Just three short months ago, Florida was ranked No. 10 to start the season. Nobody thought we’d see this type of struggle, and there was no way that an FCS team could make the Gators flinch.
However, the Gators lost to Georgia Southern of the FCS this weekend, validating how much everyone overrated the team in 2013. Four losses to unranked opponents is unheard of for a top-tier SEC team, but that’s how many Florida currently has to its name.
The Florida Times-Union may have come up with the perfect headline for the Gators’ disappointment this week — this was its front cover on Sunday:
— Jeff Murray (@Iceman4484) November 24, 2013
I guess Mike Taylor was right last week — if you lose to Vanderbilt, you really can lose to anyone.