FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016 file photo, Florida head coach Jim McElwain runs out on the field before the first half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game between Alabama and Florida in Atlanta. Jim McElwain was somber and solemn Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 mirroring how millions of Floridians felt following Hurricane Irma. he Florida coach’s tone surely resonated across the Sunshine State, which was dealing with displaced families, damaged homes, significant flooding and widespread power loss. He hopes his team’s performance Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 against 23rd-ranked Tennessee
FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016 file photo, Florida head coach Jim McElwain runs out on the field before the first half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game between Alabama and Florida in Atlanta. Jim McElwain was somber and solemn Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 mirroring how millions of Floridians felt following Hurricane Irma. he Florida coach’s tone surely resonated across the Sunshine State, which was dealing with displaced families, damaged homes, significant flooding and widespread power loss. He hopes his team’s performance Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 against 23rd-ranked Tennessee 2-0) will do the same.
FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016 file photo, Florida head coach Jim McElwain runs out on the field before the first half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game between Alabama and Florida in Atlanta. Jim McElwain was somber and solemn Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 mirroring how millions of Floridians felt following Hurricane Irma. he Florida coach’s tone surely resonated across the Sunshine State, which was dealing with displaced families, damaged homes, significant flooding and widespread power loss. He hopes his team’s performance Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 against 23rd-ranked Tennessee 2-0) will do the same.

David Whitley: Hurricane Irma: Florida college football seasons could be gone with the wind

September 13, 2017 4:00 AM