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Bleacher Report
Chip Kelly Rumors: UCLA Targeting Former Oregon HC After Firing Jim MoraI'm doing now," he said. "I think Florida is an outstanding program and has had
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 hours ago
I'm doing now," he said. "I think Florida is an outstanding program and has had so much success there with Urban [Meyer], Steve Spurrier. I think whoever gets that job would be really lucky." Hiring an offensive guru like Kelly would be a move in... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Chip Kelly on Florida Rumors: 'Whoever Gets That Job Will Be Really Lucky'doing now," Kelly said. "I think Florida is an outstanding program and has had
Bleacher Report / Posted 10 hours ago
doing now," Kelly said. "I think Florida is an outstanding program and has had so much success there with Urban [Meyer], Steve Spurrier. I think whoever gets that job will be really lucky." This article will be updated to provide more... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Bentley's 3 TDs lead Gamecocks to 31-10 win over WoffordCarolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three cons
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 22 hours ago
Carolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three consecutive 11-2 marks under former coach Steve Spurrier. To get even more, the Gamecocks will need to end Clemson's three-game win streak in the rivalry. Expect South... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Whether it's Chip Kelly or not, new Gators coach must clean up McElwain's monumental messthat will be fortunate to go to the Birmingham Bowl next season. The Gators pl
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 hours ago
that will be fortunate to go to the Birmingham Bowl next season. The Gators played UAB on Saturday inside a stadium that Steve Spurrier nicknamed “The Swamp” 25 years ago. I was in his office that summer day in 1992 when Spurrier explained to me... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Bentley's 3 TDs lead Gamecocks to 31-10 win over WoffordCarolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three cons
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Carolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three consecutive 11-2 marks under former coach Steve Spurrier. To get even more, the Gamecocks will need to end Clemson's three-game win streak in the rivalry. Expect South... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Bentley's 3 TDs Lead Gamecocks to 31-10 Win Over WoffordCarolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three cons
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
Carolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three consecutive 11-2 marks under former coach Steve Spurrier. The Terriers made things interesting at the start of the third quarter on Blake Morgan's 1-yard run that cut... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Bentley's 3 TDs lead Gamecocks to 31-10 win over WoffordCarolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three cons
FOX Carolina / Posted yesterday
Carolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three consecutive 11-2 marks under former coach Steve Spurrier. The Terriers made things interesting at the start of the third quarter on Blake Morgan's 1-yard run that cut... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Bentley's 3 TDs lead Gamecocks to 31-10 win over WoffordCarolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three cons
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
Carolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three consecutive 11-2 marks under former coach Steve Spurrier. The Terriers made things interesting at the start of the third quarter on Blake Morgan's 1-yard run that cut... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Wofford-South CarolinaCarolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three cons
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
Carolina had not won eight games in a season since 2013, the last of three consecutive 11-2 marks under former coach Steve Spurrier. The Terriers made things interesting at the start of the third quarter on Blake Morgan's 1-yard run that cut... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Jimbo Fisher won't pull an Urban Meyer and bail on FSU for Texas A&Mbaseball players in history, but he will be hated soon enough by Marlins fans f
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
baseball players in history, but he will be hated soon enough by Marlins fans for gutting the franchise yet again. … Steve Spurrier spoke to the Orlando Touchdown Club earlier this week when I broached the issue of former coach Jim McElwain’s... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Veteran Oregon Ducks aren't surprised Scott Frost is now one of the country's most coveted coachesUCF is upgrading its facilities in hopes of retaining Frost. "I think he can b
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
UCF is upgrading its facilities in hopes of retaining Frost. "I think he can be the Bobby Bowden of this place, or the Steve Spurrier of this place," White told USA Today in October. Upon Frost's hiring in Orlando, he promised to run an... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Wofford stirs up South Carolina memories of Citadel lossloss to FCS opponent Citadel in 2015. Muschamp brought up the debacle - the lo
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
loss to FCS opponent Citadel in 2015. Muschamp brought up the debacle - the lowest of the lows during a season when coach Steve Spurrier left in the middle and South Carolina finished 3-9 - to remind his team they'll need to prepare as hard for... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Your Florida Gators coaching search weekend guidehis Xs and Os acumen. What's more interesting here is his personality. Kelly i
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
