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Alabama coach Nick Saban lost his longtime strength and conditioning coordinator, Scott Cochran, to UGA Monday.

Georgia football podcast: Scott Cochran’s Alabama departure reveals Nick Saban’s greatest weakness

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. 1,139 (Feb. 25, 2020) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about what former Alabama strength and conditioning coach Scott Cochran’s decision to leave Alabama for UGA possibly reveals about his relationship with Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban.

Georgia football podcast: Scott Cochran’s Alabama departure reveals Nick Saban’s greatest weakness

Beginning of the show: Alabama coach Nick Saban’s comments on Scott Cochran’s decision to leave his role as Crimson Tide strength and conditioning coordinator arguably reveal a side of Saban that makes working for him unenjoyable. I’ll explain on today’s show how UGA coach Kirby Smart can use Saban’s vulnerability to his advantage.

10-minute mark: I’ll address some of the big questions involving how Cochran will be used at UGA.

15-minute mark: DawgNation’s Jeff Sentell joins the show to discuss how Cochran will likely impact recruiting.

30-minute mark: I take a look at other SEC headlines including former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow firing back at critics of his hand size, LSU running backs coach Tommie Robinson leaving for Texas A&M and LSU reportedly turning to former Tigers great Kevin Faulk as his replacement.

35-minute mark: I share NBA great Dwyane Wade’s complimentary comments about UGA basketball coach Tom Crean from Wade’s jersey retirement ceremony.

End of show: I share the Gator Hater Updater.

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