The John DeBella Show

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The Florida Gators announced earlier this week that they would honor Tom Petty at this weekend’s game, and they didn’t back down!

“Let’s celebrate together what he meant to the world of music and what he meant to this community,” Florida athletic director Scott Stricklin said.

Over 90,000 Florida fans honored Gainesville native Tom Petty in between the third and fourth quarters by singing “I Won’t Back Down” in unison. Watch!