4-1 runs have bookended 1-4 stretch

Over the past fifteen football games played by the University of Georgia, the Dawgs have won only nine and lost six, a fireable record for the head coach. With the win over Idaho State, UGA has gone 4-1 over five…

Looking at Division Schedules…Already

Thing about an early loss is: if you are going to drop a game, the most-recoverable games to lose in college football are definitely the earliest. You can recover and you know where you stand. We are currently last in…

Atlanta Magazine Quotes Han Vance

Atlanta Magazine quoted me in the first paragraph of the cover story of the August issue – available at newsstands. The article, by staff writer Charles Bethea, is about Georgia State’s formation of a new football program. I spoke to…

UGA is Number One

The Princeton Review annually ranks “party schools,” and they got it right this year. The University of Georgia is the number one party school in the United States. I’m damn proud to earn this recognition as an alum and UGA…

Winning Percentage

Coach Mark Richt has the 3rd best winning percentage of any active college football head coach and the longest tenure of any in the SEC, best conference in the world. Coach has two SEC rings and has finished #3 and…

Big Time

Let’s get this, Dawgs. We have been pushed around far too long by Florida, and Tennessee has taken back control of that series in a major way. We have been humbled in big games at home. And now we trot…

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How Dawgs can win big in 2010

With Tim Tebow and Joe Haden gone from Florida, and with Jonathon Dwyer and Bay-Bay Thomas gone from Tech, and with new quarterbacks and new running backs starting at Auburn and Tennessee, our four biggest rivals will be teams with…

A Record I’d Like to See Fall

My Great Uncle Griff – Dad’s dad’s brother – dominated the Southwest Conference as a running back in the late 1910’s. He graduated from Rice University in 1920, is a member of their school’s Hall of Fame and held nearly…

Never the same as last year

Every year I follow a multitude of preseason prognosticators and guffaw. They generally have very little deviation from the end of the previous season’s order of finish in any given league. This is just amateur of these so-called professionals. They…

DAWGS vs “Footie”

With the World Cup underway in South Africa – a solid summer diversion until American college football season starts and the DAWGS hit the field ‘Tween the Hedges – I thought it would be interesting to compare the international “beautiful…

We Run the Ball

Remember when Garrison Hearst turned that corner as a junior, like a stallion?Remember when Robert Edwards went off against South Carolina for a game and Tennessee for a half, when he debuted? Remember Hampton, Remember Herschel. Tate Center right near…

Bell Ringin’ (C) 2010 HV

Who Can Sleep When In My Mind The Game Seeps This For My Peeps, We Deep Pop Of Pads, Helmets, Crowd Noise Bell Ringin’ Noise, Drunken Noise Bell Ringin’ This For My Homeboys Radiating In Your Ear Hole Soul, Like…

The Real Chris Boggs is a DAWG!

I recently came into awareness of an impostor. Of all things, this other Chris Boggs is a Tech writer, for the AJC. No, he doesn’t write about technology – he writes about the wimpy North Avenue Trade School Yellow Jack-its….

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…

PRO FOOTBALL FARM

THE DAWGS HAVE PUT THE MOST PLAYERS IN THE NFL OF ANY SEC TEAM SINCE 2000. 10 DAWGS HAVE BEEN TAKEN IN THE FIRST ROUND AND 54 HAVE BEEN DRAFTED OVERALL. LOOK AT THE RUNNERS-UP: LSU WITH 48 PLAYERS DRAFTED,…

Not This Time

NOT THIS TIME:   We “Colt McCoyed” that previously BIG orange ass this time around and took back all of the momentum that we had let slip in the series. KILLER INSTINCT is the only thing that we have been…

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Dawgs Rule ATL

We beat the Jackets tonight at Turner Field. As I yelled to Josh Fields, before he took the field, this game is over. It was O-V-E-R when the best closer in college baseball took to the diamond with the Diamond Dawgs up…