Semi-hysteria currently prevails in college football and knee-jerk journalism fosters Internet click-bait which can create false media narratives. So I thought it best to withhold my commentary about the curious state of Florida football until now. But it’s time. I am not a “let’s-fire-the-coach.com” guy. But in the short analysis, storm clouds are gathering over … Continue reading There’s Trouble In Hogtown, Where A Triage Is Needed
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.