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Jan. 23, 2015

The boosts in salary for Georgia football coaches include Mark Richt. Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page of the Athens Banner-Herald discuss on the latest Bulldog Bytes the new $4 million salary for the head coach that came after another 10-win season but one that ended in the Belk Bowl. Former Bulldogs quarterback D.J. Shockley joins […] - Full Story

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Jan. 15, 2015

Georgia football coaches have hit the road now that the recruiting dead period is over. Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page of the Athens Banner-Herald get the lowdown on “Bulldog Bytes” on how Georgia’s 2015 class is shaping up from Chad Simmons, national recruiting analyst for Scout.com. We also look at new titles for Georgia assistant […] - Full Story

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Jan. 12, 2015

Georgia is in the process of lining up a neutral site nonconference football game in Atlanta in an upcoming season, athletic director Greg McGarity said on Monday night. “I think that is something that will be in our future,” McGarity said on the “Bulldog Hotline” radio show. “I’m not sure how quickly. Maybe sooner than […] - Full Story

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Georgia football coach Mark Richt said last week that there were “some things cooking” in regards to promotions on his staff. Two were made public on Monday evening: defensive line coach Tracy Rocker is taking on the title of associate head coach and running backs coach/recruiting coordinator Bryan McClendon becomes assistant head coach. Those are […] - Full Story

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The Georgia men’s basketball team’s injury issues continue at small forward. Starter Juwan Parker’ status for Wednesday’s 9 p.m. game at Vanderbilt is up in the air after the sophomore left Saturday night’s double overtime loss at LSU with an Achilles’ injury, coach Mark Fox said Monday. “Hopefully we’ll have him for the game but […] - Full Story

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Jan. 9, 2015

New Georgia offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer met with the media in Athens Friday for the first time. He was joined by Mark Richt, the man who hired him to replace Mike Bobo. “I’m thrilled to be here,” said Schottenheimer, a former Florida backup quarterback who will get a three-year contract with salary details still undisclosed. […] - Full Story

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Jan. 8, 2015

A longtime Georgia staff member that Mark Richt brought with him when he arrived from Florida State has left the program. Dave Van Halanger, who served in an administrative role the last four years after 10 seasons as head strength coach, said Thursday that he’s moved on. “I’m planning on new adventures,” he said. Van […] - Full Story

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Recently hired Georgia director of strength and conditioning Mark Hocke will make the same annual salary as the man he replaced. Hocke, who worked on Alabama’s strength staff the past six years, will earn $200,000, according to information obtained Thursday in an open records request. That’s the same figure that Joe Tereshinski was making. Hocke […] - Full Story

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Dec. 12, 2014

Georgia now has financial aid agreements signed by four football players expected to enroll early, including Tucker defensive lineman Jonathan Ledbetter. The four-star prospect signed the agreement on Friday morning, during the same week Alabama coach Nick Saban reportedly made an in-home visit with Ledbetter. He was a Crimson Tide commitment before switching to Georgia. […] - Full Story

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Georgia won’t return to the practice field until Wednesday to start preparations for the Belk Bowl, but we’ve got you covered with the latest Bulldog Bytes podcast. Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page of the Athens Banner-Herald take a look at the scaled back practice schedule, the All-SEC teams and basketball guard Kenny Gaines’ shoulder injury. […] - Full Story

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Dec. 9, 2014

The bowl matchup is set. Nobody was shooting for the Belk Bowl before the season started, but Georgia-Louisville offers up Todd Grantham to try to slow down Georgia’s high-scoring offense. Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page of the Athens Banner-Herald break down the Bulldogs going to Charlotte instead of Tampa or Orlando and the Grantham storyline. […] - Full Story

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Sep. 30, 2014

Georgia offensive coordinator Mike Bobo spoke to reporters on Tuesday night about Hutson Mason and a passing game that will (we think) get back Malcolm Mitchell and Justin Scott-Wesley. On Mason: ‚ÄúWe can‚Äôt be afraid to make plays. I‚Äôve got to take some ownership on that. I believe sometimes I overcoach or robotize as a […] - Full Story

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It‚Äôs been a while since Georgia wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell has run routes and had a ball thrown to him in practice. Before this week, it was a brief appearance on the first day of spring before an injury sidelined him again. Now, Mitchell is back this week after arthroscopic knee surgery in late July. […] - Full Story

