January 2012

Examining Georgia's Most Needed Recruit

OL Avery Young could be the key recruit

As we head into Wednesday, I have started thinking back on the season and how, actually, surprisingly good it really was. Sure, we had two bookend losses, and we need a ton of work, but - after 2010 - the 2011 season was definitely the start of an upswing.

Dawgs Get Critical Commitment

ATH Sheldon Dawson is UGA's 17th Commit

With Signing Day right around the corner, not many were expecting a big commitment like Georgia got today.

The Dawgs landed 3-star ATH Sheldon Dawson from Memphis, TN. Dawson was a huge get for the Georgia Bulldogs because with a upper-class heavy defensive secondary and no DB's committed, it was important the Dogs got Dawson to switch from Memphis to Georgia. However, it was Dawson's versatility that really had the Bulldog coaches drooling.

Updating Chances with UGA's Remaining Targets

JaQuay Williams could jump to UGA

Here we are - just one week away from Signing Day. As we approach the close of the recruiting season, Georgia is looking to fill its class with some really, really good players.

As we stand here today, I thought we'd look at a few of Georgia's remaining targets, look at their upcoming schedule, and give you my updated thoughts - based on reports around the UGA-beat and what I hear.

WR JaQuay Williams (Sandy Creek HS - GA)

Senior Bowl Round-Up - Checking in with Georgia's Seniors

Cordy Glenn is UGA's Top Performer

This week's Senior Bowl practices make a huge impression on scouts and teams as we head toward the 2012 NFL Draft. The practices, which are led by NFL coaches, allow full access to players and can really get a feel for how they perform in practice and how they respond to coaching.

Georgia has a few players playing in the game - C Ben Jones, OL Cordy Glenn, CB Brandon Boykin, and P Drew Butler. Here are some updates from various media sources around the country on UGA's players:

Blogging On My Mind - Goals, Recruiting, & More

Why... hello there. So nice to see all of you again.

Sorry about the lack of updates lately, but I am going through some ideas to try and make the blog better for everyone. Here are some of the things I am looking at:

The Sanders Commings Incident & Impacts

Commings (19) was arrested for domestic violence

Georgia could be without one of its starting corner backs going into the first two games of the season. If you haven't heard, Sanders Commings was arrested Saturday morning for an incident involving domestic violence early Saturday morning. Here is part of the article from the AJC.com:

Looking at Georgia's Remaining Targets

Harvey-Clemons is Georgia's Top Target

With National Signing Day right around the corner, it is important for Georgia to finish strong and get some quality guys to round out an already good class. 

Michael Adams Wants the NCAA to Cut Football Scholarships

Pres. Adams leads a subcommittee by the NCAA

With the new 25-signee rule, Georgia will have a difficult time signing enough players over the next few years to really fill out their 85 scholarships - without awarding walk-on's scholarships.

Good Bye, Willie!

Defensive Backs Coach Looking for Job

So, remember when Willie Martinez was the most hated man in Athens? Well, ole' Willie has made history in Norman:

"Lost in all the fervor over Mike Stoops’ return and Brent Venables (possible) departure from Oklahoma was the untimely exit of a good coach, a good recruiter and a good man.

Gurley Makes Big Jump in Rankings

Gurley's Rise is the Biggest Jump in Rivals' History

First off, if you are not subscribed to UGASports.com, you really should be. They do some great reporting and are some of the best when it comes to covering Georgia sports. 

If you're not a Rivals subscriber, then you may not have heard, but the new Rivals 100 (top 100 players in the nation) has 5 UGA commitments on the list. Sicemdawgs.com has the scoop: