Check out our newest writers in Fantasy Sports!

HOT Stories more

Gov. Christie expected to announce hiring of Atty. Lavin

Article

Georgia football coach Mark Richt rumored to be leaving

November 21, 2011 3:00 AM by Mark Mayer

Embattled Georgia football coach Mark Richt, who led Georgia to the SEC East regular season title with a victory over Kentucky on Saturday, will leave the program at the end of the season according to inside sources.

Top candidates to replace Richt reportedly are Tennessee coach Derek Dooley and Georgia offensive coordinator Mike Bobo. Dooley is the son of Vince Dooley, longtime Bulldogs coach/athletic director and an Athens icon.

Richt’s job was reportedly on the line this season especially after an 0-2 start, but the Bulldogs rallied to win nine straight games to capture the SEC East title.

Sources in the South Carolina/Georgia area say that Richt will pursue outside interests and decide on his own not to return to Georgia.

Richt was hired as head coach of the Bulldogs before the 2001 season, replacing Jim Donnan. He has won two outright SEC championships, four SEC East titles and led Georgia to a finish in the AP Top 10 five times.

 

GamingToday subscription ad

top stories

International Game Technology (IGT) reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $35 million. On a per-share basis, the Las Vegas-based company said it had net income of 14 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 19 cents per share.

We asked the bookies who they thought would be dominant in the books. Take a look!

Remembering... | Installment 4 in Gaming Today’s look back at 40 years of service takes us to the last week in January of 2005. 

Across the Board | The 16th annual National Handicapping Championship was completed Sunday evening, and I strongly believe an important mistake is being made.

Pokin' Around | It’s Ed Malinowski by day, Hugh Citron by night, power lunches and a quality staff in between. That’s what makes the Stratosphere revolve, especially during Super Bowl week.

GamingToday Race and Sports Futures

           Westgate Superbook  Stratosphere Sports Book  

                Wynn Sports Book  CG Technology