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From The Opening Play, This One Was Different

JACKSONVILLE --- From the opening play of the game, this one was different than what we've seen in the seven previous games. This was a Florida football team that came out playing hard, playing with purpose, determined and for once, ready to take the fight to an opponent on the first drive of the season. It was quite a difference from the post-game scene two weeks ago.

Two weeks ago in Baton Rouge, Urban Meyer broke down emotionally, frustrated and heart broken that his Gators were so close yet so far away in a 21-17 loss to LSU. Saturday evening, the same coach faced a packed media room full of reporters, many of whom were there when he lost it momentarily in Baton Rouge, only this time Meyer had a signature win under his belt and a football team that...

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