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Chomping at Bits: Dan Mullen assesses Florida recruiting, Gators set Homecoming foe

The Gators’ head man seems pretty happy with his 2020 class, and Florida will see a familiar face when Homecoming rolls around.

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Dan Mullen optimistic about 2020 class: Predictably, the only thing I saw cut through for many fans from all of what he said yesterday was “It’s not that big of a deal” in regards to Avantae Williams — which, uh, it isn’t. (Scott Carter, Florida Gators)

Mullen might reassess coaching roles after tight ends coach hire, expected to hire analysts: These are the sorts of thing that is more nuanced than the headline, so I encourage you to watch the presser yourself for better understanding of this. (Nick de la Torre, Gator Country | Jacquie Franculli, Rivals)

Florida picks South Carolina for Homecoming: Eh. It’s not Auburn. It’s not LSU. It’s not Missouri. (Skip Powers, Florida Gators)

Gators roar back to shock Dawgs: “Are you scared?” Mike White asked. His Gators proved they weren’t. (Chris Harry, Florida Gators)

Grading Florida’s recruiting class: Do you want two-sentence verdicts on each position group? Good news: That’s what this is. (Robbie Andreu, The Gainesville Sun)

Men’s golf places second, has individual medalist at Sea Best Invitational: Yet another freshman stud with the individual win for a J.C. Deacon team, this time Californian Ricky Castillo. (Hannah Krulevitch, Florida Gators)

Women’s tennis blanked by Michigan: You will note, if you click the link, that the picture is of a sunny day and a Gator competing in a skirt, but that’s not from Tuesday; the Michigan highlights video, though, reveals that the matches were ultimately played inside, with both teams in tank tops and skirts. Another mystery remains unsolved! (Sam Stolte, Florida Gators)

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