Andreu’s Analysis: Defining moment is here for Gators

The Gators -- and the rest of college football -- will find out Saturday the true identity of this Florida team. No. 7 Auburn will reveal it.  Are the Gators a better team than they’ve shown through the first five...

Andreu’s Answers: Gators still searching for missing running game

But other than that, the Gators never came close to turning the ball over. At the same time, the defense was forcing three turnovers.

Andreu’s Analysis: Tigers all over the place

 What better way to prepare for the next two SEC games than to be playing the Towson Tigers. Because the Gators are going to be fending off Tigers in the two weeks that follow -- the Auburn Tigers and...

Andreu’s Answers: Strong start, coachable moments for UF’s Trask

Trask certainly didn’t look like or play like a quarterback who hasn’t started a game in seven years.

Andreu’s Analysis: Gators on upset alert

This game won’t be decided until some point in the fourth quarter.

Andreu’s Answers: Offensive line still cause for concern

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Before every Florida game, veteran college football beat writer Robbie Andreu comes up with five pertinent questions and then answers them after the game. Here’s Week 3: 1. Will the Florida offensive line, which has given up...

Andreu’s Analysis: ’Cats will be ferocious

 After Florida, with all kinds of help from Kentucky, pulled out a very, let’s say fortunate, victory in Lexington in 2017, then coach Jim McElwain was overheard saying, “They’re still (bleeping) Kentucky.”  As the Gators have since discovered, that Kentucky,...

Andreu’s Answers: UF’s run game can still improve

Before every Florida 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 2: 1. Will the Gators be able to establish a running game after...

Andreu’s Analysis: Skyhawks are dead ducks

The biggest question about this game, in my mind, is will the Gators cover that massive 41-point spread against UT Martin?  They will. And here’s how: Take care of the football. The four turnovers against Miami changed the tenor of...

Andreu’s Answers: Plenty for Gators to work on before Game 2

It was a struggle all night for the young line.

Andreu’s Analysis: Hurricanes in the forecast

If the Gators’ young and inexperienced offensive line holds up against an excellent Miami defensive front, Florida is going to win

Two who will surprise

Back in the day under coach Steve Spurrier, Florida's preseason camp was an endurance test even for the media boys (and girls) because all the practices were open and we felt compelled to watch from warmups to finish under...

Andreu’s Analysis: Tumbling recruiting class

Florida no longer has a top-10 football recruiting class for 2019. Sure, if you go on the Internet and check out the class rankings, the Gators are still sitting inside the top...

Andreu’s Answers: Big-production game by design

UF quarterback play worth noting.

Andreu’s Answers: Indeed, different UF team dominates bowl

ATLANTA — Before every Florida game, veteran college football beat writer Robbie Andreu comes up with five pertinent questions and then answers them after the game. Here’s Week 13: 1. Can the offensive line protect quarterback Feleipe Franks, who was...

Andreu’s Analysis: A tough season (for me)

While the Gators celebrate their turnaround season, I’m continue to suffer through one of my own. Through 12 games, I’m 6-6 with my predictions of Florida games. Like the HBC might say, that’s a lousy record. Shoot, I’m...

Andreu’s Answers: Gators take care of business at FSU

TALLAHASSEE -- Before every Florida game, veteran college football beat writer Robbie Andreu comes up with five pertinent questions and then answers them after the game. Here’s Week 12: 1. Can the offensive line protect quarterback Feleipe Franks? The big guys...

Andreu’s Answers: Another game of growth for UF

Before every Florida game, veteran college football beat writer Robbie Andreu comes up with five pertinent questions and then answers them after the game. Here’s Week 11: 1. Will true freshman quarterback Emory Jones see extensive playing time? The coaches went...

Andreu’s Analysis: Young Guy Day

It’s Senior Day in The Swamp on Saturday. But you also could call it Young Guy Day -- because a whole bunch of true freshmen who haven’t played, or haven’t played since the first two non-conference games, are...

Andreu’s Answers: Gators seek to maintain edge this time

Before every Florida game, veteran college football beat writer Robbie Andreu comes up with five pertinent questions and then answers them after the game. Here’s Week 10: 1. In the last two games, the UF defense has combined for only...