Jim McElwain

Tennessee football: Vols vs. Gators won’t have Butch Jones, Jim McElwain blunders

When Tennessee football faces Florida Saturday, Volunteers and Gators fans won’t get to see a match of incompetence between Butch Jones and Jim …

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Florida Gators beat Colorado State to win Jim McElwainless Bowl

GAINESVILLE — Florida's 48-10 win over Colorado State felt like a fitting tribute to the Jim McElwain era early.<p>It wasn't particularly entertaining. …

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Gators Look To Bounce Back

Just Now<p>Dan Mullen is 1-1 as the head coach at Florida after a potentially era-defining loss to Kentucky in Week 2. As painful as the loss was, the …

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Florida’s still paying CSU for Jim McElwain, including huge $$$ for their 2018 game

The Gators agreed to pay CSU $7 million for Jim McElwain, including a $2 million game contract for 2018’s Week 3.<p>In December 2014, Florida hired away Colorado State head coach Jim McElwain. A former Alabama offensive coordinator, McElwain was the proprietor of one of the country’s best offenses at …

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Colorado St-Florida 'Buyout Bowl' suddenly unpredictable

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The "Buyout Bowl" between Colorado State and Florida was expected to be a blowout — until last week.<p>Then Colorado State rallied to upset Arkansas , and Florida got manhandled on both lines of scrimmage in the program's first loss to Kentucky since 1986 .<p>Now, not even former …

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Dan Mullen on Jim McElwain bowl

Colorado State's visit to the Swamp Saturday for $2 million is part of the $7 million UF paid to secure former coach Jim McElwain. New Gators' coach …

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Jim McElwain is gone, and yet the McElwainless Bowl will go on. That’s pretty cool

GAINESVILLE — When Florida's game against Colorado State kicks off Saturday afternoon, Jim McElwain will be about to coaching receivers at No. 19 …

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The Bridge: Is Florida bad at hiring coaches, or are they just hard to find

Just Now<p>The Bridge: Is Florida bad at hiring coaches, or are they just hard to find?<p>Mike Bianchi and Marc Daniels on The Bridge discuss the Bucs …

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Stephens: Colorado State’s $2 million game at Florida built on car chases, pizza and stupidity

Few college football games happen for reasons more stupid than what will bring Colorado State and Florida together Saturday. Yes, how this game came …

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Top 5 at noon: Florida officials respond to Trump’s claim; remembering an eccentric motorhead; and more

Here are the latest headlines and updates on tampabay.com.<p>FLORIDA OFFICIALS RESPOND TO TRUMP’S CLAIM, WITHOUT EVIDENCE, THAT PUERTO RICO DEATHS ARE …

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CSU football coach Mike Bobo set to face an old rival

FORT COLLINS — The Jim McElwain Bowl doesn’t have the same sizzle now that it is finally here.His departure as Colorado State’s head coach to become …

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ESPN’s Paul Finebaum Says These 2 Major Programs Are “In Trouble”

It hasn’t been a great start to the 2018 college football season for two of the Sunshine State’s major programs.<p>Florida and Florida State, which are …

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Florida Running Back Announces Transfer After Loss To Kentucky

A Florida Gators running back took to Twitter shortly after his team’s loss to Kentucky – the first to the Wildcats in 32 years – to announce that …

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Can Harbaugh and Patterson fix Michigan's offense?

Michigan's offense took the field at Notre Dame Stadium on a humid night, seeking a fresh start with a new quarterback.<p>Coach Jim Harbaugh had …

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Dan Mullen gives Gators a fun-filled inaugural game, but so did Jim McElwain

New Florida Gators coach Dan Mullen talked all preseason about wanting to re-establish the Swamp has a place that would once again be feared by …

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Jim McElwain is now Michigan’s receivers coach, as announced in an odd statement

If you’re just catching up, here’s why Florida fired McElwain (and why his new job should be a solid fit).<p>The episode that led up to Jim McElwain’s firing by Florida last October was bizarre.<p>While the Gators were on a two-game losing streak, the coach gave a press conference in which he implied …

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Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh arrives at Notre Dame Stadium, followed by Jim McElwain and the staff, and players.

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh arrives at Notre Dame Stadium, followed by Jim McElwain and the staff, and players.<p>Adam Rittenberg, ESPN Staff Writer19d …

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So much for that Florida-Colorado State McElwain matchup

Five games that sounded better at the time they were conceived:<b>Colorado State at UF, Sept. 15:</b> As part of the $7 million buyout to hire Jim McElwain …

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U-M Football Recruiting: WR Xavier Restrepo Intrigued By U-M; Jim McElwain

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Poll: Is it more likely Franks is a flop or Francois is a star again?

Just Now<p>FSU AND FLORIDA NAME THEIR QB'S<p>Both Feleipe Franks and Deondre Francois went to their respective schools with all the hype in the world. …

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Are the Noles, Canes, Gators, or Knights set up to shock their fan bases?

Aug 27, 2018<p>COLLEGE FOOTBALL SEASON IS HERE<p>Come this Thursday, the UCF Knights will charge on to the field (see what I did there) vs UCONN, and off …

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Michigan receiver Tarik Black out indefinitely with foot injury

Michigan has suffered a major blow to its receivers corps heading into opening game week preparations.<p>Tarik Black, who last week spoke of eagerly …

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Gators, Jim McElwain are why dishonest, deceitful coaches like Urban Meyer keep their jobs

Florida Gators coaching flop Jim McElwain is the reason Urban Meyer — as disgustingly deceitful and dishonest as he is — still has a job with the …

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College Football Guru @MikeHuguenin - Urban Meyer Fallout

• Jimbo Fisher's response to the allegations put out by former Texas A&M player Santino Marchiol<br>• Luke Del Rio's comments made about former Gator coach …

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Del Rio: McElwain silently stripped Florida players of scholarships

Former Florida quarterback Luke Del Rio says ex-coach Jim McElwain used to strip Gators players of their scholarship funding without telling them …

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Most Impactful Offseason Addition

Jim Harbaugh hired several new assistants and other staffers since last season and several of them should have big impacts on what we see on the …

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Luke Del Rio: Jim McElwain Pulled Scholarships from Players Without Telling Them

College football isn't always filled with feel-good moments, but the Florida Gators enjoyed one recently when head coach Dan Mullen surprised R.J. Raymond and Nicholas Villano by telling them they'd received scholarships in front of their teammates:<p>That apparently would have never happened under …

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Florida football: 5 reasons Gators will be better than Florida State in 2018

Expectations are all over the place for Florida State and Florida football heading into 2018. Who will be the superior squad and earn bragging rights?<p>…

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Who Will Lead U-M in Receiving Yards?

Last year as a freshman, Tarik Black got off to a hot start and looked like a legitimate No. 1 receiver before injuring his foot and missing the rest …

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CSU Football Coach Mike Bobo Hospitalized After Experiencing Numbness in Feet

Colorado State announced head football coach Mike Bobo is being evaluated after he felt numbness in his feet and went to the hospital.<p>Bobo released a statement included in the announcement addressing the issue:<p><i>"I recently began to experience numbness in my feet. After our second scrimmage on</i> …

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