Quick hits: Mason credits team’s new energy to Pruitt

Quarterback Hutson Mason sees a difference from last year in energy that he attributes to new defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt.

“Guys are flying around to the ball,” Mason said. “That’s not something you saw a lot of last year. There’s a lot more effort on both sides of the ball. We’re just trying to practice and preach intensity in flying to the ball.” … Tailback Todd Gurley said he’s done “everything” so far in practice after missing offseason conditioning drills followed ankle and hip injuries last season.

“Todd looks completely healthy out there to me,” tailback Brendan Douglas said.

… More than 200 high school coaches participated in the two-day clinic that wrapped up Friday.

Blog: Georgia-Vanderbilt kickoff time/TV set

by Marc Weiszer

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... Full Story

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Georgia’s Oct. 4 home football game against Vanderbilt is set for a 4 p.m. kickoff on the SEC Network.

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