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Georgia’s most important players of 2015: No. 5 is …

Fri, July 03, 2015

Before we dive into a look at a key cog for Georgia this season, let’s look back on a key from last year:

Georgia very quietly finished fifth nationally in pass defense. While the numbers are ...

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Next Generation: CB Juwuan Briscoe aims to play

Fri, July 03, 2015

ATHENS — Juwuan Briscoe was the fourth incoming freshman that I profiled for our “UGA Next Generation” series. I spent a day with the 6-foot, 185 pound cornerback earlier this summer in Waldorf, ...Next Generation: CB Juwuan Briscoe aims to play appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

UGA WR Justin Scott-Wesley undergoes knee surgery

Fri, July 03, 2015

UGA wide receiver Justin Scott-Wesley has undergone arthroscopic knee surgery.

Despite the injury and the timing of it, the senior could be ready to go by the start of August practice, a source told the AJC ...UGA WR Justin Scott-Wesley undergoes knee surgery appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Here’s how you can watch UGA sports for 24 hours straight

Thu, July 02, 2015

In a span of 24 hours, you can relive some of the greatest moments in UGA sports history.

That’s because the Georgia Bulldogs are taking over the SEC Network for 24 straight hours beginning with the ...Here’s how you can watch UGA sports for 24 hours straight appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Georgia’s most important players of 2015: Now for No. 6 …

Thu, July 02, 2015

As we debate the importance of individual players in the ultimate team sport, here’s a useful quote from Vince Lombardi: “Individual commitment to a group effort, that is what makes a team work, a company ...Georgia’s most important players of 2015: Now for No. 6 … appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Georgia’s most important players of 2015: A three-headed monster at No. 7

Wed, July 01, 2015

If you didn’t like it when we had two players at No. 10, well, click out of this quickly please.

Also, if you don’t like use of the royal “we,” well, sorry. We like it.

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Ten@10: SEC football is right around corner

Tue, June 30, 2015

THE TEN AT 10:

1. We’re less than two weeks from college football.

OK, the actual practices won’t begin until Aug. 1. But we all know that the season actually begins when everybody starts talking football at ...Ten@10: SEC football is right around corner appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Flag flap, new coaches dominate SEC basketball discussion

Mon, June 29, 2015

ATHENS — I spent some time earlier today participating in a teleconference call with the SEC men’s basketball coaches and Commissioner Greg Sankey. There was a lot of interesting updates shared therein. I’ll give you ...Flag flap, new coaches dominate SEC basketball discussion appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Georgia’s most important players of 2015: No. 8 is …

Mon, June 29, 2015

We now resume our series, along with a reminder that this is not a ranking of Georgia’s best players. It is an evaluation of which players are most vital to the team’s success this season ...

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Odds good that Thompson makes impact on UGA’s D-line

Fri, June 26, 2015

ATHENS — As the legendary Paul Harvey used to say, “and now for the rest of the story.” …

In this case I’m saying that about the legend that is — or will be — Trenton ...Odds good that Thompson makes impact on UGA’s D-line appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com