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2016 Schedule
4-7, 5th in SEC - East

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

Florida and USF have agreed to play a three-game football series beginning in 2022. The Bulls will travel to Gainesville in 2022 and will host the Gators in Tampa for the first time ever on Sept. 9, 2023. The Bulls will return to Gainesville on Sept. 6, 2025. These two have met only one other time, with Florida winning 38-14 in Gainesville in 2010.

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9dMark Schlabach

Former longtime SEC commish Slive dies at 77

Former SEC commissioner Mike Slive, who led the league to unprecedented success both on and off the field and managed its growth from a regional conference to national giant during his 13-year tenure, died Wednesday at age 77.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Rookie CB Duke Dawson says his family stressed a strong work ethic.

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18d

DC Grantham to pull in record pay for Gators

The Gators gave defensive coordinator Todd Grantham a three-year deal worth $4.47 million, making him the highest-paid assistant in school history.

Swinney pranks Mullen with exploding golf ball (0:53)
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25d

Checking in on first-year head coaches

Now that they have made it through their first spring practice season, here's what we know and don't know about programs breaking in new head coaches.

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28dPat McManamon

Browns select troubled WR Callaway in 4th

Wide receiver Antonio Callaway, who tested positive for marijuana at the combine and who was suspended by the Gators last season, was drafted by the Browns.

Mullen excited for new challenge at Florida (5:38)
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37dEdward Aschoff

Source: UF's Jefferson has shoulder surgery

Florida defensive leader Cece Jefferson underwent shoulder surgery this week, and he isn't expected to return until some point during the Gators' fall camp in August, a source said.

Florida's quarterbacks display potential and confidence (1:42)
Florida QB scampers for 60-yard TD (0:33)

Tom Hart ESPN College Football 

Former Gator James Bates uses his art to set the mood for the Orange and Blue game, today at 3 on @secnetwork.

Mullen embracing life as Gators head coach (3:59)
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64d

Gators increase facility spending, add ballpark

Florida has significantly revised plans to upgrade several on-campus facilities, which will now include a new baseball stadium across campus and a more expansive building to house the all-important, revenue-generating football program.

Who will emerge as the top new coach in the SEC? (2:04)
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94dMark Schlabach

Gators' Mullen, AD Stricklin added to lawsuit

Attorneys for a Mississippi-based clothing store that sued two Mississippi State players for defamation and conspiracy added former Bulldogs coach Dan Mullen, former MSU athletics director Scott Stricklin, the NCAA and an investigator as defendants.