bulldogs | blog

stories from |

Aug. 14, 2014

The Georgia football team returned to the practice field Thursday afternoon to some good news with a couple of players coming off injury. Inside linebacker Ramik Wilson has shed his non-contact jersey and practiced in a regular jersey for the full pads workout. You can see Wilson and the other inside linebackers working the sleds […] - Full Story

Comments

0

Georgia football coach Mark Richt met with reporters a couple of hours before today’s afternoon practice, providing updates for the first time since last Saturday’s first preseason scrimmage. Here are some quick hitters from that: –Wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell’s availability for Clemson remains a big question after his arthroscopic knee surgery two weeks ago. Richt […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 13, 2014

Georgia’s All-SEC linebacker Ramik Wilson is back practicing Wednesday morning for the first time in a week and a half. The senior is going through drills in a non-contact jersey this morning. Wilson had been out after sustaining a concussion. Georgia is scheduled to practice again Wednesday night. Also returning to practice Wednesday in a […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 12, 2014

Georgia’s defensive players got their turn to meet the media for the first time this preseason on Tuesday. Outside linebacker Lorenzo Carter is the marquee newcomer on defense. The five-star recruit from Norcross was a signing day get for the Bulldogs. Malkom Parrish from Brooks County is one of several rookies in the secondary who […] - Full Story

Comments

0

The Georgia football team was gathered on the Woodruff Practice Fields Tuesday afternoon for the start of another preseason practice. Then the players must have found out practice was off. Ramsey was on. That’s the annual trip to the Ramsey Student Center for some diving and swimming. Some hooting and hollering could be heard down […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 11, 2014

Georgia’s freshmen from the offensive side of the ball were available for the first time this preseason after Monday’s morning practice. Well, those that weren’t banged up. Returner Isaiah McKenzie was not practicing today so it looks like he might not do interviews until after the Clemson game. We did get a chance to talk […] - Full Story

Comments

1

After a day of rest, the Georgia football team is back on the practice field Monday morning for the third two-a-day of camp. There are some new guys on the injured list after Saturday’s scrimmage. Wide receiver/returner Isaiah McKenzie was standing by the receiver group with a ball in his hand but isn’t participating. Neither […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 9, 2014

Georgia held its first preseason scrimmage Saturday evening at Sanford Stadium. It was closed to the media, but both sides had positives to take away. Here are statistics provided by coach Mark Richt: Rushing Nick Chubb 7-52 Keith Marshall 5-23 Sony Michel 5-21 Todd Gurley 5-13 TD Kyle Karempelis 2-12 Brendan Douglas 6-9 Passing Hutson […] - Full Story

Comments

0

A former Georgia player is the men’s basketball program’s new operations coordinator. Matt Bucklin, a walk-on guard for Georgia from 2008-12, was promoted after two seasons as a graduate assistant for the program under coach Mark Fox. The Marietta, Ga., native replaces Byron Samuels, who served one season on the Georgia staff before being hired […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 8, 2014

Georgia is back on the practice field Friday for two more preseason practices. The morning practice is being held under overcast skies. Here’s some of what was gleaned during the seven minutes the media were permitted to view: –Defensive lineman Chris Mayes wasn’t practicing today. He didn’t show up to interviews on Thursday, an indication […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 7, 2014

The Georgia men’s basketball team will open Southeastern Conference play at home against Arkansas on Jan. 6 and have its home finale March 3 against Kentucky, according to a draft of the team’s league schedule. After the Arkansas league opener, the Bulldogs will then have road games at LSU and Vanderbilt before returning home to […] - Full Story

Comments

0

Georgia is practicing under the hottest conditions so far this preseason Thursday afternoon with the temperature at 96 degrees early in the workout. There was good news on the injury front with cornerback Shattle Fenteng taking part in the full pads practice in a non-contact jersey after being out for a few days. Also, outside […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 6, 2014

Tight end Jackson Harris from Columbia, Tenn., has signed a financial aid agreement with Georgia. Harris announced on June 12 that he had given a verbal commitment to the Bulldogs and signed the agreement this week. Harris, a four-star rated recruit, is the lone prospect to sign such an agreement thus far with Georgia in […] - Full Story

Comments

0

Georgia has several players missing or limited from practice this preseason due to injuries. That’s hardly out of the ordinary considering the Bulldogs wrapped up their sixth preseason practice on Wednesday morning. Inside linebacker Ramik Wilson and junior college transfer cornerback Shattle Fenteng missed another day of practice. Both were on hand watching, but their […] - Full Story

Comments

0

As Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks would say, let’s play two. Or in the case of Georgia, it’s practicing two times on Wednesday. The Bulldogs are holding their first two-a-day practices. They will do it four times total before breaking preseason camp next week. Nothing of major significance apparent in terms of new injuries after […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 5, 2014

Georgia still has plans to build a full-fledged indoor practice facility for football and it will be discussed at the next athletic board meeting in September, athletic director Greg McGarity said Tuesday. “Everybody keeps asking about the indoor facility,” McGarity said. “I’m sure it will be a discussion at our board meeting. There’s nothing beyond […] - Full Story

Comments

0

Georgia put the full pads on for the first time this preseason on Tuesday afternoon. What followed was a spirited show for some former lettermen, the media and those on the team. Voices were raised. Players’ toughness was questioned. It was a grudge match between the offense and defense 3-on-3 style. We have been warned […] - Full Story

Comments

0

Jeremy Pruitt says he doesn’t think he has a secondary at Georgia ready to play “winning football” after just four preseason practices. The Bulldogs’ first-year defensive coordinator coaches the defensive backs. It’s a group that lost some key components this offseason due to dismissals and a transfer and gained several new pieces with newcomers. “Right […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 4, 2014

Georgia is practicing on Monday afternoon with inside linebacker Ramik Wilson, last year’s SEC tackles leader, sitting out with an apparent injury. Wilson was sitting on the steps of the trainer’s shed viewing practice. It wasn’t clear what might be keeping him out. The good news for Georgia is tight end Jay Rome is back […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 3, 2014

Georgia is practicing in pads for the first time this preseason in a rare Sunday practice. Not full pads, mind you, but “shells,” which is helmets, shorts and shoulder pads. This is easily the hottest day so far with the temperature in the upper 80s and expected to climb into midweek. During the 15 minutes […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 2, 2014

John Theus figures to be a pivotal player this year on Georgia’s offensive line, whether at left or tight tackle. Tight end Jay Rome, returning from surgery on his right foot that kept him out all spring, certainly will have the opportunity to the fill the void in the passing game left by the departure […] - Full Story

Comments

0

*Check out anticipated freshman linebacker in the video above Lorenzo Carter. Georgia is back on the practice field for its second preseason workout Saturday afternoon. It’s a tad bit warmer than yesterday but comfortable with temps in the lower 80s. Not much to glean of major significance in the 15-minute viewing period in another day […] - Full Story

Comments

0

stories from |

Aug. 1, 2014

  There is football again on the Georgia practice fields. The Bulldogs first preseason practice meant a lot of teaching, correcting and getting on players by coaches. There was about 45 minutes open to the media with temperatures pushing 80. Some impressions and observations: –Lorenzo Carter is a big dude. Just like some of his […] - Full Story

Comments

0

On the day Georgia announced Malcolm Mitchell underwent arthroscopic knee surgery–putting his status for the start of the season up in the air–coach Mark Richt didn’t sound that optimistic about when another explosive wide receiver will be good to go. Justin Scott-Wesley is expected to miss the season opener as suspension for his marijuana arrest […] - Full Story

Comments

0

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