Scrimmage in the Books

A year ago, a big question mark in Athens was the running backs. Richard Samuel was hurt and Caleb King was in the spotlight. By fall practice, Samuel was shining in scrimmages and King was struggling, unprepared to lead. We…

Urban Meyer Don’t Bark, Y’all

The AJC’s Alexis Stevens reported in a blurb in friday’s sports’ section that “Meyer barks at writer.” I’d like to see him try that power trip crap with me, because I’d full on drown him out. Urban is a control…

DAWGS ‘Tween The Hedges Seeking 11+ Wins

DEAR DAWGS: It is time to stand up as a program and claim our destiny. Nothing less than ten wins per year from now on – and eleven wins is really the new ten when you consider the extended length…

Can 3-4 Cover GEORGIA’s Problems

We have had so many dope skill position athletes at GEORGIA since I started school there in 1990: Hines Ward, Knowshon Moreno, Garrison Hearst, Matthew Stafford, Andre Hastings, David Greene, AJ Green, Eric Zeier, the Edwards brothers, Ben Watson, Champ…

Prediction: Aaron Murray Will Win Starting QB Spot

When you are the starting QB on a team with 10 returning offensive starters, game management and precision are of the utmost importance to your eventual success. I have a hunch, Aaron Murray will be the most-prepared to lead the…

Let’s Get Back to Football

Spring means flowers and showers and March Madness for some …. For us, spring means FOOTBALL. G-Day Game is April 10th at 2pm, and until then, it’s time to get back to football practice for the returning UGA players. We…

DAWG Claims School First, an NCAA Indoor Championship

A Big Hairy Blawg Congratulations to UGA Sophomore Track Star Torrin Lawrence. He won the NCAA Championship with a time of 45.23 seconds in the indoor 400-meter dash. I wonder: Can He Catch Passes?

Year 1 of the Coach Mark Fox Regime Is In The Books

Hot-shooting Freshman John Jenkins came off the Vandy bench for 25 points in Nashville tonight. Veteran Vandy Coach Stallings’ defensive strategy of collapsing on Trey Thompkins worked so well in the first half that the Commodores were able to establish…

Bit of a Two-Man, Streaky Half in Nashville

Beal and Leslie Put on Two-Man Show In Streaky Half of Play: Vandy led most of the half on the shooting prowess of All-SEC Senior Guard Justin Beal (12 pts.) and takes to the locker room in Nashville with a…

Dawgs ready to rumble in NashVEGAS at 10 pm

This is a near-home game for Vanderbilt University, from Nashville, but I predict GEORGIA will pull out the win because we need it. See, #20 Vandy is in the big tourney – March Madness- regardless of the outcome of this…

Ben Watson to Play for Browns

Mr. Watson is now the former Patriots’ Tight End. The one-time Duke transfer to GEORGIA and UGA weightlifting record-holder, is now the professional property of the Cleveland Browns, where a familiar barking will ring in his ears for three years,…

UGA Wins Hog-Dawg Rodeo in Nashville, Contender?

We won outside the state. That is a first for new Head Coach Mark Fox. Courtney Fortson is an Arkansas A. I. – literally an Iverson-like player: slashing, scoring, shooting, dunking at 5′ 10″. But our overall team was stronger….

Unbelievable FACT: UGA Playing for Two-Out-of-Three SEC TITLES

And it’s halftime in NashVEGAS. I’m in The ATL full and happy. Had the best fried chicken in the city at Wisteria and three mini desserts. The starter had been a crab bisque and some hand-crafted cocktails…and then the DAWG-Hog…

CLEMSON-DAWGS spring game talk brings flood

Memories of Beating Clemson: 1. Nirvana was in ATHENS at the 40 Watt that night, and it was my only chance to ever see them play. But it was in competition with a highly-ranked Clemson (I think they were #12)…

What if?

Picture yourself not at work today in a cubicle. Think of a drained river valley instead, a stadium, let’s say. STADIUM LIGHTS, CROWD NOISE, STADIUM LIGHTS, CROWD NOISE. Instead of a rainy wednesday…It’s Saturday Night, in Athens, and the autumnal…

More Tebow-Shockley Trivia

TRIVIA: As a part-time playing specialist / back up QB, which player won more SEC titles? Answer: They each won only one (both teams were ranked #3 or higher…by voting).

A rebuilding year

Florida and Tennessee beat us so badly it felt like old times. We was robbed by them dern refs in the LSU game. Okie State was a road test we were unprepared for. The Kentucky debacle was a tough give…

Due to extensive memoir rewrite I was unable to post in ’09

We dropped 5 games anyway. 2010 promises to be a much better year for all DAWGS…And I’ll be back!!!