Daily Archives: July 23, 2016

A different kind of envy and jealousy

You know what Paul Johnson’s dream job is?  Kirby Smart’s.

The new dynamic, of course, for Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson is that for the first time in his nine seasons with the Yellow Jackets, the Georgia coach on the other sideline will be Kirby Smart. Johnson isn’t sure what that could mean for the rivalry.

“I have no idea, we’ll see,” Johnson said. “I’ll have a better idea in a couple of years I guess. They’re always going to have good players. The place recruits itself. That’s not going to change for sure. It will be interesting to see how they do. It would be hard to say until we watch them play.”

“The place recruits itself.”  Could there be anything more Chantastic for the genius?

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Gettin’ started.

Fall camp is just around the corner, oh impatient ones.  It’s about damned time, right?

Here’s the list of start dates for all SEC programs:

EAST DIVISION

Florida: August 3. First game: September 3 vs. Massachusetts
Georgia: August 1. First game: September 3 vs. North Carolina in Atlanta
Kentucky: August 4. First game: September 3 vs. Southern Miss
Missouri: August 4. First game: September 3 at West Virginia
South Carolina: August 1. First game: September 1 at Vanderbilt
Tennessee: August 1. First game: September 1 vs. Appalachian State
Vanderbilt: August 4. First game: September 1 vs. South Carolina

WEST DIVISION

Alabama: August 3. First game: September 3 vs. USC in Arlington, Texas
Arkansas: August 4. First game: September 3 vs. Louisiana Tech
Auburn: August 2. First game: September 3 vs. Clemson
LSU: August 3. First game: September 3 vs. Wisconsin in Green Bay, Wis.
Mississippi State: August 1. First game: September 3 vs. South Alabama
Ole Miss: August 7. First game: September 5 vs. Florida State in Orlando
Texas A&M: August 8. First game: September 3 vs. UCLA

At least Georgia goes first.

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Name that caption, motley crew edition

An alert reader passed this on to me.

Of course, have at it in the comments, but I can’t help observing that the last part of Bauerle’s caption is noteworthy as to whom it doesn’t mention.

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