Steve Spurrier


Florida Gators coach Jim McElwain takes first trip through ESPN’s car wash on Tuesday

July 21, 2015 | By Adam Silverstein
Joining a handful of other Southeastern Conference coaches in Bristol, Connecticut, on Tuesday, Florida Gators head coach Jim McElwain went through ESPN’s “car wash” for the first time, appearing on a number...

Legendary NFL coach, historic Florida Gators athletic director Bill Arnsparger dies at 88

July 18, 2015 | By Adam Silverstein
Former Florida Gators athletic director Bill Arnsparger, a figure who made one of the most important decisions in school history, passed away Friday in Athens, Alabama, at the age of 88. Following...

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...