UGA's 'Hot Rod' Blankenship Returns To Where His Legend Was BornAgainst Kentucky Blankenship connected on the first game-winning kick of his career. It wasn't really that dramatic — the chip-shot from 25 yards was little more than an extra point , and neither team did anything special that season — but it was the postgame interview that propelled his popularity. Blankenship left both his helmets and his glasses on as he faced the camera, which immediately blew up into comparisons to Andy Samberg in the movie "Hot Rod" (the kicker also had a mustache at the time) and the bespectacled Charlie "Wild Thing" Sheen in "Major League."
UGA Back On Track, Ready For SEC East Face-off Vs CatsIn a decisive showdown that hardly anyone saw coming at the beginning of the season, the division race will come down to Saturday's game between the Bulldogs (7-1, 5-1 SEC) and No. 11 Kentucky (7-1, 5-1).
Crucial SEC East Division Showdown: Georgia Vs. FloridaSaturday's Georgia-Florida game and next week's Georgia-Kentucky matchup in Lexington should clear up which of these three teams represents the East in the SEC championship game.
Entering The Gauntlet: No. 2 Georgia Gets Toughest Test Yet At No. 13 LSUOdds makers have listed Georgia as slightly more than a touchdown favorite at No. 13 LSU (5-1, 2-1), which was ranked fifth before tumbling down the AP Top 25 after its first loss of the season at Florida last weekend.
UGA's Smart: Kindley Improving, Could Play Vs. LSUKindley was carted off the field with a right knee injury early in last week's blowout win over Vanderbilt.
Running The Gauntlet: No. 2 Georgia Prepares To Confront 4 Top 25 TeamsThe Bulldogs must run a gauntlet of four straight games against Southeastern Conference opponents currently ranked in the Top 25, beginning with Saturday's trip to No. 13 LSU.
UGA Removes Baseball Player From Team Amid Alleged Racist TauntsUniversity of Georgia dismissed first baseman Adam Sasser from the baseball team amid allegations he shouted racist remarks at Bulldogs quarterback Justin Fields in Saturday's Tennessee-Georgia football game.
Bigger Role For QB Fields As No. 2 Georgia Seeks StrideGeorgia appears determined to make the most of its depth at all skill positions
No. 2 Georgia Looks To Stay Undefeated As It Hosts TennesseeGeorgia is trying to remain unbeaten and maintain at least a share of the SEC East lead as it chases its second straight College Football Playoff appearance
Injuries Could Test No. 2 Georgia's OL DepthAndrew Thomas and Ben Cleveland are two reasons the offensive line is considered one of No. 2 Georgia's deepest positions.
Fingers Crossed: Tennessee Eager To Move Past Florida FiascoThe Vols are 31 ½-point underdogs at Georgia. After getting next week off, Tennessee visits No. 10 Auburn and No. 1 Alabama.
SEC Has Depth Beyond Top 2 TeamsThe SEC has shown impressive depth in the first three weeks while staking early claim to bragging rights as the nation's best conference.
Heisman Contender Drew Lock Faces Juggernaut No. 2 GeorgiaAs impressive as the Tigers have been this season, the Bulldogs have looked better.
Georgia's Holyfield Receives Fatherly Advice After Big GameElijah Holyfield's famous father offered some advice after the Georgia junior was stopped short of the goal line on a 66-yard run last week.
UGA Talent Has Blue Raiders Pursuing PerfectionBrent Stockstill said it will take perfection for the Blue Raiders to have a chance against a deep Georgia team off to another strong start.