Saturday’s game will be an all-time first for Florida in its SEC schedule Sam Greenwood/Getty Images
GAINESVILLE, FL - OCTOBER 05: Ryan Parrish #15 of the Florida Gators runs for yardage after making a reception during the game against the Arkansas Razorbacks at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on October 5, 2013 in Gainesville, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

When the SEC makes it conference schedule it probably doesn’t put much stock into when cross-division rivals and foes meet up in the SEC. The divisional games almost always have the same date each year; Florida always plays Georgia Halloween weekend, the Gators always play Tennessee the third week of the season and always play Florida State to end the season.

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With that in mind, this stat becomes even more incredible to think about:

Granted, that number becomes two this year since the LSU game was moved, but to think that the SEC and former AD Jeremy Foley never had a road SEC West game in November scheduled for over 20 years is pretty incredible.

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