Saturday will be a Battle of ‘Booming the Ball’

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If there is a glimmer, maybe even a single lumen, of hope for the unfavored Gators, it’s the punt. Mark Richt noted that Florida has shimmied their way to fifth in the... Full Story

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Georgia’s Collin Barber is among 80 candidates announced for the Ray Guy Award for nation’s top punter. Cut to 10 semifinalists on Nov. 14.

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Oct. 28, 2014

QB Hutson Mason LB Amarlo Herrera OL Kolton Houston WR Michael Bennett RB Brendan Douglas - Full Story

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ST. SIMONS ISLAND | Georgia’s largest beach cocktail party on the eve of the Georgia-Florida game has been moved a bit north due to an expected high tide on Friday that will put the traditional site underwater at the afternoon peak of the celebration. - Full Story

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ST. SIMONS ISLAND | Georgia’s largest beach cocktail party on the eve of the Georgia-Florida game has been moved a bit north due to an expected high tide on Friday that will put the traditional site underwater at the afternoon peak of the celebration. - Full Story

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Georgia’s offensive line, a bright spot this season, may lose only one starter after this season if Kolton Houston gets his way. The right tackle said Tuesday he plans to apply to the NCAA for one more season of eligibility. “We’ll definitely go ahead and apply for it and we’ll see where that takes us,” […] - Full Story

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NCAA president Mark Emmert credited Georgia with how it has dealt with its investigation of whether running back Todd Gurley signed autographs for money. “From the facts that we know today, publicly, Georgia’s behavior has been commendable,” Emmert said in an interview with the Associated Press Monday. “They, apparently, saw something that concerned them, and […] - Full Story

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Oct. 27, 2014

Another day passed on Monday without Georgia knowing whether its reinstatement request for Todd Gurley will allow him to play Saturday against Florida. “It’s been stressful, of course, for the coaches and players and, of course, Todd,” nose guard Mike Thornton said. “We have to continue preparing and we have been.” The star running back […] - Full Story

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Picking the best Georgia linebacker this season may be in the eye of the beholder. The Butkus Award named two Bulldogs Monday among the 15 semifinalists for the nation’s top linebacker: junior Jordan Jenkins and senior Ramik Wilson. Wilson, an inside linebacker from Tampa, is second on Georgia and ranks ninth in the SEC with […] - Full Story

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Besides the physical play, one other thing stood out to linebacker Leonard Floyd playing in his first Florida game last year. “There’s a lot of trash talk going on out there,” Floyd said. “We’ve got bad blood for ‘em. We’re going to be pretty amped up ready to play them.” …Head coach Mark Richt was […] - Full Story

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Besides the physical play, one other thing stood out to otuside linebacker Leonard Floyd playing in his first Florida game last year. “There’s a lot of trash talk going on out there,” Floyd said. “We’ve got bad blood for ‘em. We’re going to be pretty amped up ready to play them.” …Georgia head coach Mark Richt was asked on his radio show about tailbacks Sony Michel (shoulder) and Keith Marshall (ankle): “I don’t know for sure if they’ll be ready this week. I would not be holding my breath on that.” …As reported in March, both teams will wear their home jerseys Saturday in this game for the first time since the 1960s. Georgia will wear red and Florida is expected to be in blue. …Georgia’s Monday practices coming off an open date are often full pads like a regular Tuesday practice, but the Bulldogs held a lighter practice for the first of the week. …Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel, benched as the starter, missed practice time last week with a sore back, Will Muschamp said. …Saturday’s Georgia captains: quarterback Hutson Mason, center David Andrews, cornerback Damian Swann and kicker Marshall Morgan. …Offensive tackle John Theus spent the off weekend in New Jersey at the wedding of quarterback Faton Bauta’s sister. - Full Story

