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UGA is looking for a few good men to play offensive line.

Actually 6.

Or at least that’s the number of offensive linemen that UGA has told recruits and coaches it hopes to sign in February.

The Bulldogs had three OL commitments, and added a fourth one on Wednesday when Mark Beard of Coffeyville junior college pledged to UGA over Mississippi State and Arkansas, according to 247sports.

There was a longtime connection between the 6-foot-5, 297-pound Beard and UGA OL coach Will Friend. Beard is from the Birmingham, Ala., area and was recruited by Friend while he was an assistant at UAB.

Beard will have three years of eligibility at UGA.

Rusty Mansell, National Recruiting Analyst for 247Sports, on Beard:

I think Beard gives Georgia immediate depth. Looking at film, he can bend well and has good feet at 295 pounds. Coming in to Georgia in January is a big plus for him  because he can learn the system in the spring and fight for starting spot, all at the same time.

UGA’s other three OL commits are 5-star John Theus of Jacksonville, Chester Brown of Hinesville, and Greg Pyke of Baltimore, Md.. The Bulldogs now have 17 commits for 2012, but the future of two prep school players — DE Jalen Fields and LB Kent Turene — is undetermined at the moment. UGA could sign as many as 25 in February.

RELATED: Florida State is making a run at Georgia Tech’s newest recruit, QB Justin Thomas, who switched his commitment from Alabama to the Yellow Jackets on Tuesday. On Wednesday, FSU recruiting coordinator Demayune Craig traveled to Prattville, Ala., to make a sales pitch to Thomas. The Seminoles are “strictly” recruiting Thomas to play QB. Oregon and LSU are also in the mix. However, Thomas’ father told the AJC that his son only plans to visit Georgia Tech in January.

– By Michael Carvell, AJC Recruiting Blog

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192 comments Add your comment

TerryDawg

December 14th, 2011
1:48 pm

TerryDawg

December 14th, 2011
1:50 pm

& welcome to the Bulldog Nation, Mark

DawginLex

December 14th, 2011
1:52 pm

Welcome Mark and bring some more big fellas with ya.

gameboy842002

December 14th, 2011
1:53 pm

They have 4 OL recruits now. Don’t forget about Greg Pyke.

DAWG4614

December 14th, 2011
1:54 pm

Actually that is four OL commits cause Greg Pyke is committed as well.

WnE

December 14th, 2011
1:54 pm

Not a uga fan or Grad but I’m sure “tide roll” gives his seal-of-approval to this commitment.

RRTDawgs

December 14th, 2011
1:56 pm

We needed this one great pick up with Beard hope to get Young also heard from Rusty Mansell that Yuri Wright will finally make the trip to Athens that is huge .

PR

December 14th, 2011
1:57 pm

lol @ WnE… I’m sure Tide Troll will be around here soon enough

DAWGinTN

December 14th, 2011
1:57 pm

Hey Michael,
Nice pick-up. Class is starting to close out nicely. A few rumblings out there….what is the word about Kenderious Whitehead’s interest in UGA? Thanks,

Daytona Dawg

December 14th, 2011
2:00 pm

Our offense is going to get better & better and the “D” next year is going to absolutely CRUSH!!

DawgFan Woof woof woof

December 14th, 2011
2:00 pm

Great news! Welcome to Athens, home of your 2012-2013 SEC Champions!!!

Michael Carvell

December 14th, 2011
2:01 pm

@DAWG4614, thanks will correct

Taco Meat

December 14th, 2011
2:01 pm

Welcome to Dawg Nation, Mark!

Louisiana-Monroe_Anyone?

December 14th, 2011
2:02 pm

Not going to be the only juco player to commit this season

WDE

December 14th, 2011
2:02 pm

Welcome to the Bull Dog nation young man, best of luck on the field and in the classroom!! Go Dawgs!

Scaley Dog

December 14th, 2011
2:05 pm

hellllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll yeah

coachx

December 14th, 2011
2:05 pm

Booyah ! You even beat the paysites to the puch on this one.

Nice work and GO Dawgs !

Two teeth bubba

December 14th, 2011
2:06 pm

Roll Turd ROLL

1eyedJack

December 14th, 2011
2:06 pm

Put him at right tackle. I’m sure tide (tootsie) roll will approve, after of course, we have to read through the Chance and Rokevious bullshat.

Chester Brown

December 14th, 2011
2:06 pm

“His host and my host were together a lot so I got to talk to Brandon,” Brown said. “His mom was talking to my parents, saying that this is what she really wanted for him — to stay in Georgia since he is from Atlanta. She can’t really see Brandon leaving Georgia to play for another school out of Georgia. She can see him playing for UGA.”

coachx

December 14th, 2011
2:08 pm

I believe Beard is actually UGA’s 16th verbal.

Kendarius Whitehead

December 14th, 2011
2:11 pm

“I saw Brandon Greene and [Ukeme] Eligwe were there, and I asked them why they would be visiting Georgia if they were committed, and they just shrugged and said, ‘You never know,’ ” Whitehead said.

G-Dawg

December 14th, 2011
2:12 pm

If they can pull Greene from Bama…and Young…you’ll have to admit, this is a very very nice Oline recruiting year. Lots of size and skill sets.

Dog Warrior

December 14th, 2011
2:15 pm

This is just he beginning. Young is favoring UGA and Greene is thinking about switching. Do not forget that one of the DL recruits plays tight end (Atkins).

G-Dawg

December 14th, 2011
2:16 pm

Gonna be a crazy next two months!!

G-Dawg

December 14th, 2011
2:17 pm

Momma’s always have the final say!! LOL

johnny mack

December 14th, 2011
2:18 pm

thought we also had a OL named Greg Pike from up in maryland.

My Momma Said...

December 14th, 2011
2:19 pm

“My mom freaked out when she saw his dog, and she thought it was a bear and started kicking it,” Whitehead said. “It was a huge black dog, but it is just as friendly as can be. We then ate dinner with Coach Richt on Friday, and he is hilarious and a very family-oriented man. My mom enjoyed spending time with all of the coaches.”

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
2:19 pm

Also here that Atkins is switching to the OL .. his high school coach is saying that he has NFL talent on that side of the ball.

Kenderious Whitehead

December 14th, 2011
2:20 pm

“My mom will factor in my decision a lot,” Whitehead said. “We made a commitment to God to be thorough with the process and visit all of the top schools on my list. That is why I have not committed yet.”

RRTDawgs

December 14th, 2011
2:25 pm

If we get Young and Green that would be sweat we may also get Patterson the JUCO WR .

Ca dawg

December 14th, 2011
2:25 pm

Where is tide roll? This guy is his kind of OL. Great get for us. With malzahn leaving we’re the team to beat for Avery young as well. CWF has put a great OL class together.

Dawg48

December 14th, 2011
2:30 pm

Looks like he will be a great one!

Go dawgs

iceBULLDOGhot

December 14th, 2011
2:31 pm

We need these bodies and more atheletes for the special teams. Good to see the commodity of the GA brand back in full swing again.

Frank Lane

December 14th, 2011
2:34 pm

Good news indeed.

hairydawg

December 14th, 2011
2:36 pm

I would say with Avery Young eliminating Florida this week and leaving only UGA and Auburn, and then Malzahn leaving Auburn, Young should be UGA’s to lose. Get those two plus the others they are close with or already have and the Dawgs should be in good shape.

tide roll

December 14th, 2011
2:41 pm

THAT’S A GREAT GET.. Now who’s he going to back up? Dantzler, Debell, Long, Theus, Pyke or Houston? Why in name of all that is holy would BRANDON GREENE or AVERY YOUNG come to UGA!? All things being equal (and they’re not: Greene and Young are much better than any of those guys mentioned above, and y’all know it!). Yet for some reason they’ll back them up. It’s a GEORGIA THING and you’re problem is, GREENE and YOUNG understand it. Have you guys seen Dalvin Tomlinson? 6′3″290 lb(s) and looks thin. He played left tackle for Henry County and pushed Fla. commit Quenteze Williams all over the field. Y’all “conveniently” are recruitng him as a defensive lineman to protect your private school phenom and soon to be starting Center, Andrews. However, we see him as another Mike Pouncey except he’ll be playing center For BAMA! Thanks you so much Richt and Bobo. Look for your Christmas cards.We’ll mail them the day he commits to the TIDE!! 30 years and counting. Is it any wonder!?

Spike

December 14th, 2011
2:41 pm

He had no interest in Tech, huh? Imagine that.

G-Dawg

December 14th, 2011
2:42 pm

Good to see UGA recruiting guys with more size.

robodawg

December 14th, 2011
2:42 pm

Welcome Mark. This is great news! OL is an area of immediate need.

1970 Dawg

December 14th, 2011
2:44 pm

Since Marshall and Beard will enroll in Jan, do they count against the 25 limit on signees?

Pilfer Dawg

December 14th, 2011
2:44 pm

tide roll- your’e garbage spew on/off button broke off many years ago.

JDawg1785

December 14th, 2011
2:48 pm

GREAT news for the Dawgs! Welcome aboard, Mark!

D.Ellis

December 14th, 2011
2:51 pm

Tide Roll-Theus is more highly touted than Green and Young. You don;t know waht you speak of but your still entertianing none the less.

