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Chomping At Bits: UF Student Dies After Apparent Suicide At Ben Hill Griffin Stadium


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Student dies at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium after apparent suicide: Rest in peace, Michael Edmonds, and may your family and friends find peace with you. (Chad Smith, The Gainesville Sun / Tyler Jett, The Independent Florida Alligator)

No matter how dark it gets in your life, there are resources you can turn to if you feel the urge to take your own life. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is 1-800-273-TALK (8255), a further compilation of resources is available here, and UF's U Matter program is available at 352-294-CARE (2273).

We'll have more on Edmonds' passing later today.

Remembering Dwayne Schintzius: The big man passed away Sunday afternoon. (JC De La Torre, SB Nation Tampa Bay / Scott Carter, Carter's Corner | GatorZone / Scott Carter, Carter's Corner | GatorZone)

Terron Sanders defends Urban Meyer: Some people still like Urbs, which should not be surprising. (Terron Sanders, Gator Tailgating)

Former Florida assistant Richard Pitino hired at FIU: There are seven Billy Donovan assistants serving as head coaches in Division I. (Rachel George, Swamp Things | Orlando Sentinel)

Synthetic marijuana on the rise: Let's just say I'm linking this because I bet we'll need to know about it at some point. (Fred Hiers, The Gainesville Sun)

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