BREAKING: Florida Gators fire head football coach Dan Mullen, university says

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida has fired head football coach Dan Mullen, according to the university.

The Gator’s athletics director, Scott Stricklin, announced the two would part ways.

The Gators are 5-6 on the season, 2-6 in the SEC.

Special teams coordinator/running backs coach, Greg Knox will be the interim head coach, according to the Gators.

Stricklin will hold a news conference at 3 p.m. to provide more details.

Bailey Husker

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