This is a good thing, right?

According to Phil Steele, Georgia returns a higher percentage of tackles than any other major program in the country.  In the context of finishing fifth in total defense last year, I’d call that grounds for optimism.

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7 responses to “This is a good thing, right?

  1. DawgPhan

    how many of those tackles are going to be sitting because of off field issues?

    Also something about Murray/Bobo turning the ball over…

    • Ginny

      exactly. “returning” is a relative term in our case. returning after a four-game suspension? sure.

  2. Hobnail_Boot

    Misleading stat. The most important tackle of UGA’s 2011 season was made by a departing player (Drew Butler).

  3. dawgdisgusted

    so this is actually optimism??? considering our depth on the OL is not good. I don’t but in on this one bit.

  4. dawgdisgusted

    *buy. nope nada sorry

  5. shane#1

    The team has a very good D line returning. Just as a good O line makes the skill players on O look better the D line makes or breaks their skill guys. Even with Ogletree suspended the front seven should be one of the best in the SEC. I am now the Anti-Munson, at least until my paranoid nature takes over.

  6. Puffdawg

    I like Abry Jones to really bust out this season. Most of the attention will focus on the NGs, Washington/Drew, and the LBs. He’ll have a big senior year.