Steve Spurrier


Former Florida Gators head coach, athletic director Ray Graves dead at age 96

April 10, 2015 | By Adam Silverstein
Former Florida Gators head coach Ray Graves passed away Thursday evening at the age of 96, according to the Orlando Sentinel. Graves, Florida’s first prominent head football coach who earned the nickname...

Steve Spurrier, Alex Brown set record straight about 2000 Florida-Miami fight

December 26, 2014 | By Adam Silverstein
During the latest ESPN 30 for 30 special, “The U Part 2,” former Miami Hurricanes tight end Jeremy Shockey, while discussing a fight between his team and the Florida Gators on Bourbon...

Silver Lining: McElwain’s unanswered questions

December 11, 2014 | By Adam Silverstein
Questions went unanswered in Jim McElwain’s press conference for good reason When the Gators hired Will Muschamp four years ago, he had no problem whatsoever laying out specifics about what Florida football...

Florida Gators press conference: Jim McElwain introduced as head football coach

December 6, 2014 | By Adam Silverstein
Final update added at 6 p.m. Affable and entertaining, Jim McElwain was introduced Saturday as the 24th head football coach in the history of the Florida Gators. McElwain came right out of...

South Carolina fight back in The Swamp, defeats Florida 23-20 in overtime

November 15, 2014 | By Adam Silverstein
Two blocked kicks – first on a field goal, then on a punt – kept the South Carolina Gamecocks (5-5, 3-5 SEC) alive, and a powerful running game allowed the visitors to...

Gameday: Florida Gators vs. South Carolina

November 15, 2014 | By Adam Silverstein
Location: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium – Gainesville, Florida Weather: 64°F (feels like 64°F), sunny, winds NE at 9 mph Time: 12:00 p.m. EST TV: SEC Network (Dave Neal, Andre Ware,...

The Silver Lining for Thursday, October 30, 2014: Gators confident, debunking Foley-Meyer myths

October 30, 2014 | By Adam Silverstein
Yes, The Silver Lining is once again out on Thursday. It will return to its regular Wednesday afternoon slot…eventually. Gators won’t stop believin’ This time last year, Florida was down in the...

The Silver Lining for Tuesday, October 21, 2014: Will Muschamp, alma mater, Steve Spurrier

October 21, 2014 | By Adam Silverstein
The Silver Lining will return to its regular Wednesday afternoon slot next week. With the only Florida Gators football media availability of the week set for Oct. 22, I felt it was...

4 BITS: Horschel, U.S. Open, Spikes, Grossman

September 1, 2014 | By Adam Silverstein
1 » Former Florida Gators golfer Billy Horschel (-11) is in contention at the Deutsche Bank Championship, one stroke back of leader Russell Henley (-12) with the event’s final round set to...

SIX BITS: Tebow, Spikes, Garcia, Easley

August 27, 2014 | By Adam Silverstein
1 » Though playing in the NFL again remains his top priority, former Florida Gators quarterback Tim Tebow is doing whatever he can to be the best television analyst possible in his...