Georgia Rumors & News

  • Georgia lands commitment from nation's No. 10 recruit DeAngelo Gibbs

    Alabama "Four-star athlete DeAngelo Gibbs announced his commitment to Georgia on Sunday. The announcement came on ESPN at the Under Armour All-American Game in Orlando. His final three schools were listed on ESPN as Georgia, Alabama and Auburn, but this was mostly a Georgia-Alabama battle. The..." January 02

  • 4-star recruit Tray Bishop heads to Georgia

    Dawg Nation "Georgia already got one recruit to start off 2017. And now it’s adding a second one on the first day of the year. Four-star athlete Tray Bishop has committed to Georgia. Bishop was a one-time Auburn commit before he backed off his pledge." January 02

  • Chubb, Georgia run down TCU

    The Sports Xchange "MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- When it comes to running the football, there's a fine line between being stubborn and committed. The key is to not give up and that, according to Georgia head coach Kirby Smart, is why the Bulldogs were able to ease past TCU 31-23 in Friday's Liberty Bowl. "Sometimes,..." December 30

  • Former UGA, Alabama lineman pleads guilty to misdemeanor assault, battery

    Athens Banner-Herald "The domestic violence case against former Georgia and Alabama football player Jonathan Taylor was resolved earlier this month, as the defensive lineman plead guilty to misdemeanor counts of simple assault, battery and simple battery, according to documents in Athens-Clarke County Superior..." December 28

  • Shane Beamer fined $25K by Georgia for role in game-intel scandal

    ESPN "Georgia assistant coach Shane Beamer was fined $25,000 and reprimanded by the school Thursday after he admitted to accepting plays from former Wake Forest radio broadcaster Tommy Elrod while with Virginia Tech in 2014. Beamer spent five seasons working at Virginia Tech for his father, Frank,..." December 22

  • OT Isaiah Wilson, No. 2 overall recruit, chooses Georgia

    Detroit News "Five-star offensive tackle Isaiah Wilson, who had Michigan as a finalist, has chosen Georgia. The 6-foot-7, 350-pound Wilson, from Brooklyn Poly Prep, made the announcement Friday during a Facebook live stream of what was called “Poly’s Holiday Chapel” which appeared to be a holiday variety..." December 16

  • 4-star recruits Malik Herring, Jeremiah Holloman commit to UGA for 2017

    Sic Em Dawgs "Georgia picked up two big commitments for the 2017 class today, and both of them are four-star recruits. Malik Herring (6-3.5, 265), a defensive end from Forsyth, Georgia (Mary Persons), and Jeremiah Holloman (6-2, 195), a wide receiver from Covington, Georgia (Newton), both committed to Kirby..." December 01

  • Georgia Tech rallied to shock rival Georgia

    The Sports Xchange "ATHENS, Ga. -- Two fourth-quarter touchdowns proved to be the difference for Georgia Tech, which rallied to stun Georgia on Saturday at Sanford Stadium, 28-27. Talk about a dramatic conclusion. Down by 13, the Yellow Jackets (8-4) cut the margin to six on a 4-yard run by Dedrick Mills..." November 26

  • Defense shines as Georgia jolts No. 9 Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia coach Kirby Smart didn't deny it. Sure, he wishes his Bulldogs could have given a better account of themselves in their previous nine games. But although Georgia hasn't quite lived up to expectations, Saturday's 13-7 victory over No. 9 Auburn gave him reason to..." November 12

  • Auburn quarterback Sean White to start against Georgia

    Alabama "Auburn's starting quarterback will be back in this week's game with rival Georgia. Sean White, who missed the first half of last week's 23-16 win over Vanderbilt due to a shoulder injury but came in to go 10 of 13 for 106 yards with a touchdown in the second half, will open this week's..." November 08

  • No. 14 Gators slide past Georgia

    The Sports Xchange "JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- For anyone doubting that the 14th-Florida Gators are good enough to win the SEC, quarterback Luke Del Rio had this say after Saturday's 24-10 win over Georgia. "One hundred percent. I believe it with every bone in my body," Del Rio said. "We are getting better each..." October 29

  • Two Georgia linebackers investigated for alleged marijuana use

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Two Georgia linebackers are being investigated by police after they were called to a dorm room that smelled of marijuana, the Atlanta Journal Constitution reported. Sophomores Natrez Patrick and Roquan Smith were not arrested in the incident because the search of the dorm room didn't yield..." October 18

