ATHENS, Ga. — These are weird times for the Georgia Bulldogs as they begin preparing for the TaxSlayer Bowl against Penn State not really knowing who will and will not be there among their coaches. Mark Richt had said he wanted to finish out the season with the team, but he is gone; wide receiver … Continued
ATLANTA — Alabama running back Derrick Henry is in Atlanta readying for the College Football Awards Show, which will be televised Thursday night from the College Football Hall of Fame. He talks about the Tide’s upcoming matchup with Michigan State in the Cotton Bowl. He also mentions one of the biggest influences on his career, … Continued
ATHENS, Ga.— Georgia officially introduced Kirby Smart as its new coach Monday, and Smart now gets to return to his alma mater. “I don’t think words can express how honored and privileged I am to stand before you as the head coach at the University of Georgia,” said Smart, who will finish out the season … Continued
ATLANTA — For the first time since the Tennessee Volunteers in 1997-98, the the SEC has a back-to-back champion. The Alabama Crimson Tide downed Florida 29-15 in the SEC championship game Saturday in the Georgia Dome, and as you can imagine, the Tide players were ecstatic. In these videos, quarterback Jake Coker, running back Kenyan … Continued
In this episode of “Booty & Baribeau,” gridironnow.com contributors Rachel Baribeau and Josh Booty get together in Atlanta at the SEC championship game with former Tenenssee great Condredge Holloway and ex-Mississippi State star John Bond.
ATLANTA — Greg McElroy, Marcus Spears and Tim Tebow know what it is like to win the SEC championship game. McElroy talks about Alabama’s win over the Florida Gators in the 2009 SEC championship game. He was asked about the chances Florida has to pull off the upset this season. Coincidentally, the Alabama offensive coordinator … Continued
The SEC championship game is the focus of this episode of “Booty & Baribeau.” Josh Booty and Rachel Baribeau are joined by former Florida QB Shane Matthews — who starred for the Gators in the first SEC championship game in 1992 — to discuss the Alabama-Florida matchup. Alabama is a prohibitive favorite, and Matthews says … Continued
ATHENS, Ga.— Monday was the first chance to hear directly from Georgia coach Mark Richt and athletic director Greg McGarity after Sunday’s decision to part ways with Richt after 15 seasons. Richt is 145-51 during his career with the Bulldogs. Richt addressed the media with the same class and humility he showed throughout his tenure … Continued