Would you like to receive DawgNation news alerts? Excellent! News alerts will be displayed in your browser.
Jeff Sentell/DawgNation
5-star LB Nakobe Dean could join UGA's impressive 2019 class.

Georgia football podcast: Lots of chatter about 5-star LB Nakobe Dean’s growing UGA interest

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. 712 (March 24, 2018) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about a new 5-star target on the UGA radar.

Georgia football podcast: Lots of chatter about 5-star LB Nakobe Dean’s growing UGA interest

Beginning of the show: 5-star linebacker Nakobe Dean seemingly is trending to Georgia lately, according to online chatter. Why? DawgNation’s recent interview with Dean’s mother could provide a clue. I’ll talk more about that and address the possibility that UGA could add another elite linebacker prospect. 

15-minute mark: Athlon Sports managing editor Mitch Light joins the show. Some of the topics covered include:

  • UGA is ranked No. 3 in Athlon’s preseason poll. Thoughts?
  • What separates Alabama as the No. 1 team?
  • Florida is a surprise at No. 17. What is its outlook for the season?
  • Texas A&M comes in at No. 25. Expect a big turnaround by Jimbo Fisher in Year 1?
  • How much does Joe Burrow change the LSU situation?

30-minute mark: I take a look at some other SEC headlines, including: Jeremy Pruitt discussing new Tennessee quarterback Keller Chryst, Alabama scheduling a showdown with USC in 2020 and CBS weighing in on SEC schedule strength.

35-minute mark: I update the scenario involving 4-star defensive tackle Josh Belk’s expected UGA visit Thursday and share the latest Dawg Day Q&A.

Dawg Day Q&A: Does 5-star linebacker Nakobe Dean end up at UGA?

End of show: I update the Gator Hater Countdown.

For the Wednesday (May 23) show, click here.

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

For older episodes of DawgNation Daily, click here.