Former Defensive Coordinator Passes Away
Erk Russell
Erk Russell
Posted Sep 8, 2006

The defensive coordinator for Georgia's 1980 Natinoal Championship team has passed away.

Erk Russell has died accroding to a report from WTOC, a television station in Savannah.

Russell spent 17 years in Athens under Vince Dooley before going to Georgia Southern. He lead the Eagles to three national titles.

Erk Russell Dies

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