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Chomping at Bits: Pair of Jordans come up big for the Gators against South Carolina

On offense, Jordan Cronkrite scored twice, and on defense Jordan Sherit made timely plays, to help the Gators defeat the Gamecocks 24-14.

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Jordan Cronkrite and Jordan Sherit come up big for Gators against South Carolina: Freshman tailback Cronkrite scored Florida's first two touchdowns, including one in which he essentially took the ball away from South Carolina defensive back Chris Lammons. (Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun) Defensive end Sherit, playing only in the second half due to his targeting suspension from the Vanderbilt game, recorded 3 tackles and 1.5 sacks just in the third quarter. (Pat Dooley, Gainesville SunJordan McPherson, Orlando Sentinel)

Jim McElwain and Florida are figuring out ways to win: McElwain and the coaching staff work to figure out the best opportunities for the Gators to win with the players that they have. (Graham Hack, Independent Florida AlligatorJesse Simonton, Miami Herald)

You aren't alone in being surprised at the Gators' success this season: Turns out many on the team itself did not think that they would be in a position to contend for the playoffs this year. (Edgar Thompson, Orlando Sentinel)

Turnovers are a problem for Mike White's Gators: During their exhibition game Florida basketball coughed up 23 turnovers, and had another 19 in their season opener against Navy. (Chris Harry, GatorZone)

Johnny Townsend named Ray Guy Award Semifinalist: The Ray Guy Award is presented to college football's best punter. (GatorZone)

Florida opens as 31 point favorite over FAU: The Owls only have two wins this season. (Chris Kirschner, SEC Country)

Florida Gators Football Trivia:
A) Which Gator is the career leader in pass break ups? How many did he have?

B) Which Gator is the career leader in tackles for loss? How many did he have?

C) Which Gator had the most forced fumbles as a freshman? How many did he have?

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