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Florida announces hire of Duke's Roper as OC

2:52 PM, Dec 26, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida has announced the hiring of Kurt Roper as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.

Florida announces hire of Duke's Roper as OC

9:44 PM, Dec 24, 2013

Florida has announced the hiring of Kurt Roper as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.

AP source: Duke OC Roper interviews with Florida

3:54 PM, Dec 23, 2013

A person familiar with the situation says Duke offensive coordinator Kurt Roper is interviewing with Florida about the Gators' opening at that position.

Gators beat Fresno State 66-49

7:11 PM, Dec 21, 2013

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) - Will Yeguete led a strong rebounding effort Saturday by the 16th-ranked Florida Gators, who pulled away in the second half to beat Fresno State 66-49 in the Orange Bowl Classic.

Florida to get $6M to face Michigan

6:30 AM, Dec 20, 2013

It's the Gators' first non-conference. regular-season football game outside of Florida since a 38-21 loss at Syracuse in 1991.

No. 16 Florida beats No. 15 Memphis 77-75

12:30 AM, Dec 18, 2013

NEW YORK (AP) - Casey Prather scored 22 points, including Florida's last eight of the game, and the 16th-ranked Gators beat No. 15 Memphis 77-75 in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night.

Providence's David Sharpe picks the Gators

8:23 AM, Dec 13, 2013

Providence's lineman David Sharpe picks the Florida Gators over Clemson and Tennessee on Thursday morning.

Florida announces 6 players transferring

11:51 PM, Dec 12, 2013

 GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida coach Will Muschamp seems to be cleaning house after the program's first losing season since 1979.

AP source: Florida fires OC Pease after tough year

1:41 PM, Dec 1, 2013

A person familiar with the situation says Florida has fired offensive coordinator Brent Pease after the program's first losing season since 1979.

No. 2 Florida State stays unbeaten, 37-7 at Swamp

10:50 PM, Nov 30, 2013

Jameis Winston threw three touchdown passes to Kelvin Benjamin, and No. 2 Florida State moved a step closer to playing for the national championship with a 37-7 victory against rival Florida on Saturday.

Georgia Southern stuns Florida 26-20 in Swamp

5:57 PM, Nov 23, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Kevin Ellison ran for two touchdowns, Jerick McKinnon had a huge score late and Georgia Southern stunned Florida 26-20 Saturday in what will go down as the worst loss in school history.

No. 16 Florida handles Middle Tennessee, 79-59

12:04 AM, Nov 22, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Patric Young scored 16 points, one of six Florida players in double figures, and the No. 16 Gators beat Middle Tennessee 79-59 Thursday night.

Fry's 4 FGs send No. 11 South Carolina over Gators

11:33 PM, Nov 16, 2013

Elliott Fry kicked four field goals and No. 11 South Carolina won its school-record 16th straight at home, sending banged-up Florida to its fifth consecutive loss with a 19-14 victory Saturday night.

Arrests, ejections from Florida-Georgia weekend

5:37 PM, Nov 6, 2013

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has released the following stats from the Friday-Sunday during Florida-Georgia weekend

Florida hoping to extend lengthy streaks

5:19 PM, Nov 4, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida could have two significant streaks at stake Saturday against Vanderbilt.

Today is the BIG day! Florida vs. Georgia

6:34 PM, Nov 2, 2013

Gator and Bulldog fans are ready for one of the biggest days of the season!

Parking and traffic information for Florida-Georgia

8:18 AM, Nov 2, 2013

The following is Florida vs. Georgia parking, traffic and transportation information provided by the city.

Fla. vs. Ga. tailgaters move into RV City

8:53 PM, Nov 1, 2013

Gator and Bulldog fans are getting ready for one of the biggest weekends of their season and some eager tailgaters have already moved into RV City.

Florida-Georgia block party

6:12 PM, Nov 1, 2013

Fans are counting down to the Florida-Georgia game.

Florida-Georgia fans can get their gear at RV City

11:06 PM, Oct 31, 2013

John Smith of Sports Mania said he's been selling Florida and Georgia gear for this huge match-up for the past 40 years.

Florida-Georgia boat party means big returns for city docks

8:02 PM, Oct 31, 2013

In a river city, it only makes sense one of the hottest parties of the year is on the water.

No. 10 Florida suspends Finney-Smith, Harris

2:19 PM, Oct 31, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - No. 10 Florida will start the season with three players suspended.

Muschamp only knows losing side of Florida-Georgia

2:16 PM, Oct 31, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Will Muschamp has been on both sidelines of the Florida-Georgia rivalry. He's only experienced one side of it, though: the losing end.

RV City and welcome center opening

11:00 AM, Oct 30, 2013

Gator and Bulldog fans are getting ready for one of the biggest weekends of the season and some eager tailgaters have already moved into RV City.

RV City sideline campers increasing by the day

12:49 PM, Oct 28, 2013

Florida Gators and Georgia Bulldogs are racing to the sidelines to score a spot in RV City.

Florida/Georgia RV City: Rules of the road

1:46 PM, Oct 21, 2013

RV City opens Wednesday, October 30 at 8 a.m. in Lot E in the Sports Complex area. The cost is $125 per space each day.

Give blood, get a chance to win Florida vs. Georgia tickets

3:52 PM, Oct 14, 2013

This weekend, Florida Gator and Georgia Bulldog fans who give blood will have the chance to win six prize packs for the Florida vs. Georgia Nov. 2 game at EverBank Field.

2013 Florida vs. Georgia weekend events

3:00 PM, Oct 14, 2013

The following is a list of Florida-Georgia weekend events provided by the City of Jacksonville.

