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What Buckeye fans should know about Urban Meyer

There is no punchline here. I always get a kick out of people, Gator fans or otherwise, who lean forward with anticipation at the mention of Coach Meyer’s name when we speak it. It appears they are always waiting for … Continue reading

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The Guy after the Guy…

I think we’ve all heard enough. Enough about Urban Meyer. There are several levels of Gator Fans with respect to their love/hatred/thankfulness of the Gators former head football coach. I myself have written a post “defending” his decision to take … Continue reading

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Short Memories

To fully understand what Erving Walker has accomplished as a college basketball player, it requires a little bit of context. We all will likely remember Erving as the fearless, undersized starting point guard for Florida. Erv’s prime recruiting years were … Continue reading

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Thank You Jordan Jones

There is someone in the Gator athletic community that I want to introduce you all to. You’ll be mad at me for doing this, but I’m going to introduce you to her WAY too late for you to appreciate her. … Continue reading

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Fading into Bolivion: BourbonMeyer Bowl picks Part. 2

Fade: To fade somebody means to wager against them. Example: Because he was a terrible sports gambler, people began to fade all of Tom’s wagers. Bolivian: The non-existent country or state that Mike Tyson was going to go after the … Continue reading

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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

I’ve battled over which way I could go with this post. Over and over again, I’ve thought, it’s December and the end of the year, so I could do an homage to our friends, family, followers and readers to say … Continue reading

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BourbonMeyer’s Heisman selection: Game recognizes game

It’s the most wonderful time of year again… Bowl game match-ups have been announced. The NFL is playing is about to start playing 4 days a week. The Fall semester is over. And this particular year, Gator Football has come … Continue reading

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Revisionist History: Has Urban Meyer become Anakin Skywalker?

I have no expectations that upon completion of reading this post that I will sway your opinion one way or the other. At this point, you have likely decided how you feel about the Coach and you’ve made your stand … Continue reading

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Focus on Your Home Game

“Anyway, I keep picturing all these little kids playing some game in this big field of rye and all.  Thousands of little kids, and nobody’s around – nobody big, I mean – except me.  And I’m standing on the edge … Continue reading

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Gators looking to catch a Tiger by the tail

“… the local press seems to think we’d save everyone a lot of time and trouble if we just went out and shot ourselves. Me… I’m for wasting sports writers time, so, I’d like to hang around and see if … Continue reading

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