Found July 30, 2013 on The Victory Formation:
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On Monday, as Mark Richt was taking another lap on the booster circuit, he fielded a question from a fan concerning Georgia’s drug policy. Georgia has one of the strictest drug policies in the country, and it seems that every year, at least one player runs afoul of it, and ends up suspended. While this seems to some to be a competitive disadvantage, Richt took the opportunity to campaign for his policy. From Macon.com, we get Richt’s quotes: “I’ll stump a little bit,” Richt said as he got off his chair. “I don’t want our guys to smoke marijuana. I don’t want our guys to do anything illegal. I don’t want our guys to do anything that they shouldn’t be doing. So when you have policies that have a lot of teeth to it … The No. 1 thing our guys want is what? They want playing time. Well if I take that away from them, then that might teach the lesson a little bit better than not. You know what I’m saying? “Sometimes people say, well you don’t have any control of the team because you’ve got guys suspended. No, we gain control and we keep control of the [...]
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