Quick hits: OL Burnette graduates, considering grad school; injury updates

Add Chris Burnette to the eight current and former Georgia players who graduated on Friday and were excused from practice. Burnette wasn’t on the initial list released earlier this week. “He’s looking into going to grad school, which is pretty awesome,” Richt said. … Nose guard John Jenkins (concussion), defensive end Abry Jones (ankle), special teamer Kosta Vavlas (sprained shoulder joint) and safety Marc Deas (sprained knee) did not practice Friday. … Georgia has seven more practices on campus before taking a break and reconvening in Orlando on Dec. 26.

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Guard Chris Burnette (68) participated in UGA's fall commencement ceremonies on Friday, and is considering grad school.

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