Brandon Green was in Athens on an official last weekend, and it seems to have done the UGA well with him…..guess we’ll see huh

Avery Young is down to Auburn and UGA with UF looking in at 3rd as of right now…guess we’ll see there as well

And I would venture to bet that Dalvin is being recruited by almost every single school to play DL….although I’m sure he could play OL

But keep posting your stuff it’s pretty entertaining….flase but entertaining none the less.

Troll Power Ratings

December 14th, 2011
2:53 pm

You guys do know that Tied Troll has openly admitted to being a TECHIE, don’t you?

TRUE FAN

December 14th, 2011
2:56 pm

TPP, isn’t it sad how much tech fans love UGA? Even we beat that azz they still talk sh@t like they’ve beat us 10 out 11. Sad

GF

December 14th, 2011
2:58 pm

I think it’s Dameyune and Prattville, instead of what you published.

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
3:02 pm

First Tide Roll, saying those two are better than Theus who is one of the top 2 or 3 lineman on virtually every board is just wishful thinking and YOU KNOW IT! And they aren’t going to start true freshman Pyke over true freshman Young .. and YOU KNOW IT!

Fact is, Young has UGA and Auburn in his top two and the Barners staff is self destructing which leaves Young with one LOGICAL choice .. UGA, and guess what .. YOU KNOW IT!

G-Dawg

December 14th, 2011
3:03 pm

1970…could be wrong, but think they count towards last years class.

BullDawg Rick

December 14th, 2011
3:07 pm

There cannot be enough “Big Uglies” in the trenches…
Hawgs to be good Dawgs!!

just the truth

December 14th, 2011
3:10 pm

Since it was noted in the 2 GT recruits a couple of blogs down …….. what is his grade point average? Can’t pick and choose who you want to add this too. If you do it for some you must do it for all. So what was it coming out of high school?

G-Dawg

December 14th, 2011
3:10 pm

TD..agreed…regardless, all the oline signings this year will most likely get playing time to develop depth. So it really doesnt matter who starts over who. There will most likely be alotta movement around that line throughout the season.

1eyedJack

December 14th, 2011
3:14 pm

Early enrollees count against the previous year.

dead bear

December 14th, 2011
3:14 pm

tide roll go back to your job a jiffy lube

gbal

December 14th, 2011
3:15 pm

Great pick up – Keep focused on the OL DL! Want to be rotating across both lines in ‘12.

Big Earl

December 14th, 2011
3:15 pm

@tide roll… FYI – you’re = contraction for “you are”
your = possessive pronoun
Learn the difference unless you want to be perceived as a dumass from bama…sorry, I forgot, you ARE a dumass from bama!

Jacket Man

December 14th, 2011
3:17 pm

FSU and Oregon have been going after Justin for over two months. He, and his family, are extremely happy and comfortable with the decision to come to GA Tech. He has been on campus numerous times and already has an outstanding relationship with the Jacket coaching staff.

Education is also extremely important to the Thomas family, and being able to get a degree from GA Tech was also important in their decision-making process.

Walker, Texas Ranger

December 14th, 2011
3:21 pm

Auburn won a NC with 2 Jucos

LOL

December 14th, 2011
3:25 pm

30 years and counting what? Crimes that your school has commited?

Mtn Dawg

December 14th, 2011
3:29 pm

How can he have 3 years elligibility? I guess he has the academic credentials to get in at UGA before graduating Coffeeville? I mean, I hope that’s true. We need those big boys and lots of them.

Vance Duly

December 14th, 2011
3:34 pm

I hope we focus more on athletic, mobile strong lineman instead of immobile, strong tubs of goo! Our OL is huge in 2011, bigger than some NFL lines. Yet, it is one of the team’s biggest weaknesses. We need talent, not just size, if we want to be an elite team. If Mark Beard is good, it’s cool that he has 3 years left, not the usual JUCO 2 years. ……….GO DAWGS!!!!

JBRad

December 14th, 2011
3:34 pm

Wow, what a joke of a school. How many Juco’s you losers got on the roster? Guess this guy is cool with working at Wal Mart. Best part about that? His CEO is a GT grad. That’s right…..Cashier = uga football player. CEO boss = GT man.

Losers.

JBRad

December 14th, 2011
3:35 pm

How many UGA grads does it take to change a lightbulb?

No answer. Trick question. The school and degree is an embarassment to this state.

WDE

December 14th, 2011
3:38 pm

@JBRad 31-17 and 10 out of the last 11 enjoy your afternoon.

PR

December 14th, 2011
3:39 pm

Haha there is Tide Troll. Don’t worry, UGA is still going after Young and Greene hard and I suspect they will get at least one of the two… if not both.

R-Dawg

December 14th, 2011
3:40 pm

LoL at JBRad. Keep the hate coming. We all know it’s only out of jealousy

Spike

December 14th, 2011
3:40 pm

Ironic. A Tech poindexter calling UGA losers. Sad.

1eyedJack

December 14th, 2011
3:41 pm

JBRad, too bad you’ll never amount to anything.

jalex49

December 14th, 2011
3:41 pm

My wish list is that Whitehead, Green, Eligwe, Agholar, Young, Jenkins, Shumate, Nkenidiche, MCord,Taylor,Elder,Whitehead, Smith, Robinson, Morris,patterson, Autry and Liggins all commit to Georgia!!

If Georgia got all or majority of these players with what they already have at GEORGIA, watch out!!!

COME TO GEORGIA, UGA NEEDS AND WANTS ALL OF YOU GUYS! AND SO DO THE FANS!

good un

December 14th, 2011
3:41 pm

Curious as to what were his rankings as a recruit out of high school.
And how is able to manage 3 years eligibilty? Happy for that, but thought all Juco’s only had 2 regardless of transfer date.

PR

December 14th, 2011
3:43 pm

jalex49… nice list, but Eligwe is solid to FSU. He stated that earlier this week. Would love to have him, but gotta respect his standing by the commitment.

1eyedJack

December 14th, 2011
3:46 pm

“Nkenidiche” is next year.

DawginLex

December 14th, 2011
3:47 pm

JBrad

In 30+ years in the workforce, I have never had a boss from GT

I have worked with GT grads. Most of them relied on me to tell them how much they actually could spend once they got done with all the pie in the sky ideas.

Get some new material son. Your stereotypical vomit is making the TROLLS angry and they are talking about voting you off the island.

1eyedJack

December 14th, 2011
3:51 pm

Got a GT grad in the office next door. We do the same job. He has more time in. I make more money than he does. Fries his fish big time. :)

tell me again

December 14th, 2011
3:52 pm

This recruiting group is looking like it will fill some big needs. Might not be as flashy as last year but without dominating o and d lines nothing else happens. Looks like Auburn and Florida have one thing in common. THE RATS ARE JUMPING SHIP!

bruce mac

December 14th, 2011
3:53 pm

Jacket Man, it is a shame that he will get his teeth kicked in the Saturday after Thanksgiving for the next five years. And he could have gone to a real school like Bama. If he wants go be an engineer good for him, but those jobs are fading fast now that all the genious nerds of middle eastern descent from GT are scooping them up. Oh well, he can always work for UGA grad.

Slap

December 14th, 2011
4:01 pm

bruce – name ONE famous UGA CEO or any other leader

cantondawg

December 14th, 2011
4:02 pm

Tide Roll,

Rumor has it that UGA has moved into the lead for Brandon Greene so it looks like we’re gonna steal one from you.

BhamDawg

December 14th, 2011
4:03 pm

@Mtn Dawg and @good un Beard took a red shirt his freshman year in JUCO thus he has 3 years to play 3. He will be highly involved all 3 years on the Oline!!! Go Dawgs!!!

DawginLex

December 14th, 2011
4:04 pm

RedandBlackDawg

December 14th, 2011
4:05 pm

And Tidy Bowl Roll, strikes again. Let me see a show of hands on who gives a darn what he thinks.

DawginLex

December 14th, 2011
4:05 pm

SLAP THAT troll BOY ^^^^^^^

OkieDawg

December 14th, 2011
4:08 pm

DawginLex

December 14th, 2011
4:09 pm

Ever heard of Crawford Long Hospital?

Crawford Long, a UGA grad, invented anesthesia.

