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Published: Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:16:00 EST

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Richt dealing with pressure after first losing season

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 00:54:00 EST

He's pitched Ford pickup trucks, rolled out the Carpets of Dalton endorsement and showed up on the cover of a Wheaties box.


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Defense getting comfortable with 3-4

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:13:00 EST

The first go-round for Georgia's 3-4 defense brought its share of growing pains in 2010.


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Tight end breakdown: Aron White

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 00:41:00 EST

First year at Georgia: 2007



Mighty big shoes to fill for Crowell

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:26:00 EST

Long before Marshall Faulk was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame or Herschel Walker stepped into the cage for a mixed martial arts fight, they were in Isaiah Crowell's shoes.






Special teams breakdown: Blair Walsh

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 00:49:00 EST

First year at Georgia: 2008



Running backs breakdown: Richard Samuel

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 00:51:00 EST

First year at Georgia: 2008















State of the game: Strong yet sullied

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:38:00 EST

This is the state of college football in 2011:






Projected final top 25

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 00:29:00 EST

1 ALABAMA: The Crimson Tide enters the year with uncertainty at quarterback, but they won't have to score too much because of a fearsome collection of defensive talent led by an unbelievable linebacking corps. They'll drop Oklahoma for a second title in three years.



Heisman frontrunners

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:36:00 EST

The one rule to remember with Heisman Trophy voters is that they love quarterbacks who put up big numbers. Particularly when those quarterbacks put up big numbers for BCS title contenders. Seven times in the last 11 years, the Heisman Trophy winner was a quarterback whose team played in the BCS Championship Game.



UGA football schedule

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 00:47:00 EST

BOISE STATE



Offense: 2010 flashback

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:33:00 EST

STRENGTHS



Offense: Five things to watch

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:27:00 EST

Who takes over for Green and Durham at receiver? Tavarres King and Orson Charles provide a nice 1-2 punch in the passing game. Watch for Marlon Brown, who enjoyed a productive camp, and speedy freshman Malcolm Mitchell.



Defense: 2010 Flashback

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:25:00 EST

STRENGTHS



Defensive outlook by position

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:23:00 EST

DEFENSIVE LINE



Offensive outlook by position

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:31:00 EST

RUNNING BACKS



Defense: Five things to watch

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:15:00 EST

Who provides the pass rush? With Justin Houston out of the picture, Georgia loses its one proven pass rusher. Cornelius Washington is taking over at Houston’s outside linebacker position and hopes to post a similar sack total. Freshman Ray Drew may also help.



Three Dream Teamers who may help

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 01:16:00 EST

Ray Drew: The young reverend was one of Georgia’s top signees and top recruiters who helped assemble the “Dream Team” class. Drew is a natural pass rusher who could help fill the outside linebacker void left when Justin Houston left early for the NFL.