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Oct. 14, 2014

A new indoor practice facility is in the works at Georgia, but it sure would have come in handy on a day like today. Athens has had heavy rains today that followed a tornado warning earlier this morning. The forecast calls for more heavy thunderstorms later this afternoon when Georgia’s football team is scheduled to […] - Full Story

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Georgia players met with the media on Tuesday afternoon. The Todd Gurley suspension remains the dominant topic but there is a game to be played Saturday against Arkansas. Here’s quarterback Hutson Mason: Some words now with offensive lineman Greg Pyke: Defensive lineman Sterling Bailey on the improved defense: And finally here is offensive tackle Kolton […] - Full Story

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Oct. 13, 2014

We are pushing up our podcast schedule this week to dive right into the latest on the Todd Gurley situation at Georgia as the Bulldogs begin a new game week. Gurley remains suspended indefinitely while Georgia looks into whether he was paid for signing memorabilia. Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page of the Athens Banner-Herald look […] - Full Story

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Oct. 12, 2014

Georgia has lined up another nonconference football game to its 2016 schedule against Louisiana-Lafayette for a $1.2 million guarantee. The teams would play Nov. 19, 2016 in Athens, according to a memorandum of understanding between the schools obtained through an open records request. It is signed and dated by Louisiana-Lafayette president Joe Savoie and signed […] - Full Story

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The first four questions of Mark Richt’s weekly Sunday evening teleconference were related to Todd Gurley and the indefinite suspension that kept him out of Saturday’s 34-0 win at Missouri. That was enough for the Georgia football coach to want the subject changed. “You know what I’d like to do?” he said. “I’d like to […] - Full Story

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Oct. 11, 2014

COLUMBIA, Mo.–Star Georgia running back Todd Gurley’s suspension Thursday by Georgia didn’t keep him from remaining in touch with his teammates while an ongoing investigation continues on whether he took money for signing memorabilia, a violation of NCAA rules. There were texts to teammates, including fullback Quayvon Hicks, and more traded with coach Mark Richt […] - Full Story

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COLUMBIA, Mo—It’s rise and shine time for Georgia today with an 11 a.m. local time kickoff (12 p.m. ET) here at Missouri. Who will rise up and shine on offense with star tailback Todd Gurley suspended as an ongoing investigation by Georgia continues into alleged payments for signed memorabilia? Nick Chubb will step into the […] - Full Story

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Oct. 10, 2014

Georgia issued a statement Friday evening from athletic director Greg McGarity, his first comments since Todd Gurley was suspended: I would like to make a few additional comments about yesterday’s announcement regarding the suspension of Todd Gurley. While we have made extensive efforts to gather all relevant facts, this is still an ongoing and obviously […] - Full Story

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Oct. 8, 2014

Georgia’s game Saturday at Missouri has an 11 a.m. kickoff local time (noon ET). And that’s the way Georgia preferred it. Coach Mark Richt said Wednesday that athletic director Greg McGarity expressed to the Southeastern Conference a desire not to play in one of the other possible windows—6, 7:30 or 9 p.m. ET—because of another […] - Full Story

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Oct. 7, 2014

Georgia offensive coordinator Mike Bobo said after Tuesday’s practice that quarterback Hutson Mason got word the Monday of the Vanderbilt game week about the plan to use Brice Ramsey also in that game. He said Mason responded well to that pressure. Bobo was noncommittal on whether he will play Ramsey again in the first half […] - Full Story

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Georgia’s secondary was already considered a depleted bunch after this past offseason. Take away three defensive backs since the start of last week and it only thins the ranks even more. “We’ve still got enough guys to be two deep but we’re in desperate need of a great recruiting class in that area, I’ll say […] - Full Story

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Stop us if you’ve heard this before, but Georgia has a pivotal game against an SEC East opponent Saturday in Columbia. This time, it’s at Missouri. Today on the latest installment of “Bulldog Bytes,” we get some insight on the Tigers from David Morrison of the Columbia Daily Tribune. And there’s plenty of Bulldog banter […] - Full Story

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Oct. 6, 2014

Georgia’s run of games that start before the sun goes down will continue. The Bulldogs’ Oct. 18 game at Arkansas is set for 4 p.m. ET in Little Rock. The game will be shown on the SEC Network. Georgia’s last three games, all at home, were afternoon starts and this week’s game at Missouri is […] - Full Story

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The merchandise cornerback Shaq Jones was alleged to have shoplifted from an area Wal-Mart before his dismissal from the Georgia football team Sunday is valued at $43. A loss prevention associate notified Athens-Clarke County police at 2:07 p.m. Sunday that the freshman from Merritt Island, Fla., was in her office at the Lexington Road Wal-Mart […] - Full Story

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Oct. 5, 2014

The hits keep coming to Georgia’s secondary. Freshman cornerback Shaq Jones was dismissed from the team Sunday night, the school announced less than two hours after he posted bail following an arrest for a misdemeanor charge of “theft by shoplifting.” The Merritt Island, Fla., product was booked into the Clarke County Jail Sunday at 2:16 […] - Full Story

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Some quick updates from Georgia coach Mark Richt’s Sunday evening teleconference: –Wide receiver Justin Scott-Wesley didn’t play Saturday, which surprised Richt after the game. So he checked with the coaching staff and said this a day later: “He was ready to practice, but we didn’t think he was quite game-ready yet. That’s why he didn’t […] - Full Story

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A top 25 SEC East division matchup between Georgia and Missouri Saturday will be shown nationally on CBS and kick off at 12 p.m. ET. The game between the No. 13 Bulldogs (4-1, 2-1 SEC) and the No. 23 Tigers (4-1, 1-0) is part of a CBS doubleheader nationally before No. 2 Auburn and No. […] - Full Story

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Oct. 3, 2014

On the same day Vanderbilt football coach Derek Mason compared Georgia running back Todd Gurley to former Oklahoma star Adrian Peterson, Georgia inside linebackers coach Mike Ekeler brought up the same name when talking about the Bulldogs’ Heisman Trophy contender. “I was there two years with him and that’s kind of who he reminds me […] - Full Story

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The question seems to be not so much will Georgia beat huge underdog Vanderbilt but, how much will it win by? There is still intrigue that we cover on today’s edition of “Bulldog Bytes.” What will happen with Hutson Mason? Will Brice Ramsey be used in some sort of rotation or get in the game […] - 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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