University of Georgia Bulldogs football defensive back Richard LeCounte has faced criticism from head coach Kirby Smart, including controlling his emotions. LeCounte is using it as a learning experience.
The use of riding around in a helicopter to recruit high school athletes has become commonplace in college football. Georgia football head coach Kirby Smart spent a lot of time in a helicopter in the final week of January.
Defensive lineman Jay Hayes is the second graduate transfer to join the Bulldogs for this upcoming season, joining Murray State punter Landon Stratton. It’s part of a recent trend of Georgia adding grad transfers.
A trio of starting defensive backs are no longer with the Georgia football program. Therefore, the Bulldogs have some ongoing competition to fill those spots. One DB was called a potential breakout player by safety J.R. Reed.
Georgia had a season to remember in 2017 by finishing 13-2 and as the runner-up to Alabama in the national championship. But while it was a great year, the Bulldogs don’t want to be satisfied with what it accomplished in the past.
Georgia recently landed a transfer commitment from former California receiver Demetris Robertson. Head coach Kirby Smart spoke about his excitement with being able to land the player he recruited out of high school two years ago.
Georgia defensive end Jonathan Ledbetter has been cross-training at the outside linebacker position to give the Bulldogs football team more flexibility against the run, he said at SEC Media Days in Atlanta, GA.
Monty Rice flipped his commitment from LSU to Georgia, and UGA football has benefited, head coach Kirby Smart said during SEC Media Days. Rice is now part of a revamped group of inside linebackers for the Bulldogs.
While Georgia didn’t take the stage to open SEC Media Days, it still saw some news generated with its program. That’s because offensive lineman recruit Warren McClendon pledged to play football for the Bulldogs.
Former California receiver Demetris Robertson decided on his transfer destination Saturday afternoon. Choosing between Alabama, Georgia and West Virginia, Robertson ultimately decided on continuing his football career with the Bulldogs.
Former Georgia tight ends coach and special teams coordinator Shane Beamer took a promotional opportunity at Oklahoma after wrestling with the idea for a week. He explained one of the major deciding factors in why he left Georgia.
Former NFL head coach Bruce Arians had a lot of positive things to say about the state of Georgia's quarterback room, which features sophomore Jake Fromm and freshman Justin Fields. Arians got to see them practice this spring.
Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm has had an eventful offseason on the minor injury front. But head coach Kirby Smart said his young quarterback isn't doing anything different from what he did when he was in college.
Search for a location for home for injured football player Devon Gales is over, funds have come in for the construction, but it needs a designer to make it accessible. Gales, who played for Southern, was hurt in game against UGA in 2015.