Category Archives: Colleges

Gators land former Miami 4-star commit Marc Britt

Gators land former Miami 4-star commit Marc Britt

The Florida Gators received good news on the recruiting trail last week receiving a commitment from four-star athlete Marc Britt from Miami. 1010XL caught up with Britt to find out what led to his commitment. “They are having a great season and they did a good job recruiting me and staying in contacting with me,”…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: College football constantly changing

LAMM AT LARGE: College football constantly changing

By: David Lamm College football has constantly changed over the years but not like now. The changes are coming at warp speed, coming so fast I don’t think many fans even realize or comprehend their impact. In just the last three years: • Players routinely skip their bowls games looking ahead to the NFL draft.…Continue Reading »

Fred Taylor Discusses Florida vs. Georgia, Minshew vs. Foles

Fred Taylor Discusses Florida vs. Georgia, Minshew vs. Foles

Former Florida Gator and Jacksonville Jaguar tailback Fred Taylor joined “XL Primetime” this week to discuss a variety of topics, beginning with his thoughts on second-year Florida head coach Dan Mullen. “I think Coach Mullen was the best man for the job,” Taylor told 1010XL. “He understands the dynamics of the South, more so than…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: Florida-Georgia Game Adds New Twists

LAMM AT LARGE: Florida-Georgia Game Adds New Twists

By: David Lamm Both teams come to town this week with 7-1 records, but different states of mind. The Gators were hoping for another good season, a major New Year’s Day bowl game and continued momentum towards returning to elite status. Last year’s strong finish created hope, but left a lot doubt. The Bulldogs entered…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: In Appreciation of Matthew Driscoll

LAMM AT LARGE: In Appreciation of Matthew Driscoll

By: David Lamm I’ve known Matthew Driscoll for 10 years and he never ceases to amaze me. The UNF basketball coach is a 5-foot-8, thin ball of energy who talks 1,000-mph and has a seemingly unending list of stories — some true, some embellished, some figments of his imagination – to inspire, motivate and entertain…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: Stakes going up and up for Gators

LAMM AT LARGE: Stakes going up and up for Gators

By: David Lamm It’s been a decade since the Gators were considered among the elite programs in college football. This current stretch of games could change that or keep them among that group of good-but-not-great programs. Almost every step of the way gets more difficult. Defeating Auburn was huge. Now, the Gators travel to LSU.…Continue Reading »

James Bates previews Florida at LSU game

James Bates previews Florida at LSU game

James Bates starred at the University of Florida from 1993-1996 and earned ALL-SEC honors from the linebacker position during the 1996 season. Bates, who now works for the ACC Network, joined “XL Primetime” and was asked how good he believes Florida is right now. “I think we are good enough to beat anybody out there,”…Continue Reading »