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.
“Deandre Baker is a hard person to replace,” (Eric) Stokes said. “He knew his thing. He had his technique. He did not give up a touchdown in two years. That’s really hard to replace.” — The Athletic, 4/15/19