PR

December 14th, 2011
4:10 pm

Hey Slap – Here you go…

Dan Amos, Chairman & CEO of AFLAC
D.W. Brooks, founder and chairman emeritus of Gold Kist
Tom Cousins, founder of Cousins Properties
Julius Curtis Lewis, Jr., President of J.C. Lewis Enterprises and Lewis Broadcasting Corp.
Frank Hanna III, entrepreneur, philanthropist and merchant banker
Mason Hawkins, noted value investor and founder of Southeastern Asset Management
Hala Moddelmog, president of Church’s Chicken and Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
Walter J. Muller, Chief Investment Officer of Bank of America
Billy Payne, President of Augusta National
Thomas J. Stanley, New York Times Best-selling Author of The Millionaire Next Door and The Millionaire Mind
Brown L. Whatley, Chairman of Arvida Corp., President of Mortgage Bankers Association of America
David Barnhart, Network Engineer at Hewlett Packard
Jonathan Gosier, Director at Ushahidi, TED (conference) Senior Fellow
Gina Drosos, Global Head of Beauty at Procter & Gamble
David O’Hare, Deloitte Audit Senior, Compiled the Accounting Standards Codification, Robert D. McTeer, former president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (1991–2005)
Bernard Ramsey, former senior vice president and chairman of the executive committee of Merrill Lynch
Charles S. Sanford, Jr., Retired Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Bankers Trust
Harold Kelly, Head of Global Convertible and Derivative Arbitrage, and Executive Managing Director of Och Ziff
Michael Hamilton, former chief financial officer of Kodak, Tomlinson Fort, Jr. – Head of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie-Mellon and Vanderbilt. Provost and Vice President of Cal Poly
Cynthia Kenyon, professor of biochemistry , biophysics, University of California-San Francisco, member National Academy of Sciences
Robert D. McTeer, former chancellor of the Texas A&M University System, Abdul Karim al-Iryani, Prime Minister of Yemen
Ellis Arnall, Governor of Georgia
William Yates Atkinson, Governor of Georgia
Roy Barnes, Governor of Georgia, Georgia Senator, Georgia House of Representatives member, volunteer at Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc., and partner of Barnes Law Group
John Barrow, current member of House of Representatives
Robert Benham, first African-American chief justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia
William Tapley Bennett Jr. – US Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, to Portugal and to NATO
Michael Bowers, Georgia Attorney General
Charles H. Bronson, Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
Garland T. Byrd, Lt. Governor of Georgia
Saxby Chambliss, U.S. Senator
Howell Cobb, Governor of Georgia and US Representative, Speaker of the House in 31st Congress
Cathy Cox, Secretary of State for the state of Georgia
William Crosby Dawson, U.S. Senator, judge, politician
Norman S. Fletcher, Georgia State Supreme Court Chief Justice
John B. Gordon, General in Confederate Army, a U.S. Senator, and Governor of Georgia
Phil Gramm, former U.S. Senator from Texas
Joe Frank Harris, Governor of Georgia
Nathaniel E. Harris, Governor of Georgia
Young L.G. Harris, State representative from Elbert & Clarke Counties, Federal Judge
Henderson Lovelace Lanham – U.S. Congressman
Hank Huckaby, Georgia Representative and Chancellor of the University System of Georgia
Guy G. Hurlbutt, United States Attorney for Idaho from 1981 until 1984 and a former federal judicial nominee to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Herschel Vespasian Johnson, Governor of Georgia, U.S. senator, Confederate senator, and candidate for U.S. vice president
James Johnson, Governor of Georgia and U.S. Representative
Jack Kingston, U.S. Congressman
John Milledge, Governor of Georgia, U.S. Senator and US Representative
Zell Miller, U.S. Senator, Governor of Georgia, and founder of the HOPE Scholarship
Brooks Pennington Jr., member of the Georgia House of Representatives, the Georgia State Senate, author, businessman, philanthropist
Sonny Perdue, Georgia Governor
Eric Phillips, Senior Security Advisor
Ralph Reed, conservative activist and candidate for Lt. Governor of Georgia
Fred B. Rooney, US Representative from Pennsylvania
Richard Russell, Jr., Governor of Georgia and U.S. Senator
Carl Sanders, Governor of Georgia
John Marshall Slaton, Governor of Georgia
Alexander Stephens, Governor of Georgia and later Vice-President of the Confederate States of America
Eugene Talmadge, Governor of Georgia
Herman Talmadge, Governor of Georgia and U.S. Senator
Mark Taylor, Georgia Lieutenant Governor
Melvin E. Thompson, Governor of Georgia
Ernest Vandiver, Governor of Georgia
Chee Soon Juan, Secretary-General of the Singapore Democratic Party, Hervey M. Cleckley, psychiatrist and co-author of The Three Faces of Eve
Hamilton E. Holmes, orthopedist, professor and associate dean of Emory University School of Medicine
Crawford W. Long, inventor of anesthesia
Barbara Rothbaum, psychologist, professor at Emory University

Care for more? There are plenty more distinguished UGA grads that I can list. But I suspect this will shut you up…

DawginLex

December 14th, 2011
4:11 pm

PR just gave SLAP a SLAPDOWN!!!!!!!!!!

Ghost

December 14th, 2011
4:12 pm

JBRad , Your a joke of a person, many choose the JUCO route , Aaron Rodgers ring any bells for you?
Pompous prick.

northaugusta dawg

December 14th, 2011
4:12 pm

Alumni[edit] Arts, Media and EntertainmentJason Aldean, Country musician
Bill Anderson, Country musician and songwriter
Kim Basinger, actress
John Bell, lead singer for band Widespread Panic
Coleman Breland, Chief Operating Officer of Turner Network Sales
Alton Brown, host of Good Eats
Tituss Burgess, Broadway actor and singer, perhaps best known for originating the role of Sebastian in The Little Mermaid
Brian Burton, (Danger Mouse), musician DangerDoom, Gnarls Barkley
Mike Chapman, co-creator of Homestar Runner’
Jack Davis, cartoonist and illustrator for Mad Magazine
Tom Deitz, novelist
James Michael Tyler, actor, most known for his in Friends as Gunther
Tiffany Dupont, actress, most known for roles in One Night with the King and Greek
Bobbie Eakes, soap opera actress and singer
Glenn Gilberti, professional wrestler
Bill Goldberg, professional football player, professional wrestler and actor
Lewis Grizzard, humorist
Ron and Richard Harris, (Aswirl Twins) “America’s Next Top Model. Cycle 6,7 & 11
Colleen Haskell, former reality show contestant and actress
Josh Holloway, actor
Michael Houser, former lead guitar player and vocalist for Widespread Panic
Raymond Hughes, chorus master of the Metropolitan Opera
Parker Gispert, lead singer and Julian Dorio, drummer for the band, The Whigs
Charles Kelley, member of the country music band Lady Antebellum
Wayne Knight, actor “Newman” from Seinfeld
Charlton Griffin, narrator, 4-time Audie Award winner
Felicia Joy, entrepreneur, youngest chief spokesperson to have ever served at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Richard Mandell, Golf Architect, Writer, and Radio Show personality
Kate Michael, Miss District of Columbia 2006
Fred Newman, voice actor, composer – sound effects artist on A Prairie Home Companion’’
Jennifer Nettles, Member of the duo Sugarland
Pylon, post-punk band; all four members attended the university: Vanessa Briscoe Hay, Randall Bewley, Curtis Crowe, and Michael Lachowski.
R.E.M., popular alternative rock band; all four members attended the university: Michael Stipe, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, and Bill Berry.
Pandora Peaks, former adult model and actress.
The Beat Geeks- music group known for the hit single (Sweat) Lose Control
Ryan Seacrest, American Idol host
Dave Schools, Bass player and vocalist for Widespread Panic
Sonny Shroyer, actor (The Dukes of Hazzard, Forrest Gump, Ray)
IronE Singleton, actor (The Walking Dead)
Natasha Trethewey, poet
Danny Ware, running back for the New York Giants in the NFL, on team that won Super Bowl XLII
Charles Wadsworth, classical pianist and composer
Philip Lee Williams, novelist, poet, essayist and composer
Stuart Woods, novelist
The B-52’s, New Wave rock band
[edit] Athletics(In alphabetical order)

