Quick hits: OL Burnette back at practice, plans to play Saturday

Georgia tarting offensive guard Chris Burnette practiced on Monday and said he will play Saturday after missing the past two games due to injury. “I’m good,” Burnette said. “They’d have to tell me I can’t play in order for me not to play on Saturday.” Burnette missed the past two games with a shoulder injury. He called it a “stinger, but mine was a little more long-term.” … Calling the Georgia-Georgia Tech game for ESPN Saturday will be Dave Pasch, Brian Griese and Jenn Brown. … Saturday’s captains: Shawn Williams, Tavarres King, Sanders Commings and Ty Frix.

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When Atlanta Falcons defensive end Jonathan Massaquoi was in Watkinsville in March for a youth clinic run by the NFL team, I asked him about this Saturday’s... Full Story

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