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Run the damn ball, Schotty.

Nick Chubb for offensive coordinator! “I know I wanted to run the ball more ‘cause our passing game just wasn’t in rhythm,” said Chubb, who ran for 146 yards to tie Herschel Walker’s streak of 13 consecutive 100-yard game. “It … Continue reading

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Run the damn ball, a working theory

You may have noticed that Georgia’s play calling has been a wee bit on the conservative side in the early going.  Take, for example, this fairly useless series in the fourth quarter Saturday, as Georgia sat on its 24-6 lead. … Continue reading

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Run the damn ball, Schottenheimer.

If there’s a common thread the runs through Georgia quarterbacks in the Richt era, it’s how many of them had a tendency to get in trouble when they felt the pressure of having to do too much to carry the … Continue reading

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Run the damn ball.

Ed Aschoff discusses what he calls the SEC’s “Year of Finding the Quarterback”: At least five teams — Alabama, Auburn, Georgia, Ole Miss and South Carolina — will be breaking in new quarterbacks, while three others — Florida, LSU and … Continue reading

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Run the damn ball.

I know all the usual caveats about it’s early and the quality of the opposition apply here, but, still, an impressive statistical picture is beginning to emerge about Georgia’s running game.  Consider these facts: Todd Gurley is averaging 9.9 yards … Continue reading

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Run the damned ball, ‘Bama.

This is worth monitoring during the week: Alabama tailback Brian Robinson Jr. has a pulled muscle that makes his status for the Southeastern Conference Championship Game against No. 1 Georgia uncertain. No. 4 Alabama’s coach Nick Saban said Sunday that … Continue reading

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Run the damned ball (explosively), Monken!

This is a long answer from Georgia’s offensive coordinator. On the fall off in explosive plays from the running backs. What can you do to get those long, game-changing plays? How are the RBs doing? “First off, we’ve got an … Continue reading

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Today, in run the damned ball, Bobo

Auburn OC Mike Bobo on the "downhill" running game: "It's a physical attitude. It's not just the running back. It's the offensive line, the tight ends and the wide receivers… You have to be able to run the ball to … Continue reading

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Run the damned ball, Monken?

Came across this chart that ranked D-1 teams by their passing plays percentage last season.  At 46.37%, Georgia finished 67th.  Now, before you say, “hell, with the quarterback play they had in the first eight games, I’da run it, too”, … Continue reading

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Run the damned ball, Monken.

Monken full house power run -⁦@ProfessorSEC⁩ breaking some plays from Coach Monken’s OC dayshttps://t.co/RU8heE8KTq — DawgStats (@Dawg_Stats) September 11, 2020 Funny, but that doesn’t look very Air Raid-ish to me.

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