  • Vanderbilt spoils Georgia's homecoming

    The Sports Xchange "Outgained 421-171 by Georgia, Vanderbilt managed to spoil the Bulldogs' homecoming with a 17-16 victory thanks to a remarkable day by inside linebacker Zach Cunningham. The All-American candidate stopped wide receiver Isaiah McKenzie, who took a handoff out of the backfield, short of a first..." October 15

  • Georgia uses ground game to subdue South Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "Terry Godwin raced 43 yards with an onside kick to help Georgia seal a 28-14 road win over South Carolina in SEC play on Sunday afternoon at Columbia, S.C. The Gamecocks attempted the onside kick after Rico Dowdle ran 1 yard for a touchdown with 1:40 left in the game to trim Georgia's lead..." October 09

  • South Carolina-Georgia moved to Sunday

    SEC Country "South Carolina’s game against Georgia still will be played in Williams-Brice Stadium, but it won’t be played Saturday night. The Gamecocks and Bulldogs will play on Sunday, coach Will Muschamp said on his Thursday radio show. The game time has not been set yet with hopes it will be determined..." October 07

  • Tennessee's last-gasp TD pass sinks Georgia

    The Sports Xchange "ATHENS, Ga. -- On the 15th anniversary of Georgia's famed "Hobnail Boot" win at Tennessee, so affectionately called by late Bulldog broadcaster Larry Munson, the 11-ranked Volunteers flipped the script with Saturday's amazing 34-31 victory. Talk about a turnaround. With just four..." October 01

  • No. 23 Ole Miss decimates 12th-ranked Georgia

    The Sports Xchange "OXFORD, Miss. -- Redemption was a word tossed around rather freely during practice last week for 23rd-ranked Mississippi. After suffering heartbreaking losses to the likes of Florida State and Alabama, Saturday's game against No. 12 Georgia was an opportunity the Rebels knew they couldn't..." September 24

  • No. 16 Georgia rallies late to beat Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Sometimes, good fortune is every bit as important as good talent. Take, for example, No. 16 Georgia, which rallied to beat North Carolina in its opener and then held on for dear life against Nicholls on Sept. 10. On Saturday night at Missouri's Faurot Field, it appeared that..." September 18

  • Pennsylvania 4-star Mark Webb Jr. becomes Georgia’s highest-rated commitment at WR

    Dawg Nation "The package for Georgia’s recruiting class this year has finally been delivered. It came all the way from Pennsylvania. Mark Webb, a four-star receiver from Archbishop Wood about 25 miles outside of Philadephia, committed to Georgia Friday night on ESPNU prior to a nationally-televised clash..." September 17

  • Freshman Jacob Eason will make first start for UGA Saturday

    Athens Banner-Herald "It will come in the Bulldogs’ home opener in only the second game of the season. Georgia made it official on Friday morning after the Athens Banner-Herald reported the news on Thursday night. The switch from fifth-year senior Greyson Lambert to Eason was expected to happen sometime this season..." September 09

  • No. 18 Georgia rallies to defeat No. 22 North Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Nick Chubb showed he was fully recovered from his knee injury, but the No. 18 Georgia Bulldogs also needed a spark from freshman quarterback Jacob Eason to give former Alabama assistant Kirby Smart a victory in his first game as the Bulldogs' head coach on Saturday. Chubb, who set..." September 03

  • Bulldogs choose Greyson Lambert to start vs. UNC

    Dawg Nation "Georgia’s Greyson Lambert is going to start at quarterback for the Bulldogs on Saturday when they open the season against North Carolina, people with knowledge of the situation confirmed to DawgNation on Thursday. UGA confirmed the news late Thursday morning. The quarterbacks were informed of..." September 01

  • Georgia lands commitment from four-star RB D'Andre Swift

    Macon Telegraph "Georgia received a commitment from a recruit who lives up to his name. St. Joseph's (Philadelphia) running back D'Andre Swift announced that he will attend college at Georgia. Swift is the second running back to commit in Georgia's class of 2017, joining Langham Creek's (Houston) Toneil..." September 01

  • Kirby Smart: Nick Chubb 'won't be on a pitch count' in opener "Nick Chubb is back. And after a summer of caution from new Georgia coach Kirby Smart in assessing his star running back's readiness to return from the knee injury that ended his 2015 season, even Smart acknowledged Monday that the junior's recovery is complete enough for unbridled participation..." August 29