WR Rumph’s Bulldogs debut pushed back again

Receiver Jonathon Rumph’s Georgia debut will have to wait at least another week.

Coach Mark Richt said after practice Wednesday that Rumph “tweaked” his hamstring again and will not play Saturday against North Texas.

“I don’t think he’ll play this game, unfortunately,” Richt said.

The junior college transfer made a splash with two touchdown catches at the G-Day game after a quiet spring to that point.

Richt indicated that offensive lineman Kenarious Gates (knee, ankle) and tight end Jay Rome (ankle) remain on track to play Saturday.

Blog: TE Rome ‘anxious’ for return after foot injury

by Marc Weiszer

Jay Rome didn’t have a huge game last season against the team that his father, Stan, used to play for: one catch for 10 yards in a 38-35 loss at Clemson. Rome’s... Full Story

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#UGA TE Rome returns from foot injury Saturday vs. Clemson: ‘I’m really anxious to go out there and go a full game.’ http://t.co/8tMpSFE7Wf

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