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Mike Bianchi

Columnist Open MikeWriter

Orlando Sentinel columnist Mike Bianchi is one of the foremost sports voices in the Southeast.

He covers many teams, including the Orlando Magic, Florida Gators, UCF Knights and Florida State Seminoles.

Mike's favorite quote: "The job of a sports columnist is to observe the battle from the mountain top and then ride down and bayonet the wounded."

Recent Articles

  • Will Muschamp fired as Florida football coach

    Will Muschamp fired as Florida football coach

    Will Muschamp has been fired as the Florida Gators’ head coach, two sources confirmed to the Orlando Sentinel. UF announced the decision in a news release shortly after 1 p.m. "Upon evaluation of our football program, we are not where the program needs to be and should be," Florida athletic director...

  • Test summer reading

    Test summer reading

    When summer begins, it stretches out with such a luxury of time that it seems like we could read almost anything, writes book critic David L. Ulin in his essay on summer reading. Our summer books preview includes a total of 156 book picks: below you’ll find thrillers and young adult books, history...