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Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm sustained a hand injury this week.

Georgia football podcast: Kirby Smart calms fears about Jake Fromm’s broken hand

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. 735 (July 5, 2018) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about how Bulldogs coach Kirby Smart calmed fears about quarterback Jake Fromm’s hand injury.

Georgia football podcast: Kirby Smart calms fears about Jake Fromm’s broken hand

Beginning of the show: Adams discusses Fromm’s injury to the quarterback’s non-throwing hand this week during a boating accident and what it means for Georgia. Adams also revisits recent injuries to Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and Auburn quarterback Jarrett Stidham.

12-minute mark: Adams discusses how there’s not much you can do to prevent this kind of thing. The good news is that it sounds like Fromm is going to be OK. Adams says there’s nothing to suggest that Fromm did anything bad at all in this situation. Instead, bad luck was involved.

15-minute mark: DawgNation’s Jeff Sentell joins the show. Some of the topics covered include:

  • Reporting the initial story about Fromm’s injury during the Fourth of July
  • The latest on Fromm’s situation
  • Sentell’s analysis on what the injury means for Georgia

35-minute mark: Adams looks at other headlines from around the SEC, including analyst Tim Brando calling Alabama “privileged,” the Crimson Tide receiving a commitment from defensive end Byron Young, wide receiver Jacob Copeland arriving at Florida after a delay, and running back Devan Barrett being mentioned as Auburn’s most exciting player.

40-minute mark: Adams unveils the latest Dawg Day Q&A, which asks who will be Georgia’s most exciting player in 2018.

End of Show: Adams updates the Gator Hater Countdown.

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