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Alliance to open Saturday night after Super Bowl

Oct. 16, 2018 11:01 AM EDT

The Alliance of American Football will begin its first season the night of Feb. 9, the Saturday after the Super Bowl, when the Atlanta Legends visit the Orlando Apollos, and the San Diego Fleet are at the San Antonio Commanders. On the next day, the eight-team, 10-week league will have the Memphis Express at the...

Another ring for Tebow: QB gets Florida's top football honor

Oct. 4, 2018 6:23 PM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Tim Tebow has a bronze statue outside Florida Field and his most memorable quote emblazoned on a plaque a couple hundred feet away. His All-American brick rests nearby, too. On Saturday, the Gators will honor their most famous quarterback one more time. Florida will induct Tebow...

Get ready for Alliance's Iron, Express, Apollos and Legends

Sep. 20, 2018 11:52 AM EDT

Get ready for the Birmingham Iron, Memphis Express, Orlando Apollos and Atlanta Legends. Those are four of the eight franchise names for the Alliance of American Football, which begins play the weekend after the Super Bowl with a 10-game spring schedule. The Alliance, created by Pro Football Hall of Famer Bill...

No. 25 Florida tries to extend 31-game streak vs Kentucky

Sep. 7, 2018 11:40 AM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The last time Dan Mullen was on the sidelines for a Kentucky-Florida game, it wasn't the most one-sided series in college football. It was second. Now, a decade later, Mullen has rejoined the Gators with "The Streak" on the verge of moving another step closer to NCAA history. No....