his Xs and Os acumen. What's more interesting here is his personality. Kelly isn't outgoing. He's more Urban Meyer than Steve Spurrier. How he interacts with Chris Cotter and Jonathan Vilma might give a small glimpse at how he might fare away... Read more
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Island Packet
I’d ‘run through a brick wall for him.’ What Danny Ford taught a Beaufort High coachcoach Holloman, a standout at USC a few years ago, will probably take a few thi
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
coach Holloman, a standout at USC a few years ago, will probably take a few things he learned from his college coach, Steve Spurrier, and implement them accordingly. As Clifford learned from Ford, surely Holloman picked up something from... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Hurst has decision to makeand reached out. “It all started with Perry. He’s the one that kind of got the
The Times and Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
and reached out. “It all started with Perry. He’s the one that kind of got the ball rolling and got me in contact with (Steve Spurrier) Jr., who gave me the opportunity to walk-on. I thank him every day,” Hurst said. “He went to a high school... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Timing right for Florida to hire Chip Kelly, let fans give thankson the verge of a major announcement does not seem that far-fetched. The stron
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
on the verge of a major announcement does not seem that far-fetched. The strongest push in any other direction comes from Steve Spurrier, who said on radio this week in Ocala, “The coach we’re going to hire is probably, I would almost 100 percent... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Hurricanes’ coaching situation in a very good place with Mark RichtRicht’s time there and he did win the league title a couple of times. Going ove
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
Richt’s time there and he did win the league title a couple of times. Going over or around the long barrier represented by Steve Spurrier, Urban Meyer and Saban was the challenge, and it’s one that would frustrate just about any coach. The Florida... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee's coaching search beginsbe fired. His offensive pedigree also make him a likely target for a Florida pr
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
be fired. His offensive pedigree also make him a likely target for a Florida program seeking to reclaim the glories of the Steve Spurrier and Urban Meyer eras. Tennessee would be wise to make a run at Norvell, too. Memphis is in the best of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Florida vs. South Carolina previewThis could be a 50-50 game if the Gators defense shows up to play, regardless o
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
This could be a 50-50 game if the Gators defense shows up to play, regardless of injuries. HISTORY LESSON Since a Steve Spurrier-coached South Carolina team snapped a 14-game losing streak against the Gators in 2005, UF is 7-5 against the... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Injury likely forcing Illinois to go back to Jeff George Jr. at QBof the top coaches in the Pac-12 before taking a stab at the NFL (and failing m
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
of the top coaches in the Pac-12 before taking a stab at the NFL (and failing miserably, but so did former Florida coach Steve Spurrier). And the last one is a former Florida assistant who has redeemed his coaching pedigree a bit this season at... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
‘Real intense’ players-only meeting helped spark five-game winning streak for FAUof the top coaches in the Pac-12 before taking a stab at the NFL (and failing m
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
of the top coaches in the Pac-12 before taking a stab at the NFL (and failing miserably, but so did former Florida coach Steve Spurrier). And the last one is a former Florida assistant who has redeemed his coaching pedigree a bit this season at... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Florida's interim coach seeking consistency from GatorsTURN: The Gators won 13 straight games and won 17 of 18 over South Carolina - m
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
TURN: The Gators won 13 straight games and won 17 of 18 over South Carolina - many with former Gamecocks coach Steve Spurrier in charge of the Gators - from 1964 to 2009. South Carolina has won four of the past seven since with the... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Oregon State’s highest-rated 2016 signee granted releaseof the top coaches in the Pac-12 before taking a stab at the NFL (and failing m
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
of the top coaches in the Pac-12 before taking a stab at the NFL (and failing miserably, but so did former Florida coach Steve Spurrier). And the last one is a former Florida assistant who has redeemed his coaching pedigree a bit this season at... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Improvising coach Elijah Williams has everything going at Jones Highwith the exception of coaching. Williams has been around plenty of football co
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
with the exception of coaching. Williams has been around plenty of football coaches in his time, like head coach Steve Spurrier and defensive coordinator Bob Stoops at Florida and then head coach Dan Reeves and defensive coordinator Ron... Read more
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First Coast News
Tim Tebow says Gator coaching job is ‘a unique seat'State coach Dan Mullen and Oregon coach Willie Taggert. But at the bottom of t
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
State coach Dan Mullen and Oregon coach Willie Taggert. But at the bottom of the list, right below former Gators coach Steve Spurrier, was the last UF quarterback to lead the Gators to an SEC and national championship: Tim Tebow. Well, Tim …... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tim Tebow says Gator coaching job is ‘a unique seat’State coach Dan Mullen and Oregon coach Willie Taggert. But at the bottom of t
