It's almost that time. Georgia is scheduled to open spring practice next week. In previous weeks, we've broken down several players and position groups to watch this spring. As we lead up to the Bulldogs' first-team workout, this week we're making five predictions related to the upcoming practices.
about 188 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
Mark Richt painted a realistic picture last week when asked what it might take for Georgia's secondary to improve beyond its dismal showing of 2013. It's a matter of inexperienced players -- basically the only kind of defensive back on the Bulldogs' roster -- developing confidence, he said.
about 261 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
With four players selected in Saturday's final rounds of the NFL draft, Georgia concluded the three-day event with eight players picked -- matching the program's record for most players picked in one year.
about 508 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
ATHENS, Ga. -- After 17 of his former players worked out in front of representatives from all 32 NFL teams on Thursday, Georgia coach Mark Richt expressed his opinion that this crop of ex-Bulldogs might set a new program record for the most players picked in one draft.
about 545 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia has had three players picked in the first round of the NFL draft in the last four years. None of them were defensive players, extending a strange streak of seven straight years in which the Bulldogs have not had a defender become a first-round pick.
about 547 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia's coaching staff proved in the last two seasons that it is more than willing to play a newcomer in order to address glaring needs. And as they prepare to put the finishing touches on their 2013 signing class, the coaches can only hope that the newest Bulldogs can be as effective as their predecessors from that last two years at addressing Georgia's depth concerns.
about 590 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs