Georgia football: Which players are right on the bubble of redshirt status?

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The Georgia football team is now 7-1 on the season. What does the roster look like now in terms of player participation in compliance with the NCAA’s new redshirt (four games or less) rule?

The Bulldogs have a few candidates that are right on the bubble this year as far as those redshirts go. Of the team’s 96 players who have hit the field this year, there are 35 players who still have the chance at a redshirt.

The bulk of those players are in the 2019 signing class in terms of those Bulldogs who are part of the NCAA-mandated 85 scholarship cap for student-athletes on the football team. It looks like Georgia will likely redshirt at least 10 true freshmen from that 2019 signing class at this time.

4 games played (2)

WR Trey Blount (Jr.); OL D’Marcus Hayes (R-Sr.)

3 games played (5)

DE Robert Beal Jr. (R-So.); QB Stetson Bennett (R-So.); CB Tyson Campbell (So.); OL Warren Ericson (R-Fr.); DT Netori Johnson (R-So.). 

2 games played (21)

DB Latavious Brini (R-So.); PK Brooks Buce* (R-So.); RB Sevaughn Clark* (Fr.); WR Willie Erdman* (Jr.); TE Ryland Goede (Fr.); OL Daniel Gothard* (Jr.); WR Jaylen Johnson* (R-Fr.); DL Zion Logue (Fr.); TE Peyton Mercer* (R-Fr.); DT Tymon Mitchell (Fr.); DL Bill Norton (Fr.); DB William Poole (Jr.); QB Nathan Priestley* (Fr.); DT Julian Rochester (Sr.); TE Brett Seither (Fr.); DB Jake Skole (R-So.); RB Anthony Sumney* (Fr.); WR Makiya Tongue (Fr.); OT Xavier Truss (Fr.); OL Blake Watson* (R-Fr.); TE Kolby Wyatt* (R-So.)

1 game played (7)

OT Owen Condon (R-Fr.); ILB Rian Davis (Fr.); OT Warren McClendon (Fr.); DB Hugh Nelson* (R-Fr.); OL Koby Pryz* (Jr.); OL Clay Webb (Fr.); TE Mitchell Werntz* (R-So.)

 

THE REDSHIRT LINE

The following players have already played in more than the minimum five games and are thus no longer eligible to use a redshirt for their 2019 season

5 games played (2)

DT Michail Carter (Sr); WR Kearis Jackson (R-Fr.)

6 games played (4)

DB Tyrique McGhee (Sr.); RB Kenny McIntosh (Fr.); OL Justin Shaffer (Jr.); OL Isaiah Wilson (R-So.)

7 games played (13)

DL Michael Barnett (Graduate); WR Dominick Blaylock (Fr.); WR Lawrence Cager (Graduate); CB D.J. Daniel (Junior); RB Brian Herrien (Sr.); DE Malik Herring (Jr.); OG Solomon Kindley (R-Jr.); WR Matt Landers (R-So.); DL David Marshall (Sr.); WR Demetris Robertson (R-Jr.); OL Jamaree Salyer (So.); ILB Channing Tindall (So.); RB Zamir White (R-Fr.)

8 games played (42)

OLB Adam Anderson (So.); PK Rodrigo Blankenship (Graduate); P Jake Camarda (So.); DB Lewis Cine (Fr.); DT Tyler Clark (Sr.); OL Ben Cleveland (R-Jr.); RB James Cook (So.); ILB Tae Crowder (R-Sr.); DT Jordan Davis (So.); ILB Nakobe Dean (Fr.); TE John FitzPatrick (R-Fr.); QB Jake Fromm (Jr.); OLB Walter Grant (Jr.); C Trey Hill (So.); RB Prather Hudson* (R-Jr.); OLB Jermaine Johnson (Jr.); Safety Richard LeCounte III (Jr.); ILB Trezmen Marshall (Fr.); OL Cade Mays (So.); ILB Nate McBride (Jr.); LS Steven Nixon (Graduate); OLB Azeez Ojulari (R-Fr.); WR George Pickens (Fr.); Safety J.R. Reed (Graduate); DB Otis Reese (Jr.); ILB Monty Rice (Jr.); WR Tyler Simmons (Sr.); DB Christopher Smith (So.); OLB Nolan Smith (Fr.); DB Ameer Speed (R-So.); DB Tyrique Stevenson (Fr.); DB Eric Stokes (R-So.); RB D’Andre Swift (Jr.); OT Andrew Thomas (Jr.); LS Payne Walker (R-Fr.); ILB Quay Walker (So.); DB Mark Webb Jr. (Jr.); DB Divaad Wilson (R-Fr.); TE Charlie Woerner (Sr.); TE Eli Wolf (Graduate); DT Devonte Wyatt (Jr.); DL Justin Young (R-Sr.). 

*– Indicates a preferred walk-on or a walk-on Bulldog

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