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Former UGA coach Mark Richt drew the ire of some UGA fans by wearing Georgia Tech gear during a stop to visit the Yellow Jackets in his role as ACC Network analyst.

Georgia football podcast: College football needs coaches like Mark Richt and Kirby Smart

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. 1,149 (March 10, 2020) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about why college football needs coaches like Mark RIcht and Kirby Smart even though they’re seemingly so different from each other.

Georgia football podcast: College football needs coaches like Mark Richt and Kirby Smart

Beginning of the show: Former Georgia coach Mark Richt caused a stir Tuesday when he appeared at Georgia Tech wearing Yellow Jackets gear. I’ll explain on today’s show why Richt should — and mostly does — get a free pass for antics like this, and discuss why college football is made better by Richt and current UGA coach Kirby Smart even though their personalities are seemingly so different from each other.

10-minute mark: I share today’s BA Q&A and preview Zamir White’s role in UGA’s running back rotation.

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

  • Richt’s viral photos
  • The outlook for White
  • An under-the-radar performer who could break out for the Bulldogs this spring
  • UGA’s recently-released dodgeball video
  • And the current state of UGA’s rivalry with Florida

35-minute mark: I take a look at other SEC headlines including whether Florida quarterback Kyle Trask is in danger of losing his starting job to Emory Jones, a controversial photo of Kentucky basketball player Ashton Hagans with a wad of cash, a Tennessee player denying allegations he shot himself in a bar and a former Alabama signee running into tough times again.

End of show: I share the Gator Hater Updater.

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