Florida offense once again looking for consistency, stability

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Can Florida find offensive stability?

The Florida Gators had another inconsistent offensive performance — this time producing just 108 passing yards against LSU. The main highlight once again was the run game — including freshman Malik Davis’ continued burst onto the scene. Despite this, Florida coach Jim McElwain continues to support redshirt freshman quarterback Feleipe Franks and believes the offense will improve. He also gave no indication that graduate transfer Malik Zaire is pushing for the starting quarterback job.

“The expectation, I would say at this point, is to play at a faster pace. Not every play is going to be perfect, but we need to be perfect on those ‘got-to-have-it downs,’” McElwain said. “… Those are things that we need, and I expect to get better.”

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Injuries keep mounting

Between injuries and suspensions, the Gators could be playing without up to 17 scholarship players against Texas A&M on Saturday.

Swamp uniforms

To honor the 25th anniversary of the nickname “The Swamp,” the Gators will be wearing Swamp-inspired alternative uniforms against Texas A&M.

In other Florida football news

Awards and honors

New baseball stadium in the works

The Florida baseball team will have a new baseball stadium by the 2020 season. Plans for a new $45.9 million, 5,500-seat baseball stadium are in the works, according to a project plan released Monday.  

Men’s tennis wins 2 titles at national tournament

The duo of junior Alfredo Perez and sophomore Johannes Ingildsen took home the doubles title at the ITA All-American Championship in Tulsa, Okla., by defeating North Carolina’s William Blumberg and Robert Kelly in three sets (7-6, 3-6, 10-7). Ingildsen also won the consolation singles title.

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What they’re saying on Twitter

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