Quick hits: DL Atkins tweets he sprained MCL; Richt set to go to Columbus

Defensive lineman John Atkins tweeted out Sunday that the knee injury he sustained in the first half on Saturday was a sprained MCL and he expected to “be back in no time.” … Receiver Chris Conley on being named the spring MVP on offense. “It means that they trust you and they want to win games with you,” Conley said. Conley had two catches for 57 yards on G-Day, but was slowed some by a strained hamstring. … Richt said he expected today’s practice to be over by late afternoon. He is scheduled to appear in Columbus tonight for a UGA Day speaking engagement.

— Marc Weiszer covers Georgia football for onlineathens.com. Follow him on Twitter or check for updates on his blog.

MORE GEORGIA FOOTBALL

DE Taylor pushing for major playing time
UGA offense still ‘scary’ despite so-so scrimmage
Former UGA players return to old stomping grounds
Quick hits: DL Atkins tweets he sprained MCL; Richt set to go to Columbus

Green back in UGA secondary, RB Marshall may not play against...

by Marc Weiszer

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

Follow marcweiszer

marcweiszer

UGA practices while awaiting word on Gurley reinstatement. Richt ‘hoping reps are going to be ones that count’ http://t.co/dBTKyG7j5H #UGA

2 hours ago