Florida Gators football coach Billy Napier isn't making major changes after a lopsided loss at Kentucky.
“We know what winning football looks like. Certainly Saturday was not that.”
A fixed roof, weird catwalks, bad lighting and hard turf make Tampa Bay’s home field difficult for opponents to play in.
Napier is one of a dwindling number of head coaches who still call plays. That isn’t changing.
A wholly improbable regular season has produced some equally surreal stats.


  1. Florida Gators football coach Billy Napier isn't making major changes after a lopsided loss at Kentucky.
  2. Florida Gators football coach Billy Napier said he'll continue to call UF's offensive plays despite a 3-2 start.
  3. With its fixed roof, catwalks and turf field, Tropicana Field presents unique challenges for opponents before they even face the Rays, who went 53-28 at home this season.
  4. Rays second baseman Isaac Paredes (17), leftfielder Randy Arozarena (56) and centerfielder Jose Siri (22) celebrate with shortstop Osleivis Basabe (37) after he hit a grand slam in the eighth inning against the Rockies at Tropicana Field on Aug. 22.
  5. With a .330 average, Rays infielder Yandy Diaz became the first player in the Rays' 26-season history to win an American League batting title.
  6. Rays infielder Junior Caminero celebrates after his first career home run during the fifth inning of Sunday's game against the Blue Jays in Toronto.
  7. Bucs wide receiver Deven Thompkins makes a catch for a 5-yard touchdown with less than four minutes remaining in Sunday's win over the Saints in New Orleans.
  8. Bucs quarterback Baker Mayfield reaches past Saints defensive end Carl Granderson for extra yardage during Sunday's win in New Orleans.
  9. Bucs safety Antoine Winfield Jr., right, and defensive end Logan Hall, sack New Orleans Saints quarterback Derek Carr in the first half of Sunday's game in New Orleans.
  10. Bucs safety Antoine Winfield Jr., left, disrupts a pass intended for Saints wide receiver Chris Olave in the second half Sunday in New Orleans.
  11. The Rays' Yandy Diaz is still in the AL batting race with Texas’ Corey Seager, who is in the Rangers' lineup today while Diaz is not starting for Tampa Bay.
  12. The Kentucky football team ran past and through the Gators to rise on our AP top 25 ballot.
  13. Eagles cornerback Darius Slay (2) works to stop Bucs running back Rachaad White (1) during the second quarter of Monday night's game.
  14. Lightning players celebrate their 5-4 preseason win over the Predators on Saturday at Amalie Arena.
  15. Navy's Kellen Grave de Peralta mishandles a bad snap leading to two points for USF during Saturday's game in Annapolis, Maryland.
  16. UCF football coach Gus Malzahn and his Knights lost to Baylor 36-35 in the Knights' first Big 12 home conference game.
  17. The Rays' Junior Caminero throws to first base to put out the Blue Jays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr. during the seventh inning Saturday in Toronto.
  18. Former Eckerd men's basketball coach Jim Harley, right, who spent 33 years as Tritons coach and 39 as the school's athletic director, passed away Wednesday at age 90.
  19. The Rays' Harold Ramirez celebrates with Manuel Margot (13) after scoring during the third inning Saturday against the Blue Jays in Toronto.
  20. Kentucky running back Ray Davis (1) celebrates one of his three touchdowns against Florida in Lexington, Ky., on Saturday.
  21. Harold Ramirez celebrates after the Rays beat the Red Sox 9-3 to match the modern-era MLB record to open a season with 13 straight wins.
  22. Pitcher Zach Eflin, left, douses outfielder Josh Lowe with champagne as the Rays celebrate their playoff berth Wednesday in Boston. The Rays clinched on Sept. 17.
  23. Lightning forward Tyler Motte, center, celebrates his overtime goal with defenseman Jack Thompson, left, and forward Michael Eyssimont in a preseason game against the Predators on Wednesday in Tennessee.
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