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Revamped Eagles put on a good show

...Worse, the defense just looked lost. That's a capital offense. In one sweeping change, Georgia Southern fired Rusty Russell, the defensive coordinator and the son of Erk Russell. Russell is the Eagles' first coach of modern times, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/05/gas_427612.shtml
Georgia Southern sports
Erk Russell cuts ties to Georgia Southern

...his son, defensive coordinator Rusty Russell, in January. Erk Russell insisted...is not what this is about." Rusty Russell was fired after a 7-4 season...program," Baker said. Sewak and Rusty Russell were the top candidates for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/19/col_405112.shtml
College
Irked Erk fires back at school

...on Oct. 25. Sewak maintains Rusty Russell's firing was his decision...1996. After the 2002 season, Rusty Russell and Sewak were in competition...firing weren't misconstrued. "Rusty Russell is my son and a very good football...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/18/uga_405070.shtml
UGA
Clarett pleads guilty to reduced charge

...improper benefits from a family friend and for lying about it to investigators. GEORGIA SOUTHERN: In Statesboro, Rusty Russell, son of the coach who built Georgia Southern into a national Division I-AA power in the 1980s, was one of two assistant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/15/col_401055.shtml
College
Bears pose a threat to an Eagle' repeat

STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern defensive coordinator Rusty Russell compares Maine to the great Youngstown State football teams of the 1990s. "They play smash-mouth football," Russell said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/07/col_362758.shtml
College
Every week's an adventure for Georgia Southern defensive backs

...secondary, and each has contributed. "A lot of this is week-to-week learning," said defensive coordinator Rusty Russell. "You figure out what to do on a week-to-week basis." This week, the secondary will be tested by a group of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/12/gas_357995.shtml
Georgia Southern sports
Burchett's back on track

...later, he was reinstated. "He's paid a toll to be where he is," said Georgia Southern defensive coordinator Rusty Russell. "Those kinds of things do one of two things to you. They either destroy you or they make you better. He made it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/27/gas_354832.shtml
Georgia Southern sports
GSU looks to Sewak to lead

...decision came down to Sewak and defensive coordinator Rusty Russell. Russell, the son of Erk Russell, headed a defense...be welcomed to stay on Sewak's staff. Sewak said Rusty Russell was still the team's defensive coordinator. In replacing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/17/gas_326867.shtml
Georgia Southern sports
Furman uses trio to replace Ivory

...Lehigh) and give us at least close to the same production," Johnson said. Georgia Southern defensive coordinator Rusty Russell was impressed with the Paladin sophomores after watching the game tape. Of course, it might have been hard to tell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/13/gas_325910.shtml
Georgia Southern sports
Furman, future in Eagles' thoughts

...would be a good pick. But should Georgia Southern look to keep its defensive base, current defensive coordinator Rusty Russell would be a good pick. Someone from the staff would deserve at least consideration for promotion to head coach if the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/11/gas_325466.shtml
Georgia Southern sports