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Las Vegas considers UGA a strong contender for the national championship this season.

Georgia football podcast: Las Vegas thinks UGA is legit national championship contender

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. 681 (April 10, 2018) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about Las Vegas making UGA one of the favorites to contend for the 2018 national championship.

Georgia football podcast: Las Vegas thinks UGA is legit national championship contender

Beginning of the show: Georgia is among the favorites for the 2018 national championship, according to odds posted by the Las Vegas SuperBook and reported by Brett McMurphy. I’ll talk more about that and explain that despite the fact that bettors are expecting a big season from the Bulldogs, UGA still has a couple of major concerns to overcome.

10-minute mark: A major UGA recruiting target could be trending toward Auburn, according to SEC Country’s Benjamin Wolk. I’ll address what’s been said about 5-star linebacker Owen Pappoe.

15-minute mark: DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell joins the show for the Marlow’s Tavern Tell-All. Some of the topics include:

  • UGA losing ground with Pappoe
  • Crucial G-Day visit for 4-star defensive end Derick Hunter
  • Impressive numbers posted by two UGA targets at New Jersey recruiting event
  • Who are Georgia’s top tackle targets after Luke Griffin’s de-commitment?
  • UGA hosting elite defensive tackle prospects for G-Day
  • Great story about Georgia target Harry Miller

35-minute mark: I take a look at some other SEC headlines, including Las Vegas posting championship odds for SEC teams, Florida coach Dan Mullen pushing for a spring game attendance record, Ole Miss blocking a transfer request for Shea Patterson and Kirby Smart addressing possible offensive line position switch for Solomon Kindley.

End of show: I update the Gator Hater Countdown and send well wishes to the Diamond Dawgs for their game vs. Clemson on Tuesday night.

For the Monday (April 9) show, click here.

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

For older episodes of DawgNation Daily, click here.