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Chomping at Bits: Florida has plenty to work on during bye week

Penalties, for one.

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Gators have things to work on during bye week: Florida will have time for some players to get healthy and coaches will hit the recruiting trail. Two on the field issues that the Gators need to address are penalties and turnovers. (Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun)

Florida will not raise booster fees; offers boosters a ticket discount for 2017 LSU game: Florida boosters will have half of their ticket cost subsidized for the Gators’ game with LSU in The Swamp next season. It was also announced that booster fees will remain the same for the 2017 season. (Edgar Thompson, Orlando Sentinel; Thomas Goldkamp, 247 Sports)

Luke Del Rio says he “played terrible”: Del Rio noted that it was his responsibility to take care of the ball. Jim McElwain noticed that his quarterback was “a little off.” (Graham Hall, Gainesville Sun)

Nation’s No. 1 center recruit Cesar Ruiz enjoys Florida visit: The 4-star recruit officially visited over the weekend. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

Jim McElwain tells Eddy Pineiro story: Apparently Pineiro was excited and forgot he had to kickoff after making a 53-yard field goal on Saturday. (Ryan Young, SEC Country)

Normally I would link Monday’s press conferences here but..

Florida is only SEC East team with positive point differential in conference play: The Gators blew out Kentucky and Missouri. (Andrew Astleford, SEC Country)

Gators in the NFL - Week 6: Matt Jones led Washington in rushing with 135 yards and a touchdown this weekend. (Kelsey Bibik, Florida Gators)

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