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Why Gators’ Dan Mullen still name-drops his second grade teacher

Why Gators’ Dan Mullen still name-drops his second grade teacher

When first-year Gators coach Dan Mullen spoke to a packed crowd at the Tampa Yacht and Country Club this winter, he told stories about the stars Florida fans recognize instantly.Tim Tebow. Steve Spurrier. Percy Harvin.Then he name-dropped someone els...
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Florida Gators coordinator Todd Grantham to earn $1.39 million. Here are the other salaries

Florida Gators coordinator Todd Grantham to earn $1.39 million. Here are the other salaries

New Florida defensive coordinator Todd Grantham will be one of the highest paid assistants in the country, earning $1.39 million in base pay this year.The Gators released the contracts for Grantham and the rest of Dan Mullen's staff on Tuesday aftern...
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Why Dan Mullen wants his Gators to hit every school in Florida

Why Dan Mullen wants his Gators to hit every school in Florida

As the Florida Gators hit the road for the spring evaluation period, coach Dan Mullen has a goal."It's really important for me that we try to get into every school in the state of Florida," Mullen said Monday before a speech to the Polk County Gator ...
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Dan Mullen: Florida Gators not pursuing grad transfer quarterback ‘right now’

Dan Mullen: Florida Gators not pursuing grad transfer quarterback ‘right now’

LAKELAND – Despite some rumblings tying the Gators to Ohio State quarterback Joe Burrow, Florida has no plans "right now" to pursue a graduate transfer at the position, first-year coach Dan Mullen said Monday evening."We're not really looking a...
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Where do Bobby Bowden, Mike Martin rank among top coaching duos?

Where do Bobby Bowden, Mike Martin rank among top coaching duos?

Florida State baseball coach Mike Martin became the winningest coach in NCAA history over the weekend with an extra-innings victory over Clemson. His record: 1,976-708-4.Martin joins football legend Bobby Bowden as one of the Seminoles' top coaches e...
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No Gators, Seminoles or Bulls in ESPN’s too-early top 25

No Gators, Seminoles or Bulls in ESPN’s too-early top 25

With spring football over, ESPN updated its too-early top 25 college football rankings.Not pictured: the Gators, Seminoles or Bulls.Miami is the state's top team at No. 8, which seems about right. The Hurricanes are talented — ridiculously...
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What the 2018 NFL draft told us about Dan Mullen, Willie Taggart

What the 2018 NFL draft told us about Dan Mullen, Willie Taggart

While others are already looking ahead to the 2019 NFL draft, let's take a look back at what happened over the weekend, and what it means for the Gators and Seminoles.Specifically, what does this draft (and the ones before it) tell us about new coach...
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NFL draft: FSU and Wharton High product Auden Tate joins the Bengals

NFL draft: FSU and Wharton High product Auden Tate joins the Bengals

Former Wharton High and Florida State receiver Auden Tate's long wait ended in the final four picks of the draft when the Bengals chose him in the seventh round (No. 253 overall).Tate became only the third receiver drafted out of FSU in the last 11 d...
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NFL draft: Florida State’s Josh Sweat goes to the Eagles at No. 130

NFL draft: Florida State’s Josh Sweat goes to the Eagles at No. 130

Former Florida State defensive end Josh Sweat was drafted Saturday by the Eagles in the fourth round (No. 130 overall).This wasn't what Sweat would have envisioned in 2014, when he was the top recruit in the country and already being talked about as ...
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NFL draft: Florida Gators’ Antonio Callaway headed to the Browns

NFL draft: Florida Gators’ Antonio Callaway headed to the Browns

Former Florida Gators receiver Antonio Callaway's wait in the NFL draft is over.The Browns traded up to pick the talented but troubled Miami native in the fourth round (No. 105 overall)."He's as gifted as any wide receiver in this entire class," NFL ...
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