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.

Rare continuity appreciated by Georgia's football veterans

Published Mar. 23 2017

The best thing about this spring for Georgia's football veterans is that it is unlike last spring or any other...

Saban sees little experience among Alabama quarterbacks

Published Mar. 23 2017

For the first time since the AJ McCarron era, Alabama has a quarterback in spring practice who was the solidified...

Offensive line to be a juggling act for Georgia

Published Mar. 22 2017

Georgia will conduct more than 40 football practices, including Tuesday's start to spring workouts, before its Sept. 2 opener against...

Alabama, chippy Nick Saban open spring practice

Published Mar. 22 2017

Spring football practice started a little later this year at Alabama.

South Carolina makes SEC complete in Sweet 16 runs

Published Mar. 21 2017

With its 88-81 upset of Duke on Sunday night, South Carolina became the last current member of the Southeastern Conference...

Five questions facing Georgia as Bulldogs enter spring football

Published Mar. 20 2017

Georgia set a Southeastern Conference record last spring when 93,000 fans packed Sanford Stadium to watch Kirby Smart's first G-Day...

Keith Mitchell eager for more success after last week's 11th-place PGA Tour finish

Published Mar. 18 2017

Former Baylor School and University of Georgia golfer Keith Mitchell made quite the splash last weekend in his PGA Tour...

Here are the 5 biggest questions facing Alabama this spring

Published Mar. 17 2017

One of the most dominant seasons in Alabama football history ended in January with Crimson Tide players solemnly filing off...

35-foot wide, 17-foot high video board coming to AT&T Field

Published Mar. 16 2017

AT&T Field will have a bigger and better video board for the 2017 season.

Q&A: MTSU's Reggie Upshaw hopes to extend college hoops career

Published Mar. 16 2017

When Middle Tennessee State University senior forward Reggie Upshaw takes the floor in Milwaukee this afternoon for an NCAA tournament...

Kirby Smart says Trenton Thompson making progress after health scare

Published Mar. 16 2017

Georgia football coach Kirby Smart said Wednesday that defensive tackle Trenton Thompson is "doing well" after an incident late last...

SEC coaches see five NCAA participants as just the start

Published Mar. 15 2017

One year ago today, Vanderbilt was routed by Wichita State in an NCAA tournament "First Four" game, leaving the Southeastern...

Josh Dobbs talks NFL combine, Jon Gruden camp and 'Champions of Life'

Published Mar. 15 2017

When quarterback Josh Dobbs arrived at the University of Tennessee in 2013, the Volunteers were mired in 5-7 seasons.

Georgia quarterback Brice Ramsey to play final season elsewhere

Published Mar. 15 2017

Brice Ramsey has thrown his last pass and punted a final time for the Georgia Bulldogs.

Vandy's Bryce Drew welcoming spotlight of Northwestern matchup

Published Mar. 14 2017

Since when did the "V" in Vanderbilt stand for "villain"?

Will Wade seeking 'multiple' NCAA wins with Rams

Published Mar. 14 2017

Less than two years after leaving as University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball coach for the same position at...

Georgia, Alabama settle for NIT bids

Published Mar. 13 2017

The Georgia Bulldogs are continuing their basketball season in a familiar tournament against a familiar foe.

Georgia's Riley Ridley arrested for misdemeanor marijuana possession

Published Mar. 13 2017

Georgia receiver Riley Ridley was arrested Saturday night in Athens for misdemeanor marijuana possession and could miss the Bulldogs' Sept....

Alabama's O.J. Howard rocketing up draft lists

Published Mar. 10 2017

Former Alabama tight end O.J. Howard chose not to run the 40-yard dash during Wednesday afternoon's pro day in Tuscaloosa.

Alabama displays talent before Bill Belichick, Pete Carroll, others

Published Mar. 9 2017

Alabama had 17 former football players attend pro day festivities Wednesday in Tuscaloosa, including 10 who were invited to last...