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May 9, 2009

3 Georgia football players suspended for start of season

ATHENS, Ga. – The first bit of chaos in what had been a quiet offseason for Georgia became official Saturday with the announcement that three players had violated team rules and would miss the start of the 2009 season. Tight end Bruce Figgins earned a six-game suspension and defensive end Justin Houston will miss the first two games of the year, while wide receiver Tony Wilson’s career with Georgia may be done.

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Jason Butt joins The Telegraph after spending the past two years covering high school sports for The Washington Post. A 2009 University of Georgia graduate, he's also covered the Baltimore Ravens and Atlanta Falcons for CBSSports.com.

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