There's a buzz around Gainesville with optimism for the 2019 football season. Head Coach Dan Mullen had the Gators ahead of schedule in 2018. Many key performers return for the 2018 Peach Bowl Champs. Three years stand out to Gators fans 1996, 2006 & 2008. These were the glory days in Gainesville with Coach Spurrier & Urban Meyer hoisting the championship trophy. Many in the know believe the Florida Gators will be back to the top sooner rather than later.
The Gators boast three Heisman Trophy Winners: Steve Spurrier ('66), Danny Wuerrfel ('96) and Tim Tebow ('07). In addition to their Heisman winners, Florida has twelve members of the College Football Hall of Fame headlined by Emmitt Smith, Jack Youngblood and Wes Chandler. The Swamp has always been a major destination for top talent. UF Fans have cheered for All-Americans for decades, most notably Fred Taylor, Jevon Kearse, Ike Hilliard and #15 Tim Tebow. If you are looking for the most hostile environment in the SEC, look no further than "The Swamp". Conference opponents dread making their way down to Gainesville to take on the orange & blue. Steve Spurrier Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium holds over 90,000 raucous Floridians.
Keep tabs on current Florida Gators in the NFL with signed pro items from Jordan Reed, Carlos Dunlap, Trey Burton, Dante Fowler Jr, Mike Pouncey, Vernon Hargreaves and more. Gators fans always circle the dates when Florida takes on Georgia, Tennessee, LSU and of course the Florida State Seminoles. Florida Gator collectors love to start with the Heisman QB Trio of Spurrier, Wuerrfel and Tebow. From there you can piece together top running backs Emmitt Smith, Fred Taylor and Eric Rhett.
Tim Tebow Autographed Memorabilia is the top selling Florida Gators item of all-time. Signed Blue Home #15 Jerseys with his signature on the back sell often. Former player and Coach Steve Spurrier is just as popular as Tebow, I mean they did name the field after him and all. The Head Ball Coach signed jerseys, photos, helmets and more for us and are available online. Sports Collectibles is the exclusive in-stadium auction provider for The University of Florida. Look for our "GameDay Auctions" stands inside Ben Hill Griffin Stadium each Saturday home game in the fall.