Shandon Anderson, NBA
Boss Bailey, NFL linebacker for the Denver Broncos
Champ Bailey, NFL cornerback for the Denver Broncos
Chip Beck, player on the PGA Tour
Gordon Beckham, MLB infielder for the Chicago White Sox
Kendrell Bell, NFL linebacker for the Kansas City Chiefs
Kim Black, Olympic swimmer, NCAA Woman of the Year in 2001
Mitchell Boggs, MLB pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals
Kara Braxton, WNBA forward for the Detroit Shock
Reggie Brown, NFL wide-receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Quincy Carter, NFL quarterback
Bob Clemens, NFL fullback for the Green Bay Packers
Erik Compton, professional golfer and two-time heart transplant recipient
Ian Conlon, Former Striker for the United States men’s Paralympic soccer team.
Lisa Coole, swimmer, NCAA Woman of the Year in 1997
Terrell Davis, former NFL running back and Super Bowl MVP for the Denver Broncos
Van Davis, former professional football player
Pat Dye, athletic director and football head coach at Auburn University (1981–1992)
Teresa Edwards, basketball player in the Olympics, the ABL, and the WNBA
Gene Ellenson, former professional football player
Ken Farmer, football, kicker/punter. Injury ended career in 1986
Vern Fleming, NBA player, taken 18th in the 1984 NBA draft
Robert Geathers, NFL defensive lineman for the Cincinnati Bengals
Vicki Goetze, player on the LPGA Tour
Bill Goldberg, NFL football player, and undefeated wrestler in WCW and WWE
Charles Grant, NFL defensive lineman for the New Orleans Saints
David Greene, drafted in 2005 by the Seattle Seahawks
Forrest Griffin, American mixed-martial artist currently competing in the UFC and former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion
Bill Hartman jnr, an American football running back in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins.
Len Hauss – 3 time All Pro, 5 time Pro Bowler for the Redskins, President of the NFLPA
Verron Haynes, NFL running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Jarvis Hayes, NBA 1st round pick (10th overall) Washington Wizards
Garrison Hearst, former NFL running back (Arizona Cardinals, San Francisco 49ers, Denver Broncos)
Terry Hoage, former NFL defensive back for six NFL teams over 13 seasons
Reese Hoffa, shot putter ranked #1 in the world
John Isner, professional tennis player
Buckshot Jones, stock-car driver, two-time winner in the NASCAR Busch Series
Daryll Jones, NFL defensive back for the Green Bay Packers and the Denver Broncos
Jeff Keppinger, MLB infielder for the Houston Astros
Alec Kessler, NBA 1st round pick (12th overall) Miami Heat
Kristy Kowal, 2000 Olympic Silver medalist, swimming, NCAA Woman of the Year in 2000
Franklin Langham, player on the PGA Tour
Tommy Lyons, former NFL offensive lineman for the Denver Broncos
Randy McMichael, NFL tight-end for the St. Louis Rams
Bob McWhorter, football and baseball, Georgia’s first All-American
Knowshon Moreno, NFL running back for the Denver Broncos
Buster Mott, NFL defensive back for the Green Bay Packers
Reid Patterson – 1956 Olympic Swimmer and former 50 freestyle World Record Holder, UGA Circle of Honor
Mikael Pernfors, tennis pro, twice NCAA champion, runner-up in 1986 French Open Grand Slam Championship.
Billy Payne, president and chief executive officer of the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games
David Pollack, 3-time football All-American, drafted in 2005 by the Cincinnati Bengals
Larry Rakestraw – Chicago Bears quarterback
John Rauch, NFL creator of the West Coast offense, former Coach of the Oakland Raiders
Nolen Richardson – New York Yankees, Detroit Tigers and Cincinnati Reds 3rd baseman. UGA Baseball Head Coach
Saudia Roundtree, Naismith College Player of the Year in 1996
Freddy Sale – MLB pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Theron Sapp, NFL running back for the Philadelphia Eagles and Pittsburgh Steelers
Jake Scott – former NFL safety and Super Bowl MVP for the Miami Dolphins
Sonny Seiler – Former Georgia swimmer. Owner of Georgia mascot Uga
Richard Seymour, NFL defensive lineman for the New England Patriots
D.J. Shockley, season record holder most touchdowns responsible for and most touchdown passes in a season. NFL Practice squad quarterback for the Atlanta Falcons
Frank Sinkwich, All-American football player and Heisman Trophy winner in 1942
“Catfish” Smith – Member of the College Football Hall of Fame and UGA Circle of Honor, UGA Baseball Head Coach
Matthew Stafford, NFL quarterback for the Detroit Lions. He was drafted by the Detroit Lions first overall in the 2009 NFL Draft
Matt Stinchcomb, NFL offensive lineman Oakland Raiders, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 2-time football All-America, 1st round 1999 draft
Jon Stinchcomb, NFL offensive lineman New Orleans Saints, football All-American, 2nd round draft choice
Sheila Taormina, Olympic gold medalist, and only American to participate in the Olympics in three different sports.
Fran Tarkenton, 9-time Pro-Bowler as quarterback of the NFL Minnesota Vikings and New York Giants
Christi Thomas, WNBA forward for the Los Angeles Sparks
Odell Thurman, NFL linebacker for the Cincinnati Bengals
Charley Trippi, College and Pro Football Hall of Fame, two-time Pro Bowl halfback for the Chicago Cardinals
Herschel Walker, retired NFL running back, Heisman Trophy winner and three-time football All-American in 1982
Hines Ward, NFL wide-receiver and Super Bowl MVP for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Bubba Watson, player on the PGA Tour
Don Wells, NFL defensive lineman for the Green Bay Packers
Gene White, NFL defensive back for the Green Bay Packers
Jermaine Wiggins, NFL tight-end for the Minnesota Vikings
Dominique Wilkins, NBA slam dunk champion for the Atlanta Hawks
Damien Wilkins, NBA guard for the Seattle Supersonics
[edit] Business and industryDan Amos, Chairman & CEO of AFLAC
D.W. Brooks, founder and chairman emeritus of Gold Kist
Tom Cousins, founder of Cousins Properties
Julius Curtis Lewis, Jr., President of J.C. Lewis Enterprises and Lewis Broadcasting Corp.
Frank Hanna III, entrepreneur, philanthropist and merchant banker
Mason Hawkins, noted value investor and founder of Southeastern Asset Management
Hala Moddelmog, president of Church’s Chicken and Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
Walter J. Muller, Chief Investment Officer of Bank of America
Billy Payne, President of Augusta National
Thomas J. Stanley, New York Times Best-selling Author of The Millionaire Next Door and The Millionaire Mind
Brown L. Whatley, Chairman of Arvida Corp., President of Mortgage Bankers Association of America
David Barnhart, Network Engineer at Hewlett Packard
Jonathan Gosier, Director at Ushahidi, TED (conference) Senior Fellow
Gina Drosos, Global Head of Beauty at Procter & Gamble
David O’Hare, Deloitte Audit Senior, Compiled the Accounting Standards Codification
Mark Adams, Vice President of Strategic Accounts, Arris International

[edit] Economics and financeRobert D. McTeer, former president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (1991–2005)
Bernard Ramsey, former senior vice president and chairman of the executive committee of Merrill Lynch
Charles S. Sanford, Jr., Retired Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Bankers Trust
Harold Kelly, Head of Global Convertible and Derivative Arbitrage, and Executive Managing Director of Och Ziff
Michael Hamilton, former chief financial officer of Kodak
[edit] EducatorsTomlinson Fort, Jr. – Head of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie-Mellon and Vanderbilt. Provost and Vice President of Cal Poly
Cynthia Kenyon, professor of biochemistry , biophysics, University of California-San Francisco, member National Academy of Sciences
Robert D. McTeer, former chancellor of the Texas A&M University System
[edit] Government and the lawAbdul Karim al-Iryani, Prime Minister of Yemen
Ellis Arnall, Governor of Georgia
William Yates Atkinson, Governor of Georgia
Roy Barnes, Governor of Georgia, Georgia Senator, Georgia House of Representatives member, volunteer at Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc., and partner of Barnes Law Group
John Barrow, current member of House of Representatives
Robert Benham, first African-American chief justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia
William Tapley Bennett Jr. – US Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, to Portugal and to NATO
Michael Bowers, Georgia Attorney General
Charles H. Bronson, Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
Garland T. Byrd, Lt. Governor of Georgia
Saxby Chambliss, U.S. Senator
Howell Cobb, Governor of Georgia and US Representative, Speaker of the House in 31st Congress
Cathy Cox, Secretary of State for the state of Georgia
William Crosby Dawson, U.S. Senator, judge, politician
Norman S. Fletcher, Georgia State Supreme Court Chief Justice
John B. Gordon, General in Confederate Army, a U.S. Senator, and Governor of Georgia
Phil Gramm, former U.S. Senator from Texas
Joe Frank Harris, Governor of Georgia
Nathaniel E. Harris, Governor of Georgia
Young L.G. Harris, State representative from Elbert & Clarke Counties, Federal Judge
Henderson Lovelace Lanham – U.S. Congressman
Hank Huckaby, Georgia Representative and Chancellor of the University System of Georgia
Guy G. Hurlbutt, United States Attorney for Idaho from 1981 until 1984 and a former federal judicial nominee to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Herschel Vespasian Johnson, Governor of Georgia, U.S. senator, Confederate senator, and candidate for U.S. vice president
James Johnson, Governor of Georgia and U.S. Representative
Jack Kingston, U.S. Congressman
John Milledge, Governor of Georgia, U.S. Senator and US Representative
Zell Miller, U.S. Senator, Governor of Georgia, and founder of the HOPE Scholarship
Brooks Pennington Jr., member of the Georgia House of Representatives, the Georgia State Senate, author, businessman, philanthropist
Sonny Perdue, Georgia Governor
Eric Phillips, Senior Security Advisor
Ralph Reed, conservative activist and candidate for Lt. Governor of Georgia
Fred B. Rooney, US Representative from Pennsylvania
Richard Russell, Jr., Governor of Georgia and U.S. Senator
Carl Sanders, Governor of Georgia
John Marshall Slaton, Governor of Georgia
Alexander Stephens, Governor of Georgia and later Vice-President of the Confederate States of America
Eugene Talmadge, Governor of Georgia
Herman Talmadge, Governor of Georgia and U.S. Senator
Mark Taylor, Georgia Lieutenant Governor
Melvin E. Thompson, Governor of Georgia
Ernest Vandiver, Governor of Georgia
Chee Soon Juan, Secretary-General of the Singapore Democratic Party.
[edit] Media and journalism(In alphabetical order.)

