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13 WMAZ Macon
How this UGA season meant more than a National Championshipteam, led by second-year head coach Kirby Smart, proved that this season was th
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 13 days ago
team, led by second-year head coach Kirby Smart, proved that this season was the beginning. A rebirth of sorts similar to a Vince Dooley-era team. I am a third-generation Georgia Bulldog. My grandfather graduated from UGA in 1956 in the middle of... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Georgia’s national championship visions crumble in OTplay and Georgia opened a 20-7 lead with 6:52 left in the third quarter. Legen
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
play and Georgia opened a 20-7 lead with 6:52 left in the third quarter. Legendary running back Herschel Walker and coach Vince Dooley from the 1980 team were among those in a Georgia-heavy crowd of 77,430 along with President Donald Trump, who... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Georgia’s national championship visions crumble in OTplay and Georgia opened a 20-7 lead with 6:52 left in the third quarter. Legen
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
play and Georgia opened a 20-7 lead with 6:52 left in the third quarter. Legendary running back Herschel Walker and coach Vince Dooley from the 1980 team were among those in a Georgia-heavy crowd of 77,430 along with President Donald Trump, who... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Dooley knows Smart's challenge; ex-UGa coach beat Bear, Bama- Before there was Kirby Smart vs. Nick Saban, another young second-year Georgi
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
- Before there was Kirby Smart vs. Nick Saban, another young second-year Georgia coach took on an Alabama coaching giant. Vince Dooley was only 33 and trying to establish his program at Georgia when the Bulldogs opened the 1965 season with an... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Dooley knows Smart's challenge; ex-UGa coach beat Bear, Bama- Before there was Kirby Smart vs. Nick Saban, another young second-year Georgi
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 days ago
- Before there was Kirby Smart vs. Nick Saban, another young second-year Georgia coach took on an Alabama coaching giant. Vince Dooley was only 33 and trying to establish his program at Georgia when the Bulldogs opened the 1965 season with an... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dooley knows Smart's challenge; ex-UGa coach beat Bear, BamaFILE - In this Dec. 2, 2017, file photo, former Georgia coach Vince Dooley, lef
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2017, file photo, former Georgia coach Vince Dooley, left, embraces current coach Kirby Smart after Georgia defeated Auburn in the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game in Atlanta, Ga. Long before... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
2018 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP: The inside story of how and why the Georgia Bulldogs replaced Mark Richt with Kirby Smartto win a national championship for the first time in 37 years. The Bulldogs las
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
to win a national championship for the first time in 37 years. The Bulldogs last won a national title in 1980, when Vince Dooley was the head coach and Herschel Walker was the star tailback. Both of those individuals will be sitting together... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Loran Smith: With the Rose Bowl behind them, the Bulldogs ready for biggest prize of allthe same coach. He rallied to finish strong with a fourth SEC title in 1959 bef
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
the same coach. He rallied to finish strong with a fourth SEC title in 1959 before resigning. After three losing seasons, Vince Dooley came on with a flourish and had a hot hand in the sixties but experienced up and down seasons before the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Rich: A young girl and the Georgia Bulldogsthat remain many years later. Back in the 1980s, Georgia had recently won a na
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
that remain many years later. Back in the 1980s, Georgia had recently won a national championship under legendary coach Vince Dooley and produced a Heisman winner in Hershel Walker. Alabama’s Bear Bryant had retired – then died four weeks later... Read more
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ajc.com
The inside story of how/why Bulldogs replaced Mark Richt with Kirby Smartto win a national championship for the first time in 37 years. The Bulldogs las
ajc.com / Posted 17 days ago
to win a national championship for the first time in 37 years. The Bulldogs last won a national title in 1980, when Vince Dooley was the head coach and Herschel Walker was the star tailback. Both of those individuals will be sitting together... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
A look back at Georgia's 1980 National Championship seasonthe Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "As 1980 began, no one had any reason to sus
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 17 days ago
the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "As 1980 began, no one had any reason to suspect the dogs would go all the way, not even Vince Dooley," Grizzard said. However, the Bulldogs went on to have an undefeated season. Grizzard took a trip to Herschel... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Bolles graduate Mike Fisher key player on Georgia’s 1980 national championship teamfinish the season 12-0 and win its only national championship to date. But it w
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
finish the season 12-0 and win its only national championship to date. But it was that kind of singular focus under coach Vince Dooley that Fisher said was a big part of the DNA of that 1980 national championship game. “You know coach Dooley …... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Vince Dooley reveals when Bulldogs proved to him they were a contenderchampions was in 1980, when they defeated Notre Dame 17-10 in the Sugar Bowl.
