Swamp247: A Florida Gators football podcast

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Time to panic about UF's defense?

Time to panic about UF's defense?

  • 0:29:19
  • 11 hours ago

The Swamp247 Podcast is back and takes a look at some listener questions on the 5-star Mailbag, which primarily features the defensive breakdowns. Thomas Goldkamp and Blake Alderman tackle the defense, what areas the unit can improve in and whether it's time to panic with only a few games left until the SEC Championship Game. They also talk College Football Playoff rankings and more.

Episodes of This Show

  • Breaking down a ho-hum Vandy win

    Breaking down a ho-hum Vandy win

    • 0:39:14
    • 2 days ago

    No. 6 Florida cruised through another game against Vanderbilt, knocking off the Commodores 38-17 in what coach Dan Mullen described as a "ho-hum" performance. Blake Alderman and Thomas Goldkamp stop to break down the outing, provide the latest on Kyle Trask in the Heisman Trophy race and answer several listener questions on the 5-star Mailbag segment.

  • Is Florida a championship team?

    Is Florida a championship team?

    • 0:27:37
    • 6 days ago

    No. 6 Florida heads to Vanderbilt this weekend, looking to continue its march toward a championship. Blake Alderman and Thomas Goldkamp discuss reasons why the Gators should be viewed as a legitimate championship team and also reasons why doubting whether the Gators are capable of winning one exist. They also break down the Vanderbilt game, which should prove a relatively simple task for Florida.

  • Kyle Trask surges in Heisman race

    Kyle Trask surges in Heisman race

    • 0:31:40
    • 9 days ago

    Florida blasted Arkansas 63-35 as quarterback Kyle Trask cemented himself as a Heisman Trophy candidate by throwing six touchdown passes. Blake Alderman and Thomas Goldkamp break down the Gators' win over the Razorbacks and where the program is at with four regular season games remaining. They also dive into what happens at quarterback in the future once Trask is gone as part of the 5-star Mailbag feature.

  • Feleipe Franks returns to the Swamp

    Feleipe Franks returns to the Swamp

    • 0:28:35
    • 13 days ago

    Former Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks will return to the Swamp, heading a resurgent Arkansas team as he meets his former program. The Gators are sitting atop the SEC East after knocking off the Georgia Bulldogs, looking to inch one step closer to Atlanta and the SEC Championship Game. Blake Alderman and Thomas Goldkamp break down the matchup after a turbulent week.

  • Down goes Georgia

    Down goes Georgia

    • 0:33:57
    • 16 days ago

    Florida finally secured a long-awaited win over rival Georgia, cementing itself as the clear favorite to represent the SEC East in Atlanta at year's end. Blake Alderman and Thomas Goldkamp break down the major win over the Bulldogs and its implications going forward. They also tackle a turbulent Monday in the SEC with at least four programs now battling COVID-19 outbreaks, including this week's opponent, Arkansas.

  • UF ready for huge UGA showdown

    UF ready for huge UGA showdown

    • 0:32:35
    • 20 days ago

    Coming off a much-improved all-around performance in a win over Missouri, No. 8 Florida heads to Jacksonville to take on rival No. 5 Georgia. The winner will build a two-game cushion in the SEC East. Thomas Goldkamp and Blake Alderman discuss Florida's improvement last week and what it means heading into this monumental division showdown, offering a preview of the matchups and a discussion of the long-term implications of the game for the program moving forward.

  • UF lands a 5-star & Mizzou preview

    UF lands a 5-star & Mizzou preview

    • 0:25:59
    • 28 days ago

    The Florida Gators landed a commitment from a 5-star prospect in the 2022 recruiting class on Wednesday evening, giving Dan Mullen and his staff some significant momentum on the recruiting trail. Blake Alderman discusses that commitment and then he and Thomas Goldkamp break down Florida's upcoming game against Missouri now that the Gators are back in action following a two-week shutdown after a COVID-19 outbreak.

  • Containing COVID & UF hoops starts up

    Containing COVID & UF hoops starts up

    • 0:36:23
    • 1 month ago

    Florida football is still shut down as the Gators work to contain a COVID-19 outbreak that has seen at least 31 players test positive for the virus in October. Thomas Goldkamp and Blake Alderman discuss where that leaves UF currently, breaking down the current situation and what it means for the rest of the season. They also dive into the start of the UF hoops season now that the non-conference schedule is finalized, as well as discuss some recent recruiting developments. Finally, the 5-star mailbag question of the episode answers what UF must do to contend for a national championship on the gridiron this season.

  • Emergency Pod: UF-LSU Postponed

    Emergency Pod: UF-LSU Postponed

    • 0:17:28
    • 1 month ago

    Following the postponement of the Florida-LSU game until Dec. 12 due to a COVID-19 outbreak on the UF football team, Thomas Goldkamp and Blake Alderman stop to discuss the ramifications of the schedule change and provide the latest on the major outbreak on the team.