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Chomping at Bits: Florida’s Friday Night Lights reaps recruiting returns

The Gators bolstered their 2018 and 2019 classes last week.

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On Florida’s fruitful Friday Night Lights: The Gators picked up five commitments this weekend, including one from elite QB recruit Matt Corral. Florida also notched three commitments last week prior to Friday’s event. (Graham Hall, Gainesville Sun)

The Gators picked up pledges last week from:
2018 five-star QB Matt Corral (Long Beach Poly)
2018 four-star WR Ja’Marr Chase (Archbishop Rummel)
2018 four-star OL Curtis Dunlap Jr. (IMG Academy)
2018 four-star TE Kyle Pitts (Archbishop Wood)
2018 three-star TE Dante Lang (Boca Raton High)
2018 three-star S Randy Russell (Miami Carol City)
2019 DE Cameron Williams (Chaminade-Madonna)
2019 OL Wardrick Wilson (Norland)

More on new Gator QB commit Matt Corral: Corral’s commitment is a win for Florida. (Ryan Young, SEC Country; Chris Johnson, Sports Illustrated)

Florida’s wide receivers will be a strength: The Gators currently have a talented crop of athletic wideouts. (Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun)

Offensive line preview: Jim McElwain has repeatedly mentioned that he feels the offensive line will be one of the Gators’ strengths in 2017. (Jordan McPherson, SEC Country)

Caeleb Dressel sets two American records on first day of FINA World Championships: The Florida senior swimmer won gold in the 4x100m free relay. Four Gators competed at the event. (Katie Callahan, Florida Gators)

Joey Ivie motivated by sister’s memory: The former Gator is now with the Dallas Cowboys. (Jaime Dunaway, Gainesville Sun)

The 2016-17 season in pictures: Relive some of the moments from the last year in Florida athletics. (Florida Gators)

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