ATHENS, GA - SEPTEMBER 7: Vince Dooley alongside his wife and Jere Morehead, is honored as the field name of Dooley Field is announced prior to the start of the game against the Murray State Racers at Sanford Stadium on September 7, 2019 in Athens, Georgia. (Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images)

Vince Dooley has died. Georgia’s winningest football coach, who recently turned 90, passed away at his home Friday surrounded by family, according to a spokesperson for the University of Georgia Athletics Department.

Coach Kirby Smart released the following statement on Twitter.


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