Quick hits: DL Smith still dealing with nagging ankle injury

Defensive lineman Garrison Smith is still bothered by the ankle injury that knocked him out of the Georgia Tech game. Smith lagged behind in sprints in practice on Saturday, Georgia coach Mark Richt said.

“Usually he leads the pack, so I know he’s hurting still,” Richt said.

… Asked if freshman J.J. Green could have another role next season, Richt said: ‚ÄúHe‚Äôs a running back. We like him there.‚Äù Richt said using Green, recruited as an athlete, at receiver or cornerback ‚Äúhasn‚Äôt been a topic of discussion at all.‚Äù

Bulldogs piling on thanks to turnover-hungry defense

by Marc Weiszer

An online headline from an Athens Banner-Herald story in October of 2013 no longer would apply: “Georgia defense near bottom of pile in forcing turnovers.” A year... Full Story

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J.J. Green could be on move back to defense this week http://t.co/kcoIQlKZcG #UGA

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