Left out of playoff, Georgia looks to avoid Sugar letdown
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — A year ago, Georgia was getting ready for the College Football Playoff.
Now, it feels like the Bulldogs are preparing for the Letdown Bowl.
Georgia missed out on the four-team playoff field after another bitter loss to Alabama, forcing it to settle for the Sugar Bowl as a consolation prize.
Georgia radio personality hospitalized, injured at practice
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Longtime Georgia sideline reporter and radio commentator Loran Smith was hospitalized after being struck by two players while attending a Bulldogs football practice.
The school says two players ran out of bounds on a special teams play and collided with Smith on Monday.
Smith had hip surgery at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center. He's expected to be released from the hospital by Thursday.