Vanderbilt Football First Look: Florida

Vanderbilt football First-look Florida

Florida football visits Vanderbilt on Saturday in Nashville. Here is your first look at Florida Gators.

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Florida Season So Far

Date Opponent Time TV Result
9/3 vs. Utah 7:00 PM ET ESPN W 29-26
9/10 vs. Kentucky 7:00 PM ET ESPN L 16-26
9/17 vs. South Florida 7:30 PM ET SECN W 31-28
9/24 at Tennessee 3:30 PM ET CBS L 33-38
10/2 vs. Eastern Washington 12:00 PM ET ESP+ W 52-17
10/8 vs. Missouri 12:00 PM ET ESPNU W 24-17
10/15 vs. LSU 7:00 PM ET ESPN L 35-45
10/29 vs. Georgia 3:30 PM ET CBS/PAR+ L 20-42
11/5 at Texas A&M 12:00 PM ET ESPN W 41-24
11/12 vs. South Carolina 4:00 PM ET SECN W 38-6
11/19 at Vanderbilt 12:00 PM ET SECN
11/25 at Florida State 7:30 PM ET ABC

Key Stats (per game)

Stat Vanderbilt Florida
Scoring Offense 26.4 31.9
Scoring Defense 35.2 26.9
Total Offense 363.0 438.5
Rushing Offense 159.7 225.3
Passing Offense 203.3 213.2
Team Passing Eff. 131.8 130.2
Total Defense 457.8 421.0
Rushing Defense 164.3 171.2
Pass Yards Allowed 293.5 249.8
Team Pass Eff. Def. 161.4 133.8
Turnover Margin 0.00 1.00

Florida Injuries and Suspensions

[CB] Devin Moore (Shoulder) – Out
[WR] Ja’Quavion Fraziars (Shoulder) – Questionable
[WR] Justin Shorter (Hamstring) – Questionable
[TE] Arlis Boardingham (Upper Body) – Out
[TE] Keon Zipperer (Knee) – Out
[OL] David Conner (Redshirt) – Out
[QB] Jack Miller III (Thumb) – Out

Source: statfox.com

Challenges for Vanderbilt

Vanderbilt is coming off a rare SEC win against Kentucky. If Vandy can win its final two games they’ll be bowl eligible. Florida seems to have improved as the season progressed. Anthony Richardson is the key to the Gator’s offensive prowess. Richardson has 1,951 yards passing so far in 2022 while completing 142 passes on 258 pass attempts. He’s thrown for 18 touchdowns and 13 interceptions. In his four most recent games played he has six touchdown passes and no interceptions. Richardson is also a running threat. He’s got 584 yards on 89 rushing attempts for nine touchdowns.

Saturday‘s game kicks off at 11:00 AM CT (12:00 PM). Watch this SEC football game on the SEC Network.

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