Florida vs. Florida State by the numbers: It’s over at halftime * Florida

Florida (6-5, 3-5) at No. 16 Florida State (8-3, 5-3)

6:30 p.m. CST Friday (ABC)

Doak S. Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee, Florida

1 The SEC team has three players with at least 560 rushing yards during the 2022 season. Florida RB Montrell Johnson has 742 yards and nine TDs on 127 rushing attempts, QB Anthony Richardson has 609 yards and nine TDs on 93 rushing attempts and RB Trevor Etienne has 576 yards and five TDs on 93 carries.

3 Players in the nation have at least 2,300 passing yards, 600 rushing yards, 12 TD passes and nine TD runs in 2022, including Florida QB Anthony Richardson. Richardson has 2,351 passing yards, 14 TD passes, 609 rushing yards and nine TD runs this season. The other players are LSU QB Jayden Daniels and Duke QB Riley Leonard.


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4 Back-to-back streaks by at least 25 points for Florida State, the longest active streak in the nation. After a three-game losing streak to Wake Forest, North Carolina State and Clemson, the Seminoles have beaten Georgia Tech 41-16 on Oct. 29, Miami (Fla.) 45-3 on Nov. 5, Syracuse 38 -3 on Nov. 12 and Louisiana 49-17 on Nov. 19.

5.9 yards per rushing attempt averaged by Florida and 5.5 yards per rushing attempt averaged by Florida State this season. The Gators lead the SEC in yards per carry and the Seminoles lead the ACC in yards per carry. Florida’s defense allowed an average of 4.5 yards per carry and Florida State’s defense allowed an average of 3.7 yards per carry in 2022.

6 Consecutive games with at least 200 yards for Florida State, the longest active streak in the nation and the Seminoles’ best since 1995.

7 Of Florida’s Anthony Richardson’s 33 career TDs, they have gone at least 70 yards after he threw a 74-yard TD pass in the Gators’ 31-24 loss to Vanderbilt last week. Richardson has four TD passes of at least 70 yards and three TD runs of at least 70 yards.

9 Wins and four losses for Florida State when the Seminoles are ranked in the AP Poll and the Gators are not, which has been the case this season, with FSU ranked No. 16 this week. Over the past 40 seasons, Florida State has a 6-1 record against Florida in that event, with the loss coming in 2004 when the Gators upended the No. 10 Seminoles 20-13.

9 Rushing TDs each for Florida RB Montrell Johnson Jr. and QB Anthony Richardson this season. The Gators had a season in which two players had at least 10 rushing TDs. In 2008, Tim Tebow ran for 12 TDs and Percy Harvin for 10 for Florida.

22 Back-to-back Florida-Florida State games have been won by the team leading or tied at halftime. The most recent Sunshine Showdown in which the team trailing at halftime won the game came in 1998, when Florida erased a 12-10 halftime deficit to win 23-12. Florida won the 2021 game 24-21 after the game was tied 7-7 at halftime.

37 Wins for Florida, 26 wins for Florida State and two ties in a row. Florida leads the series 14-13-1 in Tallahassee.

146 Florida State has scored more points than its opponents in the first half of this season. The Seminoles have a 230-84 scoring advantage before halftime in 2022. Florida has been outscored 209-187 in the first half this season. In the second half of 2022, Florida State has outscored its opponents 159-117 and Florida State has outscored its opponents 156-131.

434 Games have been played by Florida since it recently ended the longest scoring streak in major college football history at 58 games. The Gators haven’t been shutout since losing to Auburn 16-0 on Oct. 29, 1988.

510 Yards have been averaged by Florida’s offense when playing on its opponent’s home field this season. The Gators piled up 1,531 yards on Tennessee, Texas A&M and Vanderbilt – 477 rushing and 1,054 passing. Florida has won 42 percent of its passes for the 2022 season through three games.

1,601 Career rushing for Florida State’s Jordan Travis, the greatest punter in school history. Travis needs one passing TD and one rushing TD to crack the top 10 in FSU history in each of those categories. Travis has 42 TD passes and 22 TD runs in his career at Florida State.


Mark Inabinett is a sports reporter for Alabama Media Group. Follow him on Twitter at @AMarkG1.