Michael Carvell

Michael Carvell covers College Football Recruiting. He started at the AJC in 1997 and has covered several beats, including NBA/Hawks and NASCAR. Recruiting blog UGA / DawgNation.com National Signing Day 2016: Top Recruits from Georgia #SigningDay #NationalSigningDay

Latest from Michael Carvell

Alabama’s star quarterback injured again, has time to heal before SEC Championship
 Alabama is listed as a heavy favorite over UGA in the SEC Championship game. But that could change based on the health status
            of the Crimson Tide’s star player, quarterback 
            Tua Tagovailoa. Tagovailoa was knocked out of the game with a leg injury in the third quarter of No. 1-ranked Alabama’s 24-0 win over...

Posted: 8 days ago

Alabama is listed as a heavy favorite over UGA in the SEC Championship game. But that could change based on the health status of the Crimson Tide’s star player, quarterback Tua Tagovailoa. Tagovailoa was knocked out of the game with a leg injury in the third quarter of No. 1-ranked Alabama’s 24-0 win over...
NCAA approves Demetris Robertson eligibility waiver
 Georgia added a potential game-changer to its football roster for this season.  Former 5-star receiver Demetris Robertson had his waiver request to play in 2018 granted by the NCAA, a UGA spokesman confirmed Friday afternoon. Robertson transferred from Cal after playing two seasons at the Pac-12 school, but he was to sit out this season...

10:17 PM Friday, Aug. 10, 2018

Georgia added a potential game-changer to its football roster for this season.  Former 5-star receiver Demetris Robertson had his waiver request to play in 2018 granted by the NCAA, a UGA spokesman confirmed Friday afternoon. Robertson transferred from Cal after playing two seasons at the Pac-12 school, but he was to sit out this season...
Report: Transfer WR Demetris Robertson eligible to play for UGA this season
 Has UGA added a potential game-changer to its football roster for this season? Former 5-star receiver Demetris Robertson “has had his waiver request to play in 2018 granted by the NCAA,” according to 
            The Athletic’s Seth Emerson. Robertson transferred from Cal after playing two seasons at the Pac-12 school, but...

9:58 PM Friday, Aug. 10, 2018

Has UGA added a potential game-changer to its football roster for this season? Former 5-star receiver Demetris Robertson “has had his waiver request to play in 2018 granted by the NCAA,” according to The Athletic’s Seth Emerson. Robertson transferred from Cal after playing two seasons at the Pac-12 school, but...
Former UGA standout John Theus thanks Bulldog fans in NFL retirement announcement
 Former UGA football standout John Theus plans return to Georgia to finish his college degree. The 6-foot-6, 300-pound offensive lineman made that declaration as part of his Wednesday night announcement to retire from
            the NFL. Theus was a fifth-round pick in the 2016 NFL draft, and played sparingly with four different teams. As...

1:11 PM Thursday, Aug. 02, 2018

Former UGA football standout John Theus plans return to Georgia to finish his college degree. The 6-foot-6, 300-pound offensive lineman made that declaration as part of his Wednesday night announcement to retire from the NFL. Theus was a fifth-round pick in the 2016 NFL draft, and played sparingly with four different teams. As...
UGA’s top football recruit was not Mark Richt fan
 Nolan Smith II is a 5-star defensive end from Savannah, Ga., and he’s ranked as the nation’s No. 1 overall prospect by one of the major
            recruiting services. Most importantly for Georgia fans, he’s committed to the Bulldogs. However, everything might not have turned out the same if Mark Richt was still UGA&rsquo...

1:32 PM Thursday, Jul. 26, 2018

Nolan Smith II is a 5-star defensive end from Savannah, Ga., and he’s ranked as the nation’s No. 1 overall prospect by one of the major recruiting services. Most importantly for Georgia fans, he’s committed to the Bulldogs. However, everything might not have turned out the same if Mark Richt was still UGA&rsquo...
UGA QB Justin Fields appears in Travon Walker’s commitment video
 Georgia freshman quarterback Justin Fields made a cameo appearance at the end of Travon Walker’s 
            
               commitment video. Walker is a 5-star defensive tackle from Thomaston, Ga., who committed to UGA over South Carolina, Alabama, Auburn and Clemson
            on Tuesday evening in a ceremony at Upson-Lee High...

11:55 AM Wednesday, Jul. 25, 2018

Georgia freshman quarterback Justin Fields made a cameo appearance at the end of Travon Walker’s commitment video. Walker is a 5-star defensive tackle from Thomaston, Ga., who committed to UGA over South Carolina, Alabama, Auburn and Clemson on Tuesday evening in a ceremony at Upson-Lee High...
Demetris Robertson
Demetris Robertson, an AJC Super 11 selection, is the nation's No. 1 receiver.

2:58 PM Wednesday, Mar. 09, 2016

Demetris Robertson, an AJC Super 11 selection, is the nation's No. 1 receiver.
Take a look: Former UGA coach Mark Richt puts Athens home on market
 Former UGA coach Mark Richt has put his house up for sale in the Athens, Ga., area. Richt, who was fired as coach of the Bulldogs after 15 seasons, lived large in Watkinsville, Ga. He has a 5,779-square foot mansion, featuring five bedrooms on four acres of land. There’s also a game room. How much? The new Miami coach has put a ...

3:17 PM Friday, Jan. 29, 2016

Former UGA coach Mark Richt has put his house up for sale in the Athens, Ga., area. Richt, who was fired as coach of the Bulldogs after 15 seasons, lived large in Watkinsville, Ga. He has a 5,779-square foot mansion, featuring five bedrooms on four acres of land. There’s also a game room. How much? The new Miami coach has put a ...
Georgia's McClendon hired by South Carolina
 Will Muschamp announced a few new additions to his coaching staff on Wednesday, including a name that UGA fans are familiar with. Bryan McClendon, who served as UGA’s recruiting coordinator under Mark Richt the last two years, has been hired as South Carolina’s co-offensive coordinator and receivers coach. “Bryan is an up-and-comer...

8:11 PM Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015

Will Muschamp announced a few new additions to his coaching staff on Wednesday, including a name that UGA fans are familiar with. Bryan McClendon, who served as UGA’s recruiting coordinator under Mark Richt the last two years, has been hired as South Carolina’s co-offensive coordinator and receivers coach. “Bryan is an up-and-comer...