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Virginia safety Chris Moore (7) reacts as Florida running back Lamical Perine (2) scores during the first half of the Orange Bowl NCAA college football game, Monday, Dec. 30, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Perine leads No. 6 Gators past Virginia 36-28 in Orange Bowl

Dec. 31, 2019 12:52 AM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Lamical Perine scored on a 61-yard run in the opening minute and didn't stop until he climbed onto a platform for the postgame ceremony to receive the Orange Bowl's most valuable player trophy. Perine totaled 181 yards rushing and receiving with three touchdowns Monday to help...

Virginia wide receiver Hasise Dubois (8) scores a touchdown against Florida defensive back Marco Wilson (3) during the first half of the Orange Bowl NCAA college football game, Monday, Dec. 30, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Perine leads No. 6 Gators past Virginia 36-28 in Orange Bowl

Dec. 31, 2019 12:00 AM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Lamical Perine scored on a 61-yard run in the opening minute and didn't stop after that, totaling 181 yards rushing and receiving with three touchdowns Monday to help No. 6 Florida beat Virginia 36-28 in the Orange Bowl. Perine carried 13 times for a career-high 138 yards rushing...

Virginia will seek Orange Bowl upset against No. 6 Florida

Dec. 29, 2019 9:58 PM EST

Orange Bowl: Florida (10-2) at Virginia (9-4), Monday at 8 p.m. EST (ESPN). Line: Florida by 14 1/2. Series record: Florida leads 1-0. WHAT'S AT STAKE The Gators can finish with 11 wins, which would be their highest total since 2012. They have a chance to finish in the Top Ten in consecutive seasons for the first...

Virginia Cavaliers head coach Bronco Mendenhall, left, and Florida Gators head coach Dan Mullen, right, pose for a photograph during a news conference for the Orange Bowl NCAA college football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Florida plays Virginia in the Orange Bowl on Dec. 30. (AP Photo/Mario Houben)

Cavs try to take 'next step' in Orange Bowl against Gators

Dec. 29, 2019 2:12 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — University of Virginia junior Charles Snowden recalls that when he first arrived on campus, new acquaintances were disappointed to learn he was a linebacker rather than a power forward. “I was 6-7 and 190 pounds, real skinny," Snowden said. "And people would say, ‘Are you on the...

Florida head coach Dan Mullen watches from the sidelines during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Missouri, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Orange Bowl to pit Florida against Virginia

Dec. 8, 2019 4:55 PM EST

No. 9 Florida (10-2, SEC) vs. No. 24 Virginia (9-4, ACC), Dec. 30, 8 p.m. ET LOCATION: Miami Gardens, Florida TOP PLAYERS Florida: QB Kyle Trask, 2,636 yards passing, 24 touchdowns. Virginia: QB Bryce Perkins, 3,960 total yards, 18 passing touchdowns, 11 rushing touchdowns. NOTABLE Florida: The Gators’...

Alabama quarterback Mac Jones (10) is sacked by Auburn defensive end Big Kat Bryant (1) during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, in Auburn, Ala. (Dan Busey/The Decatur Daily via AP)

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Examining ‘Bama’s drop from top 5

Dec. 2, 2019 2:11 AM EST

The Associated Press college football poll is a subjective and mostly backward-looking assessment, especially late in the season. Voters sprinkle in some speculative forecasting when trying to order the plethora of teams that have never played. Would Team A beat Team B? But mostly, a ranking is a reward for...

Injured QB Feleipe Franks leaving Florida, exploring options

Dec. 1, 2019 7:28 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Injured quarterback Feleipe Franks is leaving Florida to explore other options. Franks announced his decision on social media Sunday, a day after the seventh-ranked Gators beat rival Florida State 40-17 in the Swamp. “My heart is heavy,” he wrote in a message posted...

Florida wide receiver Kadarius Toney, left, tries to escape the grasp of Florida State defensive back Levonta Taylor, back right, during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, in Gainesville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Swamp success: No. 8 Florida ends 4-game home skid vs FSU

Nov. 30, 2019 11:59 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida receiver Kadarius Toney stopped in the end zone, struck a pose and pointed to the scoreboard as Florida State players walked by. He was taunting the rival Seminoles — at halftime. The game was essentially over at that point, and everyone knew it. Kyle Trask threw...

In this Nov. 2, 2019 file photo Florida head coach Dan Mullen walks on the field before an NCAA college football game against Georgia in Jacksonville, Fla. Mullen is unbeaten against Florida State. The eighth-ranked Gators (9-2) have dropped four straight at home to their biggest in-state rival, a decade-old skid they hope to end Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019 in the Swamp. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Role reversal for FSU, Florida thanks to Taggart, Mullen

Nov. 29, 2019 11:53 AM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — It wasn’t too long ago that Florida State and Florida were in opposite positions. The Seminoles had the better program, the more stable coaching situation and were enjoying double-digit wins annually. The Gators, meanwhile, struggled to develop quarterbacks and found...