Gators WR Antonio Callaway, QB Treon Harris still suspended

FORT LAUDERDALE — Florida’s spring practice period is over, but the suspensions of wide receiver Antonio Callaway and quarterback Treon Harris continue.

Florida quarterback Treon Harris (3) and Florida wide receiver Antonio Callaway (81) walk off the field together at the end of an NCAA college football game against Georgia, Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Jacksonville, Fla. Florida beat Georgia 27-3. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
Florida quarterback Treon Harris (3) and Florida wide receiver Antonio Callaway (81) walk off the field together at the end of an NCAA college football game against Georgia, Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Jacksonville, Fla. Florida beat Georgia 27-3. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

Before speaking to the Broward County Gator Club on Wednesday evening, coach Jim McElwain confirmed that Callaway and Harris are still suspended. Continue reading “Gators WR Antonio Callaway, QB Treon Harris still suspended”

Mailbag: What should be expected from Gators offensive line in 2016?

You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers.

Florida Gators and Florida Atlantic Owls players line up before a snap during the second half of the game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on November 21, 2015 in Gainesville, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)
Florida Gators and Florida Atlantic Owls players line up before a snap during the second half of the game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on November 21, 2015 in Gainesville, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

With less than two weeks to go before Florida’s spring football game, it’s time for another Gators mailbag.

If you weren’t able to ask a question this week, send your questions for future mailbags via Twitter, e-mail (achiang@pbpost.com) or Facebook). Continue reading “Mailbag: What should be expected from Gators offensive line in 2016?”

Mailbag: Does WR Tyrie Cleveland have a chance to start as freshman?

As we move closer to Florida’s spring football game, let’s take some time to answer some of your questions.

Tyrie Cleveland (Photo from 247 Sports)
Tyrie Cleveland (Photo from 247 Sports)

If you weren’t able to ask a question this week, send your questions for future mailbags via Twitter, e-mail (achiang@pbpost.com) or Facebook.) Continue reading “Mailbag: Does WR Tyrie Cleveland have a chance to start as freshman?”

Attorney believes suspended Gators WR Antonio Callaway should be back with team

Jim McElwain didn’t give many details regarding the suspensions of sophomore wide receiver Antonio Callaway and junior quarterback Treon Harris.

Florida quarterback Treon Harris (3) and Florida wide receiver Antonio Callaway (81) walk off the field together at the end of an NCAA college football game against Georgia, Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Jacksonville, Fla. Florida beat Georgia 27-3. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
Florida quarterback Treon Harris (3) and Florida wide receiver Antonio Callaway (81) walk off the field together at the end of an NCAA college football game against Georgia, Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Jacksonville, Fla. Florida beat Georgia 27-3. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

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“They’re still doing some school work and that kind of stuff,” McElwain said Tuesday on the eve of Florida’s first spring practice. “But they haven’t been with us since January and they won’t be with us as we’re rolling, so you won’t see those guys out there at practice. Guys, that will be the last that we talk about that.” Continue reading “Attorney believes suspended Gators WR Antonio Callaway should be back with team”

Stuff to get you ready for start of Florida Gators spring football

The Gators begin spring football this afternoon.

 Florida Gators players celebrate after the game against the Vanderbilt Commodores at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Gainesville, Florida. By winning this game, the Gators clinch the SEC East and will head to the SEC Championship game in Atlanta for this first time since 2009. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)
Florida Gators players celebrate after the game against the Vanderbilt Commodores at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Gainesville, Florida. By winning this game, the Gators clinch the SEC East and will head to the SEC Championship game in Atlanta for this first time since 2009. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Florida will hold 15 spring practices, including its annual spring football game on Friday, April 8 at 7 p.m in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. It will mark the first time the Gators have held their spring game on a Friday night. Continue reading “Stuff to get you ready for start of Florida Gators spring football”

Suspended Antonio Callaway, Treon Harris set to miss spring practice for undisclosed reasons

GAINESVILLE — Spring practice hasn’t started yet, but the Gators are already without two important offensive players.

Florida quarterback Treon Harris (3) and Florida wide receiver Antonio Callaway (81) walk off the field together at the end of an NCAA college football game against Georgia, Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Jacksonville, Fla. Florida beat Georgia 27-3. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
Florida quarterback Treon Harris (3) and Florida wide receiver Antonio Callaway (81) walk off the field together at the end of an NCAA college football game against Georgia, Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Jacksonville, Fla. Florida beat Georgia 27-3. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

Florida coach Jim McElwain revealed Tuesday that sophomore wide receiver Antonio Callaway and junior quarterback Treon Harris have not been with the team since January and will miss spring football. McElwain did not give a reason for their absence, and declined to say whether they were suspended or give a timeline for their return. Continue reading “Suspended Antonio Callaway, Treon Harris set to miss spring practice for undisclosed reasons”

Florida Gators 2016 spring practice preview: Wide receivers

With the start of spring practice inching closer — March 9 — we’ll take a look at the state of each position. We focus on the wide receivers today, and shift to a different position each day leading up to the start of spring practice. Continue reading “Florida Gators 2016 spring practice preview: Wide receivers”

Watch: Florida Gators release hype video with start of spring practice days away

Spring football is right around the corner.

Quincy Wilson #6 of the Florida Gators looks on during the second half of the game against the Vanderbilt Commodores at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Gainesville, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)
Quincy Wilson #6 of the Florida Gators looks on during the second half of the game against the Vanderbilt Commodores at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Gainesville, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

The Gators will take the field for their first spring practice on March 9. That’s 12 days away! Here’s a hype video Florida released Thursday to keep you satisfied until then. Continue reading “Watch: Florida Gators release hype video with start of spring practice days away”