College Football Speakers Coming to Touchdown Clubs this Fall

Across the South, college football season stands out for many as a time to catch up with new friends and do things they do not have an opportunity to do the rest of the year. That traditional holds true at the many Touchdown and Quarterback Clubs across the region as well. 

These organizations bring in the best college football speakers either weekly or biweekly to speak to their membership. Many of the Touchdown Clubs have already revealed their entire speaking lineups for the spring. 

Touchdown Club of Atlanta 

August 22 - Georgia Tech Head Coach Geoff Collins, ESPN Analyst Tom Luginbill

September 9 - Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis 

September 23 - College Football Playoff Committee Director Bill Hancock

October 14 - Former Auburn Head Coach Gene Chizik 

November 4 - Retired Legendary Georgia Head Coach Vince Dooley

The Touchdown Club of Atlanta holds their semiregular Monday luncheons at 103 West in Buckhead. Their first event of the year is a dinner that takes place on Thursday, August 22 at the Cherokee Town & Country Club. 

Touchdown Club of Athens 

August 19 - Georgia Head Coach Kirby Smart 

September 9 - Jerome Bettis 

September 23 - Bill Hancock

October 14 - Gene Chizik 

November 4 - Vince Dooley 

November 18 - Former Georgia Star Pat Hodgson 

The Touchdown Club of Athens dinner schedule allows them to bring in some of the same speakers Atlanta's club features. Meetings take place at the Athens Country Club. 

Huntsville Quarterback Club

September 10 - NFL Official Sarah Thomas 

September 17 - Gene Chizik 

September 24 - Alabama Basketball Coach Nate Oats 

October 1 - Former Southern Miss and LSU Head Coach Curley Hallman 

October 8 - Former Alabama Quarterback John Parker Wilson

October 17 - Former Auburn Head Coach Tommy Tuberville 

October 24 - former Alabama Running Back Johnny Davis 

October 29 - Sports Reporter Jill Arrington 

November 12 - Tom Luginbill

November 19 - Mark Richt

November 26 - Former Alabama Basketball Coach Wimp Sanderson and Former Auburn Basketball Coach Sonny Smith

The Huntsville Quarterback Club has meetings almost weekly, with two Ladies Night activities added on. They host their dinner events at The Ledges of Huntsville Country Club. 

Little Rock Touchdown Club 

August 20 - Arkansas Head Coach Chad Morris 

August 26 - Former Arkansas Quarterback Ryan Mallet 

September 3 - Mark Richt 

September 9 - Former Arkansas and Louisville Head Coach Bobby Petrino 

September 16 - Former Arkansas Great and Pro Football Hall of Famer Dan Hampton

September 23 - Arkansas Director of Athletics Hunter Yurachek

September 30 - Retired Kansas State Head Coach Bill Snyder 

October 7 - Former Florida and Ohio State Head Coach Urban Meyer 

October 14 - Former Arkansas Quarterback Bill Montgomery 

October 21 - Former Arkansas and Ole miss Head Coach Houston Nutt 

October 28 - University of Central Arkansas Head Coach Nathan Brown 

November 4 - Arkansas State Head Coach Blake Anderson 

November 11 - Southwest Conference Hall of Fame Induction

November 19 - SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey

November 25 - Retired College Football Coaching Legend Bill Curry 

January 9, 2020 - Awards Banquet with Heisman Trophy Winner Herschel Walker 

Most of the Little Rock Touchdown Club's festivities are Monday lunches, with the exception of Morris' and Richts' Tuesday appearances. They have membership packages ranging in price from $425-$75, while weekly meal prices are $25 for members and $35 for non-members. 

Macon Touchdown Club 

September 9 - SEC Network Personality Tony Barnhart

September 16 - Georgia Tech Assistant Head Coach Brent Key 

September 23 - Mercer Head Football Coach Bobby Lamb

September 30 - Georgia Tech Recruiting Coordinator Andy McCollum 

October 7 - Georgia Southern Head Coach Chad Lunsford 

October 14 - Samford University Head Coach Chris Hatcher 

October 21 - Tommy Tuberville 

October 28 - Former Georgia Quarterback David Greene

November 4 - Chik-Fil-A Peach Bowl President and CEO Gary Stokan 

November 11 - Former Georgia Tech Coach Paul Johnson 

November 18 - Army Head Coach Jeff Monken 

November 25 - University of West Alabama Head Coach Brett Guililand

February 2020 - Kirby Smart

The Macon Touchdown Club holds weekly dinner meetings throughout the fall at the Methodist Home for Children. Their annual dues are $250 and their guest prices are $30 per event. 

Touchdown Club of Memphis 

August 19 - Tony Barnhart 

September 16 - Memphis Head Coach Mike Norvell 

September 30 - Chad Morris 

October 7 - Blake Anderson 

October 21 - Ole Miss Head Coach Matt Luke 

November 4 - Mississippi State Head Coach Joe Moorhead 

November 11 - Tennessee Head Coach Jeremy Pruitt 

November 25 - 247 Sports National Director of Scouting and Recruiting Barton Simmons

The Touchdown Club of Memphis splits their semiregular evening events between the Hilton Memphis and The Butcher Shop Steakhouse. Full Membership for the season costs $300 while single event passes are $50. 

Orlando Touchdown Club 

September 9 - The Athletic Writer and ESPNU XM Host Andy Staples 

September 23 - SEC Network Analyst Chris Doering

October 9 - Legendary FSU Head Coach Bobby Bowden 

October 21 - Tampa Bay Times College Football Writer Matt Baker 

November 4 - TBA 

November 18 - Tony Barnhart 

December 2 - Houston Nutt 

December 9 - NFL on FOX Analyst Charles Davis 

The Orlando Touchdown Club hosts all dinner meetings on Monday's at Dubsdread Golf Course, except for Bowden's visit, which will take place on a Wednesday. Membership fees are $325 for people over 40, $275 for people over 40 and guest fees are normally $50. 

Tallahassee Quarterback Club 

August 20 - Florida State Head Coach Willie Taggart 

September 10 - Former Florida State Quarterback EJ Manuel 

September 24 - Former Florida State Wide Receiver Peter Warrick

October 8 - Bill Snyder 

October 22 - ESPN Reporter Holly Rowe 

November 5 - Bobby Bowden 

November 19 - Houston Nutt 

December 3 - Former Head Coach and Current Fox Analyst Dave Wannstedt 

The Tallahassee Quarterback Club holds evening events at the FSU University Club. Single memberships start at just $27.50 a month and there are also group packages for two and four people.

To inquire about the speaking fees and appearance costs of any college football speaker, contact the agents at Athlete Speakers by calling us at 800-916-6008 or by Starting Your Booking Request Now

Bobby Bowden Speaking at the Tallahassee Quarterback Club: