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Wide receiver Demetris Robertson was granted immediate eligibility by the NCAA Friday, and stands to become a major factor in UGA's offense.

Georgia football podcast: With Demetris Robertson now eligible, UGA has everything it needs to win national championship

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. 759 (August 11, 2018) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about the NCAA granting eligibility to wide receiver Demetris Robertson.

Georgia football podcast: With Demetris Robertson now eligible, UGA has everything it needs to win national championship

Beginning of the show: Georgia has officially added another 5-star weapon to its offensive arsenal. UGA found on Friday transfer wide receiver Demetris Robertson will be eligible for the upcoming season, and Bulldogs fans have been justifiably giddy ever since. However, I’ll explain on today’s show why the addition of Robertson might be bigger than many realize.

10-minute mark: I’ll talk about the role UGA coach Kirby Smart played in Robertson’s move from Cal to UGA.

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

  • Chip’s thoughts on Robertson
  • An update on UGA QBs Jake Fromm and Justin Fields
  • the latest on wide receiver Terry Godwin’s knee injury
  • Reaction to freshman cornerback Tyson Campbell’s first UGA practices
  • And an updated opinion on UGA’s defensive line depth

30-minute mark: I take a look at some other SEC headlines including reports suggesting Florida quarterbacks continue to struggle, Former Gators athletic director Jeremy Foley’s decision to pass on commenting about Ohio State coach Urban Meyer’s description of how allegations of domestic violence were handled against former Buckeyes wide receivers coach Zack Smith when the three worked at Florida in 2009, South Carolina coach Will Muschamp’s odd decision to insert himself into a controversial topic involving Maryland’s football program, and a look at the Freshman of the Year award — which debuts this season from the Football Writers Association of America.

35-minute mark: I share a profile of graduate transfer defensive lineman Jay Hayes.

End of show: I update the Gator Hater Countdown.

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