Satellite Camps Plan for UGA – “We don’t know yet”

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Satellite Camps Plan for UGA – “We don’t know yet”

Kirby Smart as a head coach in Sanford Stadium
Photo: Greg Poole/Bulldawg Illustrated

 
 
Kirby Smart was in Macon as part of his UGA Day speaking tour, yesterday. Just before the event he answered a few questions from the assembled media. Of course, Georgia’s approach to the newly re-authorized (by NCAA) satellite camps was a hot topic.
 
 
Fans will remember that Kirby’s answer to a question about camps during another appearance in Macon back in February provided material for Michigan’s coach Jim Harbaugh to flame Coach Smart on Twitter.
 

Coach Harbaugh on Twitter

If the Georgia coach is implying any intent on our part to break rules, he is barking up the wrong tree.


 
 
Harbaugh’s remarks were in response to this comment by Kirby Smart:
 

Kirby Smarts Comments on Michigan’s Spring Break Practice in Florida

Uploaded by Bulldawg Illustrated on 2016-02-23.


 
 
Now that SEC has allowed its rule that prohibited satellite camps by member institutions to expire (effective in late May), Kirby is in the process of figuring out how best to utilize his coaching staff to maximize the program’s exposure at satellite camps while continuing to provide evaluation opportunities on campus. Smart remarks follow:
 
 

Kirby Smart Addresses Satellite Camps – Macon UGA Day 2016

Uploaded by Bulldawg Illustrated on 2016-05-05.


 
 
 
 
 
 

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Greg is closing in on 10 years writing about and photographing UGA sports. While often wrong and/or out of focus, it has been a long, strange trip full of fun and new friends.