UF’s Bryan declares for NFL draft

In a move that has been anticipated since late in the season, Florida junior defensive tackle Taven Bryan is giving up his senior season to enter the NFL draft. He announced his decision on Twitter on Monday afternoon. ...

Florida’s Townsend, Pineiro on AP All-America team

  Florida’s two kickers -- punter Johnny Townsend and place-kicker Eddy Pineiro -- performed like All-Americans throughout the 2017 season. Now, they officially have that status. Townsend and Pineiro were named to the Associated Press All-America team Monday. Townsend...

First-year UF coaches have scrambled to build first class

Florida football coach Dan Mullen’s new best friend is probably the person he’s spending the most time with these days — the UF pilot who has been jetting Mullen to all parts of the country to meet with recruits. Mullen...

Update: Mullen adds two to his coaching staff

Both hires worked with Mullen at Miss State

Gators land commitment from No. 2 kicker in 2018 class

Florida has found its latest kicker. Evan McPherson, a 6-foot, 165-pound prospect out of Fort Payne, Alabama, flipped his verbal commitment from Mississippi State to the Gators. #gogators #AllBite18 pic.twitter.com/vzhpuU4iIO— Evan McPherson (@McPherson_Evan) December 10, 2017 Mullen confirmed McPherson’s commitment via his...

Notebook: Callaway’s UF career over, Robinson gives up game

The sometimes spectacular and often troubled college career of Florida wide receiver Antonio Callaway has come to an end. The junior from Miami has signed with an agent and will forgo his senior season to enter the NFL draft...

High school football standouts visiting UF

College football’s first 72-hour early signing period runs Dec. 20-22, meaning coach Dan Mullen and UF’s re-tooled coaching staff has less than two weeks before signing several prospects in the 2018 class.

Three Gators named to Freshman All-SEC team

Malik Davis, CJ Henderson and Marco Wilson earn All-SEC honors

Dooley: Spurrier in unique foursome at College Hall of Fame

NEW YORK CITY — It was a cold night on the streets of a city that hadn’t even thought about sleep yet. Every 10 seconds or so someone leaned on a horn and steam drifted out of manhole covers...

New UCF coach hires former UF coach as defensive coordinator

ORLANDO — UCF didn't take long to hire someone to lead its rejuvenated football program. The university announced Tuesday that Josh Heupel will be the Knights' next football coach. The move comes about 72 hours after Scott Frost announced Saturday...

Rivals Manning, Spurrier enter College Hall of Fame together

  NEW YORK — After the class picture of the latest Hall of Fame inductees was taken, Peyton Manning made his way over to Steve Spurrier for another handshake and some chit-chat before heading off in opposite directions to do...

First-teamer Dawson 1 of 4 Gators on Coaches All-SEC Team

  Only four Florida players made the Coaches’ All-SEC team that was released Tuesday, led by senior cornerback Duke Dawson, the only Gator on the first team. Three Gators made the second team -- offensive tackle Martez Ivey, place-kicker...

Gators 2019 class loses two commitments simultaneously

Florida’s 2019 class suffered a pair of de-commitments in the span of 60 seconds Tuesday. Tyrique Stevenson and Frank Ladson, Jr., a pair of prospects from South Dade High who committed to Jim McElwain’s coaching staff, each stated their intention...

The Back Nine: A Tide vs. Dawg finale would expand playoffs

The Back Nine comes at you as I am counting down the days until I get to eat hospital food. My left knee and I have been through so much together — mostly pain. 10. Think Greg Sankey is a...

Gators in the NFL: Gillislee the odd man out in New England

New England running back Mike Gillislee has not been part of the Patriots' active roster the past four games despite being healthy.

3* WR Jalynn Williams de-commits from Gators 2018 class

Florida’s 2018 class lost its third wide receiver commit since the departure of coach Jim McElwain. Jalynn Williams, a 5-foot-10, 188-pound wide receiver out of St. Petersburg, announced via his Twitter account his departure from UF’s 2018 class. First and foremost...

Six Gators on AP All-SEC team

Florida’s difficult, losing football season is reflected in The Associated Press All-SEC team that was released Monday. Senior punter Johnny Townsend is the only Gator on the first team. Five are on the second team — offensive tackle Martez Ivey,...

Florida’s journey to a football coaching hire

One week ago, Florida hired the 27th football coach in school history in Dan Mullen. The hiring came four weeks after a news conference to announce the departure of coach Jim McElwain immediately. What follows is the UF path...

Gators counting on Mullen to continue to develop successful quarterbacks

It started with Josh Harris at Bowling Green. Then it was Alex Smith at Utah. Then Chris Leak and Tim Tebow at Florida. Then Dak Prescott and Nick Fitzgerald at Mississippi State.

Fisher resigns as FSU coach to take Texas A&M job

TALLAHASSEE — Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher resigned Friday to take the same job at Texas A&M, FSU announced.Fisher handed in his resignation after a meeting with university President John Thrasher on Friday. "Today, Jimbo Fisher informed me he has...