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Sep. 23, 2014

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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With the drubbing on Troy behind now, Georgia is gearing up for Saturday’s SEC East battle against Tennessee in Athens. Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page hit on what we learned from the 66-0 blowout on today’s podcast and we get some insights on the Volunteers from Patrick Brown of the Chattanooga Times Free Press. Listen […] - Full Story

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Sep. 22, 2014

Georgia’s receiving corps will remain shorthanded again this week. Coach Mark Richt said on his radio show Monday night that Justin Scott-Wesley, Malcolm Mitchell and Jonathon Rumph aren’t expected to play Saturday against Tennessee. “We’re hopeful that they’ll all be back by the Vanderbilt game,” Richt said. “It just doesn’t look real promising this week.” […] - Full Story

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Georgia will play an afternoon game in Sanford Stadium for the third week in a row on Oct. 4 against Vanderbilt. This time it will be late afternoon. The Bulldogs and Commodores will have a 4 p.m. kickoff on the SEC Network, it was announced Monday. Georgia plays its second straight noon game this Saturday […] - Full Story

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Sep. 21, 2014

Georgia coach Mark Richt couldn’t say Sunday evening whether tailback Keith Marshall will be available for Saturday’s game against Tennessee, but said that Marshall does not have another ACL injury. Richt said on his weekly teleconference that he had yet to get an official injury report from the medical staff. Richt was asked if Marshall’s […] - Full Story

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Sep. 20, 2014

The news appeared to be good on tailback Keith Marshall after Georgia’s 66-0 thrashing of Troy. Marshall left the game in the third quarter and was on crutches outside the locker room after the game after being helped to the sideline with what Georgia called a “right lower extremity injury,” but coach Mark Richt said […] - Full Story

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Greetings from Sanford Stadium for your brunch edition of the Gameday blog. We’ve got two weeks in a row of noon kickoffs here. The early start and the 0-3 visitors from the Sun Belt Conference may mean a muted crowd with some empty seats. Troy knows what it’s up against. “There is no good time […] - Full Story

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Sep. 19, 2014

Georgia athletic director Greg McGarity already struck a deal for a home-and-home football series with Notre Dame in 2017 and 2019 and he told the UGA athletic board Friday that similar-type games are coming for the Bulldogs. “I feel like over the next seven years just be expecting some more games of this magnitude,” McGarity […] - Full Story

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Welcome to your Friday installment of “Bulldog Bytes.” We put to bed the South Carolina loss and how the Georgia coaches this week addressed the fallout. Now on to Troy. Well, more about Georgia really. Should Nick Chubb play this week after thumb surgery? Which freshman that hasn’t played yet just might? And we get […] - Full Story

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Sep. 18, 2014

When Atlanta Falcons defensive end Jonathan Massaquoi was in Watkinsville in March for a youth clinic run by the NFL team, I asked him about this Saturday’s Troy-Georgia game. Massaquoi played for Troy in 2010-11, racking up 19 1/2 sacks and 128 tackles. I put it this way to him at the time: “What’s your […] - Full Story

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Sep. 16, 2014

Georgia offensive coordinator Mike Bobo met with reporters Tuesday night for the first time since Saturday’s 38-35 loss at South Carolina. That meant he addressed for the first time the much-talked about, much-criticized play call on first-and-goal at the 4-yard line in the fourth quarter that drew an intentional grounding. Here’s video of Bobo: And […] - Full Story

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Mark Richt called an unscheduled press conference on Tuesday night. Sort of. There were no questions actually. The Georgia head coach just wanted to clear the air after thinking he left the wrong impression when he spoke to TV cameras earlier in the day about the first-and-goal at the 4 call that offensive coordinator Mike […] - Full Story

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Quarterback Hutson Mason said Tuesday that he doesn’t have any qualms with the much-talked about play-call that resulted in an intentional grounding for Georgia in Saturday’s 38-35 loss at South Carolina. The SEC provided an explanation to coach Mark Richt on why the penalty was called despite the fact it was deflected by a South […] - Full Story

