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Friday, Sept. 2, 2016

Michaux: Kirby Smart's path has pointed him to Saturday's opener

Technically, Kirby Smart has been on the job for nine months. But the first real "head coach" decision in the eyes of the Georgia Bulldog fans who will judge him happened Thursday.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016

Lambert to start at QB for UGA

Fifth-year senior Greyson Lambert will start for the Bulldogs in the season-opener Saturday against North Carolina in the Georgia Dome in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game, a team spokesman said Thursday.
By Marc Weiszer

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016

Dogs' Patrick moves forward after rocky first year

ATHENS, Ga. - Natrez Patrick is poised for a potentially big season at a position-inside linebacker-where Georgia could sure use some dependable playmakers to emerge. The sophomore could have gone ...
By Marc Weiszer

Monday, Aug 29, 2016

Chubb cleared to play in Dogs' opener

ATHENS, Ga. - There wasn't any more stopping short when it came to the status of Georgia running back Nick Chubb. He will play in Saturday's opener.

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016

Michaux: Clemson will win it all this time

It's a new football season in every sense of the word around here. But one thing won't change: Clemson is the cream of the crop.
By Scott Michaux

Expectations sky high for Dogs' Smart

ATHENS, Ga. - The championship mandate for new Georgia coach Kirby Smart could not be clearer.
By Charles Odum

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016

Smart might wait until game time to reveal starting QB

ATHENS, GA. - Two days after Georgia held its final preseason scrimmage, Bulldogs coach Kirby Smart made his first public comments on the much-watched quarterback race.
By Marc Weiszer

Monday, Aug 22, 2016

Olympians with UGA ties bring home 10 medals

The University of Georgia contingent at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games recorded quite a medal haul.
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, Aug 20, 2016

Georgia has another frustrating weather day

Weather continues to disrupt Georgia's best-laid practice plans

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016

Roundtree moved to inside linebacker by Georgia

Former Lakeside star Rashad Roundtree, a sophomore safety at Georgia, worked with the inside linebackers on Wednesday in preseason practice for the first time.

Saturday, Aug 13, 2016

QBs see mixed results in Georgia's scrimmage

ATHENS, Ga. - Before Kirby Smart opened the floor for questions from the media after Georgia's first preseason scrimmage, the Georgia coach addressed the biggest position battle right away.

Friday, Aug 12, 2016

SEC grants waiver for Smith to transfer to UGA

The Southeastern Conference on Friday afternoon stamped approval for defensive back Maurice Smith to join Georgia after granting the Alabama graduate transfer a waiver he had wanted for weeks.
By Marc Weiszer

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016

Tim Kimbrough will transfer from Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia inside linebacker Tim Kimbrough on Thursday took to social media to portray his parting with the program as something that was out of his hands. "I didn't have a choice to ...
By Marc Weiszer

Saturday, Aug 6, 2016

Health of running backs could affect Georgia's QB race

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia offensive coordinator Jim Chaney says the health of the Bulldogs' top running backs could help decide who opens the season as the starting quarterback.

Michaux: Preseason questions have no wrong answers in August

Preseason football camps have started everywhere from high schools to colleges to pros and the only thing to talk about for the rest of the month are questions.
By Scott Michaux

Friday, Aug 5, 2016

#UGA hashtag creates Twitter storm

The popular online social networking service Twitter has created some confusion for, and drawn no small amount of ire from, fans and supporters of the University of Georgia.

Thursday, Aug 4, 2016

Alabama defends decision to block transfer

Alabama and coach Nick Saban are defending the decision to block defensive back Maurice Smith's transfer to Georgia.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016

Alabama player transfer to Georgia blocked

Maurice Smith, who graduates on Saturday, wants to transfer to Georgia but coach Nick Saban is blocking him, Smith's father said. Smith's parents met with Saban on Tuesday after arriving from Texas.
By Marc Weiszer

Monday, Aug 1, 2016

Fans get watch Georgia football team practice on Saturday

ATHENS, Ga. - Kirby Smart is inviting fans to a practice at Sanford Stadium in part because he wants to see how his players respond to the extra attention.
By Charles Odum

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Famed UGA cartoonist dies

Famed cartoonist Jack Davis, whose Bulldog drawings endeared him to countless fans of University of Georgia athletics, has died at the age of 91.
By Jim Thompson

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