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Georgia linebacker Monty Rice was singled out by Pro Football Focus for his sure tackling in 2018.

Georgia football podcast: Scouting site gives UGA LB nice compliment

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. 960 (June 5, 2019) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about what Pro Football Focus recently said about UGA linebacker Monty Rice.

Georgia football podcast: Scouting site gives UGA LB nice compliment

Beginning of the show: Georgia linebacker Monty Rice was the surest tackler in the SEC last season according to Pro Football Focus. I’ll discuss on today’s show why Rice could be a pivotal player for UGA as it pursues a national championship this season, and share some audio of what UGA coach Kirby Smart said about Rice before last season.

10-minute mark: I update some recent recruiting news involving 5-star cornerback Kelee Ringo, 5-star tight end Arik Gilbert and more. I also share more details about DawgNation Days of Summer beginning Thursday, June 13 at Callaway Resort and Gardens.

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

  • Mike’s thoughts on some of Florida coach Dan Mullen’s comments about UGA this offseason
  • Reflections on UGA’s new alcohol policy for high-dollar donors
  • And more

30-minute mark: I take a look at which game ESPN touted as dangerous for each of the SEC teams in its preseason top 25.

35-minute mark: I share the latest Summer Q&A — which includes questions about the possibility UGA has a so-called “trap” game this season, 5-star running back Kendall Milton’s recent Ohio State visit and 5-star UGA basketball signee Anthony Edwards — who’ll be a guest on Wednesday’s episode of Before the Hedges.

End of show: I share the Gator Hater Updater.