Vince Dooley endorses Donald Trump for president

June 15, 2016 Atlanta: Donald Trump speaks at the Fox Theater on Wednesday afternoon at a rally in Downtown Atlanta. Trump introduced Vince Dooley to the stage to speak a few words before his speech began. Trump spoke on topics including on the recent tragedy in Orlando, Florida and what he plans to change if he is elected president of the United States. EMILY JENKINS/ EJENKINS@AJC.COM

Former University of Georgia football coach Vince Dooley gave Donald Trump his second big Dawg endorsement Wednesday.

Dooley appeared on stage with Trump briefly Wednesday before the Republican presidential hopeful’s rally at the Fox Theater.

“You’re’ the one who’s going to make America great again,” Dooley, in a hoarse voice, said. “God bless America, God bless Donald. The people have spoken.”

Dooley, who earlier endorsed former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush for the Republican nomination, joins former UGA great Herschel Walker on Team Trump.


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