Florida HC Jim McElwain told the SEC Network's Paul Finebaum, "I’m of the belief that this team’s record has already been shaped based on what they did from the day we got back from our bowl game a year ago."
Three of the top candidates within Florida who might have had a chance at replacing departing AD Jeremy Foley withdrew their names from consideration.
Florida appointed an eight-person search committee to help find its next athletic director.
Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley announced his retirement, effective October 1.
Florida AD Jeremy Foley indicated that a renewal of the Florida-Miami rivalry is unlikely.
Florida gave HC Jim McElwain a $750,000 raise for winning the SEC East in 2015.
Florida HC Jim McElwain told ESPN that recruiting in the SEC is "a different world."
Florida HC Jim McElwain said of his first recruiting class with the Gators, "I kind of like how we’ve got something from a lot of the areas as far as within the state and not just focused on one central area."
Florida and Georgia are expected to sign a contract extension with Jacksonville to continue their rivalry in the city, The Athens Banner-Herald reports.
In Saturday's SEC Championship Game loss to Alabama, Florida failed to convert a third-down for the first time since 1999.
Florida is holding open tryouts for the kicker position.
Florida and Miami are working on a deal to renew their rivalry beginning in 2019.
Florida HC Jim McElwain was hired "to turn Florida’s sputtering offense back into the well-oiled machine it used to be under Meyer and Steve Spurrier," notes the Sport Quotient.
Jim McElwain has agreed to be Florida's head coach after the school cleared up buyout issues with Colorado State, according to Chris Low of ESPN.