Nice Road Win in Hogland

Desperate to win a conference game after two straight close SEC East division losses, UGA won by one point at Arkansas Wednesday night. Trey Thompkins appeared to have traveled after he drew the foul on the final shot of the…

DAWGS’ Prospects for 2011

NCAA football season is now complete with the SEC going 5-5 in bowls and winning a 5th straight National Championship. The SEC East division finished a terrible 1-4, with only 5-loss Florida getting a bowl win. With no SEC team…

Richt, AJ, Back 8, All-Decade, Bobo

Mark Richt remains a top ten active coach with a career record of 96-33 at Georgia. In fact with Meyer leaving Florida after the bowl game, Richt will have the highest career winning percentage of any active SEC coach. Should…

UGA to Retake ATL in 2011

GEORGIA will kickoff the 2011 football season in The ATL against national power Boise State at 8 pm on September 3rd in the Georgia Dome. For the 2011 season to be a complete success coming off two less than stellar…

Tough Loss On Plains

Cam Newton was dominant as UGA lost a shootout to Auburn 49-31 on The Plains of Alabama. Aubie will play S. Carolina for the SEC title in the GA Dome of Atlanta. This is Carolina’s first ever title game and…

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…

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…

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…

What if UGA Struggles Again?

If we drop more than three games next season, I expect a full onslaught of angry Dawgs to storm the office of Damon Evans and call for Richt’s head. Damon would stand by Coach, but that is a highly-realistic expectation,…

Ranking Our Rivals

1. florida – Until we play at least even with them over a multi-year period in the Cocktail Party, we will not be where we want to be – consistently ranked in the Top 10. UGA has never had a…

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…

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…

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…

Dawgs Survive On The Plains

Three-in-a-row over a rival, five-out-of-seven over a rival, never felt so treacherous. They were deep in DAWGS’ territory late with a chance to win, as Kentucky was, as S. Carolina was and we won. As bad as our defense has…

Sister School Worries

Auburn and Georgia is the Oldest Rivalry in the Deep South, first played in Piedmont Park in Atlanta. This series is traditionally very, very close, yet GEORGIA has seemingly turned the corner by winning four of the last six. Funny…

watchin’ the enemy

Bama and GA Tech are teams of early note that are rollin’ and reckin’… Both are playing SEC West teams – both are winning 21-0. We need to handle our desert business, then it’ll be time to turn our attention…