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Junkyard Mail: Spurrier’s enemies list, growing up Bulldog, more!

Let’s get straight to some of this week’s Junkyard Mail. … Betsy Brown writes: Bill, How does it feel for you guys at the AJC to now be officially on Steve Spurrier’s “enemies” list? I couldn’t...

The Pursuit of Nick Saban: Alabama vs. Texas

A behind-the-scenes look at Nick Saban’s reported interest in taking over the Texas program after winning the national title at Alabama in the 2012 season.

Cal’s New Confidence Is Homegrown

A Golden Bears fan since he was a child, quarterback Jared Goff grew into one of the nation’s best passers and is a projected first-rounder in the N.F.L. draft should he decide to forego his senior season.

Championship season key #1: Do or die for the QB

What does it take to win an SEC championship? A superior level of talent (stoked by a successful recruiting program) is a big plus, of course, and not just at the skill positions. Who you’ve got...

U.A.B. Football Plans to Resume Play as Early as 2017

Alabama-Birmingham announced Tuesday that it would revive its football program, which it eliminated in a cost-cutting move late last year, and resume play as early as 2017.

Junkyard Mail: How will Dawgs’ offense differ now that Mike Bobo’s gone?

College football season is gearing up. SEC Media Days was this week and preseason practice is set to begin Aug. 4. Dawgs Fans should note that the annual picture day has been changed this year...

Charges Are Dropped Against Utah Player

Prosecutors are dismissing criminal charges against a Utah player who was kicked off the team, but they could file altered charges.

Is Georgia college football’s No. 1 underachiever?

On a recent edition of the Bill King is an Athens native and a graduate of the University of Georgia’s Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. A lifelong Bulldogs fan, he sold...

Michigan’s Nike Deal Among Richest in College Sports

The contract to outfit and equip the Wolverines’ 31 varsity teams could be worth as much as $169 million.

Sports Briefing | College Football: Florida State Football Players Rebuked

John Thrasher, Florida State University’s president, met with the football team and told players they must start conducting themselves appropriately.

Junkyard Mail: Russ, impact freshmen, those elusive shiny britches and more!

The news out of Saturday’s Countdown to Kickoff at Sanford Stadium is that Uga IX, better known and loved as Russ, As for whether schools like Tennessee and Auburn figuring their cost of attendance higher...

Sports Briefing | College Football: Date Picked for Vanderbilt Players’ Retrial

Two former Vanderbilt football players who had been convicted of raping an unconscious student are scheduled to be retried Nov. 30.

Pooch kicks: UGA gets another ‘rival,’ revisiting Georgia-Auburn ’96, and today’s special: Dawgs vs. Ohio State in Glendale?

Some random notes … Georgia’s already hip-deep in “rivalries,” what with the long-standing importance (to both sides) of the series with Florida (the battle for the Okefenokee Oar formerly known as the World’s Largest Outdoor Cocktail...

Revisiting those 101 reasons to be a Georgia Bulldog

What makes someone a Georgia Bulldog? Certainly, having attended the University of Georgia and/or played a sport for the school is one criteria. For many, their time in Athens is the defining period of their life. But...

Florida State Freshman Quarterback Is Charged With Battery

Deandre Johnson has been charged with battery after an altercation at a Tallahassee bar in which he punched a woman in the face, the police said.

Sports Briefing | College Football: Texas A&M Donates to Ease Traffic

The Texas A&M University system donated $1 million to College Station, Tex., to help ease traffic congestion — especially on college football game days.

Junkyard Mail: UGA’s playoff chances, Richt’s transfer policy, Sanford Stadium problems and the Human Jukebox!

Let’s get right to some of this week’s Junkyard Mail. … Gary Carter writes: Bill, following up on Bill King is an Athens native and a graduate of the University of Georgia’s Henry W. Grady College...

Florida State Quarterback De’Andre Johnson Is Suspended

Coach Jimbo Fisher made the announcement on Thursday night; ESPN reported Johnson had punched a woman at a bar in Tallahassee, Fla.

Dawgs’ 2015 home schedule: Feast or famine for the fans

Major college football programs may have had their Bill King is an Athens native and a graduate of the University of Georgia’s Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. A lifelong Bulldogs fan,...

Junkyard Mail: Noon kickoffs prompt tailgaters’ blues, plus recruiting setbacks, UGA in the NBA and Mark Richt’s hat!

Let’s get right to some of this week’s Junkyard Mail. … Bobby Flannagan writes: Bill, like you I go way back with the Dawgs and remember the days when you could count on games in Athens...

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