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Ready to turn the page on Georgia’s tough 38-35 loss at South Carolina Saturday? No, not yet? Good. Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page dive in one last time in this “Bulldog Bytes” installment on some of the issues that arose in the latest loss in Columbia. And we have some talk about Troy, the next […] - Full Story

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Sep. 15, 2014

Georgia could be without second-leading rusher Nick Chubb for Saturday’s game against Troy, but coach Mark Richt isn’t ruling him out. The freshman underwent surgery for a broken left thumb on Monday. “Knowing Nick, I’d say it’s about 50-50,” Richt said about his availability for the game. Chubb sustained the injury last week in practice. […] - Full Story

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Georgia will have back-to-back noon kickoffs at Sanford Stadium. The Bulldogs’ home football game on Sept. 27 against Tennessee is set for 12 p.m., it was announced on Monday morning. The game will be shown nationally on ESPN. It’s the first time Georgia-Tennessee has been on ESPN since 2006. The 13th-ranked Bulldogs (1-1, 0-1 SEC) […] - Full Story

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Sep. 14, 2014

After every game, Georgia sends to the SEC office video clips that it may have viewed differently than what went on in the game. Two in particular will be included from South Carolina’s 38-35 victory Saturday, coach Mark Richt said Sunday evening on his weekly teleconference. –The holding penalty on Brandon Kublanow that brought back […] - Full Story

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Sep. 13, 2014

COLUMBIA, S.C.–South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier’s team gave up touchdowns on three of the first four Georgia possessions of the second half Saturday night. “I’ll tell you one thing when we had to stop them, some way or another we stopped them,” Spurrier said after the No. 24 Gamecocks upset No. 6 Georgia 38-35 at […] - Full Story

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COLUMBIA, S.C.—Greetings from Williams-Brice Stadium, where Hutson Mason will try to do what Aaron Murray and Matthew Stafford never did here against South Carolina: throw a touchdown pass. OK, he may not need to if Todd Gurley can score four touchdowns again like he did in Georgia’s win over Clemson two weeks ago. Gurley rushed […] - Full Story

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Sep. 12, 2014

Georgia has lined up another nonconference football opponent for the 2017 season. Appalachian State will get a $1 million guarantee to play in Athens, according to a memorandum of understanding signed by the schools last month obtained via an open records request. The exact date is still to be determined. The Bulldogs already have a […] - Full Story

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Get your Friday Georgia football fix with the latest “Bulldog Bytes.” Co-hosts Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page break down the latest developments out of the Bulldogs camp this week before the South Carolina game. We get a game day weather forecast from Matt Daniel of athensgaweather.com. And Dean Legge of DawgPost.com joins us for more […] - Full Story

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Sep. 10, 2014

Georgia football coach Mark Richt met the media Wednesday night, touching on dealing with the crowd noise in Columbia, an injury update on cornerback Shattle Fenteng and some travel roster decisions. Here is video: - Full Story

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Sep. 9, 2014

Georgia offensive coordinator Mike Bobo spoke to reporters after practice Tuesday night. He talked about what he expects from the South Carolina defense, the rough game in Columbia two years ago and the depth at receiver now for Georgia. - Full Story

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Georgia is stocked with talent at tailback for its Southeastern Conference opener at South Carolina. Wide receiver? Not so much. “It’s a little shaky, the depth right now,” coach Mark Richt said Tuesday. “We better keep recruiting, I can tell you that.” Georgia won’t be able to add any new players in time for Saturday’s […] - Full Story

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After an adventurous open date weekend, we are back with our Tuesday podcast. Joining co-hosts Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page is Josh Kendall, South Carolina beat writer for The State in Columbia. Josh gives us the lowdown on the Gamecocks after the Texas A&M beatdown and win over East Carolina. He even offers up some […] - Full Story

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