Category: Mark Richt

Mark Richt Thinks Georgia is Playing Their Best Football Heading Into the SEC Championship Game

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Over the last five years or so, things have been up and down for the Georgia Bulldogs. Even though Georgia was able to put together some nice nine and 10 win seasons, other SEC teams were staking their claim to college football's National Championship. Now, thanks to a six game ...

Aaron Murray Says Auburn Is Pumped Up to Ruin Georgia’s Season

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

For Georgia and quarterback Aaron Murray the last few seasons have been a bit frustrating and underwhelming. The Bulldogs compiled just 16 wins in 2010 and 2011 combined, there have been numerous rumors about Mark Richt losing his job and Georgia didn't have a signature win during that time. Many ...

Mark Richt Shrugs Off Steve Spurrier’s Jabs and Puts the Focus on Beating South Carolina

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

The Georgia Bulldogs have had to deal with some adversity early on this season but the 'Dawgs are on a roll and they look like a team with legitimate National Championship aspirations. Led by quarterback Aaron Murray and a freshman tandem backfield of Todd Gurley and Keith Marshall, Georgia has ...

Mark Richt: Regardless of Background, College Players Must Meet University’s Expectations

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Mark Richt wasn't asked specifically about the Tyrann Mathieu situation at LSU in this interview, but the hosts found ways to ask the Georgia Bulldogs coach about discipline and recruiting players with tough backgrounds. Essentially, Richt says you must treat all players the same and they must all live up ...

Georgia QB Aaron Murray on SEC Title Game Matchup with LSU: “We Feel We Match Up Extremely Well.”

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Georgia opened its football season with back-to-back losses against Boise State and South Carolina. Coming off a disappointing 2010 season, the pair of losses had plenty of people wondering about the hot seat of coach Mark Richt and exactly which direction the program is headed. It's safe to say those ...

Could Georgia Go From Under the Radar to Title Contender in First Two Weeks?

Friday, August 5th, 2011

There's no doubting that the Georgia Bulldogs fell flat last year, finishing just 6-7 and winning just three games in the Southeastern Conference. It was the first losing season in Mark Richt's decade-long career and the head coach admits he thinks his program lost some of its national luster because ...

Fran Tarkenton Rips Mark Right And Is “Appalled” By His Recent Comments

Monday, January 10th, 2011

After ten seasons in Athens, Mark Richt is clearly is no longer able to compete in the SEC.  Yes, he has led the Georgia Bulldogs to ten consecutive bowl appearances, and boasts a bowl record of 7-3, including an embarrassing loss to Central Florida in the Liberty Bowl.  He has ...

When Selling Your Jersey Goes Wrong

Monday, September 20th, 2010

Only in America can a collegiate athlete sell his own jersey and get suspended for it.  As is the case with UGA star wide receiver AJ Green, who violated an NCAA rule by selling his jersey for $1,000 to a memorabilia collector and was suspended the first four games of ...

Mark Richt: “We go into every season thinking that we are going to win it, so it is no different this year.”

Friday, August 13th, 2010

There is a different feeling around the Georgia Bulldogs football team this year because ‘St. Timothy of Gainesville’ is no longer eligible to play college football and once again the SEC East division seems wide open and theirs for the taking.  Georgia returns 10 offensive starters and the most starts ...

Mark Richt: ‘When we’re out here working in camp and it’s smoking hot, guys might be thinking about feeling sorry for themselves. All you got to do is read out the heat temperature index in Stillwater on the very same day…’

Monday, August 17th, 2009

The Georgia Bulldogs stumbled down the stretch last season after being ranked as high as #1 early in the 2008 season. Georgia was expected to give the Florida Gators a run for their money behind the leadership of junior signal caller Matthew Stafford. It wasn't meant to be for the ...