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Wednesday October 31, 2012 On this date in Gators history: Oct. 31, 1998

DJohnson Doug Johnson threw for two scores, rushed for one and even caught a touchdown pass on a razzle-dazzle pass from wideout Travis McGriff in UF’s 38-7 rout of rival Georgia.

Or as the next-day's headline in The Orlando Sentinel screamed two big, bold words:


The Gators won going away despite surrendering 461 yards of offense, thanks to four Bulldogs turnovers, and avenged a loss the year before -- Coach Steve Spurrier’s only defeat in the series -- that knocked UF out of the SEC title hunt.

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