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    • May 17, 2022 LATEST EPISODE
    • weekly NEW EPISODES
    • 53m AVG DURATION
    • 205 EPISODES

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    Mike Griffith On the Beat 5-16-19

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 67:36

    MIke Griffith talks about Georgia football and why Kirby will be scoring more points in 2022 and why an NFL coach should be held accountable for saying something insulting and naive about UGA football.

    Georgia national champ Buck Belue joins Mike Griffith

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2022 43:00

    Mike Griffith interviews former UGA national champion QB and SEC leading hitter Buck Belue on topics ranging from NIL, to Georgia football's ability to repeat and the role he played in Herschel Walker signing with the Bulldogs.

    Mike Griffith Record Draft

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2022 56:53

    Mike Griffith talks Kirby Smart championship and record-breaking class.

    National Champion OL Jamaree Salyer reflects on the natty | After the Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 6, 2022 69:24

    On the most recent episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell flipped the script on the whole show. He called it "After the Hedges" and for a very good reason. He was joined on the show by national champion OL Jamaree Salyer. It was a great stroll through Salyer's memories of his career at UGA and such a special season. He also shared his intel on the guys that are going to tear it up for the 'Dawgs this fall. "Hedges" also shares an updated view of the constantly-churning top targets list for the 2023 cycle. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday on the DawgNation.com home page.

    Mike Griffith On The Beat

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 5, 2022 56:44

    Talking Georgia football with Mike Griffith

    What we learned on first day of 2022 spring practice for Georgia football | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 16, 2022 30:24

    On this episode of Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley is joined by Mike Griffith to recap a number of Georgia football topics, ranging from the official hiring of Mike White to the first day of spring practice with the Georgia football team. You can catch Connor in Coverage every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. ETon the various DawgNation channels.

    BeforetheHedgesMarch9final

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 10, 2022 64:35

    On the most recent episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell shared the names of a few freshmen (redshirt and early enrollees) Bulldogs that have performed amicably so far in the offseason workouts. He also shared another early enrollee DawgNation Conversation with 5-star DL signee Mykel Williams. Williams is the highest-rated Bulldog signee in the 2022 class. "Hedges" also shares an updated view of the constantly-churning top targets list for the 2023 cycle. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday on the DawgNation.com home page.

    The 14 replacements for Georgia football NFL combine invitees : Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 9, 2022 43:04

    On this week's episode of Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley takes a look at the 2022 NFL Combine and who is going to replace the many talented players that were in Indinanapolis. Riley also discusses the Georgia basketball situation as it appears the Tom Crean era is set to come to an end.

    Speedy freshman WR CJ Smith creates offseason buzz with GPS time | Before The Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 5, 2022 55:55

    On the most recent episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell shared his recent 1-on-1 interviews with 2022 signees C.J. Smith and Julian Humphrey. Smith created some buzz this week with his blazing fast 22.2 mph GPS time during offseason workouts. That showing led the team. Both Smith and Humphrey were one-time anchor commitments of Dan Mullen's 2022 class at Florida. They are now Bulldogs. Smith even owns a pair of Bulldogs. Quite the irony, huh? "Hedges" also shares an updated view of the constantly-churning top targets list for the 2023 cycle. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday on the DawgNation.com home page.

    What, and who, Georgia football is looking for in next offensive line coach | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 23, 2022 41:15

    On this week's episode of Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley takes a look at the departure of Matt Luke and how Georgia might go about filling said opening. Riley also lists possible candidates for the job and answers questions from the audience. Connor in Coverage airs every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. ET.

    Georgia offensive line coach Matt Luke steps down | DawgNation

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 22, 2022 33:00

    Georgia football coach Matt Luke resigned from his post as Georgia offensive line coach. DawgNation reporter Connor Riley discusses the news and what comes next for Georgia.

    5-star signee Marvin Jones Jr. and 5-star junior RB Rueben Owens II | Before the Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 17, 2022 49:13

    On the most recent episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell shared his recent 1-on-1 interviews with 5-star 2022 signee Marvin Jones Jr. and 5-star junior RB target Rueben Owens II out of Texas. Jones shared what it means to be a 'Dawg and what it will be like to team up with 5-star DL Mykel Williams in Athens. Owens went through his top five schools and recapped the "Family" feel on his late January UGA visit. He's a huge priority for the 2023 class. "Hedges" also shares an updated view of the constantly-churning top targets list at WR for the 2023 cycle. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday on the DawgNation.com home page.

    Matthew Stafford caps 'Year of the Dawg'

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 15, 2022 74:12

    Mike Griffith discusses the Year of the Dawg after Matthew Stafford leads Rams to Super Bowl, looks ahead to UGA spring football.

