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Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
Florida Athletic Director Scott Stricklin announced Thursday that Saturday's home opener vs. Northern Colorado has been canceled due to Hurricane Irma.

No makeup date is scheduled. Per FloridaGators.com:
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"We have been in constant communication this week with University and government officials," said Florida Athletics Director Scott Stricklin. "As the Hurricane's track has approached the state of Florida, it's become obvious that playing a football game is not the right thing to do. The focus of our state and region needs to be on evacuations and relief efforts. There is a tremendous amount of stress currently on the roads of this state, and the availability of gas, water and other supplies are at critical levels. Playing a college football game Saturday would only add to that stress.
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jimmy the leg80 months
Makes sense. Last year also made sense...if you were the Florida AD and had the SEC in your pocket. Aleva got his shite pushed in AND we lost. Now to go to the Swamp back to back seasons.
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Hangit80 months
At least there really was a hurricane close this time. I seent it.
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1badboy81 months
Snow flakes can't play in rain!!!
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Godfather181 months
I swear, that fricker must pound at least 3 pots of black coffee a day to have chiclets that yellow.
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Jimmy2shoes81 months
What? Florida bungles a home game for a storm? Forfeit U
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Winston Cup81 months
does anyone know what day Northern Colorado was supposed to leave? seems like it would be really relevant here.
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LesnarF581 months
I get it the hurricane and God bless the people of Fla. but this fricking school doesn't even try to play the game at another venue. Mind boggling to say the least. I can't stand Fla. HC butter bean tooth! I hope after one of our many TD's coach O goes for 2 because he can't go for 3.
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ChunkyLover5481 months
Northern Colorado was scheduled to leave Thursday morning. Why so late with decision?
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ChunkyLover5481 months
Northern Colorado was scheduled to leave Thursday morning. Why so late with decision?
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monsterballads81 months
Ducking Northern Colorado in football? A new low snaggle.
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Shiftyplus181 months
How has no one told that butter-bean toothed, droopey-eyed frick about teeth brightening treatments? He's a middle aged man who is constantly getting his picture taken. Close your lips or go to a fricking dentist.
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