Urban Meyer

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    September 6, 2013

    18 Reasons Why Gators Fans Are the Worst

    Ah. Gators fans. They smell. They're loud. They drink cheap beer. They love to wear jorts. They love mullets. And they're set to invade Sun Life Stadium for the big showdown with the Hurricanes on Saturday afternoon like an orange STD, infecting every crevice of South Florida like a horde of tooth ... More >>

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    January 13, 2010

    South Florida Football Stars Committed to Lane Kiffin; He Just Didn't Commit to Them

    Flickr: National Collegiate Scouting AssociationKiffin​With University of Tennessee head coach Lane Kiffin accepting the same job at USC, it looks like the only memory that some local football players will have of the coach is a pending NCAA investigation. Though former Volunteer and Pahokee nativ ... More >>

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    December 11, 2009

    UPDATE: Pahokee's Nu'Keese Richardson Part of Tennessee Investigation

    Nu'Keese Richardson, during his short stint in Tennessee​UPDATE: A University of Tennessee sports web site is reporting that Richardson says he is not participating in the NCAA investigation of the school's recruiting practices. He's quoted saying: "I'm not involved in that." These are Richardson' ... More >>

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    October 10, 2009

    In Honor of Tim Tebow: 10 Great Football Careers Ended By Concussions No pressure, Tim, it's only your brain. ​Though the University of Florida and coach Urban Meyer have been nothing but careful with their words, I don't think there was ever really a doubt that Tim Tebow would play in tonight's big game against LSU. This, just two weeks rem ... More >>

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    August 4, 2009

    Billboard Top 5: The Football Stars Who Inspired Region's Creepiest Advertisement

    National Collegiate Scouting AssociationLane Kiffin wants South Florida's 17-year-old boys.​South Florida football players are a weird obsession for University of Tennessee Coach Lane Kiffin. In the last recruiting campaign, he sparked controversy -- then the kind of back-pedaling you'd prize in a ... More >>

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    February 6, 2009

    SEC Coaches Engage in Old Fashioned Cat Fight Over Local Recruit

    So first Nu'Keese Richardson said he would play for Urban Meyer at the University of Florida. Then on national signing day the speed-demon wide receiver from Pahokee decided he would rather play for University of Tennessee coach Lane Kiffin (a UF rival). Then at a press conference yesterda ... More >>

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    January 1, 2009

    Reel in the Big Game

    Cinema Paradiso brings the BCS Championship to the big screen

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    December 18, 2007
  • News

    June 21, 2007

    Gang Tackled

    Football star Jarvis Hicks couldn't resist the undertow of gang violence

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    January 19, 2007

    He's Our Guy Now

    So the Palm Beach Post, Sun-Sentinel and Miami Herald are all reporting that Wa-Hi went with Cam Cameron, the offensive coordinator of the San Diego Chargers, to be the next coach of the Miami Dolphins. All that's left is signing the contract and putting on a show for the press monkeys. Here's my t ... More >>

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    January 16, 2007

    With Hizzy, We're All Riding Coach

    Let's see what's happening on Wa-Hi's search for a coach for the Dolphins. Let's see, Armando Salguero says in the Herald it's pretty much down to a choice between Jim Mora and Chan Gailey. Harvey Fialkov says in the Sun-Sentinel that it's pretty much down to Mora and Gailey. And Greg A. Bedard says ... More >>

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    January 10, 2007

    Raid Gainesville

    A special thanks goes out to Miami Herald sportswriter Armando Salguerro, who brought up the burning question that I've been asking about the search for the new Dolphins coach: What about Urban Meyer? Unfortunately the answer came under a subhed titled "Who's Out." "University of Florida coach ... More >>

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    January 9, 2007

    Post Wins Pulp Headline Competition

    The Sun-Sentinel went with the bland: "Champions." The Miami Herald chose the rather obnoxious: "Gator Nation." And the winner of the big fat snappy headline for the University of Florida's win last night to take the national championship comes from the Palm Beach Post: "Gator Raid." Clever, esp ... More >>

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    January 5, 2007

    Go Gators

    This Sight Still Makes Me Cringe Yeah, I never thought I'd write those words, but I'm feeling it right now for Monday's matchup against Ohio State. Don't get me wrong, I totally understand the Gator haters that David Fleshler wrote about in the Sun-Sentinel this morning (which includes some great ... More >>