Posted September 16, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Mark Richt
TEAMS: Georgia Bulldogs
ATHENS - Mark Richt after the Bulldogs' 56-20 win over FAU.

Georgia tries to avoid Arkansas-like upset vs FAU

If Georgia was planning to take the week off, coach Mark Richt merely had to throw out two words to get his players' attention. Louisiana-Monroe. Yes, the No. 7 Bulldogs are a huge favorite for Saturday night's game against Florida Atlantic, but Arkansas was in essentially the same position a week ago. Look what happened there - Louisiana-Monroe pulled off a shocking 34...

Georgia LB Jarvis Jones sitting out vs. FAU

After a dominant performance that earned numerous defensive honors, Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones is sitting out against Florida Atlantic because of a nagging groin injury. The No. 7 Bulldogs decided this was a good time to rest Jones with the Owls followed on the schedule by seven straight Southeastern Conference games. Jones is in uniform and came out on the field for the coin...

Georgia's Jones expects to play

Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones is back at practice and expects to play when the fifth-ranked Bulldogs host Vanderbilt on Saturday. The junior sat out last week's 56-20 victory over Florida Atlantic, allowing him to rest a groin injury. But he made it clear Tuesday that he intends to play against the Commodores. Jones says he ''ready to get out there and just pick up...

Georgia Bulldogs: The Journey Has Only Just Begun

After three straight weeks of watching the Georgia Bulldogs put 40 or more points on the board and, essentially, shut down opposing offenses in the second half of games, it’s easy to get ahead of yourself and start believing this team is “the one” that’s going all the way. However, it’s a safer bet to keep things in perspective and understand that Georgia has yet to truly...

Murray's big day leads Georgia over FAU

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Aaron Murray passed for a career-best 342 yards and two touchdowns, also scored twice with short runs, and No. 7 Georgia bounced back from another slow start to blow out Florida Atlantic 56-20 on Saturday night. Playing without Jarvis Jones and two other defensive starters, Georgia (3-0) struggled in the first half to slow a Florida Atlantic team that scored...

John L. Smith, Zack Mettenberger, Johnny Manziel, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew Back Where You Belong. Alabama and LSU occupy the first and second spots in both the USA Today coaches' poll and the AP writers' poll. (USA Today, AP via Yahoo!) The Long and Winding Road.  Things won't be getting better for Tennessee after the heart-crushing loss to Florida. (The Knoxville News Sentinel) I'm a loser, baby...

Gurley and Marshal Wrap Big Night

ATHENS - Georgia knew it hit the jackpot with the signing of North Carolina natives Todd Gurley and Keith Marshall.

HD Video: Gurley Talks FAU Win

ATHENS - Todd Gurley talks about Georgia's win over FAU.

Georgia Bulldogs: Michael Bennett Chats About Offensive Explosion

I’m not one to get giddy about a big game against an opponent Georgia should have laid waste to, but even I was impressed by the sheer number of ways Georgia was able to get on the board after a slow start Saturday. Chief among those ways was the passing game and Bulldog receiver Michael Bennett found a way to shake off the hex of three dropped passes at Mizzou last week—in...
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