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January, 2017

By Loran Smith, an award-winning writer and a longtime staff member of the University of Georgia Athletic Association. He has been a prolific author, penning a regular column that still appears in the Athens Banner Herald as well as several newspapers around the state, and he has written more than a dozen books. A native of Wrightsville, Ga., Smith is a past chairman of the State of Georgia Sports Hall of Fame and president of the NFF University of Georgia (Athens) Chapter. The friendships among college coaches has always been an inspiration although it would not require a research expert to confirm that among the ole timers who won a lot of big games, there were more than a few accomplished carousers and hard core imbibers.   Nonetheless, they seemed to enjoy one another’s company and were not attracted to the game to get rich quick which seems to be driving coaching aspirants today.           As a matter of fact, there probably are more clean ... Read the rest of entry »

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