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Tailgate Tatter with Chris Stanley: The year 2016 was bad to say the least, am I right?


We could write a whole book about how godawful this year has been from a number of viewpoints. If you were a fan of music, ... [Read More]

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    Well, we got pretty much what we all expected.     Georgia Southern opened the Tyson Summers era and the 2016 season Saturday night under the lights at Paulson Stadium ...
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    It’s game week in Statesboro, but we’ll get to that later.
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IT'S HERE IT'S HERE

    And just like that, it’s football season. The college football season kicks off Friday night with Hawaii visiting California.
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Meet the Eagles —  Defense, defense Meet the Eagles — Defense, defense

    Last week, we took a look at the Georgia Southern offense. This week, let’s talk defense.
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Statesboro, meet your Eagles Statesboro, meet your Eagles

    Last week, we started previewing the 2016 edition of the Georgia Southern Eagles by looking at what the coaching staff led by rookie head coach Tyson Summers will bring ...
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Meet the team behind the team Meet the team behind the team

    My favorite time of the year is quickly approaching.     Starting this coming weekend, football will be played every weekend between now and mid-February. Sure, this Sunday night is ...
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Going over the  pre-season polls Going over the pre-season polls

    It’s hard to believe, but we are five weeks away from football. The summer isn’t over yet, but it sure is flying by.    Last week, Georgia Southern ...
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Tormenta FC wraps up the season Tormenta FC wraps up the season

    If you had bet anyone affiliated with South Georgia Tormenta FC that in the franchise’s first season, it would play its regular season finale with a chance to ...
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Why did NCAA wait three years to act? Why did NCAA wait three years to act?

    If you follow Georgia Southern or live anywhere near Statesboro, you are probably aware that last week the NCAA announced infractions by Georgia Southern’s football program and the ...
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The Tattler's Take: Sun Belt changes and Tormenta storming the field The Tattler's Take: Sun Belt changes and Tormenta storming the field

    Last week, we talked about some changes in the Sun Belt Conference with the exit of football-only members Idaho and New Mexico State following the upcoming 2016 season. ...
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A Look Ahead A Look Ahead

During the summer months, there is literally nothing to talk about in terms of on the field action in the world of Georgia Southern athletics. Once baseball wraps up, the ...
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