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Steve Spurrier addressed the challenges coaches face in dealing with the coronavirus this week on the Paul Finebaum Show.

Georgia football podcast: Steve Spurrier strikes a hopeful tone about college football’s eventual return

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. 1,165 (April 1, 2020) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about why former Florida coach Steve Spurrier thinks that college football can get up and running quickly once the country stems the tide of the coronavirus outbreak.

Georgia football podcast: Steve Spurrier strikes a hopeful tone about college football’s eventual return

Beginning of the show: No one knows when sports will return in America. But when things do begin to return to normal, there will be questions about how quickly college football teams can prepare for the upcoming season. Former Florida and South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier appeared this week on the Paul Finebaum Show and explained that teams might not need a long preseason to get ready play games. That is seemingly good news given the appetite that will exist for on-field competition after the nation’s long athletic hiatus. I’ll discuss more on that topic on today’s show.

10-minute mark: I discuss UGA coach Kirby Smart’s recent comments concerning his hope his players remain healthy during the coronavirus shutdown.

15-minute mark: DawgNation’s Mike Griffith joins the show to discuss more from Smart’s spring press conference.

30-minute mark: I discuss other SEC headlines including college football writer Brett McMurphy’s poll of FBS athletic directors regarding their opinion on whether the upcoming season will take place and Texas A&M athletic director Ross Bjork’s thoughts on the timeline of how quickly college football could resume.

35-minute mark: I discuss UGA defensive coordinator Dan Lanning’s recent raise.

End of show: I share the Gator Hater Updater.