Tag Archives: Georgia

Tide Stuns Favored Bulldogs in First ABC Televised Gridiron Match

After suffering through one dismal season after another in the mid-50’s, including a winless 1956, Alabama fans were overjoyed when before the beginning of the 1958 season, Paul “Bear” Bryant spoke 12 words that they’d been waiting to hear for … Continue reading

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Georgia Bulldogs were more than just bark

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Dawgs Trip Tar Heels In First Sugar Bowl Appearance

Georgia has had many storied seasons over the years, but the 1946 team will always have a special place in the heart of Bulldog fans by giving the Athenians their first autumn of perfection. After ending 1945 on a five-game … Continue reading

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Yale-Georgia is battle of the Bulldogs

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Giving Gator Opponents The Full Parramore

In our first blog post a few months ago, we paid tribute to the merciless renderings of Yale’s opponents by the late W.B. Crocker. But from 1956 through 1961 Florida’s “Parramore” made Crocker look like Norman Rockwell by comparison. Under … Continue reading

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Georgia’s Sanford Field Stadium Opener – Yalies Bitten on the Nose By Baby Pugs

Few people outside the Athens campus these days remember the historic connection between the University of Georgia and Yale, but the ties between the two schools date back to 1786, when the Yale graduate Abraham Baldwin was installed as the … Continue reading

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The Great Jack Davis: From Tales of Crypt to Tales of Bulldog

People of a certain age first came upon Jack Davis on the pages of MAD, along with Tales of the Crypt and other comic books and magazines, where he was among the artists whose illustrations were so violent and gruesome … Continue reading

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