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UGA hasn't allowed a rushing touchdown through eight games to start the 2019 season.

Georgia football podcast: CFP committee chair touts UGA rush defense as key resume factor

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 DawgNation experts as they break down the latest Georgia football recruiting news and discuss coach Kirby Smart’s quest to return the Bulldogs to the top of the SEC. On episode No. 1,067 (Nov. 6, 2019) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about what College Football Playoff selection committee chairman Rob Mullens said about UGA – which was the highest-ranked one-loss team in the first CFP top 25, which was released Tuesday night.

Georgia football podcast: CFP committee chair touts UGA rush defense as key resume factor

Beginning of the show: Georgia is the top one-loss team in the country according to the first  College Football Playoff top 25 — which was released Tuesday night. CFP selection committee chairman Rob Mullens told DawgNation the Bulldogs’ rush defense, and the fact it is yet to yield a touchdown on the ground, is among the reasons UGA sits at No. 6. I’ll discuss more on that topic on today’s show.

10-minute mark: I’ll share audio of Missouri coach Barry Odom discussing the questionable status of quarterback Kelly Bryant for this Saturday’s game.

15-minute mark: DawgNation’s Mike Griffith joins the show. Some of the topics covered include…

  • UGA’s CFP ranking
  • The Bulldogs’ win vs. Florida
  • And a preview of UGA’s next game vs. Missouri

30-minute mark: I take a look at other SEC headlines including what might prove to be a tough path for Alabama to return to the Playoff, a Florida offensive lineman reportedly entering the transfer portal, a UGA recruiting target announcing his commitment date and an update on the latest Florida State coaching rumors.

35-minute mark: I discuss the poignant moment UGA coach Kirby Smart shared with quarterback Jake Fromm at the end of the Florida game, and react to the debut of UGA basketball freshman phenom, Anthony “Antman” Edwards, with DawgNation’s Connor Riley.

End of show: I share the Gator Hater Updater.