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Report: Georgia could open the 2022 season against Oregon in Atlanta

Report: Georgia could open the 2022 season against Oregon in Atlanta

Scheduling has become a hot topic in this time of the year, with both Auburn and LSU announcing future conference games in the past week. And Georgia could be doing the same in a short amount of time. According to a report from 247Sports’ Jake Rowe, Georgia is working with Oregon on a potential game in 2022 to open the college football season and that game would be played...
Practice report: Several Bulldogs back in action as Georgia returns to Sanford Stadium for Scrimmage #2

Practice report: Several Bulldogs back in action as Georgia returns to Sanford Stadium for Scrimmage #2

ATHENS — Georgia caught a bit of a break on Saturday. The Bulldogs were able to dodge the rain, which has been scurrying all around Northeast Georgia this weekend and, thanks to the cloud-cover, got some relatively cooler temperatures for mid-August for their second scrimmage of preseason camp at Sanford Stadium. And this was another critical scrimmage for the Bulldogs...
Ask the experts: Who will be Georgia’s starting receivers for season opener?

Ask the experts: Who will be Georgia’s starting receivers for season opener?

ATHENS  — Georgia’s situation at wide receiver already was intriguing before Demetris Robertson showed up. Then the Cal transfer received NCAA waiver clearance to play this season and it suddenly became incredibly interesting. Today is my turn to tackle the “Ask the Experts” question for DawgNation. It’s a new feature that will be running every day ...
Georgia football likely to utilize 2-back formations in shot gun most often, but when and who?

Georgia football likely to utilize 2-back formations in shot gun most often, but when and who?

ATHENS — My debut for the Georgia football “ask the expert” feels very appropriate in that the subject matter in running backs. Of all the positions I’ve covered in college football, this is the one where I feel most qualified based on the fact I have covered some of the best running backs in SEC football history. While a journalism student in college I covered...
Even Jerry Rice likes Georgia’s ‘Hot Rod’

Even Jerry Rice likes Georgia’s ‘Hot Rod’

Although he was sporting a slight stubble Thursday evening, junior place-kicker Rodrigo Blankenship has done away with the beard that – along with some dramatic field goals along the way – has made him such a recognizable figure. “I figured it was a more professional look,” he said. “I’ve had a lot of people tell me that if you want to go into broadcasting, you...
Around the Dawghouse: Isaiah Wynn reportedly suffers season-ending injury

Around the Dawghouse: Isaiah Wynn reportedly suffers season-ending injury

Around the Dawghouse will bring you daily updates from what people and publications are saying about Georgia, from inside and outside of Athens.  Well this stinks. After a stellar career at the Georgia, Isaiah Wynn was taken in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft by the New England Patriots and was expected to be a major piece for the perennial contenders. But before...
Remade Rodrigo Blankenship still plans to kick like ‘Hot Rod’ of 2017

Remade Rodrigo Blankenship still plans to kick like ‘Hot Rod’ of 2017

ATHENS — Rodrigo Blankenship has remade himself for the 2018 season. The beard he sported all last year is gone and, at least for one post-practice interview, the “rec specs” that he has made so famous were replaced with regular wire-rim glasses. Oh, and he wasn’t wearing a helmet. Clean-cut Blankenship “I figured it was a more professional look,” Blankenship...
Georgia football podcast: UGA recruiting takes surprising twist

Georgia football podcast: UGA recruiting takes surprising twist

Georgia football is the No. 1 topic every day on DawgNation Daily — the daily podcast for Georgia Bulldogs fans. Catch up on everything happening with UGA athletics with host Brandon Adams and the cast of DawgNation experts as they break down the latest Georgia football recruiting news and discuss UGA coach Kirby Smart’s quest to keep the Bulldogs on...
How important will transfer WR Demetris Robertson be to UGA’s offense?

How important will transfer WR Demetris Robertson be to UGA’s offense?

