With signing day complete, we can now begin to look forward to finally seeing some of these players on the field this fall. Two of our new freshmen have a good chance at having an immediate impact and could be starting by the end of the season.
The first is corner back Branden Smith. With Asher Allen gone, there is an open position at corner and Smith would fit right in. Not only will he fit well at corner, but I expect Smith to see plenty of playing time returning kicks this year. Coach Richt has even hinted at putting him on offense.
The second is surprise Georgia commit Marlon Brown. The 6'5'' receiver should line up nicely opposite 6'4'' AJ Green. They will be quite a tandem for Joe Cox to throw at this fall. And for those of you who don't know much about Brown, here are some of his highlights:
The 2009 season is under 7 months away and it cannot get here soon enough.