Florida quarterback John Brantley was dealing with injuries to his ribs and throwing thumb but also pain in his throwing shoulder leading into the loss to LSU, a source close to the quarterback said Sunday.
Bruce Feldman talks with former UGA player David Pollack about the team severing ties with Zach Mettenberger, the new-look Dawgs defense and the future of the SEC East. Plus, Pollack picks his most under- and overrated NFL draft prospects.
A month into the 2009 season, we've already seen some of the nation's best quarterbacks sidelined by injury, sending previously unknown backups into the fire. But how do you prepare a player for a situation you hope never happens?