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Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014

Punting still an issue for Dogs

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia's punting job was up for grabs in the preseason and the position still remains unsettled in the final month of the regular season.
By Marc Weiszer

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

Bulldogs looking to bounce back after loss to Florida

ATHENS, Ga. - Jeremy Pruitt didn't have any indication that his Georgia defense would get torched by a Florida rushing attack that ran by the Bulldogs.
By Marc Weiszer

Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014

Gators gash Bulldogs

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Florida found its mojo against Georgia after a fake field goal, then ran all over the No. 9 Bulldogs en route to a 38-20 rout at EverBank Field.
By Marc Weiszer

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Georgia loses appeal for Gurley's reinstatement

An NCAA reinstatement committee on Thursday night denied the school's request to have Todd Gurley's four-game suspension reduced, according to the NCAA.
By Marc Weiszer

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014

Richt believes Gurley will finish career with 'honor'

If Georgia is unsuccessful in getting running back Todd Gurley's four-game suspension reduced through appeal, the star running back will finish out the regular season entirely between the hedges ...
By Marc Weiszer

NCAA: Gurley out 2 more games

ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia star running back Todd Gurley will serve two more games as part of his suspension for accepting more than $3,000 in cash from multiple memorabilia dealers for his autograph, ...
By Marc Weiszer

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014

Dogs' offense goes about business

Quarterback Hutson Mason said Georgia's preparation for Florida hasn't been negatively impacted by the uncertain status of star tailback Todd Gurley.
By Marc Weiszer

Georgia's defense is stepping up

ATHENS, Ga. - Third downs used to leave Georgia outside linebacker Leonard Floyd bracing for the worst. Not anymore.
By Marc Weiszer

Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014

Dogs right in thick of playoff race

ATHENS, Ga. - The 12-person College Football Playoff selection committee will meet this week and produce its first top 25 rankings. The first four teams will draw the most interest because this is ...
By Marc Weiszer

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Georgia files reinstatement paperwork for Gurley

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia filed paperwork today with the NCAA to seek reinstatement for suspended star running back Todd Gurley, the school said in an announcement.
By Marc Weiszer

UGA seeks Gurley reinstatement

ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia will file paperwork today with the NCAA to seek reinstatement for suspended star running back Todd Gurley, the school said in an announcement Wednesday morning.
By Marc Weiszer

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Georgia receiver proud to be in a women's book club

ATHENS, Ga. - Malcolm Mitchell used to be known mostly for catching footballs. If he's thought of now as the wide receiver who is in a women's book club, that's fine by him.
By Marc Weiszer

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Bulldogs lead nation in turnovers

ATHENS, Ga. - An online headline from an Athens Banner-Herald story in October of 2013 no longer would apply: "Georgia defense near bottom of pile in forcing turnovers."
By Marc Weiszer

Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

Georgia adds to passing game in win against Arkansas

ATHENS, Ga. - Whether it's Nick Chubb or Todd Gurley carrying the load, Georgia has pounded out yards rushing the football this season. Now the Bulldogs are getting a little more help from Hutson ...
By Marc Weiszer

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

Chubb, Dogs dominate Razorbacks

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Nick Chubb ran for 202 yards and two touchdowns and No. 10 Georgia dominated on the road for the second consecutive week, beating Arkansas 45-32 on Saturday.
By Marc Weiszer

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

No Gurley this weekend, Richt says

ATHENS, Ga. -- A Tweet prior to sunrise on Thursday from Georgia coach Mark Richt shed some new light on Todd Gurley's status for Saturday's game at Arkansas.
By Marc Weiszer

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Georgia expects to know Gurley's status by Friday

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia expects to know by Friday before it leaves for Arkansas whether suspended star tailback Todd Gurley will be able to return to the field to play for Saturday's game.
By Marc Weiszer

Arkansas' ground game presents challenge for Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. — Even before Georgia’s defense pitched a shutout last week at Missouri, inside linebacker Ramik Wilson was confident.
By Marc Weiszer

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Alabama to pay visit to Athens in October 2015

The much-anticipated visit to Athens from Alabama in 2015 will come on the first weekend in October, according to Georgia's schedule for next season.
By Marc Weiszer

Dogs don't see team on long SEC slide when they look at Hogs

Arkansas, the SEC West's last-place team and one that is on a 15-game conference losing streak, will play SEC East frontrunner and 10th-ranked Georgia.
By Marc Weiszer
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Christmas Eve rains to dry up

If Wednesday seemed particularly wet and dreary, you would be right. The day broke the record for the wettest Christmas Eve that Augusta has ever had.
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