NEW ORLEANS -- Florida wrapped up its 2012 season with a surprisingly poor performance against Louisville in the Allstate Sugar Bowl. The Gators' defense, which had been so good all season and was the reason they were in the national championship hunt in late November, played its worst game of the season.
about 1903 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
Louisville Cardinals (10-2) vs. Florida Gators (11-1) Jan. 2, 8:30 p.m. ET, New Orleans (ESPN) Louisville take from Big East blogger Andrea Adelson: The Cardinals were the overwhelming preseason choice to win the Big East because they returned just about everybody off a team that won a share of the league title last season.
about 1935 days ago | Andrea Adelson and Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Which Florida players are making the biggest contributions on the field? GatorNation will tell you every week. It's not just a list of MVP candidates, but a compilation of the players who are making the biggest difference each week.
about 1941 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida snapped a two-game losing streak to Florida State by ripping right through the nation's top-ranked overall and rush defense. Here are the good and bad from the 37-26 victory at Doak Campbell Stadium: THREE UP Ground and pound: UF coach Will Muschamp said after the game that the coaching staff was confident the Gators would be able to run the ball on the Seminoles because "we've run it well vs.
about 1942 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
GatorNation's Michael DiRocco and NoleNation's David Hale break down Saturday's Florida-Florida State game in Tallahassee, Fla.: UF offense vs. FSU defense Florida: The Gators have really struggled to move the ball during the second half of the season, especially through the air.
about 1948 days ago | Michael DiRocco and David Hale | Florida State Seminoles
The SEC has six players on the 2012 preseason watch list for the Lou Groza Award, which is presented annually to the nation's most outstanding kicker. Here are the six SEC players who made the Groza watch list: Drew Alleman, Sr.