Demetris Robertson could be the reason Georgia wins the national championship. I made this point on Monday’s DawgNation Daily and I was surprised that more than a couple of UGA fans seemed to disagree. A repeated theme of some of the responses was Robertson’s probably pretty good, but maybe not all that much better than the receivers the Bulldogs already have. Others...
Own the East: Georgia’s Zamir White has been overcoming adversity from the start

Own the East: Georgia’s Zamir White has been overcoming adversity from the start

ATHENS — The term “freak” probably is overused in sports. But with regard to Georgia’s Zamir White, it suits him perfectly. And that goes beyond the Adonis-like body and size/speed combination White showed up with to UGA. No, White is a bit of a medical freak. It goes back to the very beginning with him. As detailed by DawgNation’s Jeff Sentell during White&rsquo...
Georgia football second scrimmage ‘defining moment’ in offensive evolution

Georgia football second scrimmage ‘defining moment’ in offensive evolution

ATHENS — Georgia football coach Kirby Smart isn’t exactly sure how his offense is going to look from play to play this season right now. Smart, however, said he’ll have a better idea following the Bulldogs’ second scrimmage of fall camp on Saturday. “ Scrimmage two is kind of a defining moment,” Smart said this week. RELATED: Kirby Smart...
WATCH: Georgia linebacker Monty Rice raves about ‘Little (James) Cook’

WATCH: Georgia linebacker Monty Rice raves about ‘Little (James) Cook’

ATHENS — Georgia football true freshman James Cook opened eyes at the Bulldogs’ open practice on Aug. 4,  and apparently he has continued to excel through fall drills. RELATED: James Cook catches Kirby Smart’s eye at open practice Georgia linebacker Monty Rice made it clear on Thursday that he has been impressed with all of the backs, and particularly ...
Practice report: Key wide receivers back on the field for Bulldogs

Practice report: Key wide receivers back on the field for Bulldogs

ATHENS — It was another stifling hot day on Woodruff Practice Fields on Thursday as the Georgia Bulldogs conducted their 12th practice of preseason camp in full pads. Good thing for the hard-working, and always-running receivers that they welcomed two back to their number. Senior Terry Godwin and freshman Kearis Jackson, each were dressed out and going through position...
Dawg Nation comes up big in support of one Austin Peay family

Dawg Nation comes up big in support of one Austin Peay family

ATHENS — I fancy myself a pretty decent writer, a pretty good journalist. I can’t hold a candle to Kristen Eargle. If you don’t know who she is, I can’t emphasize enough how important it is that you learn about her. Go read her blog, “Ruler of Hope.” It’ll be the best thing you read all day, I promise. And it’ll be incredibly informative...
BREAKING: 4-star junior college cornerback D.J. Daniel has made his decision

BREAKING: 4-star junior college cornerback D.J. Daniel has made his decision

MILLEDGEVILLE —  If D.J. Daniel had qualified to play major college football coming out of high school, his choice would have likely been Georgia. That was just all he knew. It was the team that all his family and friends growing up in Griffin and Spalding High School knew. It was even before the Bulldogs began to ascend as a national power under third-year coach...
BREAKING: Georgia DT target Tymon Mitchell has made his decision

BREAKING: Georgia DT target Tymon Mitchell has made his decision

The University of Georgia was already a leading importer of defensive line talent from the state of Tennessee. The latest decision from 3-star DT Tymon Mitchell will take that to another level. Bill Norton, the Volunteer State’s No. 2 prospect for 2019, chose the Bulldogs in March . The program also picked up a pledge from...
Georgia football podcast: Former UGA great DJ Shockley has advice for Justin Fields

Georgia football podcast: Former UGA great DJ Shockley has advice for Justin Fields

Georgia football is the No. 1 topic every day on DawgNation Daily — the daily podcast for Georgia Bulldogs fans. Catch up on everything happening with UGA athletics with host Brandon Adams and the cast of DawgNation experts as they break down the latest Georgia football recruiting news and discuss UGA coach Kirby Smart’s quest to keep the Bulldogs on...
Georgia football coach Kirby Smart explains why offensive personality remains work in progress