    Determining what would be a successful 2022 season for Kirby Smart, Georgia football | Cover 4 Live

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 11, 2022 71:59

    On this week's Cover 4 Live, the DawgNation team takes a first look at the 2022 season and what it all means for Georgia going forward. The group also looks at the latest news at Auburn and what it means while also previewing spring practice.

    What Georgia Football Is Looking For In New Defensive Backs Coach | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 9, 2022 45:46

    On this week's Connor in Coverage, Riley takes a look at the departure of defensive backs coach Jahmile Addae and what Georgia will do going forward with his replacement. Then Riley looks at some of the returning production numbers and what it says about Georgia's 2022 team. Connor in Coverage airs at 6:30 p.m. ET.

    On The Beat 2- 7-22

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 8, 2022 58:30

    Mike Griffith talks about Georgia football changes and is joined by Connor Riley

    The one thing each of Georgia's National Day signees have in common | Before the Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 4, 2022 55:01

    On the most recent episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell recapped the five new UGA signees that came down the track on National Signing Day. How did the Bulldogs land All-American DT Christen Miller? DawgNation's exclusive 1-on-1 interview with Miller prior to NSD details that story. Sentell also tried to go through the entire 29-member signing class in less than five minutes. It is a quick up-to-speed on all the new 2022 Bulldogs. "Hedges" also shares an audit of how the "top targets" list accurately tracked the 2022 class. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday on the DawgNation.com home page.

    What you need to know about Georgia football recruiting ahead of 2022 National Signing Day

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 2, 2022 47:14

    On this week's episode of Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley previews the upcoming National Signing Day and previews what Georgia's top targets will do. Riley also discusses the recent offensive hires mean for Kirby Smart and how Caleb Williams' decision impacts college football. Connor in Coverage airs every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. ET on the DawgNation social channels.

    MikeGriffith, On The Beat, 1-31 - 22

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 1, 2022 71:58

    MIke Griffith talks Georgia football and UGA players at Senior Bowl

    What hiring of Bryan McClendon means for Georgia wide receiver position | Cover 4 Live

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 31, 2022 31:14

    On this week's Cover 4 Live, the DawgNation team of Connor Riley, Brandon Adams, Jeff Sentell and Mike Griffith react to the news of Georgia hiring Bryan McClendon as the program's wide receiver coach.

    Recent Christen Miller interview frames up his big college decision | Before the Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 28, 2022 54:12

    On the most recent episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell shared his 1-on-1 interview with All-American DT Christen Miller. Will it be Georgia? Ohio State? A big shock like Florida A&M or Miami? What is he looking for? He answered all those questions leading up to his National Signing Day decision. Sentell also broke down the final rankings for the core members of Georgia's #Bo22Moves signing class. "Hedges" updates the remaining targets for 2022, advances a big name to know for the 2023 cycle and a few other things that those in the know need to know. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday on the DawgNation.com home page.

    Georgia football way-too-early 2022 offensive depth chart predictions | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 26, 2022 47:37

    On this week's Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley takes a look at the 2022 depth chart for the offensive side of the ball, as well what the Jermaine Burton transfer means for the team. Connor in Coverage airs every Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m. ET on the DawgNation homepage and social channels.

    How the 2022 class was built to offset vast turnover from the 2021 team | Before the Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 25, 2022 50:54

    On the most recent episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell broke down why the 2022 Georgia signing class was built to offset the many expected player departures from the 2021 roster. DBs? Check. Elite 5-star DBs? Big check? Playmaking high-IQ LBs? Check and doublecheck. 5-star pass rushers? Check. This class, absent of a 5-star WR, looks like the most complete class of the Kirby Smart era in Athens. Especially on the defensive side. "Hedges" also updates the remaining three targets for the 2022 class, really sets the table of the 2023 cycle and a few other things that those in the know might need to know. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday on the DawgNation.com home page, too.

    DawgNation discusses what's next after a busy week of transfer news | Cover 4

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 21, 2022 69:41

    On this week's episode of Cover 4 Live, the DawgNation team of Connor Riley, Brandon Adams, Jeff Sentell and Mike Griffith examine the moves made by Stetson Bennett, Jermaine Burton and JT Daniels. Cover 4 Live airs on Thursday nights at 7:30 p.m. ET.

    Georgia football transfer departures show strength of 2022 roster | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 19, 2022 40:36

    On this episode of Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley takes a look at the transfer portal and what it means for Georgia. Riley then takes a look at Stetson Bennett's impending decision and what comes next for the Georgia quarterback room. Connor in Coverage airs on Tuesday nights on the various DawgNation channels.

