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Chomping at Bits: Florida director of player personnel Drew Hughes taking position with Tennessee

Hughes has reportedly accepted the same position with the Volunteers.

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Florida director of player personnel Drew Hughes leaving for Tennessee: Hughes has reportedly accepted the same position with the Volunteers. He worked at Alabama as a recruiting assistant while new Tennessee head coach Jeremy Pruitt was the director of player development with the Tide. Hughes, who already has updated his Twitter account, had been hired at UF by Will Muschamp and retained by Jim McElwain. (Football Scoop; Thomas Goldkamp, 247Sports)

Emory Jones officially enrolls at Florida: The four-star quarterback moved in this past weekend, and will be working on gaining the freshman 15. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

More recruiting notes: Jones is in a group chat with Florida’s current crop of quarterbacks - who have been welcoming to the freshman. 2019 defensive end Jaquaze Sorrells discusses decommitting from the Gators. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

On Chris Chiozza and the Gators stealing a win at Missouri: The ever-clutch Cheese does it again. (Chris Harry, Florida Gators; Ryan Young, SEC Country)

Plenty of contributors helped in Gators’ road win: Observations from Florida’s win at Missouri. (Kevin Brockway, Gainesville Sun; Chris Harry, Florida Gators)

Returning seniors giving Mullen a first-year boost: C’yontai Lewis, Martez Ivey, and Cece Jefferson are all returning. (David Wunderlich, Gator Country)

Gator gymnastics opens season with road win: Florida swept the event titles in their first meet of the season, at West Virginia. Alicia Boren posted the highest all-around total ever by a Gator in a season opener (39.575). (Mary Howard, Florida Gators)

Florida women’s basketball falls in double overtime: The Gators rallied to force overtime with Ole Miss, but fell to the Rebels, 78-75. (Kathy Cafazzo, Florida Gators)

UF track and field opens competition: The Gators opened their 2018 campaign at Clemson’s Orange & Purple Classic this weekend. (Zach Dirlam, Florida Gators)

Gator swimming and diving picks up two meet wins: Florida topped two teams from the Sunshine State - Florida State on Friday, and FAU on Saturday. (Katie Callahan, Florida Gators)

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