Georgia football coach Kirby Smart explains why offensive personality remains work in progress

ATHENS — Georgia football coach Kirby Smart was still in teach mode when he went before the media on Wednesday night. Smart avoided cliches and explained the philosophy that has the No. 4-ranked Bulldogs competing at a national championship level in just his third year leading the program. For as much attention as skill position players get for what they do with the football in their...
Former Bulldog Mike Bobo could miss Colorado State’s season opener

Former Bulldog Mike Bobo could miss Colorado State’s season opener

ATHENS — Mike Bobo and Kirby Smart couldn’t be more competitive on the football field or the recruiting trail. Off of it, though, they couldn’t be closer friends. So Smart’s thoughts were with his buddy and former teammate after Georgia finished up its 11th practice of preseason camp on Wednesday. In his fourth year as head coach at Colorado State, Bobo...
Own the East: Georgia’s Mecole Hardman is simply a big play waiting to happen

Own the East: Georgia’s Mecole Hardman is simply a big play waiting to happen

ATHENS – One of the terrific things about Georgia’s Mecole Hardman is everybody always believes he can do better. That’s quite a testament to Hardman’s potential, considering he already is exceptionally good. This time last year, we were all wondering whether Hardman could make the transition from defensive back to wide receiver and become a consistent...
Georgia football 5-star receivers getting out-played in practice

Georgia football 5-star receivers getting out-played in practice

ATHENS — Kirby Smart is thrilled with the performance and competition in the Georgia football receivers room. That said, the Bulldogs head coach wants to set the record straight when it comes to the perception that it’s just a bunch of 5-star recruits showing up and showing out. RELATED: Watch Kirby Smart Wednesday press conference video “The guys that are playing best...
Everything you need to know about 4-star CB DJ Daniel and his commitment schedule

Everything you need to know about 4-star CB DJ Daniel and his commitment schedule

Welcome to  Good Day, UGA , your one-stop shop for Georgia football news and takes. Check us out every weekday morning for everything you need to know about Georgia football, recruiting, basketball and more. Georgia, which already owns the No. 1 recruiting class in the country per the 247Sports Composite, could be adding another...
WATCH: Georgia football coach Kirby Smart discusses hitting ‘camp wall’ and quarterbacks

WATCH: Georgia football coach Kirby Smart discusses hitting ‘camp wall’ and quarterbacks

ATHENS — Kirby Smart knows what his Georgia football players are going through. Smart once practiced on the same fields and faced the same sort of challenges when he was an All-SEC safety for the Bulldogs in the 1990s. Back then, there were double sessions — and no climate controlled indoor facility. Smart took mercy on his players on Wednesday, taking them out of the hot sun...
Georgia football coach Kirby Smart heaps praise on quarterback Jake Fromm

Georgia football coach Kirby Smart heaps praise on quarterback Jake Fromm

ATHENS — Georgia football has an ongoing competition at quarterback, that much has been made clear throughout the offseason. And while Bulldogs coach Kirby Smart didn’t give any indication of when he might name a starter, he did remark on how good sophomore Jake Fromm has looked in fall camp. RELATED: Kirby Smart appears unconcerned by comments from Justin Fields’ father...
Georgia football injury update: Kirby Smart clarifies Tyrique McGhee injury, reveals others

Georgia football injury update: Kirby Smart clarifies Tyrique McGhee injury, reveals others

ATHENS — Georgia football coach Kirby Smart said junior defensive back Tyrique McGhee has a “small fracture in the fifth metatarsal” in one of his feet as a result of the injury he suffered in Saturday’s scrimmage. Smart said he hasn’t ruled out McGhee for the Bulldogs’ opener against FCS Austin Peay at 3:30 p.m. on Sept. 1 at Sanford Stadium...
WATCH: Georgia football DL Michael Barnett pushing for expanded role

