Quick hits: DL Smith invited to East-West Shrine game

Defensive end Garrison Smith has been invited to the East-West Shrine game, according to his Instagram account. The game is Jan. 18 in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Atlanta native has 51 tackles, six tackles for loss and four sacks.

… Starting cornerback Shaq Wiggins practiced in a non-contact jersey on Wednesday. Georgia listed him as being limited due to a right knee sprain. Safety Tray Matthews again was limited with a sprained shoulder

… Backup inside linebacker Reggie Carter isn’t quite ready to play Saturday as he works his way back from minor knee surgery. “He could, but he’s not getting enough work where we feel comfortable just from a rep standpoint,” Georgia coach Mark Richt said of the freshman.

Blog: Gameday blog: Georgia-Clemson

by Marc Weiszer

Greetings from Sanford Stadium, where Georgia and Clemson kick off their seasons this evening. For a pair of top 20 teams, both have their share of uncertainty. How much... Full Story

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@FletcherPage predicted it that Reggie Davis would be back for first punt return. Went 11 yards. Ekeler very vocal in coaches’ box up here.

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