It’s the opening game of the 2017 SEC season for Georgia and the No. 11 Bulldogs host the SEC West's Mississippi Bulldogs in a clash of Top 25 teams. Here are the particulars and pregame analysis. Kickoff: 7:00 p.m. EDT Where: Sanford Stadium, Athens, Georgia TV: ESPN (Play-by-play: Joe Tessitore;...

By Kevin Keneely: As the 2017 NFL season is just over a week away, former Georgia Bulldog Matthew Stafford has stolen the show by signing the largest contract extension in NFL history, a five-year extension worth $135 million with a $50 million signing bonus and $92 million guaranteed. All three...

By Joe Vitale: Lorenzo Carter entered Georgia as a highly coveted, five-star linebacker out of Norcross, Ga. After a heated recruiting battle, he committed to the Dawgs on National Signing Day in 2014. The No. 1 rated player in the state, Carter has shown flashes of brilliance during his UGA...

By Joe Vitale: This week, Forbes magazine released a list of the top 25 colleges that excel in both academics and in sports. The University of Georgia placed No. 17 on the list. Stanford, UCLA and Southern Cal led the list. Florida was the highest SEC-rated school at No. 12...

By Joe Vitale: The annual Georgia summer tradition of Fan Day is on campus today. Earlier today, Georgia head coach Kirby Smart met with the press and discussed the 2017 outlook for the Dawgs. Smart said he's not looking to redshirt freshman quarterback Jake Fromm. "As of today, he's one...

By Joe Vitale: The 2017 preseason USA Today coaches poll is out and Georgia fans should be pleased with the Dawgs high, yet out of the spotlight ranking. Georgia came in at No. 15 in the preseason poll, which was released on Thursday afternoon. Checking in at number 16 - one...

By Joe Vitale: Ranking football players is an imperfect science, but the folks at SI's MMQB gave it a shot. And what they came up with included 3% of the list populated by former Georgia Bulldogs. Twelve Dawgs (including Isaiah Crowell who transferred) made the list, with wide receiver A....

Joe Vitale: Last week, Bleacher Report put together a list of current college football players whom they believe have the potential to be the No. 1 overall pick in future NFL Drafts. Georgia sophomore quarterback Jacob Eason was featured prominently on the list. Here's BRs analysis: Georgia's quarterback competition in 2016...

By Karsen Hicks: According to our Twitter followers, who voted  on a poll that received nearly 5,000 votes, Georgia’s biggest rivalry game of the season is a matchup against another SEC East team – the University of Florida. https://twitter.com/UGAfootballLive/status/889220249236668416 Historically the Bulldogs are 50-43-2 against the Gators, but have lately...

By Joe vitale: The University of Georgia announced four alums will be inducted into the university's Circle of Honor. All-American Safety Thomas Davis, softball All-American Nicole Barber, national diving champion Chris Colwill and track and field All-American shot putter Reese Hoffa have been selected for the prestigious honor. Thomas Davis came...

By Joe Vitale: Georgia sophomore Jacob Eason was one of 30 quarterbacks included on the 2017 Davey O'Brien Award watch list, presented annually to the nation's top college quarterback. Three finalists will be named on November 20 and the winner will be announced on December 7 at the Home Depot College Football Awards. The Lake...

By Karsen Hicks: The University of Georgia’s Sanford Stadium will open its gates to the public on August 21 – but it won’t be for a football game. Before Kirby Smart and the UGA football team kickoff the 2017 season with their first home game against Appalachian State on September...

By Joe Vitale: During a donor event in Atlanta, Georgia head coach Kirby Smart announced the dates of the Dawgs' preseason. Smart stated the team will report to Athens on Sunday, July 30 and the first day of practice will be the next day. Team meetings, conditioning and practice will...

By Joe Vitale: Georgia senior outside linebackers Davin Bellamy and Lorenzo Carter were included on the 2017 Butkus Award watchlist. The award, named after the Illinois and Chicago Bear great, is given annually to college football's top linebacker. Last season,  Bellamy recorded 51 total tackles, 5 sacks and 9.5 tackles for...

By Joe Vitale: During SEC Media Days, Georgia Head Coach Kirby was asked about the slow start to the 2018 recruiting class. The Bulldogs currently have 8 commitments, placing UGA at No. 52 in the nation and No. 11 in the conference in the recruiting race. However, Coach Smart doesn't...

By Joe Vitale: On Friday, at the conclusion of SEC Media Days, the SEC released the medias' choices for the conference's All-SEC teams. Georgia placed four athletes on the first-team selections - running back Nick Chubb,  tight end Isaac Nauta, defensive tackle Trent Thompson and linebacker Roquan Smith. Second-team Dawg selections were safety Dominick Sanders from...