Photos: Gators Fall Short Against Wildcats

Photo Gallery of the Gators loss to Wildcats

Gators land Top-100 DT Johnnie Brown

Florida’s Junior Day, featuring many top prospects from the 2020 class, paid dividends before the day was done. Johnnie Brown, a 6-foot-2, 250-pound defensive tackle out of Middleton High in Tampa, committed to the Gators on Saturday. @CoachDanMullen @UFCoachLScott PROUD TO...

5-star Bowman recaps Florida’s Junior Day, details commitment timeline

It’s early, but the Gators appear to be the leader for five-star running back Demarkcus Bowman. Ranked by the 247Sports composite as the No. 5 overall running back in the 2020 class, the 5-foot-11, 190-pound Bowman arrived late Friday at...

Whittemore wins inaugural Scot Brantley Trophy

Trent Whittemore made history on Friday. The Gainesville Buchholz senior was named the inaugural winner of the Scot Brantley Trophy by the Ocala Quarterback Club. "It means a lot to me to win this and I think it is really cool...

Reese’s plan all along was to return for senior season

Florida middle linebacker David Reese knew early, real early, that he would be returning for his senior season in 2019. We’re talking August early, actually. That’s when he sustained an ankle injury late in preseason camp and realized he...

Catching up with: Super Bowl VII legend Mike Bass

Gainesville Sun columnist Pat Dooley catches up with Super Bowl VII legend Mike Bass at Ironwood Golf Course on Wednesday, January 30 in Gainesville, Florida to discuss his famous play, great coaching and the state of the NFL.

Florida expecting top 2020 prospects at Junior Day

The final weekend before Wednesday’s National Signing Day won’t be spent wooing a full slate of highly valued 2019 prospects, but the final Saturday before Feb. 6 will feature plenty of talent in Gainesville. Dan Mullen and Florida’s coaching staff...

Super Bowl has SEC feel to it

A total of 26 former players from current Southeastern Conference institutions are on the full rosters.

Jefferson received sage NFL advice to return to UF for senior season

Long before his fellow Florida juniors started filling out paperwork to send to the NFL to gauge where they might be selected if they declared for the draft, wide receiver Van Jefferson already had all the feedback he needed...

Top recruit gets surprise helicopter visit from Gators’ Mullen

By Ryan DiPentima, GateHouse Florida With National Signing Day just a week away, University of Florida head coach Dan Mullen looked to make a lasting impression on top Palm Beach County recruit Mark-Antony Richards. Mullen landed a helicopter on the football...

Upperclassmen expecting bigger things from Franks in Mullen Year 2

Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks’ comments after the Chick-fil-A Bowl win about losing his confidence during a troubled 4-7 season in 2017 did not come as much of a revelation. Because everyone who watched him over that difficult time saw it...

Orange & Blue Game set for April 13

Time to be determined

McCoy to transfer to Louisville

Had entered the NCAA transfer database.

Gators with championship expectations

Gators say they have unfinished business

Muschamp will be cheering on Super Bowl Gators

Among the people with a Florida tie playing in this year’s Super Bowl will be the man who brought most of those players to Gainesville. Former Florida coach Will Muschamp and his family will be in attendance in Atlanta rooting...

Dooley: Fowler finally makes it to championship city

It was always about Atlanta for Dante Fowler Jr., when he was in college. Win the division and go play for a championship in Atlanta. Atlanta, Atlanta, Atlanta. He finally made it. He just didn’t know he’d have to take such...

Gators commit Diwun Black recaps “great” official visit

Gators No. 11 in 247Sports 2019 rankings

UF announces defensive line coach hire

Florida coach Dan Mullen’s search for a new defensive line coach led to someone he is not only very familiar with, but someone he has worked with in the past. David Turner, Mullen’s defensive line coach at Mississippi State for...

Swampcast: Florida football recruiting

Gainesville Sun sports correspondents Graham Hall and Zach Abolverdi talk about the Gators new coaching hire and new recruiting updates.

Gators in NFL: Pro Bowl becomes family affair for Pouncey twins, others

LAKE BUENA VISTA — Mike and Maurkice Pouncey were among the first players off the AFC Pro Bowl practice field Thursday. They were trying to hustle to the locker room to shower, change and get on the road. They had people...