AP Top 25: LSU jumps to No. 2; Upset drops Georgia to No. 10
NEW YORK (AP) — LSU moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 29th time and putting the Tigers...
Smart wants Georgia players to look in mirror after loss
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The first warning signs came in slow starts against Notre Dame and Tennessee.
Georgia's full-fledged reality check arrived when another slow start ended with a...
AP Top 25 Takeaways: Georgia becomes 1st major upset victim
A college football season truly starts with the first big upset.
No. 3 Georgia became the highest-ranked team to lose to an unranked team this season. The Bulldogs were popped...
Mukuamu’s 3 picks help SC shock No. 3 Georgia 20-17 in 2OT
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Jake Fromm knew better than to blame Georgia's first loss on Rodrigo Blankenship's missed 42-yard field goal that ended the game.
Defense delivers as Tennessee tops Mississippi State 20-10
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee's defense finally delivered the kind of performance that Jeremy Pruitt's teams produced consistently during his career as an assistant coach.
Smart, No. 3 Georgia look for 4th straight win over Muschamp
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Kirby Smart remembers a time he didn't feel like he could call Georgia teammate Will Muschamp a good friend.
After all, Smart was just starting his playing career in 1994...
Mississippi State, Tennessee both seeking to find momentum
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mississippi State's visit to Tennessee this week could feature a matchup of true freshman quarterbacks.
Tennessee quarterback Brian Maurer will make his second career...
No. 3 Georgia tries to deflect upset bid from South Carolina
South Carolina (2-3, 1-2 SEC) at No. 3 Georgia (5-0, 2-0), Saturday at 12 p.m. EDT (ESPN).
South Carolina looks to hit the ground running vs Georgia
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's best chance at stunning No. 3 Georgia might be playing just like the Bulldogs.
And, for a change, the Gamecocks (2-3, 1-2 Southeastern Conference) look...
Another excruciating sports setback for the A-T-L
ATLANTA (AP) — At this point, Atlanta sports fans should be numb to the disappointment.
They've been through it so many times.
Yet, somehow, this city's teams keep finding ways to take...
Georgia enjoys strong start with run-first winning formula
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia offense averaging almost 43 points per game shouldn't have to make apologies if it doesn't have as many big-play passing highlights as some teams.
Mississippi State staying coy about QB plans for Tennessee
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mississippi State coach Joe Moorhead says he has a pretty good idea which of his quarterbacks will start the Bulldogs' game at Tennessee.
Georgia’s Kindley, Davis hoping to play against Gamecocks
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Coach Kirby Smart expects No. 3 Georgia to have two starting linemen return as the Bulldogs return home this week to play South Carolina.
AP Top 25: Ohio State, Georgia tied at No. 3; Florida to 7th
Ohio State and Georgia are tied at No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll, and Florida surged to No. 7 after a big victory.
No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Clemson held their spots...
No. 3 Georgia can handle adversity but wants to start faster
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Georgia's Kirby Smart has the typical coach's reaction to his team's recent second-half surges.
"It says we need to start better," Smart said Saturday night after the...
Fromm helps No. 3 Georgia trounce Tennessee 43-14
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Georgia came from behind for a second straight game and continued its recent domination of division rivals.
Jake Fromm threw two touchdown passes, Georgia's defense...
Vols QB Maurer gets 1st career start against No. 3 Georgia
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee is changing quarterbacks, having freshman Brian Maurer make his first career start Saturday against No. 3 Georgia.
No. 9 Irish seek more decisive Book against Bowling Green
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly believes Ian Book needs to be more decisive if the ninth-ranked Fighting Irish are going to find their identity on offense.
No. 3 Georgia, Smart wary of heavy underdog Tennessee
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Georgia’s Kirby Smart and Tennessee’s Jeremy Pruitt have similar backgrounds, but they haven’t produced a similar level of success thus far in their head coaching...
Visor showdown in Swamp: Malzahn, Mullen lead unbeaten teams
No. 7 Auburn (5-0, 2-0 SEC) at No. 10 Florida (5-0, 2-0), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (CBS).
No. 3 Georgia carries unbeaten record into Tennessee
No. 3 Georgia (4-0, 1-0 SEC) at Tennessee (1-3, 0-1), Saturday at 7 p.m. EDT (ESPN).
No. 7 Auburn visits No. 10 Florida in matchup of unbeatens
Here are some things to watch during the sixth week of the Southeastern Conference football season.
GAME OF THE WEEK
No. 7 Auburn (5-0, 2-0 SEC) at No. 10 Florida (5-0, 2-0): Auburn...
Dogs’ Fromm says Vols’ Chaney taught him ‘big-boy football’
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Jake Fromm wants to show his former mentor how well he learned his lessons.
Fromm, No. 3 Georgia's quarterback, says Jim Chaney, the Bulldogs' former offensive...
