Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Q and A with Joe Cox.....

1. When is your Birthday? November 27, 1986

2. What High school did you go to? THE Independence High School, in Charlotte, NC

3. What is your major? Psychology

4. What is your favorite restaurant to eat in Athens? Mama Sid’s Pizza

5. What is you favorite color? Green

6. Do you plan on staying in Georgia after college? Yes. I plan on going to graduate school and being a Graduate Assistant after I graduate in December.

7. What's your favorite vacation spot? Charleston, SC

8. Who are some of your best friends on the team? Mohamed Massaquoi, Antavious Coates, CJ Byrd, Mike Moore, Kevin Perez, Tavarres King, Ian Smith, and of course Jeff Owens; but really this list is just a few. I could name pretty much anyone on the team.

9. Who inspires you the most? My father has always been an inspiration to me in every aspect of life.

10. What is your favorite song (hip hop/R&B/Soul/Country/Gospel/Jazz)? My favorite song of all-time is “Lights Off” by Lil Wayne. It was on his early album, Tha Block Is Hot.

11. If you could change one thing about yourself physically, what would it be? My height. I’m listed as 6’1” and that’s really pushing it!

12. What is your favorite movie? I have two…Anchorman and Old School

13. What do you like to do for fun? I love fishing.

14. What's your favorite meal to eat? Buffalo wings.

15. What size shoe do you wear? 11

16. Why did you choose UGA? Everything about UGA was incredible to me. The coaches, players, town, and overall atmosphere blew me away.

17. What's your proudest moment at UGA? My proudest moment was being part of the 2005 SEC Championship team. Even though I redshirted that year, it was something I was proud to be a part of.

18. What cell-phone service do you have? Alltel

19. What's your fondest childhood memory? Fishing with my friend from back home all over Charlotte is one of my best memories. We went wherever we could go without getting kicked out.

20. What other city could you see yourself living? Charleston, SC

21. What is your favorite Dessert? Mint chocolate chip ice cream

22. If you could dream up your dream mate what would she look like? Halle Berry

23. What is your greatest fear? I hate heights.

24. What is your greatest accomplishment in life? Knowing that I am going to get a degree from the University of Georgia this fall is my greatest accomplishment so far. That degree will open many doors.

25. Where are the top 3 spring break places you would love to visit? Charleston, SC, Miami, FL, and Panama City, FL

26. Who are your favorite male actor, and Female actress? Will Ferrell and Gabrielle Union.

27. If there is one woman you could marry, who would it be? Halle Berry

28. What's your favorite reality show? I hate reality TV.

29. What's your favorite thing about football? My favorite thing is the team aspect involved with the sport.

30. What does wearing the “G” means to you? The “G” represents a lot of things to me. It is a reward to wear it and it reflects a lot of hard work throughout my life to get here. It also represents the history of an incredible football program that is respected around the nation. It is our job as Bulldogs to carry on the legacy of Georgia football and we are all proud of wearing that G. It means everything to me and it is something I will cherish forever.


  1. like what you're doing here, j.o. keep up the good work.

  2. Good to know that Joe and I not only share a birthday, but also a disgust for reality TV.

    But the answer to #30 was my favorite.

    Go Dawgs!

  3. Wow, you really DO get up early.

  4. Great stuff! We're behind you this year Joe. Work hard, don't let us down!

  5. Believe me you do NOT want to go to Panama City for SB...

  6. "28. What's your favorite reality show? I hate reality TV."

    +100 to Joe Cox.

  7. I love your blog and this interview was vary insightful about Joe cox.

  8. Great job with the site Jeff - especially with your post on Stereotypes. Oh, and you made mention on EDSBS...

  9. Great job with the blog Jeff! And you made mention on EDSBS.

  10. Keep it up the good work Jeff! It was great learning more about you Joe! We all look forward to seeing you on the field in the fall (and you too Jeff)! GO DAWGS!

  11. Great blog Jeff! Keep up the good work. Your a damn good dawg.

  12. Thanks for posting this Jeff. I truly enjoy learning about all of our players off the field!

  13. Man, Joe Cox is what Georgia Football needs! He seems to have the same goals as the fans, and that really gets me pumped about the 2009 season! Thanks, Jeff, for your inspiring rock my face off!

    GO DAWGS!!!!

  14. Joe Cox is what Georgia football needs! His goals for the team seem to be congruent with the fans, and I'm so excited to see him lead this team in the 2009 season. Thanks, Jeff, for sharing your inspiring blog with the Bulldog Nation. You rock my face off!

    GO DAWGS!!!!!

  15. Mama Sid's Pizza? I knew I liked this guy for some reason!

  16. People like Cox and Owens are truly good people. it makes everyone in the bulldawg nation proud.

    Go Dawgs!

  17. Joe Cox = Team Player!

    His response to his proudest moment was being a member of the 2005 SEC Champ team - and he redshirted! I figured he'd say the TD pass to beat Colarado, but he picks a total team effort instead.

    Good Dawg!

  18. great interview jeff.

    you and cox are going to be the top DAWGS in athens this year and you are already getting off to a good start. keep up the good work! SIC EM

  19. Goooooo Joe! Next time you and Tavarres come out to Hammers Glen Golf Course in Homer, bring your fishing poles. Big bass and catfish in #10 and #12 pond.

  20. Joe: Did you ever get to speak with fellow IHS Alum Chris Leak about UF during the recruiting process? Btw, my cousin is Mac Cramer, if you know him!

  21. My cousin in NC kept me posted on Joe and MoMass before they came to UGA. I wish MoMass luck in the draft and Joe good luck with this season. Go Dawgs!

  22. Love the new blog Jeff. As many others have mentioned, you are a Damn Good Dawg! Good luck on and off the field!


  23. I can't wait to see Joe prove he can be a great SEC QB also. I've seen him make the throw's. I've seen him pull out a game for us in the clutch(Colorado). I believe in Joe!

  24. This is my new favorite blog too. Keep it up man.

  25. The Dawgs are in good hands with Joe Cox and I very much appreciate Jeff Owens' blogs keeping the BullDawg Nation abreast of the latest happenings. Joe's leadership is already shaping the DAWGS into another contender for next season. God bless you Joe. Be humble, be greatful for the blessings that God has given you physically, mentally and develop your spirit with great owner maintenance. Go DAWGS!