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Georgia football podcast: In defense of Quay Walker’s hat toss

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. 1,021 (Sept. 4, 2019) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about what UGA linebacker Quay Walker said about his decision to mock Tennessee by throwing a Vols hat during his commitment ceremony when he picked the Bulldogs in December of 2017.

Georgia football podcast: In defense of Quay Walker’s hat toss

Beginning of the show: Georgia linebacker Quay Walker regrets his now-famous Tennessee hat toss according to comments Walker made to reporters Tuesday. I’ll explain on today’s show why Walker shouldn’t be criticized for having some fun with his ceremony, and why minor jabs at rivals are part of the fabric of college football.

10-minute mark: I discuss why UGA’s running backs might currently compare favorably to their counterparts at Alabama.

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

  • Reaction to UGA’s win vs. Vanderbilt
  • Thoughts on how Bulldogs coach Kirby Smart will distribute running back carries
  • UGA wide receiver Kearis Jackson’s injury
  • And an evaluation of UGA quarterback Jake Fromm

25-minute mark:  I wish a happy 87th birthday to legendary former UGA coach and athletic director Vince Dooley.

30-minute mark: I preview the top games involving SEC teams for the upcoming weekend.

35-minute mark: I was supposed to be joined by former Atlanta Falcon Chuck Smith. A scheduling conflict prohibited that from happening, but stay tuned for DawgNation Daily on Thursday to hear some words regarding UGA’s pass rush from Smith.

End of show: I share the Gator Hater Updater.