At the risk of delivering the most painful Quickie jinx of all time, I honestly think that
(1) UF's kicking game, obviously.
(2) Dumb, frequent penalties.
(3) Troy Smith late in a close game.
And here are the Top 3 things that should worry people who think
(1) Tim Tebow in short yardage.
(2) UF PR/KR Brandon James.
I'm very surprised that pundits and fans (particularly
But there's no getting around it:
I run through tonight's matchups, and I have a hard time figuring out why
Am I crazy to think that an "even" matchup favors the Gators? After all, everyone seems to think that
If there's one X-factor I think of more than others, it's this:
Ryan Ferguson of OrangeandBlueHue.com has a great post about the game (caveat: From a Florida fan's perspective) on AOL's Fanhouse. Here's the link.
When that grit is combined with an underdog mentality, a coach who knows how to push those buttons and enough talent to offset
OK, here's your must-read of the day, related to the game tonight: SundayMorningQB's four-part breakdown. It's the best, most detailed you'll find. Worth your time.
Comments Question: We've had an unbelievably awesome season of Commenter analysis of college football, so let's end with a huge effort. How do you break down the game? What are the biggest storylines? The biggest X-factors? What will be the difference in the game, and – finally – how do you see it playing out?-- D.S.