Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Florida Gators

At Hall of Fame induction, Steve Spurrier and Peyton Manning share respect

At Hall of Fame induction, Steve Spurrier and Peyton Manning share respect

NEW YORK — After the class picture of the latest Hall of Fame inductees was taken, Peyton Manning made his way over to Steve Spurrier for another handshake and some chit-chat before heading off in opposite directions to do media interviews. The forme...
Published: 12/05/17
FSU upsets No. 5 Florida, its fourth straight win over Gators

FSU upsets No. 5 Florida, its fourth straight win over Gators

GAINESVILLE — Terance Mann scored 25, CJ Walker added 17 and Florida State upset No. 5 Florida 83-66 on Monday night to remain undefeated. The Seminoles (7-0) also extended their winning streak against the Gators (5-2) to four, their longest in the 6...
Published: 12/04/17
2017-18 college football bowl schedule

2017-18 college football bowl schedule

College Football Playoff Semifinals, Jan. 1 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, Calif.) No. 3 Georgia (12-1, SEC) vs. No. 2 Oklahoma (12-1, Big 12), 5 p.m., ESPN Sugar Bowl (New Orleans) No. 4 Alabama (11-1, SEC) vs. No. 1 Clemson (12-1, ACC), 8:45 p.m., ESP...
Published: 12/03/17
College football game day: conference title games edition

College football game day: conference title games edition

Heisman QBs UCF’s McKenzie Milton isn’t getting much Heisman Trophy buzz heading into today’s AAC title game against Memphis, but he compares favorably to the frontrunner. UCF QB McKenzie Milton 221-320 passing; 3,301 yards; 30 TDs; 6 INTs; 182.9 r...
Published: 12/02/17
ACC reaction to Jimbo Fisher leaving FSU for SEC’s Texas A&M

ACC reaction to Jimbo Fisher leaving FSU for SEC’s Texas A&M

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — As Clemson coach Dabo Swinney left Friday’s news conference before the ACC title game, he brought up the other massive story in the league."So Jimbo took that job, huh?"Yes, Dabo. Yes, he did.Jimbo Fisher resigned from Florida State...
Published: 12/01/17
FSU’s Jimbo Fisher stays mum on rumors of leaving, says he will coach Seminoles on Saturday

FSU’s Jimbo Fisher stays mum on rumors of leaving, says he will coach Seminoles on Saturday

Jimbo Fisher’s uncertain future continues to hang over Florida State and Texas A&M.The Seminoles coach again refused to address rumors that he could leave Tallahassee to replace Kevin Sumlin as the Aggies’ next coach. He said Thursday that he won’t m...
Published: 11/30/17
Tom Jones’ Two Cents: Turmoil in Tally; panic on Rocky Top

Tom Jones’ Two Cents: Turmoil in Tally; panic on Rocky Top

Times columnist Tom Jones offers up his Two Cents on the crazy carousel of coaching changes in college football. Say it ain’t so In the craziest season of coaching changes in the history of college football, could FSU do the craziest thing of all and...
Published: 11/28/17
Rick and Tom podcast: Crazy college coaching carousel; Winston likely to play

Rick and Tom podcast: Crazy college coaching carousel; Winston likely to play

Jameis Winston should play this week in Green Bay, assuming he doesn’t feel pain after rehab on Monday.
Published: 11/28/17
Fennelly: Dan Mullen is a better Florida fit than ‘the other guy’

Fennelly: Dan Mullen is a better Florida fit than ‘the other guy’

GAINESVILLE — Dan Mullen is just 45 years old, but he has already spent nine years as a head coach in the Southeastern Conference. Think about that.And this: The guy stayed in Starkville for nine years.He dug in. There was stability.Monday, when Mull...
Published: 11/27/17
Florida puts faith in Dan Mullen the quarterback whisperer

Florida puts faith in Dan Mullen the quarterback whisperer

GAINESVILLE — Fifteen years before Dan Mullen was ready to become the 27th head coach in Florida history, he was a young quarterbacks coach at Bowling Green.And he was livid.His quarterback, Josh Harris, had done something wrong, and Mullen ripped in...
Published: 11/27/17