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Pressure mounting on Gators team and staff

October 21, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

Defending a National Championship is not an easy thing to do. Returning a Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback in senior Tim Tebow and a two-deep defense should have made things easier. But expectations for...

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QB Tim Tebow leads Heisman, wins OGGOA poll

October 21, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

In this week’s Scripps Howard Heisman Trophy poll, Florida Gators senior quarterback Tim Tebow earned six of the 10 first-place votes. Alabama Crimson Tide running back Mark Ingram followed him with three...

Basketball
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Al Horford still waiting for $10K from Paul Pierce

October 21, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

In the first round of the 2008 NBA Playoffs, former Florida Gators forward/center Al Horford and the Atlanta Hawks faced guard Paul Pierce and the Boston Celtics. While the Celtics came away...

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TWO BITS: UF must protect Tebow, deserve No. 2

October 21, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

1 » While concerns about the passing offense seem to be on the tip of everyone’s tongue, Bruce Feldman of ESPN contends that the Florida Gators number one priority for the remainder...

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FOUR BITS: SEC referees; no-huddle offense; Florida WRs in NFL; Kiffin can’t shut up

October 21, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

1 » The work of Southeastern Conference referees has been shaky at best this season, especially that of the crew who was responsible for horrible calls both in last week’s Florida Gators...

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Update on five-star 2011 recruits: Saunders commits, Wilder leaning toward Gators

October 20, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

Earlier today, OGGOA reported that five-star 2011 athlete De’Ante “Pop” Saunders of DeLand High School had verbally committed to the Florida Gators. One of the top players in the nation, Saunders received...

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Gators football Tuesday 10/20 injury update

October 20, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

Florida Gators seniors, middle linebacker Brandon Spikes (groin, Achilles tendonitis) and defensive end Jermaine Cunningham (groin), both sat out practice on Tuesday. On Monday, head coach Urban Meyer told reporters Spikes is...

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Hernandez makes Mackey Award watch list

October 20, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

Florida Gators junior tight end Aaron Hernandez has been announced as a semifinalist for the 2009 John Mackey Award, which honors the best collegiate tight end in the nation each season. Hernandez...

Basketball
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Gator Bites for Tuesday, October 20th

October 20, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

From time to time, OGGOA will come across tidbits and small news items we want to share with our readers. In those instances, we will be present a special post: Gator Bites....

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Gators baseball recruiting class ranked No. 1

October 20, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

Already ranked the No. 1 in the nation by Collegiate Baseball in September, the Florida Gators 2010 baseball recruiting class earned the same respect from Baseball America on Tuesday. This is the...

Football
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TWO BITS: Spikes honored; Tebow and Mullen

October 20, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

1 » Florida Gators senior middle linebacker Brandon Spikes was announced as a quarterfinalist for the Lott Trophy honoring the nation’s Defensive IMPACT Player of the Year. The Lott Trophy is the...

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Meyer, Strong land five-star 2011 recruit Saunders

October 20, 2009 | By Adam Silverstein

Five-star 2011 athlete De’Ante “Pop” Saunders of DeLand High School has verbally committed to the Florida Gators, according to the Orlando Sentinel. One of the top players in the nation, Saunders received...

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