Stories by Marc Weiszer

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016

Kirby Smart gets first shot at Gators as head coach after losses and one big win as a player

The words from a couple of decades ago that Kirby Smart uttered as a Georgia junior safety probably still hold true today in his first year as Bulldogs head coach.
By Marc Weiszer

Monday, Oct. 24, 2016

UGA-Kentucky kickoff time, TV set

Georgia and Kentucky will play under the lights in Lexington on Nov. 5.
By Marc Weiszer

No suspensions for UGA LBs Patrick and Smith after both pass drug tests

Georgia will have its top two tacklers available to play No. 14 Florida on Saturday.
By Marc Weiszer

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016

Bulldogs head into bye week looking to redirect season

As humiliating as losing at home to Vanderbilt on Saturday was for Georgia, living with it for the next two weeks before the Bulldogs' next game won't be tons of fun, either.
By Marc Weiszer

Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016

Commodores spoil homecoming for Bulldogs

ATHENS, Ga. - Vanderbilt claimed its first Southeastern Conference road win in Derek Mason's three seasons as coach, stunning Georgia 17-16 on Khari Blasingame's 2-yard touchdown run in the fourth ...
By Marc Weiszer

Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016

Georgia humbled in homecoming loss

In the first game between the hedges since a last gasp defeat to a top 15 Volunteers team two weeks earlier, the Bulldogs went tumbling down again to 14-point underdog Vanderbilt 17-16 in Sanford ...
By Marc Weiszer

Monday, Oct. 10, 2016

There's no rest for the Bulldogs this week

Georgia (4-2, 2-2 SEC) now is already into a condensed game week for Saturday's noon home SEC game against Vanderbilt (2-4, 0-3). That meant changing some things up.
By Marc Weiszer

Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016

Bulldogs run over Gamecocks on rare Sunday appearance

COLUMBIA - Nick Chubb ran for 121 yards and two touchdowns and Georgia bounced back from a Hail Mary loss to Tennessee to beat South Carolina 28-14 on Sunday in a game pushed back a day because of ...
By Marc Weiszer

Georgia runs past South Carolina for a Sunday victory

Sony Michel and Nick Chubb each topped 100 yards rushing and freshman Brian Herrien added 82 as the Bulldogs withstood a late Gamecock score to win 28-14.
By Marc Weiszer

Friday, Oct. 7, 2016

UGA AD McGarity speaks on decision to move game

Athletic director Greg McGarity Friday morning laid out some behind the scenes maneuvering that led to the rescheduled game at South Carolina being pushed back a day.
By Marc Weiszer

Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016

Georgia-South Carolina game moved to Sunday

Georgia and South Carolina will play at 2:30 p.m. Sunday after the game was pushed back because of Hurricane Matthew.
By Marc Weiszer

Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016

Decision on UGA-USC matchup expected Thursday

A determination for Georgia’s football game at South Carolina will come “hopefully in the next 24 hours,” UGA president Jere Morehead said Wednesday afternoon.
By Marc Weiszer

Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016

Dogs will try to take positives away from heartbreaking loss

ATHENS, Ga. - It will go down as one of the most painful losses in Georgia football history. Unfortunately, for the Bulldogs they don't have to look back too far for other kick-to-the stomach ...
By Marc Weiszer

Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016

Tennessee beats Georgia on Hail Mary

No. 11 Tennessee found a new way to terrorize the No. 25 Bulldogs with a 43-yard Hail Mary touchdown pass as time expired Saturday before a stunned Sanford Stadium crowd.
By Marc Weiszer

Bulldogs convert turnovers into points

A Georgia team ranking 14th in the nation in turnovers gained with nine got the payoff it was missing too often off opponent's miscues.
By Marc Weiszer

Friday, Sept. 30, 2016

Georgia meets Tennessee in SEC East showdown

One week's elation could become deflation and vice versa for Georgia and Tennessee today.
By Marc Weiszer

Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016

Tennessee girds for 'deep' run attack if Chubb doesn't play

ATHENS, Ga. - Tennessee coach Butch Jones on Wednesday said his team is preparing as if Nick Chubb will play Saturday in Sanford Stadium.
By Marc Weiszer

Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016

Dogs thumped by Rebels

OXFORD, Miss. - Chad Kelly threw for 282 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score to lead No. 23 Mississippi over No. 12 Georgia 45-14 on Saturday.
By Marc Weiszer

Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016

Defenses are focusing on Georgia's running game

If the frustration level is boiling over in Georgia's running back room after back-to-back weeks of pedestrian production on the ground, it's not spilling out publicly ahead of Saturday's game at ...
By Marc Weiszer

Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016

Georgia coach Smart is 'very familiar' with Ole Miss

ATHENS, Ga. - Only 36 and a half hours after Georgia closed the book on a thrilling 28-27 road win at Missouri, Kirby Smart clearly spent a lot of time since that game studying tape of Ole Miss, ...
By Marc Weiszer
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