Author Archives: The Franchise

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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Finding “Patient Zero”

Stop me if you’ve heard this before… “Long story short… Bama is a better team than us right now. They retained most of their offense and lost a lot of defense. We lost a lot of both, but retain alot … Continue reading

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