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Florida linemen Jawaan Taylor and Jabari Zuniga named to Freshman All-SEC Team: This is the second consecutive year that Florida’s selections to the Freshman All-SEC Team were an offensive lineman and a defensive lineman. Martez Ivey and CeCe Jefferson received the nods last year. (Layne Weitzel, Florida Gators; Matt Jennings, SEC Country)
Congrats to our two guys on the SEC All-Freshman Team!! #Gators— Gators Football (@GatorsFB) December 8, 2016
(cc: @jawaan_taylor74 @JabariZuniga) pic.twitter.com/jg58w12XdV
Gators make AP All-SEC Team: Florida’s only player on the first-team is Teez Tabor. Martez Ivey, Caleb Brantley, Quincy Wilson, Marcus Maye, and Johnny Townsend were all named to the second team. (Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun; Connor Smolensky, SEC Country)
Steve Spurrier receives 2016 Contributions to College Football Award: The award is presented to an individual who has made exceptional contributions to the game. (Chris Harry, Florida Gators)
Honored to present @SteveSpurrierUF w/ Contributions to CFB Award tonight for his lifetime impact on me & so many. Thanks HBC. #CFBAwards pic.twitter.com/IPw8ufLHFe— Danny Wuerffel (@DannyWuerffel) December 9, 2016
During the college football awards last night, a speed painter painted a portrait of Steve Spurrier live for three minutes:
Nick Saban watching speed painting at College Football Awards. Caption this. pic.twitter.com/pPqqlNjhVW— Brandon Marcello (@bmarcello) December 9, 2016
Cross between Steve Spurrier and the FSU logo for some reason … pic.twitter.com/aShbTfkSsw— Only Gators .com (@onlygators) December 9, 2016
Spurrier liked the painting, but noted that he mostly wore white visors and not orange ones.
Florida women’s basketball falls to FSU: The No. 7 Seminoles took down the No. 23 Gators with an 83-58 score. (Florida Gators)
UF football recruiting: Q&A on Zachary Carter, Jarrett Stidham, Adarius Lemons, DT recruiting, and keeping up with Alabama. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)
Iowa, Kirk Ferentz readying for fifth trip to Outback Bowl: Ferentz discussed his program building at Iowa and the officiating in Florida’s last win over the Hawkeyes in Tampa. (Graham Hall, Gainesville Sun)
Singed, sealed, delivered! @CoachMcElwain & @GatorsFB are set to tangle w/ Coach Ferentz and @HawkeyeFootball in the 31st @outbackbowl! pic.twitter.com/HY1Q4rDlJQ— Tampa Bay Sports (@SportsTampaBay) December 9, 2016
Happy Friday y’all. Please enjoy this photo of Jim McElwain with individuals dressed as a coconut shrimp and a bloomin’ onion:
I love bowl season. #GoGators @outbackbowl @CoachMcElwain pic.twitter.com/2oMXi8VAU2— Scott Stricklin (@ScottStricklin) December 8, 2016
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