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Florida coach Dan Mullen talks with quarterback Kyle Trask after Trask threw a pass into the end zone that was intercepted by Oklahoma's Woodi Washington during the first half of the Cotton Bowl NCAA college football game in Arlington, Texas, Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Gators not real '20 team in Cotton Bowl loss after opt-outs

Dec. 31, 2020 1:00 AM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — This was not the same Florida offense that got the Gators into the SEC championship game, even with Heisman Trophy finalist Kyle Trask presumably playing his final college game. Trask was missing his top four pass-catchers, and three of his passes in the first quarter of the Cotton...

FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2020, file photo, Florida head coach Dan Mullen yells to a referee about a call during an NCAA college football game against South Carolina in Gainesville, Fla. Oklahoma and Florida will play in the Cotton Bowl on Wednesday, Dec. 30 in Arlington, Texas. (Brad McClenny/The Gainesville Sun via AP, File)

Florida-Oklahoma in Cotton Bowl dozen years after title game

Dec. 29, 2020 3:37 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dan Mullen has been part of two national championships with Florida, the last for the Gators coming in a win over Oklahoma in his final game as their offensive coordinator before leaving for his first head coaching job. That BCS National Championship game 12 seasons ago was the only...

Florida wide receiver Trevon Grimes (8) makes a touchdown catch for a touchdown against Alabama defensive back Patrick Surtain II (2) during the second half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

No. 10 Florida will be without top 4 pass catchers in Cotton

Dec. 28, 2020 4:41 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — No. 10 Florida will be without its top four pass catchers in the Cotton Bowl against eighth-ranked Oklahoma. Receivers Trevon Grimes and Kadarius Toney announced Monday they are skipping the game in Arlington, Texas, to prepare for their NFL futures. Fellow receiver Jacob Copeland...

FILE - Iowa State quarterback Brock Purdy (15) is sacked by Oklahoma linebacker Nik Bonitto (11) during the second half of the Big 12 Conference championship NCAA college football game in Arlington, Texas, in this Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, file photo. Bonitto is well aware that the Sooners defense, for all the drastic improvements made over two seasons with its “Speed D” scheme, needs to prove itself outside the Big 12. 
After winning a sixth conference title in a row, the No. 8 Sooners (8-2) will again end the season in a New Year's Six bowl game against a high-powered SEC offense. This time they face national passing leader No. 10 Florida. (AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter, File)

Facing Florida in bowl, Oklahoma defense sees an opportunity

Dec. 28, 2020 4:10 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma linebacker Nik Bonitto is well aware that the Sooners defense, even with all the drastic improvements playing its “Speed D” scheme for two seasons, has to prove itself outside the Big 12. After winning their sixth conference title in a row, the No. 8 Sooners...

Oklahoma defensive end Ronnie Perkins (7) celebrates his team's 27-21 win over Iowa State in the Big 12 Conference championship NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. . (AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter)

Cotton Bowl: Big 12 champ Oklahoma vs SEC runner-up Florida

Dec. 20, 2020 6:13 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma is going right back to the stadium where the Sooners just won their sixth Big 12 championship in a row to play SEC runner-up Florida in the Cotton Bowl. The only other time Oklahoma and Florida played each other was 12 seasons ago in the BCS title game that the Gators won...

Florida tight end Kyle Pitts (84) makes the catch ahead of Alabama linebacker Christian Harris (8) during the second half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Kyle Pitts turns pro less than 12 hours after SEC title game

Dec. 20, 2020 6:00 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida tight end Kyle Pitts first talked to coach Dan Mullen about turning pro and leaving the program to prepare for the NFL draft two weeks ago, following his latest injury this season. Mullen convinced his best player to stick around for the Southeastern Conference championship...

Florida running back Dameon Pierce (27) runs into the end zone for a touchdown against Alabama linebacker Ben Davis (1) during the second half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Oklahoma, Florida in Cotton Bowl in rare postseason meeting

Dec. 20, 2020 3:26 PM EST

Cotton Bowl: Oklahoma (8-2, Big 12) vs. Florida (8-3, SEC), Dec. 30 in Arlington, Texas, 8 p.m. EST (ESPN). TOP PLAYERS Florida: QB Kyle Trask, 4,125 yards passing and 43 touchdowns, both best nationally. Oklahoma: QB Spencer Rattler, 2,784 yards passing, freshman-high 25 touchdowns. NOTABLE Oklahoma: The...

Alabama running back Najee Harris (22) and Alabama offensive lineman Alex Leatherwood (70) celebrates victory against Florida after the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game, Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020, in Atlanta. Alabama won 52-46. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Harris scores 5 TDs, No. 1 Bama escapes No. 11 Florida 52-46

Dec. 20, 2020 1:44 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — In a season of blowouts, Alabama finally got tested. Against a team that just wouldn't quit, the Crimson Tide required every last point. Nick Saban needed his offensive stars to shine as bright as they have all season. Boy, did they ever. Najee Harris rushed for 178 yards and scored five...

Alabama coach Nick Saban, right, greets LSU coach Ed Orgeron after Alabama's victory in an NCAA college football game in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)

Unrecognizable LSU trudges into Swamp to face No. 6 Florida

Dec. 10, 2020 3:35 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — LSU’s reign as national champion essentially ended months ago. The Tigers have looked nothing like the team that swept the Southeastern Conference and the College Football Playoff last season. And it goes well beyond their 3-5 record and two-game losing streak. Players are...

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith (6) makes a touchdown grab against LSU cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. (24) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)

Smith, Pitts, Moore head SEC receiving talent still playing

Dec. 9, 2020 1:59 PM EST

The Southeastern Conference, once known more for churning out 1,000-yard rushers, has become a hotbed for elite receivers and tight ends flourishing in more wide-open passing games. DeVonta Smith is piling up yards, touchdowns and highlight-reel catches at Alabama. Ditto for Florida's Kyle Pitts and...