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
State coach Dan Mullen and Oregon coach Willie Taggert. But at the bottom of the list, right below former Gators coach Steve Spurrier, was the last UF quarterback to lead the Gators to an SEC and national championship: Tim Tebow. Well, Tim …... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Fab 4 picks, SEC items of interest, Pitino's ultimate legacy, Rushmore of Lou(45-16). Plus, there's the Coach Boom factor. That said, there's been a recent
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
(45-16). Plus, there's the Coach Boom factor. That said, there's been a recent trend of former Florida coaches like Steve Spurrier and Muschamp winding up, and having success, at South Carolina. Anyone wanna bet that Jim McElwain will not... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
New UF coach could learn from past successes, failuresaround for awhile. He might do well to learn from the successes and failures of
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
around for awhile. He might do well to learn from the successes and failures of his predecessors. Here’s a look at how Steve Spurrier (1990-01), Ron Zook (2002-04), Urban Meyer (2005-10), Will Muschamp (2011-14) and Jim McElwain (2015-17) fared... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Muschamp lauds Hurst’s improved blockingto latch on with as a walk-on in 2014 but Muschamp was coaching UF at the time
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
to latch on with as a walk-on in 2014 but Muschamp was coaching UF at the time and did not extend Hurst an invitation. Steve Spurrier did at South Carolina. By the time Muschamp took over with the Gamecocks in 2016, Hurst was on top of the... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
Arkansas-LSU Preview: Bielema vs. Orgeronthis season. Allen has 8 touchdowns and 4 interceptions on the year, while Kell
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 11 days ago
this season. Allen has 8 touchdowns and 4 interceptions on the year, while Kelley has 8 touchdowns and 3 interceptions. As Steve Spurrier once said, if you have 2 quarterbacks, you have no quarterback. LSU has to stay ready for whatever quarterback... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
The ABCs of expected UT coaching searchFulmer and knows the SEC — even if he doesn't always say nice things about it —
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
Fulmer and knows the SEC — even if he doesn't always say nice things about it — from his time as a Florida assistant under Steve Spurrier. 3. Bobby Petrino. The Louisville coach might force even the most amoral of UT fans to head for the showers... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Florida: biggest task since Steve SpurrierIn this Dec. 2, 2000, photo, Florida head coach Steve Spurrier is carried off t
The Times and Democrat / Posted 13 days ago
In this Dec. 2, 2000, photo, Florida head coach Steve Spurrier is carried off the field after the Gators downed Auburn 28-6 in the SEC Championship at the Georgia Done in Atlanta. Players from left by Spurrier are Mike Pearson (71), Kenyatta Walker... Read more
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The Daily Commercial
Florida's next football coach inherits daunting taskDan Mullen, Memphis' Mike Norvell or someone else, the new guy will face a more
The Daily Commercial / Posted 13 days ago
Dan Mullen, Memphis' Mike Norvell or someone else, the new guy will face a more daunting task than any Florida coach since Steve Spurrier in 1990. Spurrier took over a program on NCAA probation and produced a Southeastern Conference juggernaut... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
As playoffs approach, four more high school athletes get recognized at Orlando Touchdown Clubif there are any Gator fans still out there Monday November 13th at 5:30 p.m. t
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 13 days ago
if there are any Gator fans still out there Monday November 13th at 5:30 p.m. the Orlando Touchdown Club will be hosting Steve Spurrier, if you wish to attend visit www.orlandotdclub.com or reaching out to Gig Sineni at Gsineni@riddellsales.com... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Loran Smith: A look back on UGA quarterbacks from ValdostaBilly Grant would post a 4. If a 4 were required, he made 3. This story has be
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Billy Grant would post a 4. If a 4 were required, he made 3. This story has been circulating around here for years that Steve Spurrier once came to town for a golf outing and got embarrassed by the “old man” in a gin rummy game after golf.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Fennelly: I've got Florida's next coach right herewas asked by Fuente to speak to the team late last season. Jim McElwain reporte
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
was asked by Fuente to speak to the team late last season. Jim McElwain reportedly turned down Gators legend-in-residence Steve Spurrier this season when Spurrier offered his assistance. And Fuente forged a relationship with longtime Tech... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In interim, Shannon busy at UFno. I am finished as a head coach. I said I may come back and coach high school
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
no. I am finished as a head coach. I said I may come back and coach high school ball, quarterbacks or something like that." -- Steve Spurrier to The State newspaper on whether he had interest in being Florida's interim coach. Sports on 11/0... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
What not to do when hiring Florida's next football coachyou shouldn't do. DON'T reminisce with a walk down memory lane. It's easy to
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
