Ortega Would Love To Strap It On Once More Premium Story


By Franz Beard
GatorCountry.com Managing Editor
Date: May 16, 2006

MIAMI --- Late at night, when the house is dark and he's sound asleep, Ralph Ortega has this recurring dream. He's young again, suited up in his Florida football uniform, and he's leading the Gators out of the tunnel at The Swamp with 90,000 of his closest friends standing on their feet, roaring their approval. When he wakes up, he realizes that it was just a dream and nothing more, but that doesn't stop him from wishing that just once this dream could come true.

  Please sign in or subscribe to read the rest of this story...


You may also:
  • View the FREE FightinGators.com Story Archive
  • Join other fans on the FightinGators.com Forums
  • Return to the FightinGators.com Front Page











  • Related Stories
    Hagood Knows Where Meyer Is Coming From
     -by FightinGators.com  May 17, 2006
    Reviewing the draft: New England Patriots
     -by ScoutNFLNetwork.com  May 17, 2006
    Patriots Minicamp Report: Day One
     -by PatriotsInsider.com  May 13, 2006

    MAGAZINE COVERAGE
    Get the 2014 Recruiting Yearbook and a full year of Fightin' Gators Magazine with an Annual Total Access Pass.
    Sign Up Today!

    Upgrade Now!
    Free Email Newsletter
    Don't miss any news or features from FightinGators.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
    Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

    Add Topics to My HotList
    Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
    Football > Florida > Alumni
    [View My HotList]