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Florida coach Jim McElwain speaks at SEC Media Days on Tuesday.

With Florida done at SEC Media Days, attention shifts toward season opener

Welcome to another installment of Good Morning, Gators, SEC Country’s daily morning column covering Florida athletics with beat writer Jordan McPherson. Here’s a look at what you might have missed on Wednesday:

The countdown to Michigan begins

With Florida’s time at SEC Media Days done, attention moves on to the start of fall camp and, eventually, the Gators’ season opener against Michigan. A good amount of Florida players still remember their last meeting against the Wolverines — a 41-7 loss in the Citrus Bowl to close out the 2015 season. Players said the loss is motivating them to start the 2017 season on the right foot.

In other Florida football news

Florida baseball

Fifteen players returning to the Gators baseball team for the 2018 season are playing in various summer leagues around the country. A full list can be found here. That list fails to include the Gators’ 13-player freshman class coming to campus this fall, a group that once again puts Florida near the top of the college baseball recruiting circle.

Awards and honors

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What they’re saying on Twitter

Offensive line coach Brad Davis:

Gators softball:

Quarterback Jake Allen:

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