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Chomping at Bits: UF hosting Florida Media Day

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UF hosting Florida Media Day: Jim McElwain will hold a press conference at 2:30 p.m. to preview the 2017 season. 35 different Gators will speak to reporters from 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m., with 15 student-athletes participating in a preseason Facebook Live preview show. Doug Nussmeier and Randy Shannon will speak to the media at 4:45 p.m. (Will Pantages, Florida Gators)

Special teams position preview: The Gators have two of the nation’s best specialists in punter Johnny Townsend and kicker Eddy Piñeiro . (Chris Harry, Florida Gators; Jordan McPherson, SEC Country)

Five position battles: There will be competition for certain positions in fall camp. (Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun)

Gators unveil new Nike uniform: Florida will unveil its Nike Vapor Untouchable uniform today. Don’t get too excited though - the uniform does not look much different, the difference is in the design of the material. (Scott Carter, Florida Gators)

Jacob Copeland releasing commitment video this week: Will the four-star wide receiver become a Gator? (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

In case you aren’t sick of Athlon’s coverage yet: Here is one of their writers calling for Florida to be upset by Missouri and South Carolina. (Mark Ross, Athlon Sports)

More on Caeleb Dressel’s dominance: The 20-year old is just getting started. (Jordan McPherson, SEC Country)

Corey Brewer in Gainesville for youth camp: The former Gator hosts his 8th annual Back2Back Youth Basketball camp this week. Brewer discusses being traded to the Lakers and Florida’s team. (Kevin Brockway, Gainesville Sun)

Profile of Florida freshman RB Adarius Lemons: The four-star tailback on his path to becoming a Gator, which was not without struggles. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

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