A game as close as Saturday comes down to a few key plays. The money downs swung away from the Gators’ favor in their 31-29 loss to the top-ranked Crimson Tide.
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With Alabama on the horizon, the Gators’ quarterbacks remain a contentious topic amongst the Florida fanbase.
“We’re really just taking it one week at a time,” defensive lineman Zachary Carter said during media Tuesday.
After a year of social distancing, cancelled tailgates and half-capacity crowds, Gator fans from far and wide packed the Swamp on Saturday for the first game of the season against the FAU Owls.
“We’re not going to be a bend but don’t break style. We’re going to challenge people,” defensive coordinator Todd Grantham told media Monday evening about his unit’s attitude.
The Gators take the field for the first time in 2021 on Saturday night as @ryan_dhaley previews what to expect in Florida’s season opener.
Brandi McElvain Fisher didn’t fret about cheering alongside 90,000 fans at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium three months ago. Now, she has a few doubts.
With the 2021 season right around the corner, our Florida football writers dive into the new season and share their thoughts about what may lie ahead.