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  1. Five Bulldogs who need a strong offseason

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- The offseason is important for every college player, but it is particularly valuable for those hoping to make the transition from off-the-radar prospect to essential contributor. With that in mind, let's look at five Georgia players...

    Blog | December 06, 2013
  2. Planning for success: Georgia Bulldogs

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia's players made no secret during the offseason that their 2013 goal was to advance one step past where they ended last year, with a potential game-winning drive dying deep in Alabama territory in the SEC championship game and co...

    Blog | September 26, 2013
  3. Familiar OL lineup in Georgia's first practice

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- Despite all the offseason handwringing about how Georgia's offensive line depth chart might change this season, Will Friend still trotted out the exact same starting five for Thursday's first preseason practice that he deployed in near...

    Blog | August 02, 2013
  4. UGA DL to watch: Michael Thornton

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- When the offseason conversations started about who might replace John Jenkins and Kwame Geathers at Georgia's nose guard spot, it was almost as if Michael Thornton was the forgotten man. Jonathan Taylor -- who shifted to defensive e...

    Blog | April 22, 2013
  5. Slow starts plaguing UGA defense

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- Todd Grantham said throughout the offseason that he wanted to build a defense that finished strong in the fourth quarter -- and the Bulldogs largely have done that. It is unlikely, however, that Georgia's defensive coordinator envis...

    Blog | October 24, 2012
  6. Solid debut for UGA special teams

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- One of Georgia's greatest areas of emphasis during the offseason was improving its atrocious results on special teams -- particularly in covering kicks. So how did the Bulldogs fare in their first time out after inserting more start...

    Blog | September 02, 2012
  7. Georgia Bulldogs coach Mark Richt, Aaron Murray prioritize minimi...

    David Ching

    Georgia coach Mark Richt is confident his quarterback will appreciate the responsibility he carries in preventing turnovers this season, and Aaron Murray has spent the offseason honing the nuances that will help him accomplish that.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2012
  8. Slim, trim Ware ready for season

    David Ching

    Georgia's Dustin Ware never had a weight problem, but the senior guard altered his diet and aggressively attacked a new fitness regimen in the offseason. The changes help him trim 13 pounds from his 5-foot-11 frame, and he earned compliments this ...

    Blog | October 13, 2011
  9. RB J.J. Green's slipperiness caught on film

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- Rarely does the public see video evidence that confirms a team's offseason happy talk. Luckily for Georgia freshman running back J.J. Green, he picked the right day during preseason training camp to make a ridiculous run. ESPN camer...

    Blog | August 16, 2013
  10. Roundtable: Most intriguing game in '13

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia's difficult first month on the schedule is the talk of the Bulldogs' offseason, with games against Clemson, South Carolina and LSU likely to determine the trajectory of the season before Georgia even makes it to October. Tha...

    Blog | June 24, 2013
  11. UGA's offseason focus on first two games

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- Luckily for Mark Richt, he has an opposing coach at an SEC rival to use as the barometer for his Georgia team's strength of schedule. If the amount of bellyaching by South Carolina's Steve Spurrier is any gauge, then the Bulldogs must ...

    Blog | June 11, 2013
  12. Competition theme of defense's offseason

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- This won't be the most crucial offseason of Todd Grantham's relatively brief time at Georgia -- that honor goes to 2010, when he started installing his 3-4 scheme shortly after joining Mark Richt's staff in January -- but it might be t...

    Blog | January 08, 2013
  13. Williams adapts to new TE duties

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia tight end Hugh Williams grew up playing offensive line in a run-heavy triple-option offense where even the receivers caught only a few passes. So what has been the most difficult part of his offseason transition to a positio...

    Blog | August 25, 2012
  14. Roundtable: Position that must improve?

    DawgNation Staff

    On Monday, most of the Georgia signees in the Class of 2012 reported to campus to begin summer school and offseason workouts. Three of the signees enrolled in January and went through spring camp. The freshman class is low on numbers but is packed wi...

    Blog | June 07, 2012
  15. Leonard Floyd expected to arrive in July

    Radi Nabulsi

    On Monday, most of the signing class of 2012 reported to campus to begin summer school and start offseason workouts in the Georgia weight room. Two players have not reported yet: defensive lineman John Atkins and outside linebacker Leonard Floyd. Atk...

    Blog | June 06, 2012
  16. Richt predicts spring position experiments

    David Ching

    ATHENS, Ga. -- Could Georgia receiver Malcolm Mitchell contribute at cornerback in the fall? Will outside linebacker Ray Drew play some defensive end? And could tailback Richard Samuel chip in at fullback? These are typical offseason questions on ...

    Blog | February 23, 2012