Florida Gators Redshirt Freshman QB switches number from #2 to #15
Quarterback Anthony Richardson now has big shoes to fill, as he has officially made the switch from #2 to #15. The number is one not only Gator Nation knows all too well, but all of college football: It belonged to Gator Great Tim Tebow.
“I know how much this number means to Gator Nation, especially at the Quarterback position, and I want to be a part of that legacy” Richardson told Gators Uniform Tracker in an exclusive interview. “I know the legacy and story behind it.”
The number change…
Florida will wear throwback uniforms, with blue helmets, against Missouri
The Gators will sport a new helmet this Saturday against Missouri in The Swamp. The 2019 throwback uniforms return — but with blue helmets; the first blue helmet for the Gators since 1965.
Retro blue helmets will pay homage to the 1963–1965 seasons when Florida wore blue helmets with QB Steve Spurrier rising to stardom. Only white and orange helmets have been worn since that time (excluding the 2017 Swamp Green alternate uniforms), with the famous script Gators orange helmet the primary look since 1979. …
The Gators have started selling UF throwback shirts ahead of their homecoming against Vanderbilt
A single t-shirt can tell a big story. Or, in this case, a story that has developed over 3 years.
The Florida Gators have begun selling new throwback logo t-shirts, just weeks before their scheduled homecoming game against Vanderbilt. The shirts feature a blue Jordan logo and an orange and blue interlocking UF logo — the main athletics logo in the late 1960’s and 70's. And, if history repeats itself, these shirts hold the key to the next logo on Florida’s throwbacks.
A comprehensive uniform recap from the Gators game against USF.
Florida took a road trip to Tampa on Saturday to take on the USF Bulls, their 2nd straight matchup with an in-state opponent. With the game being played on the 20th anniversary of 9/11, the Gators revealed red, white, and blue helmets with all-white uniforms on Thursday to commemorate the day. Read more about the uniforms here. Florida easily took the victory 42–20 thanks to Richardson’s QB play and now looks ahead to Alabama. Here’s a full recap of the uniform news from the USF game:
The all-white uniform combination…
A comprehensive uniform recap from the Gators season opener against Florida Atlantic
The Florida Gators opened the 2021 season in a packed Ben Hill Griffin Stadium against FAU, making quick work of the Owls. In the first game in a full stadium since 2019, Emory Jones put up….Florida fans may have had to do a double take, as the Gators wore white at home in the Orange/White/White combination. Here is your weekly GUT Check, where we take a look at all the uniform tidbits from Saturday’s game:
Most fans now know that when the Gators wore white at home on…
Cursed or tradition? White helmets have a long history for the Florida Gators
The Florida Gators have been one of the most successful football programs in the country the past 50 years with 3 National Championships and 8 SEC Championships under its belt. Arguably the most recognizable brand in college football, Florida’s orange helmets with the script “Gators” has become an iconic helmet that symbolizes excellence in the game. However, for much of the Gators’ history, white helmets were the main look for the program. …
On the 20th anniversary of 9/11, Florida’s white helmet will feature an American flag in the script Gators logo.
The Gators will travel to Tampa, FL this Saturday to face USF for their 2nd game of the season. After a quality 35–14 victory over FAU last week, a game that featured the Gators wearing white at home for the first time in 20 years, Florida will again pull out a unique uniform.
Florida announced on Thursday they will wear their icy-white uniforms for the 2nd year in a row. The all-white uniform is a fan favorite, despite a 1–2 modern…
Nike has dropped the latest Florida Gators shoe. Here is how you can get your hands on a pair
Each year, Nike provides its top tier programs with a special edition shoe, customized in the program’s colors and logos. Over the years, the Gators have been a top participant in the shoe lines, and this year is no different.
Nike and Florida released the Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 38 on Tuesday, making it the 3rd Pegasus shoe the Gators have received (36’s in 2019, 37’s in 2020). …
For the first time in 20 years, the Gators will wear white jerseys in The Swamp this Saturday against FAU
The Gators will start the 2021 season with a bang by wearing Orange/White/White uniforms at home, a sight not seen since 2001 and only the 18th time in school history. The announcement came on Tuesday after @GatorsFB released their Game Week graphic on Monday telling fans to “Wear White” and updating their Twitter header to say “Wear White”. Usually, what fans are told to wear doesn’t correlate to what the team wears on the field, but this time is different.
Colosseum brought back the head ball coach’s Florida Gators polo early Wednesday afternoon for its 25th anniversary
Every fan of college football knows who the “Head Ball Coach” is; the one and only Steve Spurrier. The legendary coach was known for his “fun-and-gun” offense at the University of Florida and his sly jabs at opponents. But, arguably the most recognizable part of Spurrier is his polo. And now, its available to purchase.