83 Days Until Florida Gator Football

#83 – Dwayne Dixon, WR (1980-83)

Dwayne Keith Dixon was home-grown in Gainesville, Florida, where he played youth football, high school football, college football (1980-1983  under Charley Pell) before returning to coach as an assistant under Steve Spurrier and Ron Zook from 1994-2004.

As a player, Dwayne was a leading receiver with 589 yards his junior year, 596 his senior year. He was first-team All-SEC as a senior, honorable mention All-American, and recipient of the Gator Fergie Ferguson Award.  He was named a Gator Great in 1997 by the UF Athletic Association.


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