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Yes, Hutson Mason said he has put too much pressure on himself in his season as Georgia‚Äôs starting quarterback. Too much pressure to succeed. That‚Äôs what he told offensive coordinator Mike Bobo before practice on Monday about what the fifth-year senior could do better. So he‚Äôs taking a new mindset into Saturday‚Äôs game against Vanderbilt. […] - Full Story

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It‚Äôs Vanderbilt week. That may not have the same juice in past years when James Franklin and Todd Grantham made the ho-hum SEC East matchup a little more compelling. In the latest ‚ÄúBulldog Bytes podcast, Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page break down Georgia‚Äôs 35-32 victory over Tennessee and bounce around what‚Äôs going on with Hutson […] - Full Story

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Sep. 29, 2014

Georgia‚Äôs attrition in the secondary is continuing even in-season. Junior Sheldon Dawson is no longer on the team, coach Mark Richt said in a brief meeting with reporters Monday evening but did not take questions on whether Dawson was dismissed or left on his own. Dawson has played in only two games this season and […] - Full Story

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The kickoff time and TV network for Georgia‚Äôs Oct. 11 game at Missouri won‚Äôt be determined until after this weekend‚Äôs games. CBS is using a six-day option for its game selections for that date. CBS has a doubleheader with games at noon and 3:30 p.m. ET. CBS picks first for its 3:30 game and ESPN […] - Full Story

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Sep. 28, 2014

Georgia will have to make due without freshman tailback Sony Michel for a considerable amount of time, coach Mark Richt confirmed Sunday. ‚ÄúI can‚Äôt imagine him playing any time real soon,‚Äù Richt said. Michel is second on the Bulldogs with 223 rushing yards on 23 carries, a 9.7 average, and third on the team in […] - Full Story

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Sep. 27, 2014

Georgia‚Äôs longest pass completion went for 20 yards and quarterback Hutson Mason had his first two interceptions of the season. The Bulldogs gave up 284 passing yards and three touchdowns through the air. They do still have Heisman Trophy frontrunner Todd Gurley and that can make all the difference in the world on days when […] - Full Story

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Greetings from Sanford Stadium for what‚Äôs the actual first fall Saturday in Athens. And it actually feels like it a bit. At least this morning. We are in the upper 60s and should be pushing into the 70s before kickoff on a cloudy day. Georgia and Tennessee hook it up at 12:01 p.m. ‚ÄúI was […] - Full Story

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Sep. 26, 2014

We are inside 24 hours to kickoff for Georgia-Tennessee. What better way to gear up for the SEC East clash than with our latest installment of ‚ÄúBulldog Bytes‚Äù to take you to your tailgate? Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page break down the matchup and the developments this week out of the Georgia camp. And we […] - Full Story

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Sep. 25, 2014

Tramel Terry‚Äôs first college snap came on the same type of play that ended his high school playing days in a way he never could have wanted. Terry tore the ACL in his left knee on the opening kickoff in the Shrine Bowl all-star game on Dec. 15, 2012 in Spartanburg, S.C., after his senior […] - Full Story

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Sep. 24, 2014

Georgia cornerback Shattle Fenteng, considered a contender for a starting spot when preseason practices began, is expected to need shoulder surgery, likely ending his season. ‚ÄúI think Shattle, it will be doubtful that he‚Äôll play again this season,‚Äù coach Mark Richt said Wednesday night. ‚ÄúI‚Äôm pretty sure he‚Äôs going to require some surgery on his […] - Full Story

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Sep. 23, 2014

Here is some video from Tuesday night interviews at the Butts-Mehre complex. Georgia running back Todd Gurley gives his thoughts on the Tennessee matchup, freshman Sony Michel and the offensive identity. “It’s Georgia, we’re always going to run the football,” he said. “We’re always going to have pretty good backs.” Here is Gurley: Offensive coordinator […] - Full Story

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Georgia quarterback Hutson Mason and inside linebacker Amarlo Herrera were among the players who met with the media on Tuesday in advance of Saturday’s game against Tennessee. Mason spoke about the offense, Georgia’s freshmen, being recruited by Butch Jones and more: Herrea on the impact of freshmen now in college football and going up against […] - Full Story

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