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Chomping at Bits: Gators lose DE Jordan Sherit for the year; injury updates

Florida limps into the second half of the season.

NCAA Football: Texas A&M at Florida Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

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Gators injury list continues to grow: Jordan Sherit will sadly be out for the rest of the season. The senior defensive end underwent hip surgery earlier this week. Numerous other Gators appear on the injury report as well. Against Texas A&M, the injuries coupled with the suspensions left Florida without more than 20 percent of their roster. (Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun; Edgar Thompson, Orlando Sentinel)

UF men’s basketball picked to finish second in SEC: Kentucky was selected as the first place pick by the media. KeVaughn Allen was also named to the preseason All-SEC Team. (Andrew Kovar, Florida Gators; Kevin Brockway, Gainesville Sun)

Feleipe Franks fields questions about offense: Florida’s QB defended his coaches and is focusing on improving his play. (Ryan Young, SEC Country)

On Florida’s backcourt tandem: Texas A&M coach Billy Kennedy says Chris Chiozza and KeVaughn Allen will form one of the toughest backcourts in the country. (Kevin Brockway, Gainesville Sun)

UF offers update on James Robinson: The freshman wide receiver’s test results won’t be available until November. Robinson has not been cleared to practice due to an unspecified heart condition. (Jordan McPherson, SEC Country)

Gator soccer faces Kentucky: Florida hosts the Wildcats in Daytona Beach at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University today at 5:00 p.m. The Gators are relocating due to Richard Spencer’s speaking event on campus. (Mary Howard, Florida Gators)

Florida has Gatorade Fuel Truck: It’s a mobile version of the Gatorade Fuel Bar that Florida’s sports nutrition staff utilizes. (Daniel Apple, Florida Gators)

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