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Both of Georgia's games against Auburn were among the most important contests in college football in 2017, according to ESPN.

Georgia football podcast: UGA rivalry game already getting attention from ESPN

Brandon Adams

Georgia football is the No. 1 topic every day on DawgNation Daily — the daily podcast for Georgia Bulldogs fans. Catch up on everything happening with UGA athletics with host Brandon Adams and the cast of DawgNation experts as they break down the latest Georgia football recruiting news and discuss UGA coach Kirby Smart’s quest to keep the Bulldogs on top of the SEC. On episode No. 653 (March 1, 2018) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about a UGA rivalry game that already is getting attention from ESPN.

Georgia football podcast: UGA rivalry game already getting attention from ESPN

Beginning of the show: Georgia’s two games with Auburn were among the most crucial contests in college football for 2017. One ESPN writer said matchup will be crucial again this season. I’ll explain on the show why UGA’s game vs. the Tigers could be pivotal.

10-minute mark: I talk more about the upcoming DawgNation Appreciation and address what could be an important issue in the upcoming quarterback competition between Jake Fromm and Justin Fields. 

15-minute mark: DawgNation’s Seth Emerson joins the show. Some of the topics covered include:

  • D’Andre Swift preparing to replace Nick Chubb and Sony Michel
  • Previewing UGA’s wide receivers
  • Comparing Kirby Smart to Mark Richt
  • With coaching staff turnover inevitable, is it more important to keep the offensive coaches because of Smart’s background?
  • Will Mark Fox return to UGA?
  • How does Ashton Hagans figure into the Mark Fox decision?

30-minute mark: I look at some other SEC headlines, including graduate transfer quarterback Gardner Minshew reportedly picking Alabama, Tennessee possibly needing its own graduate transfer quarterback, LSU’s offensive coordinator already being in the spotlight, and Jimbo Fisher being given a national championship plaque.

End of show: I update the Gator Hater Countdown and remind DawgNation Daily listeners and viewers about the brand new DawgNation Daily Double posted at the DawgNation Forum.

For the Wednesday (Feb. 28) show, click here.

For the video version of the Thursday show, click here.

For older episodes of the podcast, click here.

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