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RB Jones, healthy Gators see better times ahead

RB Jones, healthy Gators see better times ahead

Former Armwood star Matt Jones is healthy now and eager to prove last year was a fluke — for himself and Florida.
Published: 08/19/14
FSU ranked No. 1 in preseason AP poll

FSU ranked No. 1 in preseason AP poll

Finish No. 1. Start No. 1. Even Bobby Bowden’s best Florida State teams never did that.
Published: 08/17/14
Updated: 08/18/14

FSU WR Isaiah Jones academically ineligible

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida State wide receiver Isaiah Jones has been declared academically ineligible.
Published: 08/16/14

UCF football death case going to Florida Supreme Court

ORLANDO — The legal fight between the University of Central Florida and the family of a football player who collapsed and died following conditioning drills is headed for Florida’s highest court.
Published: 08/14/14
SEC Network debuts today to hype, ushers in a new era

SEC Network debuts today to hype, ushers in a new era

UF was among the few schools that already had substantial video departments because of previous investments. Other SEC schools had to spend significantly to prepare for the network's debut.
Published: 08/14/14
Tebow returning to UF for SEC Network debut

Tebow returning to UF for SEC Network debut

GAINESVILLE — Tebowmania returns to the University of Florida ... if only for a few hours on Thursday.
Published: 08/13/14
FSU’s Winston bashed as Twitter idea backfires

FSU’s Winston bashed as Twitter idea backfires

TALLAHASSEE — A Florida State social media campaign turned ugly Sunday when the university’s athletic department opened their Heisman-winning quarterback up to nationwide mockery.
Published: 08/12/14

Gators’ injury list continues to grow

GAINESVILLE — It’s not as bad as a year ago, but Florida’s injury situation is starting to build again a little bit after one week of fall practice.
Published: 08/12/14
Gators’ Hargreaves hurts knee in practice

Gators’ Hargreaves hurts knee in practice

GAINESVILLE — Florida Gators DB Vernon Hargreaves III, a third-team All-American as a freshman last season and a former Wharton High star, suffered a knee injury Thursday night during the Gators’ first open practice of the season....
Published: 08/08/14
NCAA hands five biggest conferences more power

NCAA hands five biggest conferences more power

The NCAA Board of Directors voted to approve a historic package of changes that allows the five richest football conferences — the ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12 and SEC — to unilaterally change some of the rules that have applied to all Division I schools for years.
Published: 08/08/14