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ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit recently paid UGA offensive coordinator Todd Monken a nice compliment.

Georgia football podcast: Kirk Herbstreit expects Todd Monken to be ‘major upgrade’ 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. 1,286 (Sept. 23, 2020) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about what ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit recently said about the impact he expects new UGA offensive coordinator Todd Monken to make on the Bulldogs’ offense.

Georgia football podcast: Kirk Herbstreit expects Todd Monken to be ‘major upgrade’ for UGA

Beginning of the show: New Georgia offensive coordinator Todd Monken will be a “major upgrade” for UGA’s offense according to Kirk Herbstreit — who made those comments on a recent ESPN podcast. I’ll share what Herbsreit said on today’s show and also discuss a passionate argument from former UGA great David Pollack on why D’Wan Mathis should be the Bulldogs’ starting quarterback.

10-minute mark: I address the recent statement from former UGA safety Otis Reese about his time with the Bulldogs, and Reese’s frustration about not yet being granted eligibility from the SEC and NCAA.

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

  • Thoughts on Reese
  • A preview of UGA and Arkansas
  • And some thoughts on whether Mathis will indeed start for the Bulldogs Saturday afternoon against the Razorbacks

30-minute mark: I take a look at other SEC headlines including a cheap shot at UGA fans from attorney Tom Mars, some transfer drama for Florida and an unusual statement from Missouri coach Eli Drinkwitz.

35-minute mark: I share a reminder about the requirements for SEC game to take place in light of the recent cancelations across college football.

End of show: I share condolences to the friends and family of Coach Tommy Parks — as well as the entire Georgia high school football community — after Parks’ passing this week.

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