1. BCS Rankings: Who Got Screwed in the Rankings?

    It's Sunday night and the BCS roller coaster ride continues. Although the LSU Tigers stayed at No. 1, there were some "boos" coming from a few undefeated and one-loss teams...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about over 2 years ago 9,203 reads 208 comments

  2. Penn State Football Scandal: Joe Paterno Fired by Board of Trustees

    Joe Paterno is to college football what Tommy Lasorda is to baseball. He’s all-things good about the sport. He’s the relish on the stadium hot dog. He’s the team rushing out to the marching band’s fight song...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about over 2 years ago 2,682 reads 26 comments

  3. Georgia Bulldogs Football: Richt's Suspensions, Injuries Plague Dawgs

    Georgia Bulldog fans have hardly had time to raise their victory flags. The RV-cleaning from Saturday's party is still in progress...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about over 2 years ago 1,278 reads 4 comments

  4. Georgia Bulldogs Football: Richt's Dawgs Hungry for a Chance at the SEC East

    Call it the second half hunker. The setting...Saturday night in Jacksonville. The story line? A hungry Georgia team with a coach-under-fire at the season's start. The result: A powerful Georgia (6-2, 5-1 SEC) Eastern division champ wannabe...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about over 2 years ago 624 reads 10 comments

  5. BCS Rankings: LSU vs Alabama: Which Offense Will Score on Elite Defenses?

    Here's some cheese for your nachos. The upcoming Alabama/LSU bye week is upon us. Which offense—Alabama's or LSU's—will score on either of these elite defenses? This ...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about over 2 years ago 2,784 reads 18 comments

  6. BCS Rankings: Could Alabama and LSU Hold Rematch in the BCS?

    Does Erin Andrews tromp in heels on the sidelines? Does Corso’s mascot head still bring cheers (and boos)? Is Houston Nutt headed for the unemployment line? If you answered, ...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about over 2 years ago 1,361 reads 27 comments

  7. BCS Rankings: Who'd Win a Playoff of the AP Top 6 Teams?

    Saturday's college gridiron thrills sent fans to bed with BCS dreams. As many awoke—red-eyed and confused watching Sports Center replays—thoughts turned into bigger question marks...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about over 2 years ago 276 reads 0 comments

  8. BCS Standings 2011: Five Team Rankings That Just Don't Make Sense

    Overheard in a fictitious bar on a Sunday night in College Town, U.S.A. “These BCS computers just don’t make any sense...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about over 2 years ago 583 reads 0 comments

  9. BCS Rankings: Projecting BCS Bowl Matchups with First Poll Release

    Through the ghostly webs of Halloween lawn decorations—if you listen close enough—you can hear the patter of reindeer on the roof...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about over 2 years ago 185 reads 2 comments

  10. BCS Rankings: Does It Create Excitement All Season, or Do We Need a Playoff?

    It’s Sunday eve in mid-October college football land. The kids drop their homework and dad puts down the paper. Mama pats her laptop to sleep and a silence falls upon suburbia...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about over 2 years ago 189 reads 3 comments

  11. BCS Standings 2011: Does No. 1 in Mid-October Mean No. 1 in January?

    It's official and it's October and the BCS hype is in full chatter mode. Sunday nights in TV land will be forever changed until the week after the New Year. That’s when the rights to the BCS No...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 697 reads 0 comments

  12. College Football Rankings 2011: Winners and Losers from Week 7 AP Poll

    This week’s Associated Press rankings were bittersweet for the Southeastern Conference. First and second place atop the poll were retained by LSU and Alabama, respectively, while Auburn fell to No...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 433 reads 0 comments

  13. College Football Rankings Week 7: Is Alabama Better Than LSU?

    Fast forward your DVRs. Alabama and LSU are headed to the Super Bowl of college football. The showdown in T-Town slated for Nov. 5 is looming. In between the few votes that separate them in all polls, there’s a giant question mark...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 960 reads 4 comments

  14. Georgia Bulldogs Football: Tackling the Noise out of Neyland

    It’s Tennessee time at Georgia. And if you’re a Georgia fan who bought tickets to this weekend’s away game, it might be in your best interest to bring tissue and some earplugs...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 589 reads 8 comments

  15. AP Football Rankings Week 5: 5 Teams Who Should Be In, 5 Teams Who Should Be out

    Dazzling defensive stops, stunning offensive standouts and some of coaching’s best play-calling define our list of the best in this week’s Associated Press (AP) college football rankings...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 801 reads 0 comments

  16. College Rankings Week 5: 5 Of the Top 25 Teams Nobody's Talking About

    The sleepers of college football creep forth. These are the teams that you won't hear about on sports radio on your way to work. They've broken the Top 25, but maybe they aren't the headliners of the day...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 1,701 reads 5 comments

  17. Georgia vs Mississippi State: The Mullen Vs Richt Dogfight in Athens

    It has been a year since the Georgia Bulldogs rode out of Starkville with their heads pounding from the clamors of incessantly ringing cowbells...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 812 reads 11 comments

  18. College Football Rankings: 5 Top 25 Teams Nobody's Talking About

    With teams like LSU, Oklahoma and Bama lighting up the polls like a neon sign at a fast food restaurant, here’s a look at some Top 25 teams that we think deserve the eagle-eye ...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 1,220 reads 0 comments

  19. Football Rankings: Are Voters Already Starting to Screw Undefeated Boise?

    Pity poor Boise State. In Week 5 of the Associated Press Rankings, they remain at No. 4, like the redheaded stepchild of college football. It’s tough standing beneath the big boys of the SEC—LSU (No...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 307 reads 8 comments

  20. College Football Rankings Week 5: Alabama Crimson Tide Better Than LSU?

    There are moments in every football game where a team shines like national champions. On Saturday, those moments blared across the theater screen of Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, ...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 1,269 reads 8 comments

  21. College Football Rankings Week 5: Is Alabama Better Than LSU?

    There are moments in every football game where a team shines like national champions. On Saturday, those moments blared across the theater screen of Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa ...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 481 reads 7 comments

  22. Georgia Bulldogs' Richt vs. Ole Miss' Nutt: Scoring 2 Hot Coaches

    Call it a predicament of unheralded southern gridiron proportions. The Hot Seat Bowl in Oxford, Mississippi—otherwise known as Ole Miss versus Georgia—is leading the subject of media tackles this week...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 718 reads 1 comments

  23. College Football Rankings: Did the Miami Hurricanes Get Snubbed by the AP?

    Sunday’s Top 25 Associated Press polls were sunny and clear of a tropical storm. Specifically, missing from the nation’s top-team radar, were the Miami Hurricanes...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 960 reads 2 comments

  24. Mark Richt and His Georgia Bulldogs Heading Toward Win No. 1

    Gone are the Nike pro combat uniforms that stirred banter. Absent is a call for cohesive shirt color. This Saturday in Athens the game day fare will reek of Georgia tradition...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 1,362 reads 5 comments

  25. Mark Richt Still Fanning the Flames of His Coaching Hot Seat?

    What has happened to Georgia Bulldog football? Under the helm of Coach Mark Richt , has it fallen captive to the throes of coaching mediocrity just like it did in 2009, 2010 and ...

    Georgia Byrd Written by Georgia Byrd about almost 3 years ago 3,320 reads 23 comments