1956 Georgia Bulldogs football team

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1956 Georgia Bulldogs football
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Conference Southeastern Conference
1956 record 3–6–1 (1–6 SEC)
Head coach Wallace "Wally" Butts
Home stadium Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1955 1957 »
1956 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Tennessee $ 6 0 0     10 1 0
#4 Georgia Tech 7 1 0     10 1 0
Florida 5 2 0     6 3 1
Ole Miss 4 2 0     7 3 0
Auburn 4 3 0     7 3 0
Kentucky 4 4 0     6 4 0
Tulane 3 3 0     6 4 0
Vanderbilt 2 5 0     5 5 0
Alabama 2 5 0     2 7 1
Mississippi State 2 5 0     4 6 0
LSU 1 5 0     3 7 0
Georgia 1 6 0     3 6 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1956 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1956 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 22 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN L 0–14  
September 29 Florida State* Sanford StadiumAthens, GA W 3–0  
October 6 Mississippi State Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA L 7–19  
October 13 at North Carolina* Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC W 26–12  
October 19 at No. 11 Miami* Burdine StadiumMiami, FL T 7–7  
October 27 Kentuckydagger Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA L 7–14  
November 10 vs. No. 13 Florida Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (Rivalry) L 0–28  
November 13 at Alabama Legion FieldBirmingham, AL W 16–13  
November 17 vs. Auburn Memorial StadiumColumbus, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 0–20  
December 1 at No. 4 Georgia Tech Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) L 0–35  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.
  • Source: GeorgiaDogs.com: 1956 football schedule[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1956 Football Schedule". GeorgiaDogs.com. Retrieved December 16, 2012.