WATCH: Georgia football DL Michael Barnett pushing for expanded role

ATHENS — Georgia defensive tackle Michael Barnett was pushing hard in drill work Thursday afternoon, clearly wanting to expand his role. It might just be a matter of the redshirt junior staying healthy. Barnett, with a defined 6-foot-4, 304-pound frame, has the look of a player who could make an impact. “Throughout the whole defensive line, we have to remain consistent and...
One of Georgia’s wideouts raves about continued progress of QB Jake Fromm

One of Georgia’s wideouts raves about continued progress of QB Jake Fromm

ATHENS — Jayson Stanley hasn’t had a lot of sessions with the media during his career with the Georgia Bulldogs, but he made the most of the one he had after practice Tuesday. The senior wide receiver from Fairburn was candid and honest in providing answers for all the questions that came his way. Such as: On the potential for improvement in quarterback Jake Fromm …...
Dawghouse: Father of Justin Fields makes strong comments about championship game, Jake Fromm

Dawghouse: Father of Justin Fields makes strong comments about championship game, Jake Fromm

Around the Dawghouse will bring you daily updates from what people and publications are saying about Georgia, from inside and outside of Athens.  ESPN’s David Hale wrote a lengthy article profiling Justin Fields and Trevor Lawerence and the possibility that they could end up forcing a Tua Tagovailoa-type situation at Georgia and Clemson respectively. Lawerence...
Georgia football podcast: The thing all UGA Playoff predictions seemingly have in common

Georgia football podcast: The thing all UGA Playoff predictions seemingly have in common

Georgia football is the No. 1 topic every day on DawgNation Daily — the daily podcast for Georgia Bulldogs fans. Catch up on everything happening with UGA athletics with host Brandon Adams and the cast of DawgNation experts as they break down the latest Georgia football recruiting news and discuss UGA coach Kirby Smart’s quest to keep the Bulldogs on...
WATCH: Georgia football hilarious bed check video includes horror movie star

WATCH: Georgia football hilarious bed check video includes horror movie star

ATHENS — Georgia’s football has released a hilarious video of Director of Player Programs Bryant Gantt performing a bed camp in fall camp. The Bulldogs have continued the tradition of rooming together during fall camp in the days leading up to the start of classes. Classes started on Monday so the training camp lodging is over, but not before plenty of laughs were captured...
ESPN analyst: Georgia’s Lamont Gaillard SEC’s top center, ‘joy to watch’

ESPN analyst: Georgia’s Lamont Gaillard SEC’s top center, ‘joy to watch’

ATHENS — ESPN analyst Cole Cubelic says Georgia football center Lamont Gaillard is “a joy to watch” and the best returning player at that position in the SEC. Cubelic, who played center at Auburn from 1996-2001, tweeted out his ranking of the league’s top returning centers on Wednesday morning.     “Gaillard understands the leverage...
Own the East: Tyler Clark no longer in anybody’s shadow on Georgia’s D-line

Own the East: Tyler Clark no longer in anybody’s shadow on Georgia’s D-line

ATHENS – That clog in the Americus pipeline to the NFL might finally get opened up soon. And if it is, Georgia’s Tyler Clark will be the clog buster. Per capita, the tiny town of 15,000 or so in Southwest Georgia has sent more than its share of football talent to the NFL. Dan Reeves and Chan Gailey got it started a long time ago, but it has been since Leonard Pope...
Georgia WR Jayson Stanley hasn’t let past missteps slow him down

Georgia WR Jayson Stanley hasn’t let past missteps slow him down

ATHENS — Georgia’s Jason Stanley is one of those kinds of players coaches love. He may not be a star with the fans or a standout on the stat sheet. He’s just a solid, there-every-day, execute-his-assignment football player. That’s why what happened to Stanley last December was so out of character for him. He and his passenger/teammate, Natrez Patrick...
Practice report: A freshman working with Georgia’s No. 1 offensive line