    What comes next for Georgia football as it moves on into 2022 season | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 14, 2022 49:34

    On this week's Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley recaps the 2022 National Championship game for the Bulldogs while also looking ahead to a busy month of January for the Bulldogs. Connor in Coverage airs on Tuesday nights at 8 p.m. on the various DawgNation channels.

    Reporter Mike Griffith Previews CFP Championship

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2022 97:38

    Mike Griffith covers Georgia football and the SEC and shares his take on the CFP Championship Game and the immediate future of Georgia football

    4 bold predictions for Georgia football in the 2022 National Championship Game -- Cover 4 Live

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 7, 2022 60:26

    On this episode of Cover 4 Live, the DawgNation team of Jeff Sentell, Connor Riley, Brandon Adams and Mike Griffith make a bold prediction for Georgia in the 2022 National Championship Game. The group than dive deep into the national championship and what a win would mean for certain players and the legacies of Kirby Smart and Nick Saban. Cover 4 Live airs on Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. on the DawgNation team.

    The 5 Players Georgia Football Needs To Be Stars -- Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 7, 2022 47:55

    On this episode of Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley takes a look at the five players for Georgia that need to standout in the 2022 National Championship Game. Riley then takes a look at the recent comments by Stetson Bennett and what the game against Alabama would mean for his legacy. Then Riley begins answering questions from listeners about the game.

    Mike Griffith recaps Orange, previews CFP

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 4, 2022 54:34

    Mike Griffith recaps Orange Bowl win for Georgia, previews Georgia-Alabama

    Breaking down Todd Monken's comments on Georgia's QB room | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2021 48:04

    On this week's Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley shares what Todd Monken had to say about the quarterback position. He also discusses Stetson Bennett and JT Daniels, along with what comes next. Riley ends the show by taking listener questions and sharing the latest on George Pickens. Connor in Coverage airs every Tuesday night at 8 p.m. on DawgNation's social feeds.

    On the Beat with Mike Griffith

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2021 54:26

    Mike Griffith talks about the upcoming Georgia-Michigan football game in the Orange Bowl CFP Semifinal.

    Georgia Football-Alabama Battles To Determine Successful Early Signing Period | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 15, 2021 47:12

    DawgNation's Connor Riley previews the Early Signing Period, as well as takes a look at at Georgia's two commitments from Tuesday. Connor in Coverage airs every Tuesday night at 8 p.m. on the DawgNation social channels.

    Mike Griffith OTB12 - 13 - 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 15, 2021 73:13

    Mike Griffith discusses Georgia football, Quarterback JT Daniels, Michigan challenge

    What is and isn't fixable for Georgia football | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2021 50:55

    On this week's episode of Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley takes a look back at the Alabama game and what went wrong for Georgia. He also previews the game against Michigan, as Georgia made the College Football Playoff. Connor in Coverage airs every Tuesday night at 8 p.m.

    What You Need To Know About Georgia - Alabama

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 3, 2021 61:06

    Mike Griffith and Alabama beat writer Michael Casagrande discuss the SEC Championship Game news and matchups

    The current INTEL on All-American DT target Christen Miller | Before the Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2021 49:23

    On the most recent episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell welcomed All-American DT Christen Miller for a live Q&A with DawgNation. Miller needs his own podcast. His own show. Everything. He's that witty and entertaining. His patented Tray Scott impersonation has gotten even better over the last few months since his previous visit on "Hedges" with DawgNation. Miller shared his next few moves on the recruiting trail and why he feels led to make his commitment at the All-American Bowl out in Texas, but not sign during the early period. "Hedges" also updates the top targets for the 2022 class and a few other things that those in the know might need to know. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday on the DawgNation.com home page, too.

    How the latest college football coaching moves impact Georgia Football | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2021 48:30

    On this week's episode of Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor in Coverage takes a look at the coaching carousel and how it impacts the Georgia football program. Riley then does a deep dive on talented Alabama pass rusher Will Anderson and takes a look at X-Factors for the SEC Championship game. The show ends with some listening questions. Connor in Coverage airs every Tuesday night at 7:30 p.m.

    What new-look top 4 means for UGA | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2021 48:29

    On this week's Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley breaks down the latest top 4 and what it means for Georgia going forward as it finishes out the regular season against Georgia Tech this week. Riley also shares the latest on George Pickens and the development of Brock Bowers. Connor in Coverage airs every Tuesday night at 8 p.m. on DawgNation.com.

