ATHENS, Ga. -- Todd Grantham made one point abundantly clear in 2010 as soon as he arrived at Georgia to become the Bulldogs' defensive coordinator. He was here to beat Florida, because beating the Gators is the jumping-off point for every goal the Bulldogs hope to achieve in any given season.
about 450 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
ATHENS, Ga. -- Unranked Florida and Georgia (both 4-3 overall and 3-2 in SEC play) meet today in Jacksonville in an SEC East race elimination game. Let's look at five key factors in today's game with some help from ESPN's Stats and Information group.
Here are five matchups to watch when Florida has the ball in Saturday's game in Jacksonville: Florida's running game vs. Georgia's front seven: This is perhaps the most important matchup on this side of the ball.
ATHENS, Ga. -- Jarvis Jones and Bacarri Rambo became All-Americans in part because of their abilities to steal the ball from opponents -- Jones with his persistent motor and pass-rush skills and Rambo with his ability to get into position to make drive-killing interceptions.
about 467 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
ATHENS, Ga. -- James Franklin's reputation as a physical runner precedes him to the point that Georgia outside linebacker Jordan Jenkins knows his nickname is "The Tank." "If you let him get going a little bit, he's going to be a hard guy for some of the smaller linebackers and DBs to tackle," Jenkins said of Franklin, who will lead Missouri's potent offense against the Bulldogs on Saturday.
about 475 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
ATHENS, Ga. -- Winning is the best salve in sports, so Georgia's defensive lapses aren't as painful as they would have been if the Bulldogs had lost to South Carolina on Saturday and entered their bye week with an 0-2 record.
about 506 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
Behind Jordan Jenkins' boyish smile and playful attitude lies what Georgia hopes is a beast in waiting. Last year, the country got a glimpse of what could be greatness when Jenkins, just a freshman, finished the year second on the team only to two-time All-American Jarvis Jones in sacks (five) and quarterback hurries (23).
about 540 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Georgia Bulldogs
ATHENS, Ga. -- Now that we've reached the summer, we here at DawgNation are bringing back our weekly roundtable where our team writers and message board users discuss a topic related to Georgia football.
about 611 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs