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UGA wide receiver Tyler Simmons compared UGA quarterback Jake Fromm to 2017 Butkus Award-winning linebacker Roquan Smith.

Georgia football podcast: UGA WR gives Jake Fromm the perfect 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 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. 769 (August 27, 2018) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about what Georgia wide receiver Tyler Simmons said about UGA quarterback Jake Fromm.

Georgia football podcast: UGA WR gives Jake Fromm the perfect compliment

Beginning of the show: Georgia wide receiver Tyler Simmons compared UGA quarterback Jake Fromm’s leadership and maturity to the contributions the Bulldogs got in 2017 from Roquan Smith when he spoke to reporters Friday. I’ll talk about Fromm’s role on this year’s team on today’s show and make some guesses about how Fromm and UGA freshman quarterback Justin Fields could be used this Saturday.

10-minute mark: I’ll talk about wide receiver Terry Godwin’s battle with a knee injury and UGA coach Kirby Smart’s description of Godwin’s importance.

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

  • Chip’s thoughts on Fromm and Fields
  • Chip’s thoughts on Godwin
  • The outlook for the season opener vs. Austin Peay
  • The future of non-conference scheduling
  • And more fallout from the Zamir White injury

30-minute mark: I discuss some other SEC stories including South Carolina replacing its turf after recently hosting concert with Jay-Z and Beyonce, and I profile some of the top opening week SEC games.

35-minute mark: I talk about some unsettled issues with Georgia’s secondary.

End of show: I update the Gator Hater Countdown and preview our first event of the season at Marlow’s Tavern — Dunwoody next Wednesday.

For the Friday (Aug. 24) show, click here.

For the video version of the Monday show, click here.

For older DawgNation Daily episodes, click here.