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Tracking former UF athletes through their professional sports careers

Spikes blasts replacement refs after loss to Ravens

If Brandon Spikes wasn’t already on the long list of people who aren’t happy with the replacement refs, he’s officially on there now. At roughly 1 a.m. on Monday, the Patriots’ linebacker tweeted, “Can someone please tell these (expletive) zebras foot locker called and they’re needed Back at work!!!!,” with the hashtag #BreakingPoint. “The jerk store called. They’re running out of you” (a la George Costanza) wouldn’t have gotten his point across as good. In fact, I don’t think anything… Read More »

Ingram, Rainey, Thompson, Wright shine in preseason

Four Gators had great performances on Thursday night in NFL preseason action. CORNELIUS INGRAM How awesome is it to not only see Ingram healthy and back on the field, but grabbing a touchdown? The former Gator tight end and Hawthorne star finished with two catches for 45 yards and this 25-yard touchdown from fourth-string quarterback Adam Weber. I know it’s only preseason, but that score has to do wonders for C.I., who’s suffered from multiple ACL tears. Ingram led the team… Read More »