Brooke Anderson, a news anchor for CNN
Deborah Blum, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author
Chip Caray, baseball announcer.
Jim Currier, Sportswriter for the Coastal Courier in Hinesville, GA. Previously, he won awards at the Bryan County News in Richmond Hill
Lewis Grizzard, columnist for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Charlayne Hunter-Gault, CNN International bureau chief in Johannesburg, South Africa.In 1961 Hunter-Gault and Hamilton E. Holmes were the first African-American students to attend the University of Georgia, ending racial segregation at that institution.
Ernie Johnson, Jr., sports broadcaster for TNT and TBS
W. Thomas Johnson, retired chairman, president, and CEO of CNN; former president, publisher, and CEO of Los Angeles Times
Pat Mitchell, former president of Public Broadcasting Service and current president of The Paley Center for Media in New York City
Julie Moran, host of Entertainment Tonight
Deborah Norville, television journalist
Andrew Phillips, NBC meteorologist and reporter
Tom Poland, author and journalist
Leonard Postero, creator of Leonard’s Losers, a syndicated football prognistication radio show
Ralph Reed, pundit and former director of the Christian Coalition
Amy Robach, co-anchor for Weekend Today and former MSNBC anchor.
Deborah Roberts, ABC News producer and correspondent
Mark Schlabach, ESPN college football and basketball columnist, formerly of the Atlanta Journal Constitution and Washington Post
Tommy Tomlinson, columnist for the Charlotte Observer; finalist for the 2005 Pulitzer Prize in commentary.
Parvati Shallow, Survivor: Micronesia winner.
Dominic Brown, television Meteorologist
[edit] MedicineHervey M. Cleckley, psychiatrist and co-author of The Three Faces of Eve
Hamilton E. Holmes, orthopedist, professor and associate dean of Emory University School of Medicine
Crawford W. Long, inventor of anesthesia
Barbara Rothbaum, psychologist, professor at Emory University
[edit] MilitaryColonel Charles A. Beckwith – Credited with the creation of the counter-terrorism special forces unit Delta Force. Author of Delta Force: The Army’s Elite Counterterrorist Unit
John B. Gordon, General in Confederate Army, a US Senator, and Governor of Georgia
Colonel James R. Lockett – Awarded two Silver Stars during the Spanish American War. World War II Camp Lockett was named in his honor
Lieutenant General Jack L. Rives – The 15th Judge Advocate General of the Air Force
Colonel Michael D. Steele – former commander of the 101st Airborne, veteran of the Battle of Mogadishu and Operation Iraqi Freedom.
[edit] Ministry and religionBenjamin M. Palmer — Class of 1838, South Carolina native, first national moderator of Presbyterian Church, longtime pastor of First Presbyterian of New Orleans (1856–1902)
George Foster Pierce – Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, President of Georgia Female College and Emory College
David Platt – Pastor of the Church at Brook Hills in Birmingham Alabama and author of the NY Times best seller Radical
[edit] Scientific researchWyatt Anderson, geneticist, professor of Genetics at University of Georgia, Alumni Foundation Distinguished Professor, and member of the National Academy of Sciences, Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science.[1]
Cornelia Bargmann, anatomy professor at the Rockefeller University, investigator at Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Sir David Baulcombe, FRS, British plant scientist and geneticist. Was a post-doctoral fellow 1978-1980, now Professor of Botany at the University of Cambridge.
Alfred Blalock, medical doctor, pioneered heart surgery and performed groundbreaking research on shock
A. Jamie Cuticchia, bioinformatics pioneer, director of human genome database
Cynthia Kenyon, professor of biochemistry , biophysics, University of California-San Francisco, member National Academy of Sciences.
[edit] Distinguished faculty and staffThe University of Georgia has boasted many distinguished researchers and scholars on its faculty. It has also been the home of successful athletic coaches. Notable past and present faculty and staff include:

[edit] AdministrationDonald R. Eastman III, served as the Vice President for University Relations at the University of Georgia from 1991 until 1998 and Vice President for Strategic Planning and Public Affairs at the University of Georgia between 1998 and 2001.[2]
Karen Holbrook, former Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost at the University of Georgia.[3]
Willian F. Prokasy, served as Vice President for Academic Affairs at the University of Georgia from 1988 to 1998. He came from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana where he had been Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences from 1980 to 1988.
[edit] Arts and humanitiesLamar Dodd, American painter of the southern United States
Hugh Kenner, literary scholar and prolific critic, elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Edward J. Larson, professor of history, Pulitzer Prize winner for Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America’s Continuing Debate Over Science and Religion (Basic Books, 1997)
William S. McFeely, professor of humanities, elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Gary Lee Noffke, American artist and silversmith
Dean Rusk, former US Secretary of State
Freddy Wittop, Tony Award-winning costume designer
Judith Ortiz Cofer, internationally recognized writer, and Regents’ and Franklin Professor of English and Creative Writing
[edit] AthleticsTevester Anderson, former associate head coach and chief recruiter for the Georgia Bulldogs from 1986–1995, now serves as head coach at Jackson State University.[4]
Jack Bauerle, swimming and diving coach
Wally Butts, football coach
W.A. Cunningham – football head coach, basketball head coach
Jim Donnan, football coach
Vince Dooley, football coach and Athletic Director
Hugh Durham, head basketball coach from 1979-1995.[5]
Damon Evans, Former Athletic Director and alumnus
Mark Fox, 2009 men’s basketball head coach.[6]
La’Keshia Frett, former collegiate and professional basketball player and current assistant coach for the women’s basketball team at the University of Georgia.
Ray Goff, football coach
Jim Harrick, 1999-2003 men’s basketball head coach.[7]
Pete Herrmann, 2003-2009 men’s basketball associate head coach, 2009 interim head coach [8]
Ron Jirsa, men’s basketball coach, 1995–1997, associate head coach, 1997-1999 heach coach.[9]
Ralph Jordan, 1946-1950 men’s basketball head coach.[10]
Andy Landers, women’s basketball coach
Dan Magill, tennis coach
W.O. Payne – Athletic Director and alumnus.
Howell Peacock, 1912-1916 men’s basketball head coach.[11]
Mark Richt, current football head coach.[12]
Mark Slonaker, 1975–1979 men’s basketball player, who returned as assistant men’s basketball coach 1989–1995.[13]
Tubby Smith, 1995–1997 men’s basketball head coach, assistant coach for the 2000 U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team in Sydney, Australia.[14]
Herman Stegeman, former basketball, football and athletics coach, including 17 years coaching track and field, and in 1929 became athletics director. Stegeman Hall (now demolished) and Stegeman Coliseum were dedicated in his honor.[15]
Terri Williams-Flournoy, former assistant coach women’s basketball.
Suzanne Yoculan, women’s gymnastics coach
[edit] EducationDonna Alvermann, educator, currently university-appointed Distinguished Research Professor of Language and Literacy Education at University of Georgia.[16]
[edit] EngineeringS. Edward Law, professor of biological and agricultural engineering, elected to National Academy of Engineering
Stuart O. Nelson, adjunct professor of biological and agricultural engineering elected to National Academy of Engineering
[edit] MathematicsAndrew Granville, professor of mathematics and David C. Barrow Chair of Mathematics at the University of Georgia from 1991 until 2002.[17]
Carl Pomerance, former professor of mathematics at University of Georgia, a distinguished number theorist (Lenstra-Pomerance-Wagstaff conjecture).[18]
Robert Rumely, professor of Mathematics at the University of Georgia and numbers theory researcher (Adleman–Pomerance–Rumely primality test).[19]
[edit] Scientific researchJohn Avise, genetics researcher, elected to National Academy of Sciences, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, formerly a member of faculty at University of Georgia, now a Distinguished Professor at University of California, Irvine
Norman Allinger chemist, elected to National Academy of Sciences, awarded the Franklin Medal
Allan Armitage, horticulturist, recipient of the National Educator Award from the American Horticultural Society.
Jeffrey Bennetzen, molecular geneticist, elected to National Academy of Sciences
Brent Berlin, anthropologist, elected to National Academy of Sciences, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Murray S. Blum, entomologist, recipient of Lamar Dodd Award, authority on chemical ecology and pheromones
Wilbur Howard Duncan, botanist, Fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science
Stephen Hubbell, plant biology research, elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Eugene Odum, zoologist and groundbreaking pioneer in study of ecology, author of first textbook on the subject, deceased
Henry F. “Fritz” Schaefer, chemistry, elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Susan R. Wessler, botanist and geneticist, elected to National Academy of Sciences
Ying Xu, bioinformatician, elected to the American Association for the Advancement of Science
[edit] Chief executives of the universityAbraham Baldwin, President (1785–1801; 16 years)
Josiah Meigs, President (1801–1810; 9 years)
John Brown, President (1811–1816; 6 years)
Robert Finley, President (1817; 1 year)
Moses Waddel, President (1819–1829; 10 years)
Alonzo S. Church, President (1829–1859; 30 years)
Andrew A. Lipscomb, Chancellor (1860–1874; 15 years)
Henry Holcombe Tucker, Chancellor (1874–1878; 4 years)
Patrick Hues Mell, Chancellor (1878–1888; 10 years)
William Ellison Boggs, Chancellor (1889–1898; 9 years)
Walter Barnard Hill, Chancellor (1899–1905; 6 years)
David Crenshaw Barrow, Jr., Chancellor (1906–1925; 20 years)
Charles Melton Snelling, Chancellor (1925–1932; 7 years)
Steadman Vincent Sanford, President (1932 — 1935; 3 years)
Harmon White Caldwell, President (1935–1948; 13 years)
Jonathan Clark Rogers, President (1949–1950; 2 years)
Omer Clyde Aderhold, President (1950–1967; 17 years)
Frederick Corbet Davison, President (1967–1986; 9 years)
Henry King Stanford, Interim President (1986–1987; 1 year)
Charles Boynton Knapp, President (1987–1997; 10 years)
Michael F. Adams, President (1997–present; 13+ years)
[edit] References1.^ Wyatt Anderson, People in Genetics at UGA, faulty members, Department of Genetics, University of Georgia.
2.^ Dr Eastman, Curriculum Vitae, Eckerd College.
3.^ Karen Holbrook, Ph.D., Vice President for Research and Innovation President, USF Research Foundation, Inc., Board of Trustees for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
4.^ Tevester Anderson, Head coach biography, Jackson State University.
5.^ “The Durham File”, 2004-2005 Jacksonville University Basketball.
6.^ “Fox hired at Georgia with 6-year deal”, Associated Press, April 3, 2009.
7.^ “Jim Harrick – Head Coach NCAA”, Palm Springs Coaches Clinic
8.^ Pete Herrmann, Official biography, georgiadogs.com, Official Athletics Site of the University of Georgia, UGA Athletics, University of Georgia.
9.^ Ron Jirsa, Head Coach profile, Marshall University Official Athletic Site.
10.^ Donnell, Rich, Ralph “Shug” Jordan, Encyclopedia of Alabama, 19 August 2009.
11.^ “University of Georgia Directory”, Sports Network, 16 March 2008.
12.^ Mark Richt biography, Football Head Coach, georgiadogs.com, Official Athletics Site of the University of Georgia Bulldogs, UGA Athletics.
13.^ “Head Coach Mark Slonaker”, Athletics Department Coaching Staff, Mercer University Athletics.
14.^ Mulrooney Eldred, Sheila, “Why Not Minnesota?”, University of Minnesota, Alumni Association, September–October 2007.
15.^ “Stegeman Coliseum”, georgiadogs.com – the official website of the Georgia Bulldogs, UGA Athletics, University of Georgia.
16.^ Donna E.Alvermann, faculty page, Department of Language and Literacy Education, University of Georgia
17.^ Granville,Andrew, professional resume, Andrew Granville’s personal website.
18.^ Pomerance, Carl, “Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron, Paul Erdos and me”, USNA Midshipman-Faculty Colloquium, April 25, 2002
19.^ Shearer, Lee, “Math professor brings students into the fold with origami”, Online Anthens, 26 July 2009.
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Slap

