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UGA coach Kirby Smart offered an evaluation of his team's 30-6 win vs. Vanderbilt as part of his postgame press conference.

Georgia football podcast: Kirby Smart on the two words that will define success 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 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. 1,020 (Sept. 3, 2019) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about what UGA coach Kirby Smart said he learned after his team’s win vs. Vanderbilt Saturday.

Georgia football podcast: Kirby Smart on the two words that will define success for UGA

Beginning of the show: Georgia coach Kirby Smart discussed UGA’s offensive explosiveness and defensive aggression after Saturday’s win vs. Vanderbilt. I’ll explain on today’s show why those two concepts will be the key factors in the Bulldogs’ attempt to win the national championship this season.

10-minute mark: I discuss UGA linebacker Nakobe Dean’s lingering injury situation, and the opportunity it created for Quay Walker Saturday night.

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

  • The freshmen and redshirt freshmen who played vs. the Commodores
  • An update on 5-star running back Kendall Milton — who sustained a minor injury last week
  • A discussion about whether upset losses for Tennessee and South Carolina impact pivotal 2020 recruiting battles — including the chase for 5-star tight end Arik Gilbert and 5-star defensive lineman Jordan Burch
  • And reaction to an impressive highlight for 5-star tight end Darnell Washington

35-minute mark: I take a look at other SEC headlines including a defense of the SEC after a rough opening week, reaction to South Carolina quarterback Jake Bentley’s injury, Notre Dame’s win vs. Lousville Monday night and an early look at the top games for Week 2.

40-minute mark: I share audio of Smart sidestepping a question about the SEC upsets.

End of show: I share the Gator Hater Updater.

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