you shouldn't do. DON'T reminisce with a walk down memory lane. It's easy to remember the good old days of a man such as Steve Spurrier. Second acts are rarely a good idea. Once a guy has his name on the stadium, probably be best to leave him... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Steve Spurrier on Scott Frost: Gators would be 'happy' if they scored like UCFway offense is taught. Everybody has their own expertise on how to coach. Ever
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
way offense is taught. Everybody has their own expertise on how to coach. Every coach does it a little bit differently.— Steve Spurrier “Obviously, they do it differently here than the way we did it in the 1990s,” Spurrier said. “Practices are... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Gameday Blog: Georgia-Floridaat the varsity level until 1906. In games in Jacksonville, Georgia leads 43-41
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 18 days ago
at the varsity level until 1906. In games in Jacksonville, Georgia leads 43-41-1 , but the Gators have dominated it since Steve Spurrier arrived in 1990, going 21-6. “It’s definitely one of the coolest environments we play in other than the home... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida fans are spoiling for success, not perfectionthis decade than the Gators. And the third truth is that UF fans have shown a
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
this decade than the Gators. And the third truth is that UF fans have shown a tendency to outgrow their britches. Blame Steve Spurrier. A generation of fans was raised on his Fun ’N’ Gun productions, oblivious to the fact UF rarely sniffed even... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
USM disappointed with Saturday’s late play, outcomeRobert Gillespie is UT’s assistant head football/running backs coach/recruiting
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 19 days ago
Robert Gillespie is UT’s assistant head football/running backs coach/recruiting coordinator. Gillespie played for Coach Steve Spurrier at the University of Florida, rushing for more than 1,800 yards from 1998-2001. He finished second among... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
UCF’s Scott Frost should be UF’s top target, anyone else is Plan Bof him? Remember Stricklin’s press conference on Sunday when he talked about w
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
of him? Remember Stricklin’s press conference on Sunday when he talked about what he saw in Florida football during the Steve Spurrier and Meyer eras, looking at it from afar at Mississippi State? He said “it looks really fun” and that UF fans... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Frost should be UF’s top target, anyone else is Plan Bof him? Remember Stricklin’s press conference on Sunday when he talked about w
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
of him? Remember Stricklin’s press conference on Sunday when he talked about what he saw in Florida football during the Steve Spurrier and Meyer eras, looking at it from afar at Mississippi State? He said “it looks really fun” and that UF fans... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
South Carolina wants to avoid hype playing vs No. 2 Georgiahave struggled the previous few years after being one of the East's top teams f
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
have struggled the previous few years after being one of the East's top teams from 2010 to 2013 under former coach Steve Spurrier. South Carolina reached it's only the SEC title game in 2010, then were in the thick of the race the next... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
South Carolina wants to avoid hype playing vs No. 2 Georgiahave struggled the previous few years after being one of the East's top teams f
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 19 days ago
have struggled the previous few years after being one of the East's top teams from 2010 to 2013 under former coach Steve Spurrier. South Carolina reached it's only the SEC title game in 2010, then were in the thick of the race the next... Read more
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Island Packet
South Carolina wants to avoid hype playing vs No. 2 Georgiahave struggled the previous few years after being one of the East's top teams f
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
have struggled the previous few years after being one of the East's top teams from 2010 to 2013 under former coach Steve Spurrier. South Carolina reached it's only the SEC title game in 2010, then were in the thick of the race the next... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Weekend winners (Hi Kirby), Weekend losers (Come on down Butch), UT mess, Rushmore of most famous boxing matches evera foregone conclusion about halftime. Now comes the story that McElwain turned
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
a foregone conclusion about halftime. Now comes the story that McElwain turned down an offer of help from some cat named Steve Spurrier. Yeah, what would that ol' coot know about ball plays. (Side note: That the Gators have won the East twice... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
McElwain fired as University of Florida football coachsacking ends yet another failed experiment to replicate the two most successful
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
sacking ends yet another failed experiment to replicate the two most successful eras of Gators football, 1990-2001 under Steve Spurrier (six SEC titles, one national championship and a 122-27-1 record) and 2005-2010 under Urban Meyer (two... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
After seven years of UF futility, Stricklin needs a home-run hirefirst football hire as AD by promoting Ron Zook in 2002, the fan base had alrea
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 21 days ago
first football hire as AD by promoting Ron Zook in 2002, the fan base had already experienced 12 years of excellence under Steve Spurrier. But at least when Zook didn’t work out, the Gators quickly recovered from that third-year, midseason... Read more
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