Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Florida Gators

Florida upsets No. 23 Mississippi State 13-6 to win the Dan Mullen Bowl

Florida upsets No. 23 Mississippi State 13-6 to win the Dan Mullen Bowl

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Dan Mullen's return to Mississippi State began with fans chanting his name.They were Bulldogs fans, welcoming Mullen and his new Gators team to Davis Wade Stadium.Their chant began with an expletive.Mullen's first trip ...
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UF journal: Backs in a corner after targeting call

UF journal: Backs in a corner after targeting call

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Florida's already thin secondary got thinner, barely five minutes into Saturday's game at No. 23 Mississippi State.Freshman DB Trey Dean was called for targeting while covering UF's first punt of the game. The Gators have be...
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Matt Bakerís takeaways from Florida-Mississippi State

Matt Bakerís takeaways from Florida-Mississippi State

It's cool that the SEC schedule's quirkiness allowed Dan Mullen to come to Starkville in his first season with the Gators. But it's silly that the teams aren't scheduled to play again until 2025.RELATED: Florida upsets Mississippi State to win Mullen...
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How Starkville is handling Florida Gators coach Dan Mullenís return

How Starkville is handling Florida Gators coach Dan Mullenís return

STARKVILLE, Miss. — The racks at Maroon & Co. normally don't include game-specific T-shirts.But this isn't a normal game for the Mississippi State clothing store. It's Florida coach Dan Mullen's return to the program he led for nine season...
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Dan Mullen, a frozen custard shop and ďThe Lateral MoveĒ

Dan Mullen, a frozen custard shop and ďThe Lateral MoveĒ

STARKVILLE, Miss. — If nothing else, Florida coach Dan Mullen's return to Mississippi State is boosting the local economy.One clothing store sold out of Dan Who? T-shirts. And business has been booming at a frozen custard shop with a Mulle...
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A Starkville store ordered 500 Dan Who? shirts. It sold out in a week.

A Starkville store ordered 500 Dan Who? shirts. It sold out in a week.

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Local clothing store Maroon & Co. doesn't normally sell game-specific T-shirts.But Saturday's game isn't a normal game. It's Florida coach Dan Mullen's return to Mississippi State. On his spring speaking tour, he said i...
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College football viewing guide, Heisman watch and more

College football viewing guide, Heisman watch and more

Viewing guideLamest time window: 3:30. It's the only big slot without a top-25 matchup, so take a mid-afternoon break.Noon: First one to 50 wins when No. 25 Texas Tech hosts No. 12 West Virginia.3:30: Either Florida State or Louisville can start gett...
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Dan who? Mullenís name didnít come up at Mississippi State coachís radio show

Dan who? Mullenís name didnít come up at Mississippi State coachís radio show

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Not long after Mississippi State coach Joe Moorhead's weekly radio show kicked off Thursday night at The Veranda bar and restaurant, host Neil Price tiptoed toward the biggest story in the SEC this week.There will be a ...
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Ex-Gators running back Adarius Lemons jailed on domestic battery complaint

Ex-Gators running back Adarius Lemons jailed on domestic battery complaint

Former Florida Gators and Clearwater High running back Adarius Lemons was in the Alachua County Jail on Thursday morning on a felony complaint of domestic battery stemming from a fight with his longtime girlfriend.Lemons, 21, and Ronisha McLeod were ...
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Clemsonís Kelly Bryant becomes biggest four-game transfer so far

Clemsonís Kelly Bryant becomes biggest four-game transfer so far

When Richard Kovalcheck became the first quarterback to exploit the NCAA's graduate transfer rule a dozen years ago, he knew others would follow."It was just a matter of time before that caught on," Kovalcheck told the Tampa Bay Times in 2015.It did....
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