    All-American Big Bear Alexander breaks down why UGA is home | Before the Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2021 66:16

    On the most recent episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell welcomed Big Bear Alexander for a live Q&A with DawgNation. "We're going to be good for a very very long time," Alexander said. Sentell moderated a live chat from the audience. They had their questions. We also asked Alexander what if he had heard that leaked Kirby Smart audio that had everyone buzzing this week. Big Bear also shared his top remaining targets for the 2022 class and also what was the moment when he knew he was going to recommit to play Between the Hedges in Athens. "Hedges" also updates the top targets for the 2022 class and a few other things that those in the know might need to know. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday on the DawgNation.com home page, too.

    OnTheBeat.p4

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2021 57:40

    Mike Griffith & Chip Towers preview Georgia-Georgia Tech

    Saturday should be emotional day for special group of UGA players | Cover 4 Live

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 19, 2021 73:02

    On this week's Cover 4 Live, the DawgNation team of Brandon Adams, Connor Riley, Mike Griffith and Jeff Sentell preview senior day for the Georgia Bulldogs. They also take a look at some of the younger players who figure to play, along with the latest coaching carousel and College Football Playoff updates.

    Georgia football very comfortable as No. 1 team in college football | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 45:05

    On this week's episode of Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley discusses the latest College Football Playoff rankings and what it means for Georgia going forward. Riley then takes a look at the development of Brock Vandagriff and how he has gotten better this season. Riley then ends the show answering listener questions. Connor in Coverage airs every Tuesday at 8 p.m. on DawgNation.com

    Mike Grifith On The Beat

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2021 60:27

    Mike Griffith talks about No. 1 Georgia football

    Georgia football continues to make life miserable for Florida on recruiting front | Cover 4 Live

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 12, 2021 74:42

    On this week's Cover 4 Live, the DawgNation team takes a look at the state of the Georgia-Florida rivalry with the continued recruiting success for the Bulldogs. Then the team discusses the injury status of Arian Smith, what to expect against Tennessee and what the College Football Playoff should look like.

    All-American UGA commit Jalon Walker shares his top targets for 2022 | Before the Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2021 65:46

    On this week's episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell welcomed Jalon Walker for a live Q&A with DawgNation. Sentell had his questions. But he also moderated a live chat from the audience. They had their questions. It was another impressive moment for Walker to say the least. He's future team captain material in Athens and we won't throw that label around lightly. Walker also shared his top remaining targets for the 2022 class and also shared a thought about the one recruit that got away from the #BO22MOVES class in Athens. "Hedges" also updates the top targets for the 2022 class and a few other things that those in the know might need to know. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday on the DawgNation.com home page, too.

    Why Georgia-Tennessee may not be as close as some think | Connor in Coverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2021 45:00

    On this week's Connor in Coverage, DawgNation's Connor Riley previews the upcoming game against Tennessee. He also does a deep dive on the status of George Pickens and Dominick Blaylock as well as taking listener questions. Connor in Coverage airs every Tuesday night at 8 p.m. on the DawgNation social channels.

    MIke Griffith On The Beat

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2021 63:55

    Mike Griffith & Jimmy Hyams discuss the upcoming Georgia-Tennessee game, the quarterbacks and the keys

    3 things to watch for in Georgia football-Missouri game | Cover 4 Live

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 5, 2021 78:40

    On this week's Cover 4 live, the show begins with a discussion regarding the news that Georgia linebacker Adam Anderson is being investigated on rape allegations. The DawgNation team of Brandon Adams, Jeff Sentell, Mike Griffith and Connor Riley examine the impact of the news and what it means for both Anderson and the team.

    DawgNation chats with a pair of key commits for the nation's No. 1 class | Before the Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 0:52

    On this week's episode of Before the Hedges, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell shared exclusive interviews with Big Bear Alexander and longtime RB commitment Branson Robinson What is up with the recent injury with Robinson? What does he think about Kamari Wilson and his chances of joining the 2022 class? "Hedges" also updates the top targets for the 2022 class and a few other things that those in the know might need to know. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday night at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday night on the DawgNation.com home page, too.

    DawgNation chats with longtime DSGB commit Darris Smith | Before the Hedges

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 26:36

    On this special Before the Hedges podcast, DawgNation recruiting insider Jeff Sentell chats with longtime Down South Georgia Boy commitment Darris Smith of the 2022 class. Smith is a longtime commitment. His story is quite unique given that he considers himself a "fan" of the Bulldogs and also one of the nation's top pass rushers and overall athletes. He even dyed his hair red this fall to match the helmet he will be wearing in Athens. You can catch "Before the Hedges" live every Wednesday night at 8 PM on the DawgNation Facebook and YouTube pages. "Hedges" also now streams live every Wednesday night on the DawgNation.com home page, too.

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