Originally written on The Lady Sportswriter  |  Last updated 6/7/12
You don’t ever have to go very far to find a doubter or two of Georgia’s ability to take the talent off the paper and place it on the field. Just check what Steve Eubanks had to say about Georgia’s perennial attitude of “this is the year”: …This time they really mean it. This time is different. This time there is Aaron Murray at quarterback and Todd Grantham leading a Junkyard Dawg defense unseen since the days of Urk Russell. This time there is freshman running back Keith Marshall, the top tailback recruit in the nation and the second top runner to commit to Georgia in a row. Of course, last year’s top Dawg, Isaiah Crowell, spent a lot of time limping to the sideline with this injury or that, when he wasn’t being suspended for allegedly smoking banned substances. But all that has evaporated in the summer heat. All is forgiven as the season begins anew.  There is Jonathan Taylor, a four-star freshman defensive lineman who is the size and power of a small pickup truck, and John Theus from Jacksonville, a 295-pound offensive lineman with speed to burn. The list goes on:.. …But somewhere in the distance there [...]
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