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.
“Georgia Tech is an easy win. I mean, it has been an easy win. That’s pretty much why they fired their coach if it wasn’t. That’s like a field day for the University of Georgia. That’s not really a rivalry because we beat them all the time …” — D’Andre Walker, AJ-C, 2/23/19