Let The Florida Gators Rule Your Bank Checks

By Alan Plastin

There are a multitude of ways that you can show your team spirit when it comes to your favorite school or team, but one of the easiest and best ways is to purchase personal bank checks that support the school and team themselves. If you are a fan of the University of Florida and the Florida Gators, and you're tired of plain bank checks, then what are you waiting for?

The University of Florida is located in Gainesville, Florida. It has been in operation in its current location since'06. It is considered a "Public Ivy" school and in 2010 was ranked as 47th amongst universities in U.S. News & World Report.

Of course, it's the athletic programs that usually get the most attention. The University of Florida's Florida Gators compete in the Eastern Division of the Southeastern Conference. The school has won 25 national championships in its 103 year history of intercollegiate sports competition. Seventeen of those are NCAA titles and they have also won 219 national championships.

Since'86, the Florida Gators have won an impressive' of the last 23 SEC All-Sports Trophies. This gives them the edge of possessing the best overall athletics program in the Southeastern Conference. The University of Tennessee and the University of Georgia are their main rivals.

When they won against Ohio State University in the 2006 BCS National Championship Game, the University of Florida became the only Division I school in NCAA history to have the football and basketball titles during the same year. The football team also went 12-1 in the 2008 season and won its 8th SEC Championship.

Since'06 when Florida fielded its first varsity football team, the Florida Gators football team has played in 36 bowl games, won 3 national championships and 8 Southeastern Conference championships, given the country-5 All-Americans, 35 NFL first round draft choices, and 3 Heisman Trophy winners.

The men's basketball team went to the Final Four and won their first Southeastern Conference Tournament title in 2005, beating the University of Kentucky, their most important rival. They repeated their win in 2006 and then won the first basketball National Championship in the history of the state of Florida on April 3, 2006 in Indianapolis. In 2007, the Gators won against the Arkansas Razorbacks to win the SEC tournament title for the third successive year. They are one of the only schools that have ever won 3 successive SEC Tournaments next to Kentucky and Alabama.

You basically have two great check series to pick from. The first one is for the true crazy friends, the ones that yell at the coaches and get into arguments with the opposing side. These checks are the University of Florida #1 Fan check series. You can also buy coordinating accessories with these checks, too. The other series is the University of Florida checks that showcase the school's emblem and colors.

Keep in mind that you can save as much as 50% when you order online from a trustworthy website. They will get to you in a couple of days and you'll have a wide selection of checks to pick from. - 31382

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