A final look at Dan Mullen’s first week as Florida football coach

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A closer look at Dan Mullen’s offense

Our Oliver Connolly on Thursday did a deep dive into Florida coach Dan Mullen’s offense. In summary: This is exactly what the Gators need.

“If [Mullen] could win 69 games with a raft of 3-star recruits and JUCO transfers [at Mississippi State], just imagine what he can do with all those speedy Floridians bouncing all over the field again.

He’s the right guy for the job. His offense is innovative. He gets the most out of quarterbacks, a perennial black hole in Gainesville since the Tim Tebow days.”

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In other Florida football news

Recruiting roundup

Sound Off

In our final Zaxby’s Sound Off of the 2017 football season, we discuss the Mullen hire and what the future of Florida football looks like.

Volleyball cruises in NCAA opener

Behind solid efforts from the entire senior class, the No. 2-seeded Gators volleyball team routed Alabama State 3-0 in their first-round match of the 2017 NCAA Tournament on Thursday. Florida will face Miami at 7 p.m. Friday for a spot in the Sweet 16.

Soccer All-America honors

Redshirt senior Gabby Seiler was Florida soccer’s lone All-American this season. The midfielder, with a team-high 8 assists, landed on the United Soccer Coaches’ third team, as announced on Thursday.

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What they’re saying on Twitter

Quarterback Luke Del Rio:

Defensive back Quincy Lenton:

Volleyball coach Mary Wise:

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