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Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports
Louisiana Lafayette coach Billy Napier was officially announced as the new head coach of the Florida Gators on Sunday.

Napier is expected to coach the Ragin' Cajuns in the Sun Belt championship game on Dec. 4 and will arrive in Gainesville on Dec. 5.

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Great bloodlines....even tempered....did well with a few 3 stars and many 2 stars...as a longtime(late 50s) LSU fan, we may be sorry...as much as I hate to say it to Gator fans....I think he will do well
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A lot of people liked him so we'll see how he does in the sunshine state. Billy Napier is....FLORIDA MAN
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Fukin Sunbelt superstar. Congrats poor people.
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That is a ULL coach if I’ve ever seen one. I could totally see him rocking an affliction shirt with a gold chain standing in line at his favorite nightclub.
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I like the hire. Needs a good staff on D but he did a great job at UL-Lafayette
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Those silly #s look like a 12 year-old girl’s work. #insULting
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It is a big chance to take. He could wet the bed in FLA because it's too much, or he could prove to us why we missed out on him. However, there are several guys that we could hire that would be a more solid hire right off the bat. It's all about the odds and are you willing to take a chance. We will see in time. I hope we didn't mess up.
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What is LSU's bigger loss.. 21-0 or letting Nick Saban Jr. right under their nose slip away?
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WTF....LOL
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Nice. If he proves himself in Florida for a few years we can hire him when Saban retires
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