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The running backs: Emmitt Smith was in the Heisman top 10 twice for Gators

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Once, the first thing an opponent had to stop at the University of Florida was the featured running back. Once, that wasn’t easy to do. In those pre-Spurrier days, before the Fun ‘N Gun and the quarterbacks and all of those wide receivers, the Gators had a formidable running game featuring Emmitt and Errict and all the rest. Perhaps, in the years to come, the Gators will again. What comes first? The return of the great quarterback or the return…

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Emmitt Smith withdraws as judge due to Donald Trump controversy

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Former University of Florida and Dallas Cowboy running back Emmitt Smith seems to be as elusive as ever. This time, he’s running away from the controversy of presidential candidate Donald Trump. Smith announced he is withdrawing as a judge for the upcoming Miss USA Pageant as a way of distancing himself from Trump’s assertions that Mexican immigrants add to the number of rapists and drug-dealers in this country. Trump is partial owner of the Miss USA Pageant. The comments have…

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