September 25, 2017
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Florida Gators Name Feleipe Franks Starting QB Ahead Of Season Opener

Florida Gators redshirt freshman quarterback Feleipe Franks has earned the starting role ahead of Saturday’s showdown with the Michigan Wolverines, head coach Jim McElwain announced Wednesday. Feleipe Franks will become the first redshirt freshman to start a season opener at QB for the #Gators since Kerwin Bell in 1984. #GoGators …

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Florida Gators HC Jim McElwain Receives Contract Extension, Raise

The University of Florida rewarded head football coach Jim McElwain with a new six-year, $26.9 million contract that will keep him in Gainesville through the 2022 season, the school announced Friday. McElwain’s new deal is essentially a one-year extension that includes a raise in his annual salary. The university also …

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Former Notre Dame QB Malik Zaire Transferring To Florida

Former Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire is transferring to Florida. The Fighting Irish’s former starting quarterback said Saturday that he plans to head to Gainesville, and the Southeastern Conference’s newly amended graduate transfer rule will allow Zaire to immediately suit up for the Gators in 2017. “You just want to be able …

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LSU-Florida Rescheduled For Nov. 19 At Tiger Stadium

LSU and Florida have finally reached an agreement on a rescheduled date for their game that was postponed this past Saturday due to Hurricane Matthew. LSU will host the Florida Gators at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge on Nov. 19, SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey announced Thursday. “It was important for us …

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Steve Spurrier Returns To Florida Gators As Ambassador, Consultant

Florida Gators football legend Steve Spurrier is returning to Gainesville as the program’s ambassador and consultant, athletic director James Foley announced Friday. “This was really something I wanted to do and I was really searching for the right time to do it and I think it’s now,” Spurrier said, via …

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