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UGA Coaches to Wear Coach to Cure MD Patches

Sep 27, 2018

During Saturday’s Georgia-Tennessee matchup, head coach Kirby Smart and his coaching staff will wear special patches on their left sleeves to raise awareness for Coach to Cure MD, the national game day charity project of the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA).

Georgia Football Great Andy Johnson Dies

May 16, 2018

Former University of Georgia football great Andy Johnson died in Athens early this morning following a long illness. The Athens native was an All-American quarterback on an Athens High team that was state-champions in class AAA. He also was All-Region in basketball, baseball, and a sprinter on the track team.

UGA Fan Shares Memories of 1980 Championship Game

Jan 8, 2018

As Bulldog fans prepare for tonight’s national Champion Game between the University of Georgia and the University of Alabama, some fans are taking a look back to the 1980 National Championship season. Brice Nelson recently retired from UGA after 31 years in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Science.

He attended that game when he was a high school senior. He remembers a few key plays from the game as well as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Just an Old Scoreboard?

Jul 13, 2017

So where do a man, a scoreboard, and the University of Georgia all intersect? No, this is not the beginning to one of those inappropriate limericks, but rather the introduction to something much more. Most of the time there is more than meets the eye when it comes to people. Even places and things can have rich, and sometimes forgotten, history. But an abandoned scoreboard?