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Missouri beats Florida on 2-point conversion in OT 24-23

Nov. 20, 2021 21:37 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri quarterback Connor Bazelak heard boos from the home fans as he trotted to the sideline after fruitless drives Saturday. It was nothing but cheers after he lofted a 2-point conversion pass to Daniel Parker Jr. to lift the Tigers to a 24-23 overtime victory over...

No. 1 Georgia, defense dominate Florida in Cocktail Party

Oct. 30, 2021 23:23 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Raise a glass to Georgia's defense. Or three, actually — one for each second-quarter turnover that turned the rivalry known as "The World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party” into another lopsided affair. The top-ranked Bulldogs and the...

Davis-Price, LSU stun turnover-prone No. 20 Florida, 49-42

Oct. 16, 2021 17:42 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU running back Tyrion Davis-Price and the Tiger's offensive line apparently have figured something out. That could improve LSU's prospects for the balance of what has been a turbulent season. Davis-Price rushed for an...

Jones' career day helps No. 20 Florida blank Vanderbilt 42-0

Oct. 09, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida quarterback Emory Jones has unwaveringly supported backup Anthony Richardson all season. He eagerly coached Richardson from the sideline. He enthusiastically cheered for Richardson after every big play. He openly pulled for Richardson's return from a...

Mullen: QB Richardson to 'do a little bit more at practice'

Sep. 20, 2021 17:01 PM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida quarterback Anthony Richardson will “probably do a little bit more at practice” this week before the 11th-ranked Gators host Tennessee, coach Dan Mullen said Monday. Richardson was held out of Saturday’s 31-29 loss to Alabama as a...

Tebow praises QB Richardson's mobility, mechanics, mentality

Sep. 17, 2021 17:48 PM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — It didn’t take Tim Tebow very long to realize Florida quarterback Anthony Richardson was different. Less than an hour, actually. Tebow worked out with Richardson a few days after the freshman arrived on campus in January 2020. Richardson’s...

Florida's Mullen ignoring QB calls for Richardson over Jones

Sep. 13, 2021 16:31 PM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida backup quarterback Anthony Richardson, one of college football's more dynamic players through two games, is expected to practice this week while recovering from a strained right hamstring. How much or how early he plays against...

QB debate continues as No. 13 Florida routs USF 42-20

Sep. 11, 2021 18:19 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Starter Emory Jones or backup Anthony Richardson. Florida coach Dan Mullen insists the 13th-ranked Gators (2-0) don't have a quarterback controversy or a reason to change the depth chart after Richardson outplayed Jones for the second straight game in...