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UGA offers longtime Auburn football commit

1:41 am Dec. 30, 2014

UGA made a scholarship offer on Monday night to Landon Rice, one of the state’s top juniors, per’s Rusty Mansell.

The 6-foot-5, 245-pounder from Calhoun High School has been committed to Auburn for more than a year. He plays tight end and defensive end.

So is it too late from UGA? After all, Rice grew up a big fan of the Bulldogs.

Watch the video below to see what Rice has

UGA drops to third for Nigerian offensive lineman

11:08 am Dec. 29, 2014

So far, Mike Bobo’s departure as UGA’s offensive coordinator has had little or no immediate impact on players that the Bulldogs are recruiting for this year’s class.

But that may be changing at least indirectly with

UGA coaching change affects top in-state target?

12:06 am Dec. 29, 2014

EJ Price, who is the state’s best offensive lineman for next year not named Ben Cleveland, said the impending departure of UGA offensive line coach Will Friend affects how he feels about the Bulldogs.

Friend is reportedly following Mike Bobo to Colorado State to be the team’s offensive coordinator.

Price talks about Friend in the video below but it’s not really clear how to interpret the comments since Price hasn’t named any

UGA 5-star commit Ben Cleveland on Bobo, 10 pounds of deer jerky

12:01 am Dec. 29, 2014

How does Mike Bobo’s departure from UGA affect the commitment status of 5-star offensive tackle Ben Cleveland?

Cleveland is a 6-foot-7, 322-pound junior from Stephens County High School who is rated as the nation’s No. 3 offensive tackle for 2016. Cleveland committed to UGA during last summer’s Dawg Night prospect camp.

We asked Cleveland about Bobo, along with him bringing 10 pounds of “deer jerky” to this week’s all-star game, which