No. 16 Florida 8-3 (5-3 ACC) ready to take over Florida Gators (6-5, 3-5 SEC) on Friday’s prime time matchup for the latest entry in the legendary rivalry series.
The game will also be Senior Citizens Day, as the state of Florida is set to honor a host of pre-game players for their work in Tallahassee.
Head coach Mike Norvell addressed the class this week after practice, praising them for their resilience over the past few years.
“This is a special group. A group that has gone through many changes. There have been good times and there have been some real challenges they’ve had to overcome over the past few years and I’m just grateful for them. The experience they have gained will change their whole future life, he added, no matter what happens in their life: to be men, husbands, fathers, work in the real world, whether it be in the national football league or getting a job outside of it. They will gain confidence that they can overcome everything.”
“This is a group to be remembered, to be remembered for what they have done and just for the consistency they have shown in trying to get better and be better in getting this program back on track. move forward, and they played a decisive, decisive role in this.
Here is the full list of those awarded via FSU Sports Info – Note: Due to the impact of the COVID 2020 season on eligibility, participation in Senior Day is not necessarily a statement that today is a player’s last home game in the state of Florida.
Defensive tackle Fabienne Lovett, Vicksburg, Ms.
Guard Jarque McClellion, Delray Beach, Florida.
Wide receiver Keishon Helton, Pensacola, Florida.
Defenseman Jamie Robinson, Cordele, Georgia.
Linebacker Tatum Bethune, Miami, Florida.
Tight end Wyatt Rector, Leesburg, Florida.
Wide receiver Mike Roussos, New Port Richey, FL.
Linebacker Amari Gainer, Tallahassee, Florida.
Linebacker Leonard Warner III, Snellville, GA.
Longsnapper Garrett Murray, Tampa, Florida.
Forward Kayden Liles, Tampa, Florida.
Forward D’Mitry Emmanuel, Charlotte, NC
Forward Dillan Gibbons, St. Petersburg, Florida.
Forward Jazzton Ternetin, Ellenwood, Georgia.
Wide receiver Ontaria Wilson, Ashburn, GA.
Wide receiver Fernando Padron, Weston, Fla.
Tight End Camren McDonald, Long Beach, California.
Defensive tackle Robert Cooper, Lilburn, GA.