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Georgia’s most important players of 2015: And now for No. 9 …

Fri, June 26, 2015

For the uninitiated: This is not a ranking of Georgia’s best players. Nope, it certainly is not. Rather, this is an evaluation of which players are most vital to the team’s success this season based ...Georgia’s most important players of 2015: And now for No. 9 … appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Odds good that Trent Thompson makes an impact

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 Trent Thompson makes an impact appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Georgia’s most important players of 2015: Now for No. 10 …

Thu, June 25, 2015

The series continues with this friendly reminder: 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 based on their ...Georgia’s most important players of 2015: Now for No. 10 … appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Video: Camp Sunshine video and highlights

Wed, June 24, 2015

RUTLEDGE – An annual summer rite for the Georgia football team is a visit to Camp Sunshine, the retreat for young cancer patients. Head coach Mark Richt led a contingent of about 20 Bulldogs on Wednesday, ...Video: Camp Sunshine video and highlights appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Georgia’s most important players of 2015: No. 11 is …

Wed, June 24, 2015

This series began on Monday with a much-hyped freshman. It continues today with a senior whose established success probably hasn’t been discussed enough.

But first, a reminder: This is not a ranking of Georgia’s best players. It ...Georgia’s most important players of 2015: No. 11 is … appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Ten@10: UGA’s Terry Godwin says no to pro baseball

Tue, June 23, 2015

THE TEN AT 10:

1. Terry Godwin said thanks but no thanks to the Atlanta Braves.

Well, not in so many words. He just hasn’t responded at all to the Braves’ offer after

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Georgia’s most important players of 2015: No. 12 is …

Mon, June 22, 2015

When I joined the AJC, there were several neat things I brought to the sports staff, starting with a very cool glass measuring cup. You know how with normal cup measurers you have to keep ...

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UGA’s McKenzie gives Richt a nice Father’s Day tribute

Mon, June 22, 2015

ATHENS — Isaiah McKenzie gave Georgia coach Mark Richt a nice Father’s Day shout-out on Instagram on Sunday.

McKenzie, a sophomore wide receiver and preseason All-SEC kick returner, has his own father. But he thanked Richt ...UGA’s McKenzie gives Richt a nice Father’s Day tribute appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Confidence, dedication will earn Madden playing time

Fri, June 19, 2015

ATHENS — The second in our “Next Generation” series about Georgia’s incoming freshmen is on Sam Madden. The stories are running online today and will be included in tomorrow’s print edition of the ...

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Reservations for Pasadena anyone?

Wed, June 17, 2015

ATHENS — This just in: Georgia will play in the Rose Bowl for the first time in 82 years in 2025.

The Bulldogs have scheduled a home-and-home series with UCLA that will begin there ...Reservations for Pasadena anyone? appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com