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Top 10 Football/Academic Powerhouses
T-10. Florida Gators
Posted On 05.17, 2013

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GSR Ranking: 27

GSR: 76%

Sagarin Ranking: 24

AP Poll: 31

Record: 8-5

Life without Tebow, as expected, was a bit of a bumpy ride. But Florida didn't just lose the former Heisman winner after the 2009 season - eight other Gators were also taken in the first five rounds of the 2010 NFL Draft. That’s a lot of talent to replace and the Gators struggled, especially on defense, giving up over 30 points in five games. Tim Tebow's replacement John Brantley also had growing pains and the result was an 8-5 season. Coach Urban Meyer quit the program after the season because of health concerns, but he did leave with Florida having the third-highest graduation rate in the SEC.

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