Events around town during Florida-Georgia

2:58 PM, Oct 14, 2013

The following is a list provided by the city of nearby events in downtown Jacksonville during Florida-Georgia weekend.

Florida vs. Georgia game day information

2:56 PM, Oct 14, 2013

The following Florida vs. Georgia game day information has been provided by the city.

No. 22 Florida loses RB Matt Jones for season

2:11 PM, Oct 14, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - No. 22 Florida will be without running back Matt Jones for the remainder of the season.

Web extra: Lito Sheppard takes a trip down memory lane

8:48 PM, Oct 7, 2013

In this web extra, Lito Sheppard relives his days at Raines High School playing for coach Welton Coffey.  He also tells his favorite story about playing for Steve Spurrier at the University of Florida.

Girl Born Without a Face Gets New Sister

GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. -- A Clay County girl was born with Treacher Collins syndrome, a genetic disorder which left her without almost half the bones in her face. Now, there's a new bright spot in this girl's life.

12:29 PM, Feb 19, 2010

View Current Outages in Jacksonville

Current power outage areas

4:42 PM, Aug 21, 2008

Bin Laden Raid Nets Employee Big Bonus

The identities of the Navy SEALs who raided Osama bin Laden's compound remain a mystery, but one man who helped get them there is getting his due - publicly and financially.

4:13 AM, May 19, 2012

Gainesville man built his house out of 12 shipping containers

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Shipping containers are extremely durable designed to withstand high winds, salt water and hold 60,000 lbs. so why not stack them and turn them into a house?

11:49 PM, Nov 15, 2012

Arrest Made in 1985 Murder Case

JACKSONVILLE, FL -- First Coast News has learned the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office Cold Case team has made an arrest in a 1985 murder.

10:17 PM, Jul 18, 2003

Opening of the Beaches

By Angela Spears
JACKSONVILLE BEACH, FL -- The opening of the Beaches signals the unofficial start to Summer on the First Coast.

8:41 AM, Apr 23, 2004

Florida quietly shortened yellow light standards & lengths, resulting in more red light camera tickets for you

A subtle, but significant tweak to Florida's rules regarding traffic signals has allowed local cities and counties to shorten yellow light intervals, resulting in millions of dollars in additional red light camera fines.

6:46 PM, May 16, 2013

One juror was excused in the Guy Heinze Jr. murder trial

After two days of deliberations, a juror in the Guy Heinze Jr. murder trial has been excused.

9:52 AM, Oct 25, 2013

Fatal Crash Teen Suspect Zachary Lambert Has History of Felony Arrests

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The 16-year-old driver involved in a fatal crash during a high-speed police pursuit has already had his case taken to court.

12:14 PM, Nov 24, 2011

Guy Heinze Jr. sentenced to life in prison without parole

Guy Heinze Jr., who was convicted of killing his father and several others in a mobile home, was sentenced Thursday afternoon.

7:17 PM, Oct 31, 2013

Check It Out

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) shake hands after the 2013 AFC championship playoff football game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.  Matthew Emmons, USA TODAY Sports

AFC Championship: Patriots vs Broncos

UNF vs. Gulf Coast

 JACKSONVILLE, FL - JANUARY 1: J.J. Green #15 of the Georgia Bulldogs returns a kickoff 48 yards to set up a field goal in the first half against the Nebraska Cornhuskers during the Gator Bowl at Everbank Field on January 1, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Game day photos from the Gator Bowl

Upload your #TeamSideline photos for playoffs week 4

Thursday night Jaguar game against the Texans

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Hilliard Flashes under 12 football wins championship title

JU vs. Florida at the Veterans Memorial Arena

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Jags, NFL Play 60 stop at Matthew Gilbert Middle

Homestead, FL, USA; NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Jimmie Johnson celebrates after winning his sixth NASCAR championship following the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Jimmie Johnson wins his sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship

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First From You Game Box: Camden County at Colquitt County

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#TeamSideline Ponte Vedra vs. BK vollyball game

First From You Game Box: Bradford at Keystone Heights

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First From You Game Box: Beacon of Hope at St. Johns Country Day

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Pink Out: #TeamSideline edition

Chris and Lewis in London for Jags vs. 49ers

A look at Craven Cottage

Mike Napoli, 1B  Kirby Lee, USA TODAY Sports

Beards of Beantown

First From You Game Box: Yulee at Fernandina Beach

Chargers vs. Jaguars game day traffic details

Forrest at Bishop Kenny (Photo sent in by Vincent Saladino)

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First From You Game Box: Bartram Trail at Ponte Vedra

Hilliard High School cheerleaders (Sent in by baldwin_hattie)

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Jaguars vs Colts at Everbank: It's going down!

Game of the Week, Creekside at Nease (Photo from @anaest1234)

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First From You: Game Box (Creekside at Nease)

Game of the Week: Mandarin at Ed White (Chris Porter/First Coast News)

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First From You: Game Box (Mandarin at Ed White)

First From You: Game Box (Orange Park at Oakleaf)

Photo sent in by Lindsey

#TeamSideline high school football photos: Week 2

Pouncey has her namesakes jersey on (Photo sent in by Amanda Kuhn)

Show your pet's team spirit!

Mandarin High's school spirit, ready for tonight's game

Denard Robinson (Photo courtesy:  USA Today Sports Images)

Jets 37, Jaguars 13

Tailgating fans before the first preseason game against the Miami Dolphins on August 9.

Show your Jaguars pride

Nelson Cruz, Rangers outfielder, 50 games

MLB players facing suspension

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