David Paschall (Reporter)

Phone: 423-757-6524
E-mail: dpaschall@timesfreepress.com
David Paschall is a sports writer for the Times Free Press. He started at the Chattanooga Free Press in 1990 and was part of the Times Free Press when the paper started in 1999. David covers University of Georgia football, as well as SEC football recruiting, SEC basketball, Chattanooga Lookouts baseball and other sports stories. He is a Chattanooga native and graduate of the Baylor School and Auburn University. David has received numerous honors for his journalism, including various Tennessee state sports writing awards. In addition, he is in his fifth year on the voting board of the Harris Interactive College Football Poll and his ninth year on the voting board for the Heisman Trophy; he also serves on the voting board for the Biletnikoff and Lombardi awards. He is a past Southern League writer of the year, a former board member of the Football Writers' Association of America. Contact David at 423-757-6524 or dpaschall@timesfreepress.com.

Florida wins 12th straight SEC All-Sports title

Published May. 21 2018

The University of Florida continues to top the Southeastern Conference in athletics.

Chattanooga Lookouts' Casey Crosby savoring second run at big leagues

Published May. 18 2018

When the Chicago Cubs rallied past the Cleveland Indians to win the 2016 World Series, it ended the longest championship...

Alabama hooking up with Texas in 2022, 2023

Published May. 17 2018

Alabama is hooking up with Texas.

Former Georgia quarterback Andy Johnson dies

Published May. 17 2018

Former Georgia quarterback Andy Johnson died Wednesday after a long illness. He was 65.

Mike Slive, former Southeastern Conference commissioner, dies at 77

Published May. 17 2018

Mike Slive, the seventh commissioner of the Southeastern Conference, died Wednesday in Birmingham, Ala. He was 77.

Stephan Jaeger seeking to stop recent PGA Tour spiraling

Published May. 15 2018

It is not uncommon for big-league baseball players to experience some rejuvenation after a trip down to the minors.

Chattanooga Lookouts start well in May for second straight season

Published May. 14 2018

The Chattanooga Lookouts clinched a winning April on the last day of the month.

Baylor, UTC alum Stephan Jaeger gets 4th Web.com Tour win with Knoxville Open victory

Published May. 13 2018

Chattanooga resident and PGA Tour rookie Stephan Jaeger didn't receive an invitation to The Players Championship this past weekend, so...

Undefeated Ryan Martin still seeking 'mainstream' opportunity

Published May. 13 2018

An NFL quarterback with a 22-0 record as a starter likely would have graced a couple of Sports Illustrated covers...

Georgia's Kirby Smart to make $6.6 million in 2018

Published May. 12 2018

Georgia's Kirby Smart will rank fourth in salary among Southeastern Conference football coaches for the 2018 season after specific terms...

Items stolen from former UGA standout Roquan Smith recovered, Chicago Bears' iPad still missing

Published May. 10 2018

Three jerseys and a helmet worn by former Georgia inside linebacker Roquan Smith that were stolen out of his car...

Alabama paying its football assistants slightly less in 2018

Published May. 9 2018

Alabama will pay its assistant football coaches slightly less in 2018 than last year, largely due to a pair of...

Landon Stratton joins Georgia's punting mix

Published May. 8 2018

For a second consecutive football season, the Georgia Bulldogs could have a graduate transfer handling the punting chores.

Georgia Bulldogs QB Jake Fromm's brother commits to Auburn

Published May. 6 2018

The Deep South's oldest football rivalry just got a bit more interesting for the Fromm family of Warner Robins, Ga.

Georgia' Kirby Smart receives 7-year, $49 million deal

Published May. 3 2018

The University of Georgia's Athletic Association Board of Directors Executive Committee today approved a contract extension and new compensation package...

Former Vandy standout Zander Wiel off to impressive start with Lookouts

Published May. 3 2018

Zander Wiel sure makes the most of his time in Tennessee.

Alabama offensive lineman Dallas Warmack transferring

Published May. 3 2018

Alabama offensive lineman Dallas Warmack, a redshirt junior and the younger brother of former Crimson Tide standout Chance Warmack, is...

Vonn Bell still trying to get over final play of Saints' season

Published May. 2 2018

No two offseasons have been the same for former Ridgeland High School five-star defensive back Vonn Bell.

Alabama, Auburn land top-100 Peach State prospects

Published May. 2 2018

Alabama and Auburn picked up top-100 prospects Tuesday out of Grayson High School in Loganville, Ga.

Chattanooga Lookouts feeling 'positive' following season's first month

Published May. 1 2018

Tanner English's double to left field in the ninth inning scored Brian Navarreto and LaMonte Wade to give the Chattanooga...