December 14th, 2011
4:12 pm

Wow! No wonder Masters is losing its charm

northaugusta dawg

December 14th, 2011
4:13 pm

graduates of uga slap say bye and move on

Chris

December 14th, 2011
4:14 pm

very good news! i was worried about the o line so its good that we will get depth. Hopefully he can earn a starting spot at tackle this spring

DawginLex

December 14th, 2011
4:14 pm

That’s all you got?

You just got OWNED so STFU

Ghost

December 14th, 2011
4:15 pm

Slap doesn’t get out much.

PR

December 14th, 2011
4:16 pm

LoL @ slap. Go check the TV ratings for last years Masters and compare to every other major golf tournament. Once you’ve completed your homework, you’ll get a juicebox and can play on the computer again.

Slap

December 14th, 2011
4:16 pm

Haha. You listed Jim Harrick. What a great leader he is. Yes, I’ve certainly been defeated here… NOT!

PR

December 14th, 2011
4:17 pm

HIGH FIVE to DawginLex

Go Dawgs!

DawginLex

December 14th, 2011
4:17 pm

slap, you were defeated before you got here

Trust me

Leave now while you have some dignity left.

northaugusta dawg

December 14th, 2011
4:18 pm

what!!! slap the MASTERS is losing its charm please explain yourself . i live 10 minutes from the course and can get 10 grand for rental of my house for a week tickets go for 3 to 5 thousand and it is losing its charm wtf!!!!!

Destin Dawg

December 14th, 2011
4:18 pm

Go dawgs.. beat Michigan State !!!!

LifelongDogFan

December 14th, 2011
4:21 pm

Hey Michael, MR was at Northgate Highschool today. Rumor is he offered their runningback. Can’t totally confirm the offer, but he was there.

Slap

December 14th, 2011
4:22 pm

augusta – hope you’re reporting this income.. ;)

harold

December 14th, 2011
4:24 pm

LSU PLAYERS SAID THE UGA OFFENSIVE LINE WAS SLOW FAT AND WAY OUT OF SHAPE. THEY ALSO SAID UGA PLAYERS WERE NOT THAT STRONG EITHER!

UGA NEEDS TO THANKFUL LSU ONLY PLAYED WELL FOR A HALF. UGA REALLY PISSED THEM OFF AND THEN THE 10 GAME WINNING STREAK AGAINST “UNRANKED” OPPONENTS SHOWED. WHAT A BLOWOUT!

ADMan

December 14th, 2011
4:25 pm

tide roll you have got to be gay…just the way you word your posts sounds like a girl…they way you drool over big linemen. I’ll bet you have to sit down everytime you pee. Please do everyone on here a favor, especially Tide fans and never post on here again. We don’t give a damn about what you think about Georgia or any other team in the SEC. Your comical…like a prissy boy. Go away!

ADMan

December 14th, 2011
4:28 pm

harold…way to make stuff up…show us a quote by an LSU player and maybe we’ll believe you…until then your just full of crap and its clear you make things up just to make yourself feel better!

PR

December 14th, 2011
4:29 pm

Harold forgot to take his meds today. His keyboard also only types in ALL CAPS.

DawginLex

December 14th, 2011
4:30 pm

harold is the resident village idiot

We lost to LSU because of depth, mistakes and the fact that they were much better.

harold has never interviewed an LSU player nor has an LSU player ever said anything like that

harold=the resident village idiot

bruce mac

December 14th, 2011
4:31 pm

harold, UGA players said the same thing about your team only it is the same every year. “Losing”, a GT tradition.

Walmartdawg

December 14th, 2011
4:31 pm

harold

December 14th, 2011
4:34 pm

READ HAROLD’S POST AT 4:24 PM. LSU DOES NOT HOLD UGA IN HIGH ESTEEM AT ALL. AND THAT BIG FAT OFFENSIVE LINE JUST PLAIN SUCKED AGAINST LSU.

DawgByte

December 14th, 2011
4:36 pm

The dumbest person I’ve ever worked with (25+ years in business) was a Georgia Tech grad. He was an Associate Computing Technical Support resource, who’s sole responsibilities was to keep Laptops and Desktops running smoothly. Regardless of the problem, all he could do was insert a Norton Utility disk and hope that fixed the problem. When people complained to management about his utter incompetence he would go down to HR and rant about how he was being discriminated against. He actually thought a Mac was a supercomputer! I’ve known rocks smarter than this Tech grad.

Army Dawg

December 14th, 2011
4:37 pm

Slap @ 4:01, does Billy Payne ring a bell. Glad to get this guy. It seems to me that we have failed to recruit the OL sufficiently in the past, hopefully this is a thing of the past. Also, I believe we may be closing the gap recruiting wise with Bama, and Flordia (sinking ship), hope so. I am glad to be a Dawg, happy Christmas everyone. Glad for the critique Tide Roll, I do not agree with everything you write, but you are entertaining.

Tater Tot

December 14th, 2011
4:37 pm

OMG !!!.. This is such great news i feel like doing cartwheels on the courthouse lawn. WOO HOO !!

GO DAWGS!!!

ADMan

December 14th, 2011
4:41 pm

harold……the caps key is about halfway up the left side of the keyboard…please use it….are you still in grade school?….go look at yourself in the mirror again and keep telling yourself that one day someone will probably go out with you….hey I got a great idea, I’ll bet tide roll isn’t doing anything this Friday night….you two are ment for each other….a couple of weenies out on the town together…lock the doors everybody!…..LOLLOLLOLLOL

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
4:45 pm

JBRad – “Guess this guy is cool with working at Wal Mart. Best part about that? His CEO is a GT grad. That’s right…..Cashier = uga football player. CEO boss = GT man.”

Yeah and when Mr. Walmart CEO’s employees get hurt on the job, he most likely turns to the UGA Grad, Dan Amos, CEO of AFLAC, to bail them out.

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
4:47 pm

hey harold, Auburn and GT were ranked when they played. As the season gets close to the end, that’s what actually matters and if you had a clue and weren’t biased about it, you would know that. But you don’t have a clue, and you are nothing more than a bitter techie so you are biased so football is really foreign to you.

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
4:52 pm

Slap

December 14th, 2011
4:01 pm
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I just did .. but I could go on because there are a hell of a lot of them that techies ignore just because it kills their point

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
4:55 pm

You know, since the idea of the homecoming game is to schedule someone you can beat senseless, UGA should make that the GT game every year.

Destin Dawg.

December 14th, 2011
4:55 pm

with Major coaching problems at Fla. Tenn. Kentucky, and Awlbarn… 2012 looks very promising… UGA Junkyard Dawgs are back !!! Go dawgs.. Beat Michigan State !!

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
5:02 pm

I do feel bad for harold sometimes .. being that stupid has to hurt.

Bad Dawg

December 14th, 2011
5:06 pm

Don’t jump the gun Destin. The dawgs looked “promising” in 2008 as well and we all know how that turned out. The schedule next year is seemingly easy though next year so a return trip to Atlanta would not be surprising at all but UGA will have to upset one of the SEC West heavyweights and I do not like our chances. Go Dawgs and great get for Coach Friend and the offensive line.

No wonder the government is a mess

December 14th, 2011
5:11 pm

PR

December 14th, 2011
4:10 pm

Plenty of politicians on that list – including a traitor to the United States and several overt racists.

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
5:15 pm

No wonder the government is a mess

December 14th, 2011
5:11 pm

PR

December 14th, 2011
4:10 pm

Plenty of politicians on that list – including a traitor to the United States and several overt racists.
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Got some capital criminals on the GT list up there with the Walmart CEO. No wonder there is so much crime in the area.

Paddy

December 14th, 2011
5:16 pm

Slap……..give it up, you just got busted “big time”.

BiggDawgK

December 14th, 2011
5:18 pm

Slap is the typical Georgia hater, He gets curb stomped, huniliated and proven wrong and he keeps running that suck while everyone laughs and laughs and laughs.

Wait a minute slap must be 5150.

