College football's "perfect biosphere"? I know this piece made a lot of people happy this week, because I saw it shared a few places by friends before I got to comment on it, but it's really facile analysis that posits weather as the most important part of building a football program, doesn't discuss revenue, barely mentions Bull Gators, and doesn't even mention Jeremy Foley. The WSJ's Sports section is improving by leaps and bounds (disclosure: I Internet-know and like many people who have written and write for it), but this was a bad misfire. (Rachel Bachman, The Wall Street Journal)
Missouri's 1966 Sugar Bowl win needs avenging: As if the Gators needed more motivation this weekend. (Edgar Thompson, Orlando Sentinel)
Scouting Florida's depth chart: I just imagine Bill gulping a lot at every section of this except wide receiver and offensive line. (Bill Connelly, Rock M Nation)
Florida lacrosse's 2013 schedule released: Headlining games: A rematch of the NCAA Tournament semifinal with Syracuse in Miami, and a home finale against Northwestern. (GatorZone)
Marcell Harris sets a date: November 16. He's probably putting on a blue hat. (Bud Elliott, SB Nation)
Robert Nkemdiche gives out troll bait like candy: There is a negative infinity chance that Nkemdiche comes to Florida, but the Gators got mentioned, and so the AJC's brutally trolly recruiting coverage gets another series of links. (Michael Carvell, Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
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