Marc Weiszer | archives

stories from a2 |

Aug. 1, 2014

Malcolm Mitchell didn’t make it through Georgia’s first spring practice this year and won’t be available when the Bulldogs open preseason practices Friday and for an undetermined period beyond that. Mitchell’s status for the start of the season is now in question after the oft-injured wide receiver underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Thursday […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from a2 |

Jul. 31, 2014

Georgia players are hunkering down for an extended camp stay this year as the Bulldogs open preseason practices Friday afternoon. With classes at the university starting a week later than in the last several years, the Bulldogs will practice over a 16-day stretch before breaking before the start of classes on Aug. 18. The Bulldogs […] - Full Story

Comments

0

Georgia landed in the top 15 in the preseason college football coaches’ poll for the third straight season. The Bulldogs checked in at No. 12 Thursday when what’s now called the Amway Coaches Poll was released. Georgia began last season ranked No. 5 in the coaches’ poll but ended it unranked after a 24-19 Gator […] - Full Story

Comments

0

Georgia fans in the Athens area that get Charter cable in their homes won’t have to worry about missing the Bulldogs’ football game on the SEC Network on Sept. 20. When the ESPN-owned network launches in two weeks, Charter Communications expects to carry the sports channel. “Charter has an agreement that we are currently finalizing […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from a2 |

Jul. 30, 2014

Depth at wide receiver has gone from a concern this spring to what looks like a strength in the eyes of offensive coordinator Mike Bobo as Georgia opens preseason practices on Friday. The return of Malcolm Mitchell and Justin Scott-Wesley from injuries will help. A couple of freshmen and the additions of Brendan Langley from […] - Full Story

Comments

1

The number of players gone from the Georgia defense this offseason has been a growing storyline. Many of those remaining that Jeremy Pruitt will try to mold into a championship unit in his first season as Bulldogs defensive coordinator have transformed their bodies. They have a different look from the end of spring practices to […] - Full Story

Comments

1

Two days before preseason practices begin, Georgia defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt and offensive coordinator Mike Bobo provided updates today on their respective units. Here are some quick hitters from each. First from Pruitt: –On how his preparation for the season has been impacted by the offseason attrition: “To me, I don’t know. Everybody had a […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from a2 |

Jul. 29, 2014

Greg McGarity’s beach vacation last week didn’t have as much rest and relaxation as the Georgia athletic director would have preferred. “Let’s just say it was frequently interrupted,” he said Tuesday. Back home, two Georgia football players were arrested bringing the total this offseason in the program to seven. Defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor was dismissed […] - Full Story

Comments

1

Georgia released an updated football roster on Tuesday. You can find the jersey numbers for the newcomers on there. They include duplicate 7s (Lorenzo Carter and Jacob Park) and 31s (Shattle Fenteng and Chris Conley). Also noticeable are some weights that have gone up and down in numbers that are changed on the roster for […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from a2 |

Jul. 28, 2014

Athens-Clarke County police on Monday provided more details about the DUI and speeding arrest of University of Georgia linebacker Davin Bellamy early Saturday. - Full Story

Comments

0

Athens-Clarke County police on Monday provided more details about the DUI and speeding arrest of University of Georgia linebacker Davin Bellamy early Saturday. Bellamy was clocked traveling at 52 mph in a 35-mph zone heading east on College Station Road in Athens at 2:58 a.m. when his 2001 Volvo was pulled over in the Kroger […] - Full Story

Comments

1

stories from a2 |

Jul. 27, 2014

An offseason that began with an entirely new defensive staff coming aboard and brought a wave of player departures—with several sent packing—makes way for preparations that begin in earnest this week for Georgia. Players officially report on Thursday and preseason football practices get underway on Friday. Coach Mark Richt was upbeat at SEC Media Days […] - Full Story

Comments

1

stories from a2 |

Jul. 26, 2014

An offseason that began with an entirely new defensive staff coming aboard and brought a wave of player departures—with several sent packing—makes way for preparations that begin in earnest this week for Georgia. - Full Story

Comments

0

Georgia started spring practices with the arrest of four players hanging over the program. It will open preseason practices on Friday following two more arrests this past week. Linebacker Davin Bellamy was jailed early Saturday morning on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol and speeding. “Would like to apologize to #dawgnation for my […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from a2 |

Jul. 25, 2014

One of the nation’s top wide receiver recruits for 2016 turned himself in Friday in Athens after an arrest warrant was issued three days earlier on a charge of felony first degree burglary. He was released less than an hour later. Darnell Salomon returned to Georgia from his home in Miramar, Fla. He posted a […] - Full Story

Comments

0

Georgia is sticking to its plan to play in the NIT Season Tip-Off even though the men’s basketball tournament will have a scaled-down field this year. The November tournament is shaping up to have eight teams in it instead of 16 but uncertainty surrounding the event remains. “We’re still committed,” Georgia executive associate athletic director […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from a2 |

Jul. 24, 2014

Georgia was hit with injuries at every offensive skill position last season. There were season-ending ACL injuries to receivers Malcolm Mitchell and Justin Scott-Wesley, tailback Keith Marshall and quarterback Aaron Murray. Tight end wasn’t immune to the walking wounded. Jay Rome missed the final four games with a right foot injury and didn’t practice this […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from a2 |

Jul. 23, 2014

While fans and players count down to the start of the 2014 football season, Georgia already has set an important date for 2015. The G-Day spring football game is scheduled to be held on Saturday April 11, 2015. In case you are wondering, that is the same weekend as the Masters golf tournament in Augusta. […] - Full Story

Comments

1

An arrest warrant has been issued for an elite wide receiver prospect out of Florida who attended Georgia’s Dawg Night camp last week. Darnell Salomon is accused of felony burglary after two female athletes reported items missing from a dorm room. After an investigation by University of Georgia police, a warrant was issued on Tuesday. […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from a2 |

Jul. 22, 2014

Another young and talented defensive player was booted from the Georgia football team on Wednesday afternoon. Defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor became the third dismissal off the unit this offseason when the school announced about three hours after he bonded out of the Clarke County Jail that he was kicked off the team. Taylor is charged […] - Full Story

Comments

2

stories from a2 |

Jul. 21, 2014

A football recruit in town this past weekend while attending a camp at Georgia is suspected in a burglary at a UGA dorm, according to police. - Full Story

Comments

0

Given all of the wild and thrilling games that Georgia was involved in last football season, you had to figure that the Bulldogs would be well represented on a listing of the 25 games from 2013. ESPNU is counting them down with rebroadcasts in the next couple of weeks. Georgia’s 44-41 win over LSU on […] - Full Story

Comments

0

Quarterback has generally been a position of stability at Georgia under Mark Richt. David Greene (2001-04) and Aaron Murray (2010-13) were four-year starters. Matthew Stafford became the man during his freshman season in 2006 and started the next two seasons until leaving for the NFL, where he was the No. 1 overall pick. D.J. Shockley […] - Full Story

Comments

1

stories from a2 |

Jul. 19, 2014

The rain let up Saturday just in time for the annual Countdown to Kickoff event. - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from a2 |

Jul. 17, 2014

HOOVER, ALA. | Most coaches take stock of preseason predictions and move on. - Full Story

Comments

0