Daily Football Fix: Gators growing depth at cornerback

Everyone knows who Florida’s two starting cornerbacks are. They’re those two sophomores who established themselves as true freshmen last fall — Marco Wilson and CJ Henderson. With the concerns about depth at that position, today we’re going to look...

Mullen firing up new touch to Florida recruiting

It’s become commonplace in NCAA Division I football for coaches to put a unique spin on the recruitment trail. Such is the case for Florida coach Dan Mullen. On Saturday, Mullen and the UF coaching staff will host their first “Gator...

Daily Football Fix: UF will face top quarterbacks

Nobody knows for sure if Florida will have a strong quarterback this year. Nobody knows who will even start the opener or who will be under center when SEC play begins. What we are pretty sure of is that the...
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Dooley Noted: Shannon Snell’s insights on Gators’ O-line

Pat interviews All-American lineman Shannon Snell about the Gators' offensive line.

Daily Football Fix: Florida was the choice, transfers say

While we wait for the appeals process to play out for transfer wide receivers Trevon Grimes and Van Jefferson, this seems like a good time to look at why both decided to become Gators in the first place. Grimes, the...

Tommy Townsend hopes to follow his brother as UF’s starting punter

Four more members of Florida’s 2018 recruiting class are now on campus and officially part of the football program.

Four freshmen officially part of team

The seven other members of the class will enroll in Summer B in June

Daily Football Fix: Conference games winning percentage

During a discussion with Urban Meyer the other day about something unrelated, I brought up that this year is the 10th anniversary of Florida’s last national champion. “That’s right. It’s 2018, isn’t it?” he said. “That team was the best...

Daily Football Fix: Henderson looks to build on UF debut

By all accounts, cornerback CJ Henderson had an excellent true freshman season in 2017, one that was highlighted by back-to-back interceptions for touchdowns in the first two games of the year. But he’s not all that impressed with what...

Daily Football Fix: SEC forecast for 2018

It’s such a cliche these days I hesitate to use it. Every team has a ceiling. Every team has a floor. That’s a lot of structures. But they are there whether in the views of fans, media, opponents or basement bloggers....

UF still working on receivers’ transfer process

The University of Florida is still going through the process of drawing up a petition to send to the NCAA seeking a waiver that would make Ole Miss transfer Van Jefferson eligible this season. The NCAA has already ruled...

Daily Football Fix: Experience on UF kicker’s side

The assumption is that Florida’s next kicker, the one who is going to replace the popular and productive Eddy Pineiro, isn’t even on campus yet. He will arrive this summer, when true freshman Evan McPherson, the No. 1-ranked kicker...

Incoming Florida signee arrested after trespassing incident

"We are aware of the incident with Justin (Watkins) and are still collecting information," UF football coach Dan Mullen said.

Daily Football Fix: UF team with most NFL draft picks?

There have been a lot of great teams in the history of Florida football. We know about the champions. We know about the statues. Check out the credentials for this team, one I talked about briefly on the Dooley...

Eagles sign running back Matt Jones to two-year contract

Jones, 25, was a 2015 third-round pick out of Florida. He spent last season with the Colts, playing five games while shuffling between their practice squad and active roster.

Daily Football Fix: UF’s Bam Bam brothers growing up

One of the Bam Bam Kids appeared to separate himself from the other a little bit in the spring. Defensive tackle Tedarrell Slaton did it by blowing up running plays in scrimmages and practices, explosive bursts that certainly got...

Daily Football Fix: Breaking down UF tight end position

Even dating back to his previous time at Florida, Dan Mullen has always featured the tight end in his offense. He’s still doing it, something that was evident throughout the spring and again in the Orange & Blue Game...

UF football assistant coach pay: Grantham is Gators’ first million+ dollar man

Florida has its first million-dollar assistant football coach in terms of base annual salary — defensive coordinator Todd Grantham, whose base salary is $1,390,000 in 2018. UF released Grantham’s contract Tuesday along with the contracts of Dan Mullen’s other nine...

Mullen discusses Cece Jefferson injury, status of transfers and former UF greats

By Brady Fredericksen, The Lakeland Ledger LAKELAND — It’s been 11 years since the “Gatornaughts” arrived in Gainesville. Dan Mullen hasn’t forgotten about them. That group of seven Lakeland High standouts — Ahmad Black, John Brown, Mike Pouncey, Maurkice Pouncey, Chris Rainey,...

Daily Football Fix: Penultimate Saturday schedule is the pits

The SEC’s Pit of Despair isn’t as bad as it used to be. But it’s still hardly appointment TV. The Pit is the penultimate Saturday of the regular football season. Teams with major rivalry games basically take the week off to...