After nearly 40 years at the University of Florida, athletics director Jeremy Foley announced his retirement, effective Oct. 1, on Monday. The Associated Press first reported his resignation. “You always want to leave an organization in good shape,” Foley said in a release. “Right now, we obviously have a great group of coaches, we have had a good year and we’ve got things moving in the right direction. I just think that makes it a good time to transition.” In… Read More »
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Former Florida quarterback Tim Tebow has had success on the field, in the studio and as an author. And in October, he’ll be continuing one of these endeavors. According to the Associated Press, WaterBrook publishing will release Tebow’s “Shaken: Discovering Your True Identity in the Midst of Life’s Storms”. Tebow writing book about disappointment (and success). | https://t.co/6edi5mCdZG pic.twitter.com/MkNokTuCtr — Seth Walder (@SethWalderNYDN) May 19, 2016 According to WaterBrook, a a Christian imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, Tebow… Read More »
If Marco Rubio had it his way, former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Tim Tebow would have a statue in the U.S. Capitol building. According to the Palm Beach Post, the U.S. Capitol’s National Statuary Hall is in need of a new statue to replace Confederate General Edmund Kirby Smith as one of Florida’s two representatives. Rubio suggested on Twitter that Tebow, a two-time national champion with the Florida Gators, deserved to be enshrined. Here’s suggestion for #Florida which looking 4 help… Read More »
An eventful week for former University of Florida soccer standout Abby Wambach. It’s admirable she is dealing with this public issue head on. She has a book coming out later this year that should be an interesting read. What are your thoughts on Wambach in light of the following story by The Associated Press? Wambach admitted to once trying cocaine and smoking marijuana some 10 years ago, according to court documents connected to her arrest on a misdemeanor charge of… Read More »
Florida coach Jim McElwain meets with the media Wednesday ahead of the SEC championship game.
Florida coach Jim McElwain meets with the media following Wednesday’s practice and addresses some interesting topics.
Florida cornerback Jalen Tabor discusses Saturday’s win South Carolina and the upcoming game against Florida Atlantic.
Florida quarterback Will Grier now has shirts supporting his NCAA appeal. Grier’s father, Chad Grier, posted a picture on social media Monday sporting a ‘Free Willy’ T-shirt. Grier’s stepmother and five other women also posed with their own Free Willy shirts. The group is standing on a beach with the ocean behind them, an ode to the 1993 movie of the same name. Grier and his lawyers reportedly had a conference call Monday with the NCAA regarding his appeal. Grier… Read More »
Florida coach Jim McElwain meets with the media following Wednesday’s practice and discusses his team’s mindset after winning the SEC East title.
Florida running back Kelvin Taylor meets with the media Monday after clinching the division title over the weekend.