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Besides the physical play, one other thing stood out to otuside linebacker Leonard Floyd playing in his first Florida game last year. “There’s a lot of trash talk going on out there,” Floyd said. “We’ve got bad blood for ‘em. We’re going to be pretty amped up ready to play them.” …Georgia head coach Mark Richt was asked on his radio show about tailbacks Sony Michel (shoulder) and Keith Marshall (ankle): “I don’t know for sure if they’ll be ready this week. I would not be holding my breath on that.” …As reported in March, both teams will wear their home jerseys Saturday in this game for the first time since the 1960s. Georgia will wear red and Florida is expected to be in blue. …Georgia’s Monday practices coming off an open date are often full pads like a regular Tuesday practice, but the Bulldogs held a lighter practice for the first of the week. …Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel, benched as the starter, missed practice time last week with a sore back, Will Muschamp said. …Saturday’s Georgia captains: quarterback Hutson Mason, center David Andrews, cornerback Damian Swann and kicker Marshall Morgan. …Offensive tackle John Theus spent the off weekend in New Jersey at the wedding of quarterback Faton Bauta’s sister. - Full Story

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Picking the best Georgia linebacker this season may be in the eye of the beholder. - Full Story

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Picking the best Georgia linebacker this season may be in the eye of the beholder. - Full Story

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Another day passed on Monday without Georgia knowing whether its reinstatement request for Todd Gurley will allow him to play Saturday against Florida. - Full Story

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Georgia will head into Saturday’s annual game against Florida in Jacksonville as big a favorite in the rivalry as it has been going back at least two decades. - Full Story

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The Georgia football team’s run of day games will continue on Nov. 8 when the Bulldogs play at Kentucky. The SEC East game will kick off at 12 p.m. and be shown nationally on ESPN. CBS has a doubleheader that day that will feature Auburn-Texas A&M at 3:30 p.m. and Alabama-LSU at 8 p.m. Georgia’s […] - Full Story

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It’s Georgia-Florida week. The Bulldogs will pick up on-field game preparations later Monday after an open date over the weekend. Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page of the Athens Banner-Herald talk about the wait that continues as the week begins on Todd Gurley’s reinstatement request to the NCAA. We are joined by Edgar Thompson of the […] - Full Story

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Picking the best Georgia linebacker this season may be in the eye of the beholder. The Butkus Award named two Bulldogs Monday among the 15 semifinalists for the nation’s top linebacker: junior Jordan Jenkins and senior Ramik Wilson. Wilson, an inside linebacker from Tampa, is second on Georgia and ranks ninth in the SEC with […] - Full Story

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Oct. 26, 2014

Georgia football coach Mark Richt didn’t have much of an update on star running back Todd Gurley’s reinstatement during his regular Sunday evening teleconference: –Asked if he was still optimistic Georgia would get a favorable ruling from the NCAA early in the week, Richt said: “We’re just waiting for a response. We just don’t know […] - Full Story

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Oct. 23, 2014

Georgia is resting this weekend after a first two months of the season that included some growing pains for its secondary, questions about its starting quarterback and its Heisman Trophy frontrunner at tailback forced out of the lineup by a suspension involving signing autographs for money. - Full Story

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While coaches and players always look forward to game day, they also enjoy the respite offered by an off week. - Full Story

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Georgia freshman Christian Payne admits that a year ago he never thought he’d be making the transition from playing middle linebacker and tight end at nearby Prince Avenue Christian to playing fullback for the No. 9 Bulldogs. - Full Story

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Only eleven Bulldogs, between both offense and defense, have started all seven games this season. Only one of those plays in the secondary. And only one of those is a freshman. - Full Story

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While you try to kill time until the NCAA responds to Georgia’s request for Todd Gurley’s reinstatement, we bring you another installment of “Bulldog Bytes.” Marc Weiszer and Fletcher Page of the Athens Banner-Herald discuss, of course, the developments this week with Georgia and Gurley. And we bring you our second off week bloggers roundtable […] - Full Story

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Oct. 22, 2014

J.J. Green was indeed back practicing Wednesday with the defensive backs after a week at tailback. He will stay there if Gurley is reinstated. - Full Story

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Nick Chubb has more carries in SEC games this season than any other player in the league. - Full Story

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