University of Georgia inside linebacker Monty Rice originally committed to LSU in December 2016. He reversed that decision and came to Georgia as an early enrollee. He looks to have a bigger role on defense during the 2017 season.
The Auburn Tigers unveiled their SEC West Champion rings on Wednesday, and one Alabama player took notice. Crimson Tide linebacker Terrell Lewis shared Auburn football’s tweet of the ring and added, “This is sad …”.
Georgia running back Elijah Holyfield has waited his turn behind both Nick Chubb and Sony Michel the past two years. Holyfield is now ready for the chance to see more snaps on the field in what should still be a loaded backfield.
A Georgia wide receiver was limited in action on the practice field Tuesday. While the Bulldogs have been full strength at the position throughout the spring, Terry Godwin did not seem to be doing much during individual drills.
The Central Florida football team spent the close of the college football season claiming it was the 2018 national champions. Had it been up to Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick, the Knights would have had to put up or shut up.
Three-star cornerback Cordale Flott committed to Auburn on Tuesday. The 6-foot-1, 165-pound Flott had offers from 22 schools, including Alabama, Florida, Tennessee and Nebraska. Flott is ranked as the 40th overall recruit in the state of Alabama.
Georgia head coach Kirby Smart broke down what happened during Saturday's second scrimmage of the spring. He complimented an outside linebacker and gave another performance update on a safety he criticized just a couple of days prior.
Georgia was without a pair of defenders at Saturday's second scrimmage. Rising senior inside linebacker Natrez Patrick was not spotted at the practice and safety Jarvis Wilson was seen on crutches. An offensive player also appeared to be limited.
Georgia head coach Kirby Smart said outside linebacker Robert Beal has been a "pleasant surprise" with how he has been able to rush the passer this spring. Beal redshirted during his first year on campus in 2017.
Auburn defensive back Jeremiah Dinson had surgery on his injured right shoulder this week. Dinson left Auburn’s A-Day after the first play of the second quarter last Saturday. He had one tackle for loss in the scrimmage.
There isn't an in-season game for Georgia's players to be rewarded with after a hard week of practice. Therefore, the Bulldogs' players and coaches have other ways to motivate one another through the grind of spring practice.
Georgia head coach Kirby Smart was asked separately about receiver/return specialist Mecole Hardman and safety Richard LeCounte. Smart said he wanted to see more out of both of those former five-star athletes.
Georgia receiver Michael Chigbu hasn't been at practice recently due to some injuries, head coach Kirby Smart said. Smart also noted that Chigbu might be considering retiring from football as a result of the injuries.
Georgia receiver Terry Godwin has become known for making one-handed catches in practice throughout his career. His one-handed grab against Notre Dame easily went viral. In Thursday's practice, Godwin once again came down with a highlight-reel catch.
Jenna Staiti was once a five-star women's basketball recruit from the state of Georgia who chose to attend Maryland. Upon her transfer, the Lady Bulldogs got some great help from Kirby Smart to ensure they landed the promising post player.
Georgia's Mecole Hardman averaged 11.8 yards per punt return during the 2018 season. While he was impressive, he was unable to get into the end zone. He's looking for that to change as a junior, which will also be his second season in this role.
Georgia rising junior tight end Isaac Nauta didn't see as many passes thrown his way during the 2017 season. But with the Bulldogs asked to run the ball, Nauta made plays in other areas and believes he became more of an all-around tight end.
Auburn junior guard Bryce Brown will go through the NBA Draft process. Brown will not hire an agent, leaving the door open for a return to the Tigers for his senior season. Brown has until 5 p.m. on June 11 to withdraw his name from the draft.
After two years at Auburn, forward Desean Murray is moving on. Murray announced Tuesday that he is leaving Auburn. Murray said he has not decided whether he will become a graduate transfer to another school or instead begin his professional career.