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Mark Richt: “Be careful what we ask for”

  • 5:14 pm Monday, March 10th, 2014 by Michael Carvell

An NCAA committee will discuss an early signing period for football this summer.

When we’ve polled SEC and ACC coaches over the last few years about one rule change they’d most like to see to improve recruiting, one of the most popular answers has been an early signing period. Almost all coaches are in favor of some form of it.

However, don’t count on Mark Richt for automatically voting “yes” in favor it.

Here’s what UGA’s coach had to say about an early signing period in a recent interview with the AJC:

“I always say ‘Be careful what we ask for’ because I [More]

Q&A with Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly

  • 12:00 pm Monday, March 10th, 2014 by Michael Carvell

Notre Dame hasn’t signed a lot of players out of Georgia in recent years. But when it does, it’s usually a good one.

Former Monroe Area High School standout Stephon Tuitt is the best prospect at defensive end not named Clowney for this year’s NFL draft, according to one analyst. Former Gainesville High School wide receiver TJ Jones was voted as Notre Dame’s MVP this past season.

This spring, there’s only one Georgia player on Notre Dame’s roster, defensive end Isaac Rochell of ELCA. The Fighting Irish have signed eight players from Georgia in their last 10 classes, but four since the [More]