Ryan Haley, a UF journalism senior with a sports & media specialization from Jacksonville, Florida, is Summer 2022's Engagement Managing Editor. He grew up playing a bunch of different sports before settling on golf, following Rory McIlroy and all Philadelphia sports teams. He also loves all things fiction, reading, watching shows and movies and talking about whatever current story or character is in his head.
Florida football has its new head coach — Former Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns head coach Billy Napier will become the fourth Florida head coach since 2014.
Dameon Pierce scored his 15th touchdown of 2021 Saturday, but his most electric trip to the end zone didn’t even count as Florida defeated FSU, 24-21.
Florida hasn’t defeated a Power 5 opponent since Oct. 9, and in the Gators first game post-Dan Mullen, they take their home field in search of bowl eligibility in the form of a third-straight victory over Florida State.
Florida redshirt freshman Anthony Richardson is expected to start his second career game Saturday against Florida State, per The Gainesville Sun’s Zach Abolverdi.
Florida lost its fourth one-score game of 2021 to cement worst conference record since schedule expansion in 1992. The Gators lost all four SEC road games this year.
Emory Jones vanquished some demons Saturday, but his emergence was overshadowed by Florida’s defensive inferno.