Georgia football podcast: Potential impact freshman clearly excited about G-Day
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. 688 (April 19, 2018) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about the excitement ramping up for G-Day.
Beginning of the show: Incoming freshman linebacker Channing Tindall apparently is excited about attending G-Day on Saturday. I’ll talk more about Tindall on the show — including an explanation of why some analysts think he could be among the SEC’s top impact freshmen.
Seven-minute mark: Georgia running back Elijah Holyfield is looking forward to an opportunity to earn more playing time this season and put his physical running style on display. I’ll share audio from Holyfield on that subject and more.
15-minute mark: Former Georgia tight end Jeb Blazevich joins the show. Topics include:
- Thoughts on not suiting up for G-Day
- Did the spring practices in 2017 provide any clues tohow special last season would be?
- What was it like watching the team transform into a playoff team last season?
- Outlook for the 2018 team
- When did it become clear that Jake Fromm was the leader that Georgia needed?
- Excited about Justin Fields’ debut?
- How will Georgia replace the departed stars on defense?
- Thoughts on Kirby Smart’s recent comments about using tight ends
30-minute mark: I take a look at some other SEC headlines, including Florida defensive lineman CeCe Jefferson having surgery; Texas A&M landing a big 4-star commitment; SEC Country writer Alex Hickey saying that the LSU quarterback race is a long way from being over; former Tennessee quarterback Quinten Dormady announcing his transfer destination; and Smart offering mixed reviews of the UGA wide receivers after a scrimmage but praising the work of J.J. Holloman on special teams.
End of show: I update the Gator Hater Countdown and discuss Derick “Rambo” Hunter’s expected G-Day visit.
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