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 17 days ago
champions was in 1980, when they defeated Notre Dame 17-10 in the Sugar Bowl. The coach of that team was the legendary Vince Dooley. Dooley was the head coach of the Bulldogs from 1964-88. He knows about preparing 19 and 20 year olds to play... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Fennelly: SEC bias? Haters need to zip itboat in Deliverance. People complain that the SEC is overrated � surely, it is
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
boat in Deliverance. People complain that the SEC is overrated � surely, it is � and now will be subjected to Bear Bryant, Vince Dooley and Herschel Walker footage during championship week. I love watching Herschel run. It�s simple. Beat... Read more
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The Examiner
Dooley leaves Cowboys to join Mizzou as new OCConference roots — starting with the fact that he’s a native of Athens, Ga., an
The Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
Conference roots — starting with the fact that he’s a native of Athens, Ga., and the son of former Georgia coach Vince Dooley. After a four-year playing career at Virginia, Derek Dooley started his coaching career in 1996 as a graduate... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
MU football hires Dooley as offensive coordinator, quarterbacks coachhas not yet been completed, were not immediately available for release. Dooley
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
has not yet been completed, were not immediately available for release. Dooley, 49, is the son of legendary Georgia coach Vince Dooley. He played wide receiver at Virginia from 1987-1990 and began his coaching career at Georgia as a graduate... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Vince Dooley speaks on UGA's great seasonThe last time Georgia played for a national championship and won it all, the ma
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 17 days ago
The last time Georgia played for a national championship and won it all, the man who was in charge was none other than Vince Dooley. A couple of weeks ago, the retired coach-turned-author talked about his assessment of this year's team and what makes... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Derek Dooley returns to the SECwho left last month to become Central Florida's head coach. Dooley, the 49-yea
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
who left last month to become Central Florida's head coach. Dooley, the 49-year-old son of former Georgia coaching great Vince Dooley, spent the past five seasons with the Cowboys after going 15-21 in three seasons as Tennessee's head coach. He... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Derek Dooley leaves Dallas Cowboys to join Missouri staffwho left last month to become Central Florida's head coach. Dooley, the 49-yea
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
who left last month to become Central Florida's head coach. Dooley, the 49-year-old son of former Georgia coaching great Vince Dooley, spent the past five seasons with the Cowboys after going 15-21 in three seasons as Tennessee's head coach. He... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Derek Dooley leaves Dallas Cowboys to join Missouri staffwho left last month to become Central Florida's head coach. Dooley, the 49-yea
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 18 days ago
who left last month to become Central Florida's head coach. Dooley, the 49-year-old son of former Georgia coaching great Vince Dooley, spent the past five seasons with the Cowboys after going 15-21 in three seasons as Tennessee's head coach. He... Read more
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New York Daily News
Derek Dooley leaves Dallas Cowboys to join Missouri staffwho left last month to become Central Florida's head coach. Dooley, the 49-yea
New York Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
who left last month to become Central Florida's head coach. Dooley, the 49-year-old son of former Georgia coaching great Vince Dooley, spent the past five seasons with the Cowboys after going 15-21 in three seasons as Tennessee's head coach. He... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Column: Can Smart take down Saban? Check back in a few yearsup to its full potential under predecessor Mark Richt. For as long as anyone c
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
up to its full potential under predecessor Mark Richt. For as long as anyone could remember, going back to the days of Vince Dooley, Georgia coaches had always held their weekly news conferences on Tuesday. But Saban performs this function on... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Column: Can Smart take down Saban? Check back in a few yearsup to its full potential under predecessor Mark Richt. For as long as anyone c
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
up to its full potential under predecessor Mark Richt. For as long as anyone could remember, going back to the days of Vince Dooley, Georgia coaches had always held their weekly news conferences on Tuesday. But Saban performs this function on... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Paul Newberry-Saban vs Smartup to its full potential under predecessor Mark Richt. For as long as anyone c
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
up to its full potential under predecessor Mark Richt. For as long as anyone could remember, going back to the days of Vince Dooley, Georgia coaches had always held their weekly news conferences on Tuesday. But Saban performs this function on... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
University of Georgia football by the numbersline of English bulldogs owned by Sonny Seiler, of Savannah, Georgia. The curre
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 18 days ago
line of English bulldogs owned by Sonny Seiler, of Savannah, Georgia. The current mascot, Que, became Uga X in 2015. 1964: Vince Dooley, UGA’s most winningest coach, was hired as head coach. Dooley coached the team through its 1988 season. 201:... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Vince Dooley sees many parallels between 1980 Georgia national champions and 2017 teamVince Dooley sees the strengths of the 2017 University of Georgia football team
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
Vince Dooley sees the strengths of the 2017 University of Georgia football team and can’t help but think of how many of the same boxes were checked during the 1980 season, when he coached the Bulldogs to their only national championship. One of the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
