Florida loses 1,000-yard rusher Mike Gillislee but hopes that a struggling passing offense uses the offseason to become more of a threat.
The top offseason priority for Florida's defense is finding a replacement for stalwart middle linebacker Jon Bostic. The role of leader in the middle could fall to Antonio Morrison.
The Gators are still haunted by a winless October last season, but they're using those painful memories to fuel offseason workouts and improve in 2012.
Florida junior forward Erik Murphy is blossoming on the court and maturing off of it after an offseason brush with the law.
With a satisfying Gator Bowl win, Florida finally has some positive momentum heading into another offseason of rebuilding.