Football

  Rams take the field in full pads

The Rams are marching towards that first home game against the Blazers.But these past two days, the Rams felt like it was already game day.

Rams take the field for the first day of training camp

  Rams report back to campus for start of camp

  The Golden Rams test dozens of athletes in a prospect camp

  ASU picked to clinch SIAC East

  Blazers receive national title rings

UGA to name field at Sanford Stadium to honor legendary coach

Continued Coverage

Blazers defense looks to lead the national champions in upcoming season

  Rams host 2019 spring game

Rams just a week away from spring game

The national champs take the field for spring practice

  Rams take the field for first day of spring ball

Gary Goff welcomed as new head football coach at VSU

The city joins in celebrating the 2018 VSU national champions

The Blazers have seemingly done everything they wanted to this season.I’m sure they might have had a 2018 season bucket list with things they hoped and dreamed would come true this season.

Blazers on track to make first undefeated season

The Valdosta State Blazers have been tearing through their schedule all season long, now holding a 12-0 record, with their potential first finals appearance since 2012.

Blazers put up 45 points in second half to secure second round victory

The VSU Blazers haven’t loss a game since November 4th of 2017 and hasn’t been apart of the playoffs since 2016, where they fell in the first round.

  Rams season ends in SIAC Conference championship

The Albany State Golden Rams finished their season in the SIAC Conference championship.Unfortunately.. it wasn’t the finish the Rams were hoping for... but head coach Gabe Giardina made it clear that there was a lot to be proud of.

  Valdosta State selected as #1 seed in Division II playoffs

  ASU falls to 0-2 after loss West Florida

  #5 Blazers take down #3 West Georgia and find first 10-0 season since 2007

ASU falls to Miles College in SIAC Championship

  Wells named a finalist for the Blanchard-Rogers trophy

VSU advances to 9-0 on the season and prepares for West Georgia

Rams finish regular season on 7 game win streak and 6-0 in the SIAC

Since The Rams faced off against West Georgia back in September the Rams have been on a 6 game win streak and have clinched the SIAC East.

VSU taking last two games head on

The Valdosta State Blazers are inching closer to a possible perfect regular season but the Blazers are celebrating just yet.They still have their work cut out for them as they possibly face two of the toughest teams so far this season.

  VSU using bye week to rest and focus on West Florida

The Valdosta State Blazers aren't showing any signs of slowing down this season.As the Blazers continue to make their way towards the playoffs... the Blazers stay undefeated... and ranked at #7.

ASU takes top spot in SIAC

The ASU Rams are now sitting at the top of SIAC not just in the East but the entire conference.As the Rams are now 4-0 and have the only undefeated SIAC record in the conference.

  ASU takes care of business at homecoming and rolls to 4-0 in SIAC

ASU had to move their homecoming game to Hugh Mills due to hurricane Michael aftermath.

#7 Blazers advance to 8-0 on the season

he VSU Blazers get the job done and find win number 8 on the season.

Kelias Williams helping lead the way for Rams offense

Kelias Williams helped lead the way for the Rams Sunday afternoon.As the Rams headed up to Atlanta to face off against the undefeated Morehouse Tigers.

Blazers remain undefeated and sit at #7 in the nation

The Valdosta State Blazers remain undefeated and seemingly unmatched this season.

  ASU tied for first in SIAC and improves win streak to 4

The ASU Golden Rams had to move their conference game against the undefeated Morehouse College Tigers to Sunday due to hurricane Michael.

  VSU finds first 6-0 start since 2007

The Blazers have been making national headlines as Valdosta State is ranked at #10 in the nation and looking for their first 6 - 0 start since 2007.

  Rams take care of business in Salisbury and win 3 in a row

The Albany State Golden Rams traveled out to Salisbury, North Carolina to see if they could find win number 3 in a row and get back to 500 on the year.

  ASU searching for 3 in a row

Giardina and the Rams will kickoff against the Indians at 1:30 P.M. in Salisbury, North Carolina.That game will be live on WALB on NBC.

Rams nail biter finish at home gives them 2-0 record in SIAC

ASU gets home victory and 2-0 start to the SIAC.

Blazers improve to first 5-0 start since 2007

Blazers get their first 5-0 start since 2007.

  VSU heating up as they head further into conference play

The Blazers take the top spot in both offense and defense in the GSC. While the offense takes the number 1 spot in the nation in offense.

Bama QB calls for new NCAA football video game

Tua Tagovailoa is a star on the field for Alabama football team. Now, it appears, Tagovailoa wants the option to play out the Tide’s season virtually.

Rams take first win of the season against the Lane College

Rams take home first win of the season and are 1-0 in the SIAC Conference.

#16 Blazers take home 4 in-a-row

VSU host the Shorter Hawks in hopes of first 4-0 start since 2013.

Blazers take week one victory in 45-14 win over Rams

The Blazers took a victory in week number one as they played host to the Albany State Rams.

  Blazers getting set to kickoff 2018 season at home against Rams

The Valdosta State Blazers play host to the Albany State Golden Rams for the kickoff of the 2018 season.

Valdosta State looking for revenge in home opener

Valdosta State is 3 days away from their season opener for the 2018 season. That first game comes with a possibility of some revenge for the Blazers... as they host the Albany State Rams.

Georgia Bulldogs advance to National Championship

Georgia will advance to the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship after defeating Oklahoma in overtime.

