USF receiver Xavier Weaver, pictured during spring practice in March in Tampa, has emerged as a go-to guy for the Bulls.
The junior receiver doesn’t have to look far for inspiration. It’s inscribed all over his body.
Also in our gameday guide, FSU fans will be interested in Jacksonville State-Louisiana Monroe. Seriously.
Don’t miss Florida-Alabama (duh), but there’s a nostalgic pull of Nebraska-Oklahoma.
If Dan Mullen had the same methodology Jeff Scott did, Anthony Richardson would be the Gators’ starter.


  1. USF receiver Xavier Weaver, pictured during spring practice in March in Tampa, has emerged as a go-to guy for the Bulls.
  2. The last backup quarterback to dazzle the way Anthony Richardson has? Tim Tebow in 2006.
  3. Jacob Copeland and the Florida Gators couldn't get past Alabama in last year's SEC title game.
  4. Florida Gators quarterback Anthony Richardson has been dynamic through two games, but UF isn't ready to make him the starter yet.
  5. USF quarterback Timmy McClain entered the game in the second half Saturday against the Florida, leading the Bulls on a couple of third-quarter scoring drives.
  6. This was sort of the theme of the day for the USF Bulls. Running back Kelley Joiner just missed holding on to a flea flicker pass that could have gone for a touchdown during the first half of Saturday's 42-30 loss to the Florida Gators.
  7. Gators quarterback Anthony Richardson (15) blocks a tackle by USF defensive end Ryan Thaxton on Saturday afternoon at Raymond James Stadium.
  8. Florida Gators running back Malik Davis is one of almost a dozen players from the Tampa Bay area on UF's roster. He starred at Jesuit High.
  9. USF quarterback Cade Fortin (6) looks to pass against North Carolina State Sept. 2 in Raleigh, N.C. Fortin is expected to get the start again Saturday against Florida.
  10. The Big 12 has extended membership invitations to BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston to join the Power Five league.
  11. Florida State's Jordan Travis and McKenzie Milton are among the interesting two-quarterback plans going on in the state this week.
  12. Florida Gators coach Dan Mullen is seeking his 100th career victory Saturday at USF.
  13. USF's groundbreaking ceremony for its indoor practice facility could be a turning point for the Bulls' future.
  14. UCF is set to charge into the Big 12, leaving USF behind in the AAC.
  15. A rendering of what a football stadium at the University of South Florida could look like.
  16. USF softball player Alexis Buchman, who starred at Alonso and Steinbrenner high schools, announced on Tuesday she'll soon undergo surgery to remove a brain tumor.
  17. Saturday will be the first time since 2010 that the Florida Gators have played USF. How many more matchups will there be?
  18. The Florida Gators will be in Raymond James Stadium on Saturday for the first time since their Outback Bowl win over Iowa.
  19. UCF quarterback Dillon Gabriel, left, runs for yardage past Boise State defensive end Isaiah Bagnah (30) and defensive tackle Michael Callahan (92) during the first half of Thursday's game in Orlando.
  20. North Carolina State receiver Christopher Toudle scores a touchdown as USF defensive back Christopher Townsel can only watch during the second half Thursday.
  21. McKenzie Milton and the Florida State Seminoles will host Notre Dame on Sunday in one of the weekend's marquee games.
  22. Gus Malzahn's UCF debut helps make the Boise State matchup the state's most interesting game this weekend.
  23. USF quarterback Cade Fortin throws a pass during a game against Cincinnati in October in Cincinnati.