Quarterback Aaron Murray sprained his right ankle playing soccer over the weekend, but he’s expected to be fine for the start of Georgia’s spring football practice.
Murray, who started all 13 games for the Bulldogs last year, will ''perform rehabilitation under the supervision of the sports medicine staff and is expected to be available for spring practice,” according to a UGA release.
Georgia’s first spring practice is March 10, followed by a 12-day break before the second one.The G-Day game is April 16.
Georgia released the salary information for its two new assistant coaches.
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Will Friend will be earning $200,000 as Georgia’s new offensive line coach, and Kirk Olivadotti will be getting $250,000 to coach the inside linebackers. That’s according to UGA’s open records office. The two newest UGA assistants will both be on one-year deals.
Stacy Searels, who Friend is replacing, received $301,200 at Georgia. (He received a raise up to $425,000 to take the same position at Texas.)
Warren Belin, the previous inside linebackers coach coach was earning $190,000 at Georgia. His new deal at Carolina hasn’t been announced, but it almost certain is a substantial raise.