Vols not saying who will start at QB against No. 3 Georgia
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt isn't saying which of his quarterbacks will earn the start Saturday when the Volunteers host No. 3 Georgia.
No. 10 Irish seek rebound from loss against No. 18 Virginia
No. 18 Virginia (4-0) at No. 10 Notre Dame (2-1), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (NBC).
Notre Dame loses another big game but gains some respect
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — As the Notre Dame players trudged off the field, they received appreciative cheers from the Georgia fans at Sanford Stadium.
AP Top 25 Takeaways: Separating contenders and pretenders
Highlighted by three games matching top-15 teams, this was the first weekend of the season to seriously separate College Football Playoff contenders and pretenders.
No. 3 Georgia holds off No. 7 Notre Dame 23-17
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — On a raucous Saturday night between the hedges, No. 3 Georgia held on for a gutsy win that might have ramifications all the way to the College Football Playoff.
Super showdown: No. 3 Georgia takes on No. 7 Notre Dame
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Two years ago, this was the game that signaled Georgia's return to national prominence.
Now, it's a chance to solidify the Bulldogs' standing as a perennial championship...
Column: Time for Notre Dame to start making new memories
The echoes have been slumbering at Notre Dame for more than two decades.
The Fighting Irish really need to make some new memories.
Top 10 showdown as Georgia hosts Irish between the hedges
No. 7 Notre Dame (2-0) at No. 3 Georgia (3-0), Saturday at 8 p.m. EDT (CBS).
Georgia-Notre Dame showdown highlights SEC schedule
Here are some things to watch during the fourth week of the Southeastern Conference football season.
GAME OF THE WEEK
No. 7 Notre Dame (2-0) at No. 3 Georgia (3-0): These two storied...
All-America Watch: Georgia’s JR Reed relies on home lessons
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — J.R. Reed plays for one of the nation's powerhouse programs, where the competition begins as soon as you step on campus.
Bring on the Irish: A historic game between the hedges
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The Georgia players know it's a big game. They can read the polls. They can hear all the chatter around campus.
That doesn't mean they're well-versed on Notre Dame's...
Kelly and No. 7 Irish look forward to trip to No. 3 Georgia
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly sensed his No. 7 Notre Dame team had a little extra bounce in its step Sunday morning and it wasn't because of its 66-14 victory over New Mexico 16 hours...
Remember Wendy: UGa fans don pink to honor Anderson’s wife
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — As Blake Anderson thought about all that pink between the hedges, he struggled to hold back the tears.
The emotions are still very raw for the Arkansas State coach, whose...
No. 3 Georgia romps to another win, 55-0 over Arkansas State
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Now, the real season begins for No. 3 Georgia.
Finishing off a dominating run through their first three games, the Bulldogs romped to a 55-0 win over Arkansas State on...
Georgia vs Arkansas State: A game with stark dose of reality
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Blake Anderson doesn't want it to be about him.
Yet it's impossible to ignore his pain.
When No. 3 Georgia hosts Anderson's Arkansas State team on Saturday, the game...
No. 3 Georgia gets another tuneup vs Arkansas State
Arkansas State (1-1) at No. 3 Georgia (2-0), Saturday at noon EDT (ESPN2).
No. 9 Gators try to start new win streak in Kentucky series
Here are some things to watch during the third week of the Southeastern Conference football season.
GAME OF THE WEEK
No. 9 Florida at Kentucky: After ending a 31-game losing streak in...
College Football Picks: A week where things could get weird
No ranked teams are playing each other this week in college football. This could go two ways: Very boring or totally batty.
The last time there was a schedule like this was 23 months ago and...
Correction: T25-Murray State-Georgia Preview story
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — In a story Sept. 6 previewing the Murray State-Georgia college football game, The Associated Press reported erroneously the Georgia kicker as Ricardo Blankenship. His name is...
No. 3 Georgia romps to 63-17 victory over FCS Murray State
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — On a sweltering day, Georgia took a while to get going.
By halftime, the Bulldogs could start cooling down.
D'Andre Swift ran for two touchdowns, Jake Fromm threw...
Welcome to Dooley Field: Georgia honors longtime coach
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — At age 87, Vince Dooley broke out a few dance moves as James Brown blared throughout Sanford Stadium.
The longtime Georgia coach had reason to celebrate.
Georgia approves new $80 million facility for football
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia has approved an $80 million expansion to its already sprawling football complex.
The 165,000-square-foot operations building will be added to the existing...
Anniversary celebration ends with Georgia couple’s death
SWAINSBORO, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia couple celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary died after their car hydroplaned while returning from Georgia Southern University's season opening football game...
Big Ten 1st impressions: Maryland, OSU look good at QB
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With so few games in a football season and such a long wait to get to them, there is no event quite like the opener. Regardless of opponent, live action of teams on the field...
No. 3 Georgia big favorite in home opener against Murray St
Murray State (1-0) at No. 3 Georgia (1-0), Saturday at 4 p.m. EDT (ESPN2).