Surfing the net today and found a few things, plus other news about the Gators...
GAINESVILLE -- EA Sports released the playbooks in PDF format for every team in the video game College Football '09. Here's the link...CLICK ME! True to form, most of UF's plays run out of the shotgun. For a direct link to UF's playbook, CLICK ME!
-A bit of bad news to report. I'm sure everyone has already heard this but former Gator point guard Teddy Dupay is in some major trouble. I feel dirty just writing about it, so I'm not. Here's the link. CLICK ME! I wonder if the Gainesville restuarant The Swamp, located across the street from the stadium, will finally take down Dupay's jersey? I never go in that place for the sole reason that they have a Dupay jersey hanging up behind the bar in the first place. (Plus, there are way too many pastel-colored popped collars in that joint for my taste.)
-Writer Tim Pollack of BleacherReport.com gives five reasons why Florida won't win the SEC. CLICK ME! He lists the typical reasons why some are hating on the Gators.
-ESPN was in Gainesville on Thursday taping a segment for its inane summertime filler, "Titletown, U.S.A." (Or whatever they're calling it.) For a link to the REAL title town, CLICK ME!
-Good news to offset the bad news about Dupay: Florida landed a league-leading 66 freshmen student-athletes on the SEC academic honor roll. CLICK ME!
-More Olympic-related news to report: Former Gator great DeLisha Milton-Jones was named to the U.S. Olympics women's basketball team. CLICK ME! No stranger to international competition, Milton-Jones won Olympic gold in 2000 but missed the 2004 Games after injuring her knee. Congrats DeLisha on another trip to the Olympics!