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  1. Death of former Gators football player Chris Johnson ruled a suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Chris Johnson played two seasons for the Gators before transferring after the 2012 season. Johnson died Friday night at age 22. Chris Johnson played two seasons for the Gators before transferring after the 2012 season.

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  2. Former Florida Gators football player Chris Johnson, 22, commits suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Alabama Live

    Chris Johnson 's death was caused by a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to the Allegheny County medical examiner's office in Pittsburgh. He was 22. The Ocala, Florida native spent the 2011 and 2012 seasons in Gainesville, where he originally played safety before moving to linebacker and ultimately running back.

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  3. Hot Reads: Florida's new Nike deal, spring practice start date set, returning depthRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Alligator Army

    When, in the course of Internet events, a single post about Florida football stands in for what could've been several posts split up, that post shall be called Hot Reads. Florida's had a long-standing relationship with Nike, one that dates back to the 20th century.

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  4. Gerald Christian: 2015 NFL Draft Tight End Sleeper?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NFLMocks

    Sep 27, 2014; Louisville, KY, USA; Louisville Cardinals tight end Gerald Christian runs the ball against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons during the second half at Papa John Everybody loves a good NFL Draft sleeper, especially on the offensive side of the ball. This year, Louisville TE Gerald Christian could be the prospect that opens eyes in his first few years on an NFL roster.

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  5. 2015 NFL Combine: Dante Fowler stands out among nine Gators in attendanceRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WDBO-AM Orlando

    Every late February we gather 'round our televisions screens once again, as we're used to doing during football season, to gape in awe of insanely athletic human beings doing insanely athletic things in Indianapolis for the NFL Scouting Combine. I know some people aren't a fan; those who aren't usually just tell me these drills and events have little correlation to how each prospect will ultimately turn out.

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  6. Combine Notebook: Trail Blazing His Way Into The NFLRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Miami Dolphins

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  7. Ex-Gator Gerald Christian once hoped to join Nick O'Leary at FSURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Palm Beach Post

    Like many, former Dwyer High tight end Gerald Christian is soaking up the idea that three of the tight ends at the NFL Combine are from Palm Beach County. Christian was a high school teammate of Nick O'Leary and played against Glades Central alum Clive Walford, but what Christian revealed Thursday afternoon was that at one point, he was angling to be a college teammate of O'Leary's as well.

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  8. Rise and shine, Caleb Sturgis tells Florida Gators punter Kyle ChristyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Palm Beach Post

    Punter Kyle Christy #41 of the Florida Gators kicks during the Orange and Blue spring football game April 9, 2011 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, Florida. Is there such a thing as home-field advantage and familiarity at the NFL Combine? University of Florida punter Kyle Christy hopes so.

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  9. Midweek Musing: Time is on the Gators' side, so Florida fans should be patient with Jim McElwainRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Alligator Army

    Remember Fallen ? The Denzel movie? The one in which Denzel faces off with a demon singing "Time Is on My Side" by the Rolling Stones? For whatever reason, it seemed - to me - that Will Muschamp wasn't given the time he needed. And before any of you get all defensive, mad, or sad, just hear me out.

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  10. Gator Report Dante Fowler, Jr., eight other Gators hope to make impression at NFL CombineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | St. Petersburg Times

    The NFL Combine begins today with multiple Gators participating in the event hoping to impress NFL scouts and executives. More than 300 prospects will compete at the combine, which runs through Feb. 23. Former Gator DE Dante Fowler, Jr. is the biggest name among the Florida contingent.

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  11. Former Gator star Dante Fowler Jr. heads to NFL Scouting Combine with top-10 buzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Former UF defensive star Dante Fowler Jr. heads to this week's NFL Scouting Combine looking to add to his considerable predraft buzz. Fowler is projected in mock drafts to go as high as No.

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  12. Fitch Promoted to Offensive Coordinator; Football Hires White as WR CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Boston College Eagles

    Todd Fitch was promoted to offensive coordinator, Boston College head coach Steve Addazio announced on Tuesday. Along with the promotion, he will also coach the BC quarterbacks.

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  13. Redskins Claim Offensive Tackle Xavier Nixon off WaiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Hail to the Redskins

    According to the NFL's daily transaction report the Washington Redskins have claimed offensive tackle Xavier Nixon off of waivers. Nixon, a 6-6, 330-pound offensive tackle, spent the last two seasons with the Indianapolis Colts, he played in a total of eight games while starting two.

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  14. Miami Dolphins linebacker Jelani Jenkins hits the books this offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Erie Times News

    Jenkins, the Dolphins" ascendant linebacker, is spending his second NFL offseason hitting the books instead of a blocking sled, tackling advanced classes such as biomechanics and sports nutrition. Jenkins is working to finish his degree at the University of Florida, where he spent parts of four years before declaring for the NFL Draft.

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  15. Miami Dolphinsa Jelani Jenkins hits the books a " not tackling sled a " this offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Miami Herald

    Jenkins, the Dolphins' ascendant linebacker, is spending his second NFL offseason hitting the books instead of a blocking sled, tackling advanced classes such as biomechanics and sports nutrition. Jenkins is working to finish his degree at the University of Florida, where he spent parts of four years before declaring for the NFL Draft.

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  16. Every SEC Team's Biggest Question Mark Headed into 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | BleacherReport

    National signing day just wrapped up, but before you know it the pads will be popping and spring practices will be underway around the SEC. When they do, every team in the conference will have plenty of questions to answer this spring in order to reserve fall camp for fine-tuning rather than scrambling for answers.

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  17. Murphy, Kavalec Earn All-ACC Academic HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Boston College Eagles

    Two members of the Boston College football team - recent graduate Tyler Murphy and sophomore Keven Kavalec - earned 2014 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Football Team honors, the league announced on Wednesday. To be eligible for consideration for the team, a student-athlete must have earned a 3.00 grade point average for the previous semester and maintained a 3.00 cumulative average during his academic career.

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  18. Andre Debose not invited to NFL Scouting CombineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Andre Debose did not come close to meeting the immense expectations placed on him when he signed with the Florida Gators. One thing Debose did at UF was return kickoffs and punts like few players had before him.

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  19. Miami Dolphins News You May Have Missed 02/06/2015Read the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | The Phinsider

    FOX Sports After just one month on the job with the University of Florida, defensive line coach Terrell Williams is returning to the NFL with the Miami Dolphins in the same capacity. What They're Saying: National Views On Tannehill " The Finsiders - Miami Dolphins Ryan Tannehill 's record-breaking season launched the Dolphins 3rd year quarterback into the upper echelon of NFL quarterbacks.

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  20. Top 25 grade for McElwain's first Florida recruiting classRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Tampa Bay Online

    McElwain closed signing day strong Wednesday, adding seven recruits who turned a class that had been ranked near triple digits into one widely graded in the top 25. "We weren't the only ones in the country in that situation," McElwain said. "I know this: Our guys worked in overtime getting to as many places as we could.

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