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There are rumored changes potentially coming to the UGA-Auburn rivalry.

Georgia football podcast: UGA should be careful with changes to Deep South’s Oldest Rivalry

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 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. 820 (Nov. 7, 2018) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about rumored changes to the Deep South’s Oldest Rivalry between Georgia and Auburn.

Georgia football podcast: UGA should be careful with changes to Deep South’s Oldest Rivalry

Beginning of the show: Auburn athletic director Allen Greene would like to see his team play Georgia earlier in the season, and UGA athletics director Greg McGarity seems willing to cooperate. I’ll talk on today’s show about why UGA should be careful making any changes to its storied rivalry with Auburn.

10-minute mark: I discuss 4-star defensive back DJ Daniel’s decision to flip from South Carolina to UGA.

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

  • UGA coach Kirby Smart’s pointed comments about not wearing black jerseys vs. Auburn
  • Auburn’s chances of keeping it close vs. UGA
  • wide receiver Demetris Robertson’s apparent injury
  • What to expect from quarterbacks Jake Fromm and Justin Fields
  • And defensive coordinator Mel Tucker’s reported interest in the Maryland job

30-minute mark: I take a look at other SEC headlines including the latest release of the College Football Playoff top 25, a budding quarterback controversy at Florida, a vote of support for Auburn coach Gus Malzahn and another potential SEC suitor for former Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant.

35-minute mark: Rivals’ Benjamin Wolk joins the show to preview the Auburn game and provide details on recent Auburn visits for top UGA recruiting targets — 5-star linebacker Nakobe Dean, 5-star wide receiver Jadon Haselwood and 4-star defensive back Tyrique Stevenson.

End of show: I share the latest Gator Hater Updater.

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