David Paschall (Reporter)

Phone: 423-757-6524
E-mail: dpaschall@timesfreepress.com
Bio:
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.

Game-day preview: No. 2 Alabama vs. Southern Miss

Published Sep. 20 2019

Noon EDT at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Game-day preview: No. 3 Georgia vs. No. 7 Notre Dame

Published Sep. 20 2019

8 p.m. at Sanford Stadium in Athens, Georgia

Facing Notre Dame has added meaning to Georgia's Rodrigo Blankenship

Published Sep. 19 2019

Two days before Georgia's 20-19 win at Notre Dame in 2017, Bulldogs kicker Rodrigo Blankenship was summoned by the boss.

Alabama defense overrun with true freshman starters

Published Sep. 19 2019

Nick Saban can't recall having to start so many defenders straight out of high school.

Chattanooga native Will Healy faces another huge challenge as Charlotte visits Clemson

Published Sep. 18 2019

Perhaps there will be a day when Will Healy can coach a college football Goliath.

Pasquali's Pix: Gators, Bulldogs will win closer-than-expected games

Published Sep. 18 2019

The past three weekends of Southeastern Conference football have provided intrigue, but on a very limited basis.

Georgia's D'Andre Swift rested and ready for Notre Dame's visit

Published Sep. 18 2019

Georgia junior running back D'Andre Swift has low miles on his tires.

Crimson Tide defensive end LaBryan Ray will miss at least six weeks

Published Sep. 18 2019

Alabama defensive end LaBryan Ray underwent foot surgery this week but could be playing again by November.

Georgia-Notre Dame game of 2017 ignited both programs

Published Sep. 17 2019

It's rare that the same game can serve as a launching point for both teams, but Georgia's 20-19 victory over...

Patient Kyle Trask finally getting his chance with Gators

Published Sep. 17 2019

New Florida starting quarterback Kyle Trask will not be wearing a leather helmet during Saturday afternoon's game against visiting Tennessee,...

Alabama moving on without another starting defender

Published Sep. 16 2019

Alabama will begin its run at the Mississippi state championship this Saturday when the No. 2 Crimson Tide host Southern...

SEC players of the week

Published Sep. 16 2019

OFFENSIVE — Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, who threw for a career-best 444 yards and five touchdowns at South Carolina, posting...

Notre Dame now facing a veteran Jake Fromm

Published Sep. 16 2019

When third-ranked Georgia faces No. 7 Notre Dame this Saturday night inside Sanford Stadium, it will mark the 32nd consecutive...

Georgia, Notre Dame ready for the spotlight

Published Sep. 16 2019

The Georgia Bulldogs have outscored Vanderbilt, Murray State and Arkansas State by a combined 125 points this football season.

Nick Saban seeks offensive balance to help Alabama's defense

Published Sep. 16 2019

Alabama's offense amassed 571 yards Saturday against South Carolina, most of that through the air.

Georgia 3-0 after shutting out Arkansas State [photos]

Published Sep. 15 2019

The tuneups are over.

Georgia notebook: Arkansas State coach floored by 'pink out'

Published Sep. 15 2019

There were no washing-machine errors before Saturday afternoon's Arkansas State at Georgia football game.

Game-day preview: No. 2 Alabama at South Carolina

Published Sep. 13 2019

3:30 p.m. Saturday at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina

Game-day preview: No. 3 Georgia vs. Arkansas State

Published Sep. 13 2019

Noon Saturday at Sanford Stadium in Athens, Georgia

Georgia tight end Eli Wolf eager for more busy games

Published Sep. 12 2019

In his three seasons as a Tennessee tight end, Eli Wolf totaled 86 receiving yards.