Sven Ottke

December 14th, 2011
5:27 pm

Hmmmm. No stars. That will hurt the whole Dream Team 2 concept. Ouch!

chilidawg

December 14th, 2011
5:32 pm

Sifting through the garbage on this blog while searching for recruiting news is getting really old. It’s hard to play tug-of-war with someone if they won’t hold the rope. Please just ignore the trolls.

GtDawg

December 14th, 2011
5:32 pm

I take it no one here knew that UGA commit John Atkins 6′4 300lbs is a OL Under Armour AA. http://espn.go.com/college-sports/recruiting/football/story/_/id/7309659/ua-all-american-dt-john-atkins-do-all

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
5:33 pm

Sven, JUCO transfers don’t always have “stars” next to their name but it depends on what site you use. 247sports has him at 3-stars and he has been tabbed one of the top two lineman from the JUCO ranks.

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
5:36 pm

Gt Dawg (sounds like internal conflict) .. I don’t think it’s that no one knew, but he is listed on most every major recruiting site as a defensive tackle. He has expressed an interest in going to the OL which his high school coach has said he has NFL talent on that side. I brought it up on here earlier too because that creates a lot of options. He might be one of the best pickups in this class.

tide roll

December 14th, 2011
5:39 pm

Austin and Hunter Long’s father, who coached them at Briarcrest Christian Academy in Memphis, has moved to Athens! This guy’s gonna be at practice everyday, and probably has joined Richt’s Sunday School class too! How in the world can BRANDON GREENE and AVERY YOUNG overcome these politics?! Are their parents moving to Athens? Are their parents going to be at practice everyday? Are they members of Richt’s church? I kinda doubt it, don’t y’all? Greene and Young won’t stand a chance in head to head competition with the Long boys. What do you think Coach Richt’s going to do ? Play the most deserving? Y’all know Coach Richt better than that. Come on. This is the University of Georgia! Look at your history! Are you kidding me! And you wonder why y’all ain’t brought home no National Title in 31 years. And Counting. ROLL TIDE

CHDawg

December 14th, 2011
5:40 pm

This is great news. We need an OL Dream Team this year, to say the least. We had several freshmen make big impacts this year, along with a JUCO Xfer. If we could get two or three freshmen and Mark B. into the rotation next year at Oline, it would go a very long way in fixing our depth problems. If you ask me, the OL has been the main reason we haven’t played in a BCS CG for 07, 08, and 11. With a dominant OLine we could possibly have made it in any of those years. Look at the stats for this year and you see that we were just awful in sacks allowed, TFLs, and we all saw a lot of hurries. Murray was running for his life in many of the games, especially the losses. Also, Murray was much better than average at avoiding sacks. And yet, considering the terrible protection stats we were well above average in offensive stats. That clearly says we have very, very strong and productive position players while our line had problems. Unfortunately, we will still be extraordinarily young on the line next year, too. UGA is a line recruit’s dream this year. There is tremendous opportunity to play quickly, especially at tackle and center.

Warning Sign

December 14th, 2011
5:44 pm

John Adkins a lineman who is committed to UGA is rated 3 stars by rivals. Yet he has been invited to play in the Army All American game. Rivals is a joke. If he was a OSU or AL commit, he would have 4 stars.

TampaDawg

December 14th, 2011
5:45 pm

@tide roll(ed joint) ..”Play the most deserving? Y’all know Coach Richt better than that. ” examples are usually better than just making disguised accusations. But from you, I don’t expect any more than that.

Dekalb Fan

December 14th, 2011
5:46 pm

Dream Team is in effect!

Sven Ottke

December 14th, 2011
5:49 pm

TampaDog, Scout uses stars to rate JUCO’s and they have him at zero stars. I’d trust them a bit more than 247sports.

Roll Double Wide

December 14th, 2011
5:51 pm

@ Tide Roll

Since you’re so infatuated with “certain” players leaving the state, can you tell me why you & Saban have allowed Florida State to come in to Bammer and STEAL JAMEIS WINSTON who is the #10 overall prospect according to Rivals.com??? He has to be better than A.J. MCCARRON. Only country bumpkin SABAN would allow such a quarterback to start over Phillip or Blake Sims. YOU have got to be kidding me!! A.J. MCCARRON is the best Alabammer can do?? AND you guys are stupid enough to let them have CHRIS CASHER too?!? I know Mark Richt personally and I can promise you there isn’t one ounce of racist in that man and you should be ashamed for implying such a thing. Oh, and one more thing, THANK YOU for our ESPN All-American Center Ben Jones from Centreville, ALABAMA. He has been one DGD and a hell of an “earth-mover” during his time at UGA. Maybe you should stick to poisoning the trees at Toomer’s Corner and let the grown men talk about college football.

Flo-Ri-Duh

December 14th, 2011
5:55 pm

Beard is basically a good 3 star guard I read just yesterday (tuesday) that Brandon Green was still getting calls from Georgia and Florida but he would not answer the phone because all he ever wanted to do was go to Bama. He was not on the visit list for Georgia. I would think that Avery Young is going to Georgia and that would be HUGE. He is originally from Georgia. Theus is rated as high as the #2 OT but by ESPN lists Green equal with Theus. One service rated Theus #3 and Young #4.

CHDawg

December 14th, 2011
5:56 pm

T. Roll, that is ridiculous! You really think CMR would forfeit his best chance at a NC since getting to UGA by not playing his best players? Number three D this year so far, and great O position players means our line is the missing link for the next two years! If Greene and Young are the best, they will play, period. You just don’t want to see them at UGA because you know they would comprise an OL Dream Team and UGA would become a great competitor to your beloved Tide.

T-Dawg

December 14th, 2011
6:04 pm

HAROLD!!! YO’ MAMA IS CALLING YOU! GET OUT OF THAT BASEMENT FOR SOME MAC AND CHEESE!

Roll Double Wide

December 14th, 2011
6:08 pm

Oooooooone more thing Tide Roll: BAMA LOST A RECRUIT TO TECH!!!! HAHAHAHAHAHA HOW DOES THAT HAPPEN?!?! YOU LOSE FOREVER

RedandBlackDawg

December 14th, 2011
6:11 pm

Sven Ottke,

Junior college transfers aren’t rated by stars. The stars are used to rate High School kids signing.

the truth

December 14th, 2011
6:17 pm

Hopefully he become stronger instead of just fatter like the other UGA offensive linemen. By the way another LSU defensive player just ran by your offensive linemen.

CHDawg

December 14th, 2011
6:25 pm

Beard gives us some age and experience for the start of next year. Greene and Young could wind up starting, or at least playing by the end of next year. Greene is a good center. I don’t know if he wants to play that position, but Ben Jones started as a freshman, so CMR will play the best players regardless of age.

BankerDawg

December 14th, 2011
6:54 pm

Lex, as usual, speaks the truth.

Depth, more than anything, got us beat against LSU. You could literally see it happening.

This is a great get for us. Keep it rolling. Good things are in store for us. Let’s just be patient and enjoy it.

GOOOOOOOOOOOOOO DAWGS! SIC ‘EM!

Bad Dawg

December 14th, 2011
6:56 pm

Sven Ottke,
Do offers from Arkansas, West Virginia, and Mississippi State mean anything?

BankerDawg

December 14th, 2011
7:01 pm

I don’t trust stars AT ALL.

Coaches see film and determine if we want to offer a kid…that’s it.

Stars mean nothing independent of that.

I trust the coaches, not recruiting services.

BG

December 14th, 2011
7:18 pm

GO DAWGS! Welcome Mr. Beard.

Chris

December 14th, 2011
7:27 pm

CHDawg who is greene??? david andrews will probably be our center

THE REAL PHIL

December 14th, 2011
7:28 pm

TIDE ROLL

What is Richt’s record vs. Aladambama again?

I hope Santa brings you a brain for Christmas.

Dawg Man

December 14th, 2011
7:32 pm

Man its great to get the Junior College dummies !!!! They will add to our National Championship teams for the next 6 years !!! Get the trophies ready, and Mark, dont worry about going to class—You are a Dawg football player now !!!!

bitter "dope smok-in running back"

December 14th, 2011
7:35 pm

yo “turd roll”–hahahahah—ALL-BURN—got what was coming to them—-and saban staff

—————–starting to go bye bye too——running scard—-trailer trash troll

bitter chip towers

December 14th, 2011
7:37 pm

@tide roll—————–sabans staff running wild—–ALL-BURN staff is now ALL-GONE

——————–hahahahahah—-cheaters—–what comes around goes around

bitter dawgs fan

December 14th, 2011
7:40 pm

welcome 300 pounder——joe-T looks forward in jan. to introducing you to pain 101

bitter dawgs fan

December 14th, 2011
7:48 pm

finally CRAVELL—a artical with more than 1 page of responces—-towers gets 15 pages

————————————–just saying recrut—eeeee——————hahahahahah

Blackoutanyone?

December 14th, 2011
7:55 pm

This is a good pickup for Richt. As for Brandon Greene… Bama coaches paid a visit to young Brandon at his HS the day after his visit to UGA. Apparently he is still solid to Bama but enjoyed his trip. His teammate has an 2013 offer from Bama at the QB position. Roll Tide!

StackedDeck

December 14th, 2011
8:19 pm

Welcome to “Athens Town” Mark…get ready to ‘hunker down with us DAWGS!

Lester Miles

December 14th, 2011
8:36 pm

Good info and mostly good comments. Thanks. Makes for a nice day.

