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Photo: Florida coach Will Muschamp following Saturday's win over Missouri.
The Gators wrapped up their SEC schedule on Saturday with a 14-7 win over Missouri.
Florida improved to 8-1 and finished 7-1 in the SEC. Here is what they wrote following the latest win in a comeback season for the Gators:
--The Gators shrugged off a scoreless first half to overcome Missouri in a not-so-pretty win writes David Jones of Florida Today.
--Florida doesn't always win pretty but Orlando Sentinel columnist Mike Bianchi says the Gators should not have to apologize for that.
--The Gators deserve applause for their 7-1 SEC finish writes Gainesville Sun columnist Pat Dooley.
--Gators freshman defensive lineman Jonathan Bullard played with a heavy heart Saturday in this notebook from Joe Morgan of the Sentinel.
--Gators true freshman DE Dante Fowler Jr. had a good first career start writes Antonya English of the Tampa Bay Times.
--Florida's record is pretty even if the way Gators win isn't writes Greg Stoda of the Palm Beach Post.
--Jason Lieser of the Palm Beach Post offers his SEC Bowl projections and where Gators might fit.
--Florida's defenses relishes challenge of picking up offense writes Michael DiRocco of ESPN.com.
--Interceptions, blocked field goal played key role in Florida's win over Missouri writes Hays Carlyon of Florida Times-Union.
--I've got a confession: I fell asleep before end of what turned into a classic Alabama-LSU game on Saturday night. In case you missed it, here is a bonus link from ESPN.com recapping the game.