Practice report: A freshman working with Georgia’s No. 1 offensive line

ATHENS — There was a freshman working with Georgia’s No. 1 offensive line on Tuesday. And it wasn’t the one you’d probably guess. Cade Mays, an early enrollee out of Knoxville, was working with the first unit at left guard during position drills. You read that right — left guard. If you’ve been keeping up with the Bulldogs and their exploits...
Georgia football coach Kirby Smart keeps defense on edge Tuesday

Georgia football coach Kirby Smart keeps defense on edge Tuesday

ATHENS. — Georgia football coach Kirby Smart was buzzing around the defensive side of the practice fields like an angry hornet Tuesday afternoon. “We’re going to find somebody that can set the edge and play big!” Smart said, coaching up his outside linebackers with a sense of urgency that suggested the opening game was three days away, and not nearly...
For Georgia Bulldogs, pressure is indeed a privilege, but it’s still pressure

For Georgia Bulldogs, pressure is indeed a privilege, but it’s still pressure

ATHENS — Pressure is indeed a privilege, as Georgia coach Kirby Smart likes to say. But it’s still pressure. That means it still has to be dealt with. And the Bulldogs are going to encounter a lot of it this season. That’s why this, for me, is developing into one of the most intriguing Georgia football seasons I’ve covered in a while. Maybe ever. The expectations...
Dawghouse: Georgia DB Tyrique McGhee reportedly to miss the start of the season

Dawghouse: Georgia DB Tyrique McGhee reportedly to miss the start of the season

Around the Dawghouse will bring you daily updates from what people and publications are saying about Georgia, from inside and outside of Athens.  It looks like Georgia could be without a possible starter for its first game against Austin Peay on Sept. 1. According to a report from 247Sports’s Jake Rowe, defensive back Tyrique McGhee is expected to...
Georgia football podcast: Jake Fromm, Justin Fields competition playing out nicely for UGA

Georgia football podcast: Jake Fromm, Justin Fields competition playing out nicely for UGA

Georgia football is the No. 1 topic every day on DawgNation Daily — the daily podcast for Georgia Bulldogs fans. Catch up on everything happening with UGA athletics with host Brandon Adams and the cast of DawgNation experts as they break down the latest Georgia football recruiting news and discuss UGA coach Kirby Smart’s quest to keep the Bulldogs on...
Own the East: UGA safety J.R. Reed says ‘keep missing on me, that’s fine’

Own the East: UGA safety J.R. Reed says ‘keep missing on me, that’s fine’

ATHENS – Perception and reality. There’s always a gap between them. In the case of Georgia’s J.R. Reed, the chasm was enormous. When he abruptly committed to Georgia two summers ago as a transfer from Tulsa, everybody just assumed it was a ploy by the Bulldogs to help win over Reed’s cousin, Deangelo Gibbs. Gibbs was a 5-star prospect at Grayson High School. Reed...
3 questions for Georgia football to answer by the end of the second scrimmage

3 questions for Georgia football to answer by the end of the second scrimmage

ATHENS, Ga. — Georgia football coach Kirby Smart and his staff have a checklist of sorts. Each day, the coaches comb through the details and consider how best to utilize a championship caliber roster. Smart has said it’s a puzzle of sorts. Each season brings about new challenges, the dynamics changing in each position group and meeting room as the personnel turns over. The...
Colorado State coach Mike Bobo hospitalized after feeling numbness in his feet

Colorado State coach Mike Bobo hospitalized after feeling numbness in his feet

Former Georgia quarterback and offensive coordinator Mike Bobo is undergoing medical tests after he began to feel numbness in his feet. Bobo and Colorado State athletic director Joe Parker both put out statements regarding the situation. Per the statement, Bobo first began to feel the numbness on Saturday. “I recently began to experience numbness in my feet. ...
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