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Georgia wishes upon its star man

Todd Gurley takes top billing Week 1 with a career performance against Clemson

Originally Published: August 30, 2014
By Mark Schlabach | ESPN.com

ATHENS, Georgia -- For the first 30 minutes of Saturday's opener against No. 16 Clemson at Sanford Stadium, No. 12 Georgia looked like a lot of other teams on the opening weekend of the college football season.

Pretty average.

Georgia's much-maligned defense couldn't keep the Tigers off the field, and its offense couldn't seem to stay on on it.

At least the Bulldogs had junior tailback Todd Gurley.

Gurley, who was plagued by ankle injuries the past season, carried the ...

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