The phone rang, and when I picked it up, I could almost hear the grins of Steve Spurrier wafting over the AT&T airwaves when I said: “So, you’re a Head Ball Coach again! Congratulations. I’m so happy for you.” In case you missed the announcement March 20, the Alliance of American Football, an eight-team development … Continue reading The Real Reason Steve Spurrier Chose To Be The HBC Again

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Resuscitation of the Ocala Quarterback Club, a possible second book with Steve Spurrier and new ‘Our Town’ show on Facebook Live are latest projects for this veteran journalist and best-selling author.

When the University of Florida football team opens its season next month, Ocala’s Buddy Martin will be there in the press box again, covering the gridiron action like he’s been doing since his college days there more than 50 years ago.

He hasn’t been there for every game or even every season, but during his long career as a journalist and college football observer he estimated that he’s written somewhere between 1.5 million to 2 million words about the Gators. A New York Times bestselling author, five of the eight books he’s written have been about the Gators.

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