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2017 Schedule
4-7, 5th in SEC - East
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DT Bryan leaving Gators to enter NFL draft

Florida defensive tackle Taven Bryan has decided to forgo his senior year and enter the NFL draft. He is the No. 9 defensive tackle prospect in Mel Kiper's 2018 positional rankings.


Florida hires Houston OC/QBs coach as assistant

Florida coach Dan Mullen is reuniting with his former quarterbacks coach. Mullen on Sunday announced the hiring of Houston offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Brian Johnson as an offensive assistant.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Florida hires Houston offensive coordinator Brian Johnson as an offensive assistant. He reunites with Dan Mullen. Johnson spent three seasons as Mullen's quarterbacks coach at Mississippi State, where he worked with Dak Prescott.

Chris Low ESPN Senior Staff Writer 

With the latest wave of coaching changes complete in the SEC, that means the rest of the league has now had 43 different head coaches since Nick Saban was hired at Alabama in 2007. All but Georgia, LSU, Missouri and South Carolina have had three different head coaches since Saban arrived. Arkansas and Tennessee lead the way, each with five different head coaches.

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Heart condition halts Robinson's Florida career

Florida announced Friday that freshman receiver James Robinson, one of the state's top recruits last February, will not be medically cleared to return because of a heart condition. Florida did not provide details about Robinson's diagnosis.

Tebow reflects on 10th anniversary of Heisman win (2:40)
Tebow's historic Heisman victory (0:37)
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Grading the college football coaching hires so far

Every coaching hire is trumpeted as a home run when it's first made. But which ones actually deserve that praise? From Chip Kelly to Herm Edwards, we break it down.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Florida AD Scott Stricklin just gave a strong defense and endorsement of former Tennessee AD John Currie: "What happened to John is beyond unfortunate. It's a tragedy. ... We all feel like we could wake up any day and there could be some force working against us that could run things off the tracks." Stricklin said Currie is among the most respected ADs in the business.

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

Jumpman is heading to Gainesville. The University of Florida announced on Wednesday that the school is adopting the Jordan Brand for its athletic uniforms and gear. Florida is just the fourth college football program to represent Jordan and the first SEC school to do it. "I was excited to hear that the Florida football program was partnering with the Jordan brand," new head coach Dan Mullen said. "I know our players and staff will be pumped up for the new swag and I can't wait to wear my new AJ1 FlyKnits."

William Weinbaum ESPN 

New College HoF inductees Bob Crable (ND), Marshall Faulk (SDSU), Kirk Gibson (MSU), Matt Leinart (USC), Peyton Manning (Tenn), Bob McKay (Texas), Dat Nguyen (Tex A&M), Adrian Peterson (Ga. S.), Mike Ruth (BC), Brian Urlacher (UNM) & Coaches Danny Ford (Clem/Ark), Larry Kehres (Mt. Union) & Steve Spurrier (Duke/Fla./S. Car) Tue. in NY.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

The College Football Hall of Fame class of 2017.


Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

The Head Ball Coach, Steve Spurrier, attributes so much of his success to getting Duke's program on track before going to Florida, where he inherited a "loaded" team. Spurrier is entering the College Football Hall of Fame.

From Georgia Dome to Mercedes-Benz Stadium (1:51)
Mullen: 'I'm where I want to be' (3:38)
SEC Coaching Carousel (2:50)
Mullen is excited to be back in Gainesville (1:34)
Spurrier thinks Mullen is 'right guy' for UF (2:44)

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

Dan Mullen landed his first commitment as Florida head coach Wednesday night when offensive lineman Chris Bleich announce his commitment. Bleich, a four-star from Pennsylvania, flipped his decision from UCLA to the Gators after previously being committed to Penn State and decommitting from the Nittany Lions in April.

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Mullen On Return To Gainesville, Expectations

Florida coach Dan Mullen talks to Kirk Herbstreit and Ian Fitzsimmons about his return to the Gators, the immediate expectations for the program and much more.

Mullen's first day on the job (1:49)

Team Stats

Passing Yards179.5101st
Rushing Yards156.479th
Points For22.3113th
Points Against27.372nd