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USF’s Marlon Mack rolls over Temple for Sunshine award

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He opened the door to a bowl game. He closed the discussion over whether his coach would be back. He led the team’s biggest upset in years. Yeah, USF’s Marlon Mack deserves to be the Sunshine State Player of the Week, all right. Mack rolled for 230 yards, including touchdowns runs of 57 ad 48 yards and added a 20-yard reception for a score. He also passed 1,000 yards for the second straight season. When you add it the meaning of…

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Clutch kick leads Gators’ Austin Hardin to Sunshine State Player of Week

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One kick. That’s all. One kick, with all the pressures of a game that was going wrong, of the SEC East title in the air, with another kicker doing your job. One kick, and it changed everything. The University of Florida’s Austin Hardin made that kick, a 43-yarder, to pull out a 9-7 victory over Vanderbilt Saturday. He had been benched after going three-for-seven on the year, but with the game on the line, the Gators gave him a second…

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