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Georgia running back James Cook received a large compliment from a national analyst.

Georgia football podcast: National writer raves about UGA RB James Cook

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. 731 (June 28, 2018) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about high praise for Georgia running back James Cook.

Georgia football podcast: National writer raves about UGA RB James Cook

Beginning of the show: Brandon Adams discusses large praise for Cook from Sports Illustrated’s Joan Niesen, who compared Cook to his older brother, Dalvin. Adams also touches on the running back depth for the Bulldogs as they enter the 2018 season.

12-minute mark: Adams discusses how there’s a lot to like with Cook, but Georgia will enjoy depth at running back this year. It will be interesting to see how the Bulldogs’ running back situation shakes out as the year progresses.

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

  • A draft scout has a projection that suggests quarterback Jake Fromm could be a high first-round pick in 2020. Griffith talks about how the perception of Fromm as merely a “game manager” is about to change
  • How important it is for Fromm and Justin Fields to set the tone for Georgia this offseason. Both quarterbacks have been busy as they prepare for the fall
  • Griffith discusses whether Georgia’s quarterbacks and new running backs will lean on a big, physical offensive line
  • Griffith analyzes the Bulldogs’ running back depth and what the pecking order at the position could become

35-minute mark: Adams looks at other headlines from around the SEC, including how ESPN highlighted the conference’s underrated stars such as Alabama’s Damien Harris, Mississippi State’s Aeris Williams, Auburn’s Dontavius Russell, Texas A&M’s Tyrel Dodson and South Carolina’s Bryan Edwards.

40-minute mark: Adams unveils the latest Dawg Day Q&A.

End of Show: Adams updates the Gator Hater Countdown and discusses how 4-star defensive back Lejond Cavazos chose Ohio State.

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