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5-star quarterback Justin Fields

Georgia football podcast: Is 5-star QB Justin Fields’ decommitment good news for UGA?

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 discuss UGA coach Kirby Smart’s quest to return the Bulldogs to the top of the SEC, and break down the latest Georgia football recruiting news. On episode No. 463 (June 7, 2017) of the podcast, Georgia Bulldogs fans can hear a discussion about 5-star quarterback Justin Fields decision to decommit from Penn State and open back up his recruitment.

Georgia football podcast: Is 5-star QB Justin Fields’ decommitment good news for UGA?

Beginning of the show: 5-star quarterback Justin Fields (Harrison High School — Kennesaw, Ga.) decommited from Penn State on Tuesday night. I’ll talk on the show about what Georgia needs to do to take advantage of this opportunity and beat out Florida, Florida State, Auburn and others for Fields’ services.

13 minute mark: SEC Country’s Zach Abolverdi joins the show. Some of the topics we cover include…

  • Whether Fields’ decommitment was a surprise
  • How Fields compares to other elite quarterback prospects
  • The possible timeline for Fields’ decision
  • And the likely leaders for Fields

25 minute mark: I take a look at some of the other SEC headlines inlcuding Ole Miss’ response to the NCAA, a curious statement from a columnist in Tennessee, and the latest on Antonio Callaway’s legal trouble.

30 minute mark: Mike Frank from Irish Sports Daily joins the show. Some of the topics covered include…

  • Why Florida quarterback Malik Zaire didn’t have more success at Notre Dame
  • Why Zaire decided to transfer
  • Whether Zaire is likely to succeed for the Gators
  • Notre Dame adding graduate transfer wide receiver Cameron Smith in time for its game vs. UGA this September
  • Where the Notre Dame game ranks in terms of importance for the Irish this season

End of show: I discuss Street & Smith’s naming UGA running back Nick Chubb the SEC’s most “elusive” running back.

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