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Dooley Noted: A lot going on in college football

Sun sports columnist Pat Dooley flies solo this week in another episode of the Dooley Noted podcast. Pat talks about Urban Meyer, teams in bowl games, Seasons of College Football, spreads and of course Three Things.

Sunday Blog: CFP committee gets it right

The Sunday Blog comes at you now that we know the College Football Playoff teams and Florida’s bowl game: Is Georgia one of the top four teams in the country? No doubt. Is Alabama relieved not to have to...

Notebook: Grimes takes advantage of opportunities

By Zach Abolverdi, Correspondent An injury propelled Florida wide receiver Trevon Grimes into the starting lineup Saturday, and he answered the bell in a big way. He had a career day against the Seminoles, hauling in five passes for 118 yards...

Updated: UF puts it together in runaway win over Stanford

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — Florida bounced back Thursday to defeat Stanford 72-49 in a consolation bracket game in the Battle 4 Atlantis basketball tournament. Sophomore guard Deaundrae Ballard led the Gators with a game-high 19 points on 7-of-12 shooting off...

The Sunday Blog: Turkey Week

The Sunday Blog comes at you after a Saturday that could not have been much better for a lot of different reasons. * It was a bit of an irrelevant stat but in the press box we were noticing. Maybe...

Idaho at Florida: Today’s storylines

Today Who: Idaho (4-6) vs. No. 15 Florida (7-3) When: 12 p.m. Where: Steve Spurrier-Florida Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium TV: ESPNU Radio: 103.7-FM, AM-850 Vegas line: Florida by 39½. Series record: First meeting, sort of. The teams started a game in 2014, but it...

The Sunday Blog, Week 11: Gators pound the rock

The Sunday Blog comes at you after a terrific night of eating junk food (Cubans, wings, Buffalo chicken dip) and watching a ton of football. I love noon games. So if you had told me that Florida was going...

South Carolina at No. 19 Florida: The Storylines

Today Who: South Carolina (5-3, 4-3 SEC) vs. No. 19 Florida (6-3, 4-3). The Gators are ranked No. 15 in the CFP. When: 12 p.m. Where: Steve Spurrier-Florida Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium TV: ESPN Radio: 103.7-FM, AM-850 Vegas Line: Gators plus 6 All-time series:...

The Sunday Blog, Week 10: Franks on the run

The Sunday Blog comes at you on a drizzly morning as we’re still trying to understand everything that happened Saturday: I am not here to defend Feleipe Franks and I still believe that the coaches know better than the...

Dooley at the Half, Missouri leads

Gainesville Sun sports columnist Pat Dooley analyzes the first half of the Florida-Missouri game: It’s important to put the first half played by the defense in context and still remember that every game is its own game. But Missouri...

Missouri at No. 13 Florida: The storylines

Today Who: Missouri (4-4, 0-4) vs. No. 13 Florida (6-2, 4-2) When: 4 p.m. Where: Steve Spurrier-Florida Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium TV: SEC Network Radio: 103.7-FM, AM-850 Vegas Line: UF by 6 All-time series: Missouri joined the SEC in 2012 and the teams have...

The Sunday Blog, Week Nine: Rough trip

The Sunday Blog comes at you as Gator fans lick their wounds after a rough trip to Jacksonville. Losing isn’t fun. We have established that. Losing to a rival is less fun. No doubt. Losing because your team plays...

Dooley at the half, Georgia up

Sun sports columnist Pat Dooley takes a look at the first half of the Florida-Georgia game: The game couldn’t have started more miserably for the Gators. First, Georgia gashed UF on the first drive of the game. Then Feleipe...

Dooley Noted: Kerwin Bell talks football and Vandy recap

Kerwin Bell, the former Florida quarterback and Valdosta State football coach, joins Pat Dooley this week, along with a recap of the Gators win over Vanderbilt and picks for the upcoming weekend.

Roundup: Gators sweep Alabama to stay atop SEC volleyball

Florida ties Crimson Tide in SEC soccer

No. 14 Florida at Vanderbilt: Today’s storylines

Today Who: No. 14 Florida (5-1, 3-1 SEC) vs. Vanderbilt (3-3, 0-2) When: 12 p.m. Where: Vanderbilt Stadium, Nashville, Tenn. TV: ESPN Radio: 103.7-FM, AM-850 Vegas Line: Florida by 7 All-time series: Florida has dominated this series leading 39-10-2. Last 10 years: The Gators haven’t made it...

No. 5 LSU at No. 22 Florida: The Storylines

Today Who: No. 5 LSU (5-0, 2-0 SEC) vs. No. 22 Florida (4-1, 2-1) When: 3:30 p.m. Where: Steve Spurrier-Florida Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium TV: CBS Radio: 103.7-FM, AM-850 Vegas Line: Tigers by 2 Series record: Florida leads 32-29-3. Last 10 years: The Gators have...

Noon kickoff for Florida at Vanderbilt game Oct. 13

UF defensive lineman Jachai Polite and freshman kicker Evan McPherson honored as SEC Player of the Week selections.

The Sunday Blog, Week Five: UF’s blitz bonanza

The Sunday Blog comes at you from the road again, this time at the Atlanta airport where it is not as much fun as I thought it would be watching the Ryder Cup. The safety blitz that finished off...

Dooley at the Half: UF at Mississippi State

Sun sports columnist Pat Dooley takes a look at the first half of Saturday night’s Florida-Mississippi State game: Florida’s offense had the bad combination of not being particularly effective and not getting many opportunities. Florida had only three possessions...