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No. 25 Florida rules out WR Worton for opener vs UMass

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — No. 25 Florida has ruled out receiver C.J. Worton for its season opener Saturday against UMass.

Coach Jim McElwain said Wednesday that Worton, who is being counted on to be a significant part of the receiving corps, won’t be available because of a high ankle sprain. 93 more words

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This shows how important punters are. This coach didn't even know his own punter's name

Jim McElwain seems like a nice enough guy and he’s stood up for his players before so the kids have to like him too. However, there might be a specific group of guys who are not fans of the coach considering they never got proper names. 93 more words


Jim McElwain confirms suspended players for season opener

Florida had some bad luck and bad decisions made by players this offseason. The bad luck has been injuries to guys like receiver Kalif Jackson (foot), offensive guard Antonio Riles (torn ACL) and defensive backs Quincy Lenton (broken foot) and C.J. 165 more words


Florida player, cleared of sex assault, allowed to play in opener vs. UMass

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida receiver Antonio Callaway, suspended much of the spring semester because a fellow student said he sexually assaulted her, has been cleared to play in the opener against UMass. 276 more words

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Florida gets unexpected boost for season opener as one player is no longer suspended

Florida fans have had a rough summer with tons of suspensions being handed down and the team not getting picked by anyone to win the SEC East. 221 more words


Florida's Massey expects to cause 'headache' for defenses

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Dre Massey is Florida’s most versatile player, capable of lining up at receiver, running back, quarterback, returner and punter. Yes, punter. 619 more words

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Florida players return from weeklong suspensions

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida cornerback Jalen Tabor and tight end C’yontai Lewis have rejoined the team after a weeklong suspension.

Coach Jim McElwain suspended both players for fighting in practice, saying neither will play in No. 389 more words

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