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Hey Herbie, Bowl Games are Exhibitions

By now, everyone has seen Kirk Herbstreit’s absolute meltdown upon learning that Northern Illinois had cracked the BCS code and was ruining the sanctity of the bowl selection process. As usual, ESPN overreacted and became part of the story. The … Continue reading

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Gators Look Out, It’s a Trap

It has been a long time since the Swamp rocked like it did on Saturday night and Gator fans strutted around with their heads held high. Gator Nation hasn’t felt that level of joy and pride in its team since … Continue reading

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October is Back for the Gators (and Chipper and the Braves)

October has a certain feel to it for most of us. Sure there are the trite harbingers across the country of cooler weather, school in session everywhere and tasty Oktoberfest beers on the grocery store shelves. But for me, there … Continue reading

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Why is This Gators’ 4-0 Start Better Than Previous Years?

Before Saturday’s game was even over, the tweets started pouring out of Gator Nation: We won’t be able to run the ball like this against LSU Those Driskel passes will be interceptions against LSU Can’t make those mistakes against LSU … Continue reading

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This Week’s OTB Top 25… Lane Kiffin is Still a Douchebag

We are so damn late with this week’s Top 25 that it is basically pointless to even look back at all. But in case you hadn’t noticed, we’re not professionals here. Sometimes, the day jobs, the kids, the drinking, get … 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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As the 2011 NFL Season Wraps, Here are the Best Gators in the NFL

As Gators fans, it is natural to mourn the end of the college football season. But as a football fan, the true depression doesn’t kick in until all football is over… and that’s fast approaching with Sunday’s Super Bowl. The … Continue reading

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Can a Gator Dislike Tim Tebow?

I arrived in Gainesville in 1992 and left for good in 1999. It was the first golden age of Florida football and the quarterbacks for most of my time there were two of the four greatest to ever play at … 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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Florida’s Troubles Start with Meyer’s Recruiting

Urban Meyer was a great recruiter; there is no doubting that.  In 2005, the Gators had the 15th best recruiting class, 2006 the 2nd, 2007 the 1st, 2008 the 3rd, 2009 the 11th and 2010 the 1st (According to Rivals.com). … Continue reading

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