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Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015

Scott-Wesley might be done playing football

ATHENS, Ga. - Justin Scott Wesley's playing career at Georgia might be over.
By Marc Weiszer

Tuesday, Aug 25, 2015

Bulldogs looking for more consistency on defense

Second-year defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt said finding consistency is a focus for Georgia.
By Marc Weiszer

Tigers defensive tackle leaves team

Clemson defensive tackle D.J. Reader is leaving the team because of personal matters.

Mitch named Gamecocks starting QB

COLUMBIA - Sophomore Connor Mitch will start at quarterback for South Carolina when it opens the season on Sept. 3 against North Carolina.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, Aug 24, 2015

Freshman Roquan Smith ready to take field for Georgia now

ATHENS, Ga. - Roquan Smith's ultimate decision to play football for Georgia was met with much hullabaloo.
By Marc Weiszer

Running back found not guilty of punching woman

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida State running back Dalvin Cook was found not guilty of punching a woman in the face outside a bar in June.

Sunday, Aug 23, 2015

Southern Cal coach apologizes for behavior at event

Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian apologized Sunday for his behavior and profane language at a team event the night before.

Georgia Southern offensive line forms bond

STATESBORO, Ga. - Every time the ball is snapped, the Georgia Southern offensive line grows a little closer together.
By Nathan Deen

Dogs ranked No. 9 in AP preseason poll

The media and coaches are on the same page when it comes to Georgia in the preseason college football rankings. Both have the Bulldogs as the No. 9 ranked team in the nation.

Saturday, Aug 22, 2015

Showdown looms over NCAA's ban on paying athletes

ATLANTA - Fresh off a ruling that Northwestern University football players can't form a union, the NCAA is about to face a more direct challenge to its longstanding policy of not letting schools ...
By Ray Henry

Richt says race for Dogs' QB could stretch into season

ATHENS, Ga. - Two weeks away from it season opener, Georgia doesn't seem to be any closer to nailing down the guy that will be its starting quarterback.
By Marc Weiszer

Spurrier still undecided on starting QB

COLUMBIA - Steve Spurrier said South Carolina's offense improved on Saturday, just not enough to show a clear frontrunner among the four players competing for starting quarterback.
By Pete Iacobelli

Friday, Aug 21, 2015

Meyer wants to enjoy the journey

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer wants to enjoy the journey as the Buckeyes go for their second consecutive victory.
By Ralph D. Russo

Washington quarterback shouldn't miss the next game

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, who suffered a concussion in Washington's 21-17 preseason victory over Detroit on Thursday, isn't expected to miss any game time.

UGA chaplain program under fire

ATHENS, Ga. -- A group that advocates the separation of church and government has called on University of Georgia President Jere Morehead to abolish the position of UGA football team chaplain.
By Lee Shearer

Thursday, Aug 20, 2015

Redskins beat Lions, lose RGIII to injury

LANDOVER, Md. — With zero help from his offensive line, Robert Griffin III repeatedly wound up on the turf until leaving with a stinger and possible head injury after being sacked three times and ...

Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015

Later start to college season results in fewer byes

Thanks to a later start to the season and an increasing need to add revenue-generating games, college football teams across the country will have fewer bye weeks this season - some none at all.
By John Marshall

Ohio State quarterbcks don't want to split time

Both Ohio State quarterbacks are willing to accept whatever decision is made by coach Urban Meyer as to who starts, just as long as it isn't split.

Georgia's Marshall is healthy again

ATHENS, Ga. - Keith Marshall is healthy again, so Nick Chubb doesn't have to be a one-man tailback corps for Georgia this season.
By Charles Odum

Monday, Aug 17, 2015

Alabama quarterback out for a few days

Alabama quarterback Jake Coker could miss a few days of practice with a foot injury.

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