Florida’s Franks needs time to develop, McElwain says

Feleipe Franks’ development is an ongoing process that fans might consider slow and frustrating, but Florida coach Jim McElwain is showing patience with his redshirt freshman quarterback. He’s doing some good things, he’s had some setbacks, and there’s still plenty...

Frustrated Gators looking to regroup vs. Aggies

When things aren’t going great and you lose a game you’re expecting to win, there is going to be frustration, anger and some discontent. It’s natural, it’s OK, it’s acceptable. As long as it doesn’t seep into the locker room. Losing a...

Picking up the pace: Gators to work on offense’s tempo

Yet another offensive shortcoming became obvious in Florida’s loss to LSU this past Saturday. The Gators have a tempo problem. When they need to play fast, they tend to slow down.

Gators to reveal new alternate football uniform

By Will Pantages, Special to Gatorsports.com Twenty-five years after Ben Hill Griffin Stadium became “The Swamp,” the University of Florida football team will take the look of a Gator when they take the field on Saturday. As the only Division I...

Petty song a new Florida Field tradition?

Players, coaches enjoyed the crowd participating

Turnover drought continues for Gator D

Gators had chances vs. LSU
Jim McElwain - illustration

Dooley Noted: Once again, a Florida coach struggles in his 3rd year

Pat takes a look back at the Gators' disappointing loss to LSU and other NCAA football news from the weekend.

Add Kadarius Toney to Gators’ growing injury list

Already down to a scant few playmakers on offense, the Florida Gators may be without another key one Saturday night against Texas A&M. True freshman slot receiver/wildcat quarterback Kadarius Toney, UF’s most explosive offensive player, is listed as highly questionable...

Florida football coach Jim McElwain meets the media

The Gators' third-year coach is scheduled for his weekly news conference at 11:45 a.m.

On the clock: Gators’ time management issues

As Florida looked to drive the field with just over four minutes remaining in regulation Saturday, the offense appeared prepared to use as much time as necessary. But when the drive stalled out and Florida turned the ball over on...

Tribute to Tom

The Swamp pays tribute to Gainesville-native Tom Petty.

Gators forced to discovery mode

Whether it’s a last-second touchdown pass for a victory or a missed extra point that leads to a loss, every game is revealing, every game is a learning experience. So, where do the Florida Gators go from here, coming off...

Aggies at Florida Field a night game

Last of three-game homestand

Sunday Blog, Week Six: Ouch, bad PAT execution, but still …

The Sunday Blog comes at you after a wonderful weekend with friends who didn’t let a bad football team ruin Saturday night. * Several people have pointed out to me that Johnny Townsend’s hold was less than perfect when Eddy...

Third downs doom Gators in LSU loss

Florida offense continues season-long struggle

Gators not pointing fingers after botched kick

Gators suffer first SEC defeat.

Homewreckers: Tigers get payback in downing Gators

Just like earlier games against Tennessee and Kentucky, it looked like the Cardiac Kids were back at it again Saturday, working on another inspiring second-half rally that would lead to a scary but satisfying victory in the fourth quarter...

Dooley: Painful Gators loss after uneven performance

The feel-better theme was the honoring of Tom Petty on Saturday and you couldn’t walk the distance of an extra point (ouch) without hearing one of the Gainesville singer’s greatest hits all around The Swamp. But when the game...

Notebook: Perine rushes for two TDs in UF loss

For the second straight week, Florida sophomore running back Lamical Perine was effective near the goal line for the Gators. Perine scored two rushing touchdowns in UF’s 17-16 loss to LSU at The Swamp on Saturday. Perine’s two rushing TDs,...

Andreu’s Answers: LSU’s jet sweep caused problems

Before every game, veteran Sun college football beat writer Robbie Andreu comes up with five pertinent questions and then answers them after the game.