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A win Saturday would mark the 20th time in school history that the Bulldogs have reached 10 wins in a season. Georgia last had back-to-back 10-win seasons in 2007-08.
Georgia has 34 plays of 30 yards or more this season, the third most in FBS. The Bulldogs had 23 all of last season. The only game that the Bulldogs did not have at least one such play was at South Carolina in their only loss of the season.
Aaron Murray has completed 75.2 percent of his passes on first downs this season with 10 touchdowns. Of his 96 completions, 26 (27.7 percent) have resulted in a gain of 20 or more yards.
Georgia averages 8.2 yards on first down, tied for the highest average in FBS this season (Oklahoma State).
Running back Todd Gurley is third in school history for rushing yards by a freshman with 973. Gurley has had seven 100-plus-yard rushing games this season.
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ATHENS, Ga. -- Aaron Murray threw four touchdown passes, Todd Gurley became only the second true freshman in Georgia history to rush for 1,000 yards, and the No. 5 Bulldogs bounced back from a sluggish start to blow out lower-division Georgia Southern 45-14 Saturday. Georgia (10-1) reached 10 wins for the eighth time in Mark Richt's dozen seasons as coach. Georgia Southern...
It’s no secret the Georgia Bulldogs want Alvin Kamara—at least it’s not to any fan whose been following Bulldog recruiting with more than a passing interest— he’s been a longtime staple on the team’s 2013 recruiting wish list. That said, Kamara made it clear from the beginning that he wasn’t in a hurry to make a decision about his collegiate playing future, and his...
ATHENS - Mark Richt talks about Georgia's win over Georgia Southern.
After a tumultuous weekend of Top 5 football, the Bulldogs found that sometimes it’s better to have a little bit of ‘luck’ on your side. The Georgia Bulldogs BCS National Championship hopes rose on Sunday evening as the latest BCS rankings lifted the Bulldogs from N0. 5 to No.3. That means one thing and one thing only, if you’re a Dawg fan: if they win the last two games...
Despite my significant lack of medical knowledge, I’m pretty sure fingers are not supposed to bend that way.
Georgia Southern cornerback Valdon Cooper suffered this gruesome injury during the Eagles’ 45-14 loss to the Georgia Bulldogs this past Saturday. Suffice it to say Cooper probably didn’t play the rest of the game, seeing that it’s quite difficult to defend a wide...
Let me get straight to the point: Oregon and Kansas State both lost on Saturday. Now, assuming the BCS isn’t as full of cow manure as many think it is, that means only one thing…Georgia has a shot at the BCS National Championship if they beat Georgia Tech next weekend and defeat Alabama in the SEC Championship Game. It’s that simple. Of course, at this point, there is absolutely...
Notes on Georgia's last-minute drive before halftime, Marshall Morgan kicking and tackling, Chris Conley coming through again, Branden Smith on offense & more.
ATHENS - Aaron Murray talks about Georgia's win over Georgia Southern.
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Than night in June Johnny Manziel would probably like to forget.
Deadspin got its dirty little hands on the police report on Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel's arrest in June for fighting in College Station. The fight alledegly started when one of Manziel's friends called the person Manziel ended up fighting with a racial slur.
Even with Georgia Southern on the verge of a halftime lead, Aaron Murray wasn't worried.
He knew No. 5 Georgia was too good to let this one slip away.
Murray threw four touchdown passes, Todd Gurley became only the second true freshman in Georgia history to rush for 1,000 yards, and the Bulldogs bounced back from a sluggish start to blow out lower-division Georgia Southern...