ASU tops Fort Valley in Fountain City Classic

Hardware was on the line Saturday for the 28th Annual Fountain City Classic between Albany State and Fort Valley State.

ASU head football coach jokes about inviting Rick Ross to practice

You may have heard him on the radio, or even live in town Thursday, but did you know Rick Ross was an Albany State football player?

Golden Rams football to break win-loss balance

Albany State football is at an equilibrium it wouldn't mind shaking right now.

ASU football falls to North Greenville

The 16th ranked Albany State golden Rams hosted North Greenville Saturday looking for their 3rd straight win to open the season.

Blazers #1 in preseason polls

The Valdosta State Blazers are kicking off the 2013 season where they left off in 2012: atop the polls.The Blazers are ranked number one in the initial American Football Coaches' Association poll released

Albany State football game moved to Birmingham

The SIAC has moved the Albany State/Benedict game to be a big part of their Hall of Fame celebration this fall

2008 College Football Schedules

The college football season is almost here and WALB.com has the schedules for the local teams of interest

Blazers ready to get to work

Valdosta State football team is ready to start fall camp this weekend and they have a lot of work to do in a short time

Albany State picked to repeat second place finish in the SIAC

SIAC football coaches give their opinion on how they think the 2008 season will turn out

Georgia ready for SEC bullseye

Georgia Bulldogs know the preseason hype for them will only intensify after their SEC media days appearance

Jackets lineman says pieces in place for triple option offense

Georgia Tech offensive players are having to learn the triple option attack of new head coach Paul Johnson and the Jackets believe they have the talented to run Johnson's unique offense.

Georgia has talent, but not much experience at tailback

Georgia has plenty of talent to back up all-SEC tailback Knowshon Moreno but none have carried the football in a college game

Hatcher settling in in second season at Georgia Southern

Georgia Southern coach Chris Hatcher is looking forward to his second season in Statesboro where the Eagles will be young and throwing the football more than they did in 2007

Pruitt ready for his chance to lead VSU offense

Valdosta State will have a new starting quarterback this fall and junior Tucker Pruitt is the leading candidate to lead the Blazer offense in defense of their national championship

Bulldogs prepare for tough schedule and big expectations in 2008

The Georgia Bulldogs are likely to start the 2008 season ranked very high and facing one of the toughest schedules in the nation

New Auburn offense will have balance

Auburn offensive line coach Hugh Nall loves to run the football and he says the Tigers will still have a potent ground attack in their new spread offense

Blazers open 2008 season on national television

Valdosta State will have a national television audience watching their season opener in August

College football season draws closer with Peach State Pigskin Preview

The talk about the college football season starts at the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame annual Peach State Pigskin Preview

Rams football camp keeps bringing them back

Albany State coach Mike White realizes he has been coaching for a long time when he sees the kids of his former players enrolled at his annual summer football camp

Celebrities shine at annual VSU football golf tournament

Valdosta State football does more than just lift weights and run windsprints in the offseason.  The Blazers also raise money to cover their travel costs and coach David Dean's celebrity golf tournament is becoming very popular for VSU athletic boosters

SCA's Smith will play college football for the love of the game

Sherwood Christian Academy football player Gerry Smith follows his heart in deciding where he will play college football

Blazers get NFL looks

Three Valdosta State football players will get looks in NFL mini and rookie camps

Blazer football team celebrates their national title in style

The Valdosta State football players received their well deserved rings after winning the Blazers second national championship

Lowndes football standout is heading to FSU

Florida State's early recruiting run lands one of the top defensive backs in the Peach State

UGA's Troupe ready to hit the field in 2008

Georgia receiver Israel Troupe hopes a year as a redshirt will help him when he gets on the field this fall for the Bulldogs

Caleb King ready to join UGA backfield in 2008

All-SEC performer Knowshon Moreno is the only experienced running back returning to the Georgia backfield this fall but several new faces including Caleb King are expected to step in and contribute quickly

Blazers release 2008 football schedule

Valdosta State will get an early start in their defense of their 2007 DII national championship

Hess signs with Albany State

Tift County running back Kareem Hess is bringing his talents to Albany State this fall

Field quickly adapting to VSU offense

Quarterback Blake Field is working hard to learn the VSU spread offense.  He got a head start during Auburn's Chick-Fil-A bowl practices in December.

Dogs open spring facing big expectations this fall

With most of the starters returning from last season's team that finished second in the nation, the Georgia Bulldogs are expected to start the season ranked very high in the college football polls

Rain delays start of VSU spring football

Mother nature forces Valdosta State to wait another day before beginning a big spring of replacing so many players from last year's national championship team

Bulldogs already looking to 2008

A strong finish with a number of returning starters will likely make Georgia a national championship contender when the 2008 season starts but their schedule will not be easy

Blazers coach earns another national honor

Valdosta State coach David Dean continues to receive the well deserved accolades for leading the Blazers to the DII national championship

Wilcox two-way football standout heading to Tobacco Road

Wilcox County Alfonzo Dennard knows where he is going to play college football but which position is still up in the air

Jones heading to Ole Miss

Westover linebacker Jason Jones is excited to play for one of the top defensive coordinators in the Southeastern Conference

VSU secondary coach leaves for West Georgia

Valdosta State assistant James Colzie was not only coached defensive backs but also did a great job with Blazer special teams