Dooley: 25 Things I Learned at SEC Media Days

SEC Media Days has become a TV event just like about everything else in our business. The SEC Network would probably like to follow around a half-dozen sportswriters for the week — call it “The Real Hacks of Hoover”...

Position breakdown: Gators’ receiving roster among must talented in nation

We break down the 2019 Florida football team by position group. This week a look at the receivers. The upside This could be the deepest, most experienced and most talented group of wide receivers the Gators have put on the field...

Gators picked to finish 2nd in SEC East

The Florida Gators are receiving a little more preseason love than they have in the recent past after winning 10 games last season and finishing ranked No. 7 in the nation. Dan Mullen’s team has been picked to finish second...

While unfamiliar with past rivalry, Tigers look forward to match-up in Gainesville

HOOVER, Ala. — The last time Auburn traveled to Florida, Guz Malzahn was the co-offensive coordinator at Tulsa. His players? They were in elementary school. Regardless, the Tigers understand the weight the renewal of the match-up carries, even if most are...

Mullen says there are arguments ‘on both sides’ for future of Florida-Georgia

By Garry Smits, GateHouse Florida JACKSONVILLE -- Coaches keep throwing shade on the future of the Florida-Georgia game in Jacksonville. Two months after Bulldogs coach Kirby Smart made the most recent of several public complaints that having a neutral site game...

Dooley Noted: Getting ready for SEC Media Days

Pat looks at Florida's football program heading into SEC Media Days and interviews Peter Burns of the SEC Network.

Money is too good for Florida-Georgia game to leave Jacksonville

By Gene Frenette, GateHouse Florida JACKSONVILLE -- Many college football traditions have gone by the wayside, some of it due to conference realignment and others lost to plain, old-fashioned greed or negligence. Just don’t expect the Florida-Georgia game to fall into...

Former UF standout helps put Jamaican soccer on map

Despite dreary weather outside late Tuesday afternoon, there was plenty of warm greetings inside Swamp Head Brewery in celebration of former Gator and Buchholz Bobcat Havana Solaun, who scored Jamaica’s first World Cup goal June 18 in France. The midfielder...

Dooley: Finally, a senior leader-to-be on UF roster

Mike White couldn’t discuss his new star basketball player during Thursday’s SEC Summer Teleconference with the few hacks not on vacation this week. Paperwork and all, you know. Still, the decision by Kerry Blackshear to finish his career at Florida continued...

Beal receives Community Assist honor at NBA Awards show

SANTA MONICA, Calif.  — Bradley Beal of the Washington Wizards received the NBA Cares Community Assist honor at Monday night's league awards show. Chosen by fans and an NBA executive panel, the seasonlong award honors a player’s commitment to positively...
Alabama coach Nick Saban

Dooley: There’s Saban, then there’s everybody else in ranking SEC coaches

It was 2006 when coach Rich Brooks stepped to the podium at SEC Media Days wearing a sly grin. And then he cracked us all up by leaning into the mike to say, “I’m baaaack.” It was a surprise Brooks...

Dooley Noted podcast, a bonus edition: At Season’s End

The end of the sports season is upon us with baseball and softball ending their seasons. Pat Dooley take a minute to wrap up the year and then to look forward to the start of football spring practice. Robbie Andreu joins Pat as the guest to talk Gators Football as they put together and final notes to the year in this Bonus edition Dooley Noted Podcast.

Gators earned their way into tourney, O’Sullivan says

Kevin O’Sullivan felt pretty good last week about Florida’s chances to get into the NCAA baseball tournament. Then came Sunday. Bids were being stolen around the country by surprise winners of...

Florida routs Baylor to advance to final four of NCAA men’s tennis tourney

Special to Gatorsports.com ORLANDO -- No. 3 seed Florida routed No. 6 Baylor 4-0 Thursday to advance to the final four of the NCAA men's tennis tournament at the USTA National Campus.

Chris Steele leaving UF: Details on decision by Gators’ top recruit

The athlete had asked to be moved from a dorm room with former Florida quarterback Jalon Jones.

UF football depth chart

Florida’s projected depth chart coming out of spring football

Georgia sweeps doubleheader, series from Florida

Special to Gatorsports.com ATHENS, Ga. -- No. 9 Georgia used three home runs to pound Florida 9-1 in the first game of a doubleheader Sunday, then used the two-hit pitching of Cole Wilcox to...

Gators continue to produce NFL talent

Gators land chance through free-agent route.

Dooley Noted: It’ll be football season before you know it

In his last podcast for two or three months, Pat reviews the spring game with Robbie Andreu, gives his take on Tiger Woods and the Masters, shares his optimism for the Florida men's basketball program — and much more.