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Some stuff you’ve probably read, but here are the post-practice notes.
1. It appears that Saturday will be a no-go for Georgia Tech A-back Orwin Smith.
Following Wednesday’s practice, coach Paul Johnson said Smith is “probably out” for the Yellow Jackets’ game against Duke. Smith suffered an undisclosed injury against Virginia Tech last Thursday and has not practiced this week. Smith suffered an additional injury Wednesday in a moped accident, Johnson said on his Wednesday night radio show on 790 the Zone. Neither injury is considered serious.
Johnson said a final decision on Smith will be made Thursday. Embry Peeples would be the likely starter in Smith’s place, with Tony Zenon likely getting additional snaps and possibly Deon Hill and Robert Godhigh. Roddy Jones will probably take Smith’s place on kick returns, Johnson said on the radio show.
A-backs coach Lamar Owens said he told the backups that “you may not get as many opportunities as Embry Peeples and Roddy
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Kind of a slow day. I was mostly gathering material for a story about the B-backs.
1. Georgia Tech’s primary goal was scuttled by its loss to Virginia Tech, but the Yellow Jackets can still make a notable piece of history.
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Mindy Hylton hosts the latest installment of This Week in Georgia Tech Athletics. She updates fans on many of the Yellow Jackets upcoming events, including the 11th Annual Michael Isenhour Toy Drive.
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Hope you are well. Had a couple notes for you and hopefully I’ll be able to find something somebody has written about Duke’s football team.
1. I’m working on a story probably for Saturday about the lack of production at B-back. Through 10 games, David Sims and Preston Lyons have a combined 794 yards, roughly putting them on a 13-game pace for about 1,030 yards...
2013 prospect Kyle Scales made a visit to Georgia Tech on Thursday night for the Yellow Jackets’ game against Virginia Tech and saw some things that made him really like the football program.
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CineSport interview with Brian Clark previewing the Georgia Tech-Duke game.