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Gator fans gear up for the biggest game of the season

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - It’s the biggest game of the season for the Florida Gators and the excitement is real. Many fans got an early start to the day at SEC nation with tons of energy, big signs, and a lot of hope. “Gator Nation is everywhere, we are strong...
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Gators News: Four teams on tap for big game day weekend

The big game is nearly here! Tomorrow, the No. 1 college football team in the nation pays a visit to the Swamp as the Gators kick off their 2021 Southeastern Conference schedule. But as the days of September fly by, more and more Florida sports are joining the fray and this weekend sees another kick off its campaign while three others continue to compete. Here is a look at what is on tap the next few days.
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Scooter Hobbs column: Beware, Jim Mac is back

It’s kind of off the radar. But LSU has what could be a very big football game on Saturday. Never mind that it’s an opponent, Central Michigan, that the Tigers have never ever played and, in truth, most fans have hardly heard of. Certainly they couldn’t distinguish the, uh, Chippewas,...

Gators News: Volleyball hits the road looking to snap skid

We have reached the middle of the week and on this Wednesday only the volleyball team is in action as it travels northwest to face its biggest in-state rival. Otherwise, it is the quiet before the storm this weekend when football welcomes the No. 1 team in the nation to the Swamp. In the meantime, here is the latest from around the Gator Nation.

Kadarius Toney Voices Frustration With Giants Following Week 2 Thursday Night Football Loss

The New York Giants suffered a crushing defeat at the hands of division rival Washington Football Team on Thursday Night Football. Seeing new star receiver Kenny Golladay visibly upset with his coaching staff on the sidelines was evidence of this and paints a potentially troubling reality for New York moving throughout the 2021 season.

Gators News: Women's golf sits in third at Cougar Classic

Things have slowed down in the Florida sports world as just one athletic program is in action as the women’s golf teed off their 2021-22 campaign on Monday at the Cougar Classic. Otherwise, all is fairly quiet save for the rising din of excitement as No. 1 Alabama comes to Gainesville this weekend for a tussle with the Gators in the Swamp. Until then, here is the latest from the Gator Nation.

Seminoles Host Gators on Celebratory Night for Brianna Barry

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( – Wednesday night will be a celebratory evening at Tully Gym as Florida State Volleyball hosts No. 14 Florida at 6 p.m. on ACC Network Extra in an event totally dedicated to the life and legacy of Seminole legend Brianna Barry. Dubbed “Donuts for Bri,” both in-state...

Gators News: Fall season in full swing with five sports in action

Welcome back from a weekend chock-full of Gators sports — the first since the end of the spring season. It was a mostly successful three days for Florida athletics as three of the four programs competing came away victorious while a fourth stumbled against a top-25 opponent. Additionally, the women’s golf team opens its fall season today out on the links. Here is a look at the latest from around the Swamp.

The Only NFL Team to Draft a Kicker in 2021 Throws Shade at the Rest of the League After Rookie Hits Game-Winner

The Cincinnati Bengals were the only NFL team to draft a kicker in the 2021 NFL Draft. While this seemed like a somewhat insignificant bit of trivia at the time, it turned into a big deal right off the bat in Week 1 of the NFL season. The big-legged rookie played a major role in the Bengals opening game 27-24 overtime upset against the Minnesota Vikings. After the final whistle blew, the Bengals social media let the other NFL teams know about their big-time draft day move.

Cheryl Irwin Barren Maner

Cheryl Irwin Barren Maner, age69, passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2021. Cheryl was born on October 16, 1951 in Jacksonville, Florida. She is survived by her loving husband Brad Maner, daughter Jeni Johns, grandsons, Keegan, Ethan, and. Brogan Johns, brothers Randy Raybon, Don Irwin (Shonnie) and Rick Irwin (Sol),...

WATCH: Kicker Evan McPherson nails game-winning kick against Vikings

Cincinnati Bengals kicker Evan McPherson drilled a 33-yard game-winning kick in overtime against the Minnesota Vikings. His first attempt missed, but a timeout was called by the Vikings. Then, he got his shot at redemption, and drilled the game-winner right through the uprights. Check out the video below. The game-winner...

Matthew Stafford Doesn’t Take Long to Get Rams Into End Zone [LOOK]

Matthew Stafford entered the 2021 season firing 282 career touchdown passes in 12 years in Detroit. Touchdown No. 283 didn’t take long to occur – in just two passing attempts to be exact in his Los Angeles Rams‘ debut on Sunday, September 12. On the Rams’ first offensive possession, plus...

Gainesville edges Trinity Catholic

OCALA — Gainesville running back Kyree Edwards scored the game’s only touchdown on an 11-yard run late in the first half, and the Hurricanes' defense forced four turnovers in a hard-earned 7-3 win over Trinity Catholic on Friday night at Dunlap Field. The win improved Gainesville to 2-1 on the...