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Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Dan Ellington/Cornelius McCoy post-Furman presser (9.7.19) #gsupanthers #sportsinquirer #georgiastatefb #sunbelt #sunbeltfb

Georgia State football player Dan Ellington
Photo credit: JASON GETZ/ Georgia State Athletics

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State football quarterback Dan Ellington (right) and wide receiver Cornelius McCoy (left) following the team’s 48-42 home win over Furman on Sept. 7. Ellington passed for a school-record five touchdowns going 29-of-37 for 362 yards in the air and rushed 15 times for 86 yards. His 448 total yards of offense is the third-most in a single-game in program history. McCoy had 10 catches for for a team-high 143 yards.

Topics included the Panthers starting the season 2-0, rebounding from a slow offensive start against Furman after trailing 20-3 in the first half, moving past the season opening win at Tennessee and areas of improvement for the offense.


Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Dan Ellington interview (8.20.19) #sportsinquirer #gsupanthers #georgiastatefb #sunbelt #funbelt

Georgia State football quarterback Dan Ellington prepares to throw ball in contest against Kennesaw State.
(Jason Getz/ Georgia State Athletics)

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia State football head coach Dan Ellington for an exclusive interview following his team’s practice on Aug. 21. Topics included the implementation of the offense under new coordinator Brad Glenn, working with the offensive linemen, the depth of the offensive skill positions and preparing for the elements in the season opener at Tennessee on Aug. 31.

Sports Inquirer Show 68 (8.8.19) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #usoc2019 #gsupanthers #georgiastatefb

In this edition of The Sports Inquirer Show, we discuss:

-Atlanta United’s road win over Orlando City in the semifinals of the U.S. Open Cup featuring audio from manager Frank de Boer and player Justin Meran in the Offside Trap. We also discuss Atlanta winning without an injured Josef Martinez and playing with a lineup of Pity Martinez and Ezequiel Barco on the field at the same time. (3:00-20:00)

-The opening of college football camps for Georgia State, Georgia Tech and the University of Georgia in the Technical State of Georgia State Athletics. We spoke with Georgia State football head coach Shawn Elliott and quaterback Dan Ellington at the start of their training camp. (20:00-39:00)

-The opening of NFL training camp and the lack of story lines accept for the contract “drama” of the Dallas Cowboys with Dak Prescott, Amari Cooper and Ezekiel Elliott and the overreaction on the national scale. (39:00-52:00)

Sports Inquirer Show 68 (8.8.19)