Florida Gators

UGA’s Rashada suing UF’s Napier, booster over NIL saga

Georgia transfer quarterback Jaden Rashada has filed a federal lawsuit against Florida head coach Billy Napier, top booster Hugh Hathcock and ex-staffer Marcus Castro-Walker over a botched name, image and likeness deal. The lawsuit, which was filed this morning in Pensacola, alleges that Napier, Hathcock and others fraudulently persuaded Rashada to sign with Florida with UGA’s Rashada suing UF’s Napier, booster over NIL saga

DraftKings posts lines for Florida Gators vs. Boise St. or Colorado

For the most part, Florida (24-11 straight up, 16-18-1 against the spread) didn’t get a fair shake from the Selection Committee. Todd Golden’s team shouldn’t be a #7 seed. The Gators have twice as many Quad-1 wins than fifth-seeded Gonzaga, two more Quad-1 wins than fifth-seeded San Diego St. and one more Quad-1 win than DraftKings posts lines for Florida Gators vs. Boise St. or Colorado

SEC Showdown: Alabama at Florida

Published on Monday, 3/4/24, at 7:20 p.m. Eastern. Updated on Tuesday, 3/5/24, at 7:15 a.m. Eastern. Florida (20-9 straight up, 13-15-1 against the spread) will be looking for revenge tonight when it plays host to Alabama at 7:00 p.m. Eastern on ESPN. FanDuel opened Alabama (20-9 SU, 16-12-1 ATS) as a 1.5-point road favorite at SEC Showdown: Alabama at Florida

Edwards: Saturday’s SEC Slate

FanDuel currently has Tennessee as the -115 ‘chalk’ to win the SEC’s regular-season championship. Alabama, which hosts the Volunteers Saturday night at Coleman Coliseum, has -105 odds. South Carolina is one game back of both teams and has a 20/1 number. Kentucky has 110/1 odds, followed by Florida and Auburn, who are both 140/1 longshots. Edwards: Saturday’s SEC Slate

LSU’s Daniels ‘probable’ vs. UF, but RB Diggs ‘doubtful’

LSU (6-3 straight up, 5-4 against the spread) star senior quarterback Jayden Daniels has been upgraded to ‘probable’ and is expected to start in Saturday night’s home game vs. Florida. It wasn’t all good news from Brian Kelly on Thursday night, though, as he shared that RB Logan Diggs has been downgraded to ‘doubtful.’ Both LSU’s Daniels ‘probable’ vs. UF, but RB Diggs ‘doubtful’

UF’s leading rusher & 3 other starters ‘questionable’ vs Vandy

When Florida (3-2 straight up, 1-4 against the spread) released its depth chart today for Saturday’s home game vs. Vanderbilt, four starters, including star running back Trevor Etienne, were listed as ‘questionable.’ As of Wednesday night, most books had the Gators installed as 18 or 18.5-point favorites. Etienne is UF’s leading rusher with 358 rushing UF’s leading rusher & 3 other starters ‘questionable’ vs Vandy

Week 2 Primer

For the first time since 2007-08 during the Mark Mangino Era in Lawrence, Kansas is looking to go bowling in back-to-back seasons this year. Meanwhile, Illinois is hoping for a second straight bowl bid for the first time since 2010-11. As of Friday afternoon, most books had the Jayhawks listed as a 3.5-point home favorites Week 2 Primer

Thursday’s Week 1 Tips

Published on Tuesday, 8/29/23, at 7:19 p.m. Eastern. Updated on Thursday, 8/31/23, at 5:15 p.m. Eastern. Week 1 will start Thursday night with four games that feature at least one program from each Power-Five conference in action. Let’s take a quick look at all four matchups. **Kent St. at Central Florida** -As of Tuesday, most Thursday’s Week 1 Tips

UF lands 7 commitments in 3 days, but there are still questions galore about Billy Napier

Since Florida’s failed two-point conversion late in the fourth quarter of a 31-29 home loss to top-ranked Alabama in mid-September of the 2021 season, not much has gone right for the Gators. On that play, one player lined up wrong and another went the wrong way. From there, Dan Mullen’s tenure at UF went the UF lands 7 commitments in 3 days, but there are still questions galore about Billy Napier