“We thought Stetson really practiced well and he and JT rolled all week,” Smart said on his decision. “We told them, I guess it was Thursday or Friday, we called them in and said, ‘Hey look, you’re both going to play. We think JT is healthy enough to go but we’re going to play you, Stetson.’”
My personal theory is that Kirby wanted to make sure every pundit who trotted out a “Georgia has a quarterback controversy” line last week looked like an idiot. Hey, it worked!