And so we come to the fall of 2012.
It's been a long, frustrating two years for Florida Gators fans. The simple mention of the name John Brantley triggers a shudder. Bring up Steve Addazio to a Gators fan, and regardless of your age and gender, you'll be lucky to walk away with both legs protruding from your waist and both arms attached to your shoulders. And if you dare to ask where the next Tim Tebow savior is, good luck living more than 24 hours.
But that was then, and this is now. And this is Bleacher Report, the best place on the web to find a slideshow presentation previewing each Florida football game, complete with scouting reports, opponent game plans, keys for the Gators and score predictions all in place.
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