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Florida State rivalry special to Weary

Florida State rivalry special to Weary

The Gators knew the importance of the Southeastern Conference schedule during their mid-90s dominance, but at the end of the season was always an important game against the Seminoles.

“It was big,” former Florida defensive back Fred Weary said. “Everybody claimed Georgia was our No. 1 rival, but during that great 90s run, Florida State was clearly our rival. They were the only team that could compete with us.” Weary’s comment wasn’t meant to diminish the importance of the SEC schedule. The Georgia game is always the most important one to older Florida fans that remember the...

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