Richt's motivational ploy the talk of the SEC
Updated: November 3, 2007, 11:58 AM ETBy Ron Higgins | Special to ESPN.com
It started as a rather innocent motivational ploy for Georgia coach Mark Richt. He noticed his team was dead-on-arrival for its two previous games, a no-contest 35-14 loss at Tennessee followed by a last-second 20-17 win at Vanderbilt. So he gave his team instructions prior to last Saturday's Florida game that when the Bulldogs scored for the first time, he really wanted an extended celebration that might draw a penalty.
MORE COLLEGE FOOTBALL HEADLINES
- Spurrier digs at Swinney, cites wins in rivalry
- Big 12 chief rips NCAA, says 'cheating pays'
- Briles on Fisher's critique: Worry about ACC
- FSU coach explains why Winston unpunished
MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM
- JanSport Men's Auburn Tigers Blue Arch T-Shirt