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Gators Learned from 2010 Loss to Alabama

The showdown between Alabama and Florida looked similar on paper last year. Both teams were highly ranked and came in undefeated, but the Gators left with a beating. It served as a wakeup call. Florida safety Josh Evans said lessons learned on the sideline in Tuscaloosa last year are the same lessons Florida players hope to carry through this game.

"It was a big wakeup call," Josh Evans said. "It makes you go into this game being ready and focusing on it, not worrying about everything else." Evans admitted that the focus wasn't where it should have been going into the game last year. He wouldn't say that players were selfish in their time of preparation before the game, but players didn't have their heads fully focused on the game. After...

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