Georgia will hit the practice field one last time on Saturday afternoon and give the world a glimpse of what the defending national champions will look like in 2022. Coach Kirby Smart just led the program to its first national title since 1980, but sustaining success is a much different and more difficult challenge.
The Bulldogs lost a small village of superstars to the NFL Draft, including defensive lineman Jordan Davis, linebacker Nakobe Dean, and running backs Zamir White and James Cook. That will test Smart’s strategy of stacking five-star players on five-star players through recruiting and the transfer portal. Can Georgia be a “plug-and-play” program that Alabama, Clemson and Ohio State have become? That’s the biggest question heading into the meat of the offseason.
Let’s break down the biggest storylines and how to watch the annual G-Day Game.
How to watch 2022 Georgia spring game live
Date: Saturday, April 16 | Time: 1 p.m. ET
Location: Sanford Stadium — Athens, Georgia
TV: ESPN2 | Live stream: fuboTV (try for free)
2022 Georgia spring game: Need to know
1. Quarterbacks behind Bennett: Fair or not, a lot of eyes will be on returning starting quarterback Stetson Bennett IV on Saturday. The former walk-on took over for JT Daniels in the middle of last season and led the Dawgs to the title, but could that have been a flash in the pan? He struggled for three quarters of the national championship before a fourth quarter for the ages that included two touchdown passes. Carson Beck and Brock…