University of Georgia football by the numbersline of English bulldogs owned by Sonny Seiler, of Savannah, Georgia. The curre
Dayton Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
line of English bulldogs owned by Sonny Seiler, of Savannah, Georgia. The current mascot, Que, became Uga X in 2015. 1964: Vince Dooley, UGA’s most winningest coach, was hired as head coach. Dooley coached the team through its 1988 season. 201:... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
University of Georgia football by the numbersline of English bulldogs owned by Sonny Seiler, of Savannah, Georgia. The curre
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 18 days ago
line of English bulldogs owned by Sonny Seiler, of Savannah, Georgia. The current mascot, Que, became Uga X in 2015. 1964: Vince Dooley, UGA’s most winningest coach, was hired as head coach. Dooley coached the team through its 1988 season. 201:... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama-Georgia: Vince Dooley calls it a 'Deep South' tribute, Gene Stallings says Tide owns Atlantathan a pair of guys who each coached one of the teams to national titles? Form
Al.com / Posted 18 days ago
than a pair of guys who each coached one of the teams to national titles? Former Georgia coach and athletic director Vince Dooley and former Alabama coach Gene Stallings both joined me and Lee Shirvanian separately on Friday during "The... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Alabama-Georgia don�t routinely match up, even in the SECare some memorable games in the Alabama-Georgia rivalry: Sept. 18, 1965: Georg
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
are some memorable games in the Alabama-Georgia rivalry: Sept. 18, 1965: Georgia 18, Alabama 17. The Bulldogs opened coach Vince Dooley�s second season with an upset of No. 5 Alabama. It was the Crimson Tide�s only loss of a 9-1-1 season under... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
COLLEGE FOOTBALL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP: Georgia's last National Championship: 1980 vs Notre DameTech 38-20 in the Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate rivalry, put its undefeated season
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
Tech 38-20 in the Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate rivalry, put its undefeated season on the line one final time under head coach Vince Dooley. [COLLEGE FOOTBALL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP: Georgia, Alabama to meet in epic National Championship in... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Why don't Alabama and Georgia play every year?Evening Post lawsuit, the two schools decided it was best not to continue as na
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
Evening Post lawsuit, the two schools decided it was best not to continue as natural rivals," said former Georgia coach Vince Dooley, who directed the Bulldogs to an 18-17 upset of the Crimson Tide in their last annual encounter in 1965. From... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Michaux: Is Rose Bowl the beginning of a brighter future for Georgia?None of the program’s greatest coaches was immune. Wally Butts couldn’t sustai
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
None of the program’s greatest coaches was immune. Wally Butts couldn’t sustain it after his great teams of the 1940s. Vince Dooley couldn’t extend it beyond the Herschel Walker years. Mark Richt couldn’t deliver the next level after showing... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Georgia’s 1943 Rose Bowl team might not have been the best program on campusthat season. “They had some great players, even more than we did,” Trippi said
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
that season. “They had some great players, even more than we did,” Trippi said. Georgia’s most venerated head coach, Vince Dooley, doesn’t dispute that the point is debatable. “No campus has ever had so many great football players and great... Read more
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ajc.com
LOOK: Georgia’s Sony Michel wishes Nick Chubb ‘Happy Birthday’Bulldogs’ running back Nick Chubb a happy 22nd birthday on Wednesday with a pic
ajc.com / Posted 27 days ago
Bulldogs’ running back Nick Chubb a happy 22nd birthday on Wednesday with a picture of the duo with former Georgia coach Vince Dooley. Chubb turns 22 in Los Angeles as the Bulldogs arrived for the Rose Bowl game against No. 2 Oklahoma on... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Loran Smith: Farewell, coach Richt, the greatest of UGA ambassadorsleft following the 1927 season, there have been eight head coaches: Harry Mehre
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 28 days ago
left following the 1927 season, there have been eight head coaches: Harry Mehre, Joel Hunt, Wallace Butts, Johnny Griffith, Vince Dooley, Ray Goff, Jim Donnan and Mark Richt. Only one was not fired or forced out — Dooley. If you drive race cars,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Bill Goldberg pulling for Bulldogs despite Oklahoma rootsdays but opted to come to “Dooley Land” for a variety of reasons, one of the to
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 29 days ago
days but opted to come to “Dooley Land” for a variety of reasons, one of the top ones being able to play for the legendary Vince Dooley. With Texas as his second choice, Goldberg – who had NFL stints with the St. Louis Rams, Atlanta Falcons and... Read more
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ajc.com
Conversation with UGA legends Charley Trippi, Vince DooleyComptonDecember 21, 2017 Athens: UGA legends Charley Trippi, 96, with his Rose
ajc.com / Posted 30 days ago
ComptonDecember 21, 2017 Athens: UGA legends Charley Trippi, 96, with his Rose Bowl Hall of Fame trophy, and Vince Dooley, 85, share a laugh at the Trippi home on Thursday, December 21, 2017, in Athens. Trippi was a Heisman winner and... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Chronicling a legend: UGA sports historian publishes book on Harry Mehrecodes give the reader access to more than four hours of audio and video footage
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
codes give the reader access to more than four hours of audio and video footage, which includes game film; interviews with Vince Dooley, Charlie Trippi and Fran Tarkenton; and even the last known audio of Mehre himself. “It’s cool to tell these... Read more

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