HOW OTHERS FEEL ABOUT COACH RUSSELL


"If I was picking a list of top 10 coaches that I have ever met and wanted to play for,
Erk Russell would be on that list. He is unsurpassed as a motivator." - Bobby Bowden


"Not a young man who played for Erk Russell . . . won't tell his children and
grandchildren something he learned from this great man. It was like that
with Knute Rockne and Bear Bryant." - Keith Jackson


"I would follow him into a blazing fire. Never have I known anyone who could lead
young men like Erk Russell." - Billy Payne


"Erk Russell is absolutely the master of motivators. He could inspire a group of ragtag
players into performing like All-Americans." - Bill Stanfill


WEB LINKS TO OTHERS' OPINIONS OF COACH RUSSELL

T. Kyle King, DawgSports.com
Erk Russell Has Been Nominated for the College Football Hall of Fame


Dal Cannady, WTOC Television

Tony Barnhart, Atlanta Journal Constitution

Savannah Morning News

Buck Belue, WCNN Radio - 680 The Fan

Tim Tucker, Atlanta Journal Constitution

Big Bad Erk, Bubba Hawkins and the M&M's

Hon. Sonny Perdue, Governor of Georgia

State of Georgia General Assembly

Doug Loone, Sports Illustrated

Fire of Liberty

David Coulson, The Sports Network

Georgia Sports Hall of Fame

Alabama Sports Hall of Fame

Memories of Coach Erk Russell