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Florida had already started its comeback late in the first half Saturday when both benches emptied and a potential brawl ensued following a targeting penalty on linebacker James Houston. But the heated exchange between players and some...

FINAL: No. 14 Florida 37, Vanderbilt 27

Live blog from the No. 14 Florida at Vanderbilt college football game in Nashville, Tenn., on Saturday: First quarter Vanderbilt capped a 98-yard drive with a 1-yard TD pass from QB Kyle Shurmur to tight end Jared Pinkney with 6:23 left...

No. 14 Florida at Vanderbilt: Today’s storylines

Today Who: No. 14 Florida (5-1, 3-1 SEC) vs. Vanderbilt (3-3, 0-2) When: 12 p.m. Where: Vanderbilt Stadium, Nashville, Tenn. TV: ESPN Radio: 103.7-FM, AM-850 Vegas Line: Florida by 7 All-time series: Florida has dominated this series leading 39-10-2. Last 10 years: The Gators haven’t made it...