An early projection of Georgia football’s 2023 offensive depth chart

With the switch portal window closed and the deadline handed for 2023 NFL Draft entrants, we’ve a fairly good concept of ​​what Georgia’s roster will appear to be for the 2023 season.

Gone shall be previous stars corresponding to Stetson Bennett, Kenny McIntosh and Darnell Washington. While Georgia does deliver again a quantity of key contributors from final season’s championship-winning staff, holes should be crammed.

Georgia constantly indicators high lessons and that is no exception with the 2023 signing class. Monroe Freeling, Tyler Williams and Lawson Luckie are just a few of the gamers who will look to push for early enjoying time at Georgia, very like how Brock Bowers and Marcus Rosemy-Jacksaint have up to now.

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The Bulldogs additionally went into the switch portal and added large receivers Dominic Lovett and RaRa Thomas. Those two gamers led their respective groups in receiving final season — Missouri and Mississippi State — and are not coming to Georgia to experience the bench.

Below is our first stab at projecting what Georgia’s depth chart will appear to be when spring observe rolls round. Many spots will change between now and when Georgia subsequent takes the sphere. For Georgia followers, that will not be till Sept. 2 when Georgia hosts UT-Martin.

Quarterback

  1. Carson Beck
  2. Brock Vandagriff
  3. Gunner Stockton

Analysis: Beck enters the offseason as the favourite to begin for Georgia. He was the unquestioned QB2 final season and made actual strides from the place he was at this level final 12 months. He bought actual sport reps within the nationwide championship sport in any case, main a number of landing drives.

But do not count on Vandagriff or Stockton to only give Beck the job. Both quarterbacks are gifted and now have expertise in Todd Monken’s system. Both additionally provide better upside in phrases of mobility, one thing that was a differentiator within the determination to begin Stetson Bennett over JT Daniels in 2021.

Running again

  1. Kendall Milton and Daijun Edwards
  2. Branson Robinson
  3. Andrew Paul
  4. Roderick Robinson

Analysis: Milton and Edwards will share the load for Georgia in 2023. That’s nothing new at Georgia, with previous timeshares corresponding to Nick