ATHENS - Watts Dantzler has battled for a starting spot on Georgia's offensive line for three years, but hasn't been truly ready for one until now.
In addition to the normal bumps and bruises resulting from a physical game like the one in Columbia Missouri, Georgia listed the following players in its injury report yesterday.
Defensive end Cornelius Washington (strained hamstring) and offensive lineman Watts Dantzler (ankle) didn’t practice. Cornerback Malcolm Mitchell (ankle and shoulder), receiver Michael Bennett ...
Wide receiver Marlon Brown and cornerback Malcolm Mitchell were limited and offensive tackle John Theus was held out Monday as No. 6 Georgia opened practice for Saturday's SEC opener at Missouri.
Theus sprained his left ankle in last week's 45-23 win over Buffalo. Mitchell (sprained left ankle) did not play. Brown missed the game with a left hamstring strain.
Via AP on Fox
September 03, 2012
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Richt said Dantzler has a more serious edge mentally this year, and he added that Theus may be providing some of the motivation. The 6-6, 309-pound Theus was a top-five tackle prospect nationally according to Rivals.com, Scout.com and ESPN.com.
"John and I have been good friends for three or four years now," Dantzler said. "...
ATHENS - The “edge” that Georgia coaches are seeing so far this preseason from sophomore Watts Dantzler could be attributed to that highly-regarded freshman he's splitting time with on the starting unit at right offensive tackle.
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Several young pups on Georgia's offensive line had such the opportunity to take reps with the first unit yesterday. I read several reports that Coach Will Friend heaped praise on Watts Dantzler.
Freshman offensive tackle Watts Dantzler from Dalton has drawn praise from coaches this week.
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