Friday, August 17, 2018

Florida Gators

Florida Gators coach Dan Mullen on quarterbacks, discipline issues

Florida Gators coach Dan Mullen on quarterbacks, discipline issues

GAINESVILLE — Florida Gators coach Dan Mullen met with reporters this morning to start media day. A few quick hits:The big emphasis today was on education – as in educating players about making good choices, with the ongoing question...
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NCAA clears Florida Gators transfers Van Jefferson, Trevon Grimes

NCAA clears Florida Gators transfers Van Jefferson, Trevon Grimes

The Florida Gators' receiving corps got a boost Thursday when the program announced transfers Trevon Grimes and Van Jefferson have been cleared for immediate eligibility by the NCAA.Grimes played sparingly last season at Ohio State but was a blue-chi...
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Why Kadarius Toney wasn’t arrested for having loaded AR-15 in his car

Why Kadarius Toney wasn’t arrested for having loaded AR-15 in his car

Video released Wednesday by the Gainesville Police Department shows that officers considered arresting Gators athlete Kadarius Toney last week before determining that he didn't violate open-carry laws by having a loaded AR-15 in the backseat of his c...
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Report: Urban Meyer knew of 2015 domestic violence allegation

Report: Urban Meyer knew of 2015 domestic violence allegation

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer appeared to know about domestic violence accusations against then-assistant coach Zach Smith, according to a report Wednesday by former ESPN and Tampa Tribune writer Brett McMurphy.A text message exchange between Smith's ...
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What we know (and don’t know) about Florida Gators, rental cars and ‘Tay Bang’

What we know (and don’t know) about Florida Gators, rental cars and ‘Tay Bang’

There's a lot we still don't know about the relationship between a Gainesville man nicknamed Tay Bang and some members of the Gators' football team.We don't know definitively whether the 22-year-old man, Devante "Tay Bang" Zachery, bet on Florida foo...
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Report: More details on Gators-Tay Bang incidents, including alleged rental car discount

Report: More details on Gators-Tay Bang incidents, including alleged rental car discount

The bizarre story of an alleged gambler's friction with members of the Gators football team took another turn Monday night.First Coast News reported that the alleged gambler, Devante "Tay Bang" Zachery filed a report last week with the Gainesville Po...
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Watch: Video of Florida Gators airsoft-gun incident on campus

Watch: Video of Florida Gators airsoft-gun incident on campus

A video released Monday afternoon by the University of Florida Police Department shows part of a May air gun incident that has six Gators facing possible disciplinary action by the school.In the video, two men are seen near a field with guns that res...
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Troubled Gators freshman Justin Watkins leaves UF

Troubled Gators freshman Justin Watkins leaves UF

Gators freshman CB Justin Watkins, who has been arrested twice in less than three months and faces false imprisonment/battery charges, announced Friday via Twitter he's leaving the program."I will be leaving the university of Florida to better my opp...
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Gators players involved in airsoft-gun incident on campus

Gators players involved in airsoft-gun incident on campus

Several University of Florida football players could face school disciplinary action in the wake of an on-campus incident involving airsoft guns in late May.A lengthy University Police Department report indicates the May 28 incident included the play...
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Gators freshman Justin Watkins arrested again, suspended

Gators freshman Justin Watkins arrested again, suspended

Gators incoming freshman Justin Watkins remains booked in the Alachua County Jail following his second arrest in barely more than two months.A four-star cornerback from Clermont, Watkins was booked on four charges, including kidnapping/false imprison...
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