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Georgia commit Nolan Smith seeks to make a big impression at The Opening.

Georgia football podcast: UGA commit Nolan Smith makes case to be nation’s No. 1 prospect

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. 733 (July 2, 2018) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about Bulldogs defensive end commit Nolan Smith’s big potential.

Georgia football podcast: UGA commit Nolan Smith makes case to be nation’s No. 1 prospect

Beginning of the show: Adams discusses how Smith has a chance to make a name for himself at The Opening, a showcase taking place in Frisco, Texas, that features many of the nation’s top prospects. Adams shares audio featuring the opinion of DawgNation’s Jeff Sentell about the player.

12-minute mark: Adams discusses how Smith is much like Richard LeCounte — a huge fan favorite long before he steps on campus. The future is bright for Smith, and Georgia fans should be excited about his ceiling.

15-minute mark: SEC Country’s Mike Johnson joins the show. Some of the topics covered include:

  • Whether Georgia has something to prove in 2018 after a breakout 2017 season under coach Kirby Smart. Recently, SiriusXM analyst Danny Kanell said the Bulldogs must prove their run last fall was no fluke
  • Johnson’s opinion on Georgia making a strong push for 4-star LSU commit Tyrion Davis
  • Johnson’s thoughts on whether Smith can become a leader for Georgia
  • Johnson’s take on an interesting Florida article on the talent gap compared to Georgia. Are Gators fans concerned about UGA?

35-minute mark: Adams looks at other headlines from around the SEC, including how NFL.com features three SEC players among a list of “freakish” athletes, an analyst’s critical take on Keller Chryst and former LSU offensive coordinator Dave Aranda speaking to NOLA.com about his decision to turn down Texas A&M and stay with the Tigers.

40-minute mark: Adams unveils the latest Dawg Day Q&A, which asks which Georgia assistant is most valuable.

End of Show: Adams updates the Gator Hater Countdown.

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