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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Gators’ injury list continues to grow

One of the big benefits of a bye week is the time off it gives some injured players a chance to heal and return. But that’s not really working out for the Florida Gators during their current open...

Andreu’s Answers: Good Gators start ends with poor finish

Before every game, veteran Sun college football beat writer Robbie Andreu comes up with five pertinent questions and then answers them after the game. Here’s Week Six: 1. The Gators put an emphasis on starting fast throughout the week in...

Florida in control of its SEC East fate

As ridiculous and ludicrous as it sounds, the Florida Gators actually still control their own fate in the SEC’s Eastern Division race. Win out and go to Atlanta.

Andreu Analysis: Dreary night in The Swamp

I went against my gut last week and picked Florida to beat LSU. I won’t do that again. Here’s what my gut is telling me this week: Saturday night’s game against Texas A&M is going to play out...

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.

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.

Andreu’s analysis: Gators one step forward, two steps back

What’s happened over the past two weeks to the Florida offense is a microcosm of what’s been going on for the last eight years. The Gators finally find who they think is the right fit at quarterback to...

Andreu’s Answers: UF recovers from leaky defensive effort

Before every game, veteran Sun college football beat writer Robbie Andreu comes up with five pertinent questions and then answers them after the game. Here’s Week Four: 1. UF’s defense was porous at times against Kentucky. Will the Gators shore...

5 Questions with Florida center T.J. McCoy

It was really good to have Luke Del Rio in the game. He's been in this offense for a long time.
Luke Del Rio

Gators turn to veteran Del Rio to crank up the offense

In a rather remarkable and improbable comeback story, Luke Del Rio has gone from the forgotten man to THE man in the Florida offense.
Luke Del Rio, Kadarius Toney

Andreu Blog: Time to go with Del Rio

Like many of you, I have been a devout Luke Del Rio doubter, thinking he clearly was not the answer at quarterback (especially looking to the future) and he would not see the field this season. But I...
Ralph Webb

Gainesville native Webb gives Gators headaches

Vanderbilt senior running back Ralph Webb has always found a way to save his best performances for Florida. Last season, Webb rushed for 110 yards on 26 carries in Vanderbilt’s 13-6 loss to the Gators. Two years ago, in his last appearance at The Swamp, Webb rushed for 118 yards on 22 carries, including a 74-yard touchdown run in a 9-7 loss.
Anonio Riles, Luke Del Rio

Andreu’s Answers: Franks, Del Rio swap hero roles in Gators’ win

From hero one Saturday to benched the next. That’s how quickly things changed for Franks.

Swampcast: A lot of disappointment in Kentucky

Pat Dooley and Robbie Andreu review Florida's win over Kentucky.
Brandon Powell

Gators rally to defeat Wildcats, extend win streak to 31 games

Just when it appeared an almost certainty that Kentucky would snap its 30-game losing streak to Florida, the Gators came back from the dead with a 14-point fourth quarter to stun the Wildcats 28-27 before a sellout crowd of 61,000 at Kroger Stadium on Saturday night.

Business trip for Gators, Wildcats seek end to 30-game losing streak

For those in and around the Kentucky football program, it has become an obsession. The Streak.

Andreu’s Blog: Gators will get it done

Picking Kentucky over Florida has been a popular pick around the country. And, when you think about it, it does make sense. The Wildcats are 3-0, coming off a big road win at South Carolina and will be...
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Swampcast: Dooley and Andreu talk Kentucky

Pat and Robbie talk about the upcoming game against Kentucky.

Andreu’s Answers: Gators come up clutch

Before every game, veteran college football beat writer Robbie Andreu comes up with five pertinent questions and answers them after the game. Here’s Week Two: 1. Will the Gators come out flat or energized coming off the hurricane and last...

Andreu’s Blog: The 0-2 Gators?

It seems unfathomable, but it could very easily happen. Losing the Northern Colorado game could turn out to be big. It took away a sure win for the Gators -- and an opportunity to restore some confidence coming...