Found September 03, 2013 on Crystal Ball Run:
A look at five of the biggest stories that CBR is following this week. 1. Georgia looks to make its start a little less rough. The Bulldogs lost a thriller on the road in the opening week to a really good Clemson squad. Alas, college football’s unforgiving pollsters reserve glory – along with lofty rankings in the polls – for winners. Georgia tumbled seven spots in the latest USA Today Poll, down from fifth in the preseason to No. 12. The beat goes on for Mark Richt and his team this week as they return home to Athens for a date with SEC East foe South Carolina. The Bulldogs will be battling the Fighting Clowneys without the services of Malcolm Mitchell, their best receiver who was lost for the season while celebrating a touchdown versus the Tigers. Starting the season 0-2 with a loss to one of the contenders for your division sounds like the kind of start that could demoralize a highly regarded team. Beat the Gamecocks, though, and 2. Wolverines, Irish battle to win the ...

Mark Richt: For and Against Georgia’s Coach

There's no denying that Georgia coach Mark Richt is one of life's good guys. He's a coach who is also just a really good guy. But Georgia fans don't want decent guys. If they did, they'd hire a pastor. They want him to get over the hump, and not only win football games, but win BIG football games. And by BIG FOOTBALL GAMES, we mean National Championships - and...

Georgia fan cries on sports radio, thinks Georgia should get rid of Mark Richt

One of the most entertaining things about the college football season is listening to angry fans call into sports talk radio shows the week after their team has suffered a loss. But rarely does that anger turn into sadness in front of the radio audience. That rarity happened on CBS Atlanta’s 92.9 The Game this weekend when a Georgia fan was so passionate about Georgia getting rid...

Crying UGA fan wants Richt fired

Saturday night was tough for Georgia fans. They suffered a painful 38-35 road loss at Clemson and wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell tore his ACL while celebrating a Todd Gurley touchdown run. This latest indignity in a "big" game, coming on the heels of the SEC title game loss, finally broke at least one of the Bulldog faithful. No matter how rough your team's opening...

Georgia fan loves his Dawgs, cries about them on radio

We're only one week into the 2013 college football season and we already have our first hysterical fan. Tyler from Atlanta called into a Georgia radio show after his beloved Bulldogs had just blown a game against Clemson 38-35. Obviously upset, he took the "fire everybody" approach, rather than the "it's Week 1, we have time to recover" approach. ...

Richt, Dawgs Talk Gamecocks

ATHENS - Mark Richt and a delegation of players met with the media Tuesday during the Bulldogs’ weekly press luncheon. They offered the following comments:

College Football Week 1 Retrospection: Where Mark Richt inched closer to the hot seat

Week 1 of the college football season came and we all rejoiced. Now it’s gone and it’s time for retrospection. Big plays were made, good games were played and Mark Richt looks to be on his way to the hot seat. Let’s look back. Despite a lackluster offensive performance, Alabama still found a way to dominate Alabama’s 35-10 win over Virginia Tech wasn’t pretty, but boy...

Video: Georgia fan cries on radio after loss to Clemson

The Georgia Bulldogs suffered a heart-breaking defeat to the hands of the Clemson Tigers Saturday night and the loss led at least one fan to break down in tears on the radio after the game. The Bulldogs fan can be heard calling in to "The Night Cap" on Atlanta's 92.9 The Game. First, he talks about the loss, and then he suggested Georgia get rid of head coach Mark...

Georgia football fan calls radio show, breaks down crying

This is pretty hilarious.  After the fifth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs lost a classic game 38-35 in their season opener against the eighth-ranked Tigers of Clemson, one die hard UGA fan called a local radio station to vent.  He definitely did the venting part, but he took it even further when he started crying on the air about how Georgia needs to fire current head coach Mark Richt...

Covering Dixie: Johnny Manziel critics, Steve Spurrier's hatred of UGA, Mark Richt, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC. All your crystal football are belong to us. The Johnny Manziel enemies list. Mark Helm looks at the growing number of critics of Texas A&M starting quarterback Johnny Manziel, including Lou Holtz. Matt Millen, and Barry Switzer. (ESPN) Mark Richt - Threat or Menace? Alex Haddon looks at the arguments for and against Georgia...

Georgia Fan Cries on Radio Show After Bulldogs’ Loss to Clemson (Audio)

They take their college football seriously in the SEC. Too seriously, some might say. This example of over-the-top fanaticism comes from this past Saturday night, shortly after No. 5 Georgia dropped its season opener 38-35 on the road at Clemson. The loss was far from a stunning upset — Clemson came into the game ranked eighth in the nation — and does not doom the Bulldogs...

Georgia Football: Aaron Murray’s Mom Says Bring The Noise This Saturday

Georgia fans have been hearing a round-robin plea from coach Mark Richt to Garrison Smith: GET LOUD ON SATURDAY!! I have heard the refrain, far more than I like to admit, that “Sanford Ain’t Loud on Saturdays”. Clemson fans were…Read more →

USC vs. Georgia Football Preview

University of Georgia Stadium: Sanford Stadium 92,746 Student Body: 34,475  total, 26,215 undergrad Head Coach: Mark Richt (12 season as HC)  118–41 Last week: Lost to Clemson 38-35 Overall Record vs. USC:   UGA leads the series 42-16-2     The USC vs. UGA rivalry returns to the 2nd week of the season after a hiatus last season.  For...

South Carolina-Georgia Preview

Georgia's only conference losses the past two seasons have come against South Carolina, with those defeats seemingly inspiring back-to-back runs to the SEC championship game. That doesn't mean the 11th-ranked Bulldogs are planning to test that theory again. Georgia looks to avoiding starting 0-2 for the second time in three seasons by ending a three-game losing streak to...
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