Bad Dawg

December 14th, 2011
9:06 pm

Blackoutanyone?
What do you think are Alabama’s chances of winning “the rematch” vs. LSU and who do you believe Alabama will finish off their 2012 recruiting class with?

OkieDawg

December 14th, 2011
9:41 pm

@Carvell…Do you have any info on Cordarrelle Patterson as to UGAvsTN? Have you heard of Yuri Wright? Where is Avery Young in his decision process? Do you know the latest on Chaz Elder? How about Josh Clemons-Harvey and his choice? Do you know if Jordan Jenkins is out for UGA?

Oh Well, actually if I want to know about UGA recruiting, I will just go to other sites. I can learn more about where UGA recruits stand from U of Florida recruit reporter, Zach Abolverdi, than from AJC. He lists a current standing of the status of all targets. Guess I’ll just go to the Gainesville Sun for info.

OkieDawg

December 14th, 2011
9:46 pm

@Carvell…You are the best! I love your recruiting coverage!

Robert

December 14th, 2011
10:16 pm

Another JC thug for UGa. You realize GT is not allowed to take JC players because of academics. That is true, not just BS.

Lakedawg

December 14th, 2011
10:23 pm

Robert====Just another reason you guys cannot compete on a national level. There are many JUCO’s that grow up from high school and do well in college and then there are the others. It’s how bad they want to as with all students.

bitter dawgs fan

December 14th, 2011
10:23 pm

bottom line—with COACH GRANTHAM——we have a chance

——

jsmooth

December 14th, 2011
10:27 pm

Robert:
You are a trip. There you go again, excusing a high school team for a D-1 program. When you guys get into the big leagues of college football and the SEC, let me know.

BobDawg

December 14th, 2011
10:33 pm

This class is now like a snowball going down hill! Just picking up speed and getting bigger all the time… Nice that we have Beard for 3 years… Theus will probably start next year or push for a starting position… CMR has such stability with the coaching staff we will probably have to turn recruits away at the end now… Tide Roll has an official man crush on us now…

Joe Blow

December 14th, 2011
11:09 pm

How does Henry County firing their football coach Mike Rozier on Wednesday affect Dalvin Tomlinson’s recruitment?

Hill Dawg

December 14th, 2011
11:12 pm

P.R., That was a world class beat-down of the little basement dweller, Slap! Thank you for a job well done.

Blackoutanyone?

December 14th, 2011
11:38 pm

BADDAWG….Juco DB Travell Dixon, DB Cyrus Jones, DL Eddie Goldman or DL Channing Ward, LB Jordan Jenkins. A lot of buzz about Jameis Winston and T.J. Yeldon flipping to the Tide as well. Depending on the numbers I could see another Olineman. All but one or two spots or secretly spoken for (silent commits). Bama will have some back count to last year as we will lose several underclassmen to NFL. As for the rematch. Hard to take off the crimson glasses. If Bama can break even on special teams I like our chances. Big IF..

Blackoutanyone?

December 14th, 2011
11:41 pm

Dalvin Tomlison is GT bound IMO. UGA too late and missed the boat on that kid. Bama to full.

DCLee

December 15th, 2011
12:21 am

@tide roll How does it feel to be the 2nd best team in the west and have GA Tech grab your longtime QB commit? That will be tough to swallow if another longtime commit switches to UGA come signing day. Theus will be great and I’m looking forward to seeing everyone else in the trenches.

Sanders

December 15th, 2011
12:27 am

1980 was a long time ago.

Charles

December 15th, 2011
12:28 am

LSU had the hobnail boot.

gtfanfrom1951

December 15th, 2011
12:31 am

The big uglies …. first can they get and stay in school? Two can they stay out of jail? Three is there that many 7-11’s that they can rob in Athens? Four can they ride a moped while drinking?

DawgFan

December 15th, 2011
12:32 am

After this past year’s performance, they should consider getting a Full Time Special Teams Coach

GTech 14th Street

December 15th, 2011
12:42 am

But I thought uga fans think everything from Alabama sucks!

From reading comments here, uga fans are nothing but a bunch of hypocrites, just like their coach. They probably all have Ni**er parties when no one else is watching. Bunch of same lookin pot bellied, golf shirt wearin racist hypocrites at their games.

gtfanfrom1951

December 15th, 2011
12:47 am

PR
You have named two hundred years of history but I did see some of those you listed were in jail at one time or another. Which is normal. Don’t drink the kool-aid!

Bad Dawg

December 15th, 2011
12:53 am

Thank you for your insight Blackoutanyone?. Always nice to talk with reasonable fans.

Bad Dawg

December 15th, 2011
12:58 am

I hate missing out on Tomlinson he is a great kid and an equally great football player. Would love to see him in Athens but I think his heart is with Georgia Tech. Go Dawgs

Rest of SEC

December 15th, 2011
1:08 am

Looks like Tennesse, Florida, Auburn and Tech will get beat down by Georgia again next year. Beard’s film looks good. Didn’t give up a sack and pass blocking is something lineman are born to do or not, hard to teach. Looks similar to Glenn who is projected to go 18 in the first round of next years draft.

WnE

December 15th, 2011
1:37 am

For all the unintelligent GT fans that embarrass intelligent CFB fans like myself, the reason that this Recruit has 3 years of eligibility is that he was a good enough student to Graduate from JUCO Early or in 1.5 yrs.

He’ll graduate Dec. 15th and will probably enroll in Jan. and will participate in Spring ball.

The same way that our DL recruit from last yr. Jimmy Kitchens couldn’t qualify at Tenn St. or Auburn due to one missed class and he was forced to sit out for a yr. and then sign a year later, JUCOs are no different in many cases.

Even if it was a JUCO he still had to take an extra-heavy class load while playing FB.

If GT Fans don’t want folks laughing at us for Recruiting Jimmy Kitchens, then we shouldn’t take cheap shots at a Recruit that did the extra work to graduate from a JUCO on accelerated schedule so he could have 3-yrs. of PT instead of two.

I can’t believe that so many GT fans refuse to look in our own backyard BEFORE we take cheap shots at other CFB Programs.

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William

December 15th, 2011
2:38 am

@GT 14th Street, you are a jerk. You should be banned from these blogs for your crap.

Juco U

December 15th, 2011
3:54 am

Ah yes, yet another 5-star JUCO for the dawgs. AWESOME.

68-52!

just sayin'

December 15th, 2011
7:36 am

seems like most of these professing to be the trade school supporters are just dawg haters….probably couldn’t get into UGA…or got there and couldn’t keep up the grades…have to live thru any other school’s name just to get back at the dawgs…they’ll never grow up or go away…trolls….

VADAWG

December 15th, 2011
7:53 am

with so many good lineman in the state one would think we could have a superior Oline ready to go every season…..but I guess there’s more to it than that!!!!????????

Coaching rumors abound

December 15th, 2011
11:11 am

With Auburn seeing their staff leave in droves, their recruiting must be hurting. Both their O and D coordiatords have jumped ship in a week.

Florida continues to be in turmoil.

GT is also seing and hearing things with Preston rumored and of course, CPJ.

Coach Paul Johnson, come August, with the ESPN HOT SEAT beginning anew, will be rumored. Here is why: No titles, no all americans and no bowl wins and his team being on double secret probation for the SECOND TIME in like 8 years.

CPJ is faxing ( was faxing) his resume to Kansas State to MSU and to PN State to apply for a O coordinator’s job but no replies yet. He wants out of GT and he wants out of the ACC badly.

UGA meanwhile is racking up kids one right after another to get on board for A RUN at th4 MNC and of course the SEC C in 2012.

Gooooooooooooooooooooooooooo Dogs.

PS

In El Paso, GT fans ………………….wear Kevlar and DUCK !!!! Stray bullets and all.

Augusta bred

December 15th, 2011
11:17 am

I’ve actually seen Atkins play football as well as Basketball. He moves extremely well for a kid his size. I thought he made a bigger impact on the oline though. He didn’t have much on and impact when double teamed but boy can he push a defensive lineman around. He just might get switched at UGA but i think he could be good on either side of the ball.

Augusta bred

December 15th, 2011
11:18 am

sorry….”much of an impact”

Sven Ottke

December 15th, 2011
11:39 am

RedandBlack, JUCO’s most certainly are rated with stars. Would you like some proof? And no, offers from 2 schools on the decline and 1 led by a gutless turd mean nothing.

harold

December 15th, 2011
2:37 pm

LSU SAID THE UGA WAS BIG & FAT & WEAK! JUST LIKE THIS GUY. NOW DILLION WOULD HAVE BEEN A GREAT CATCH. BUT DILLION WANTS TO PLAY FOR A CHAMPIONSHIP COACH NICK SABAN AND A CHAMPIONSHIP PROGRAM LIKE ALABAMA!

Bad Dawg

December 15th, 2011
2:56 pm

Sven Ottke, Sorry but that was the dumbest post I have seen today. You mean to tell me an offer from Arkansas, West Virginia, Houston, and Mississippi State mean nothing? Incredible, just wondering what schools did you have offers from coming out of high school? Which fine institution did you attend if any? I know you probably won’t answer you but your ignorance and arrogance is mind boggling. Have a good day sir.

Sven Ottke

December 16th, 2011
12:28 pm

Bad Dog, thanks for being so concerned about my secondary education. I had offers to attend a host of schools, not that it’s any of your business. I narrowed it down to Illinois, Northwestern and Colgate. I elected to go to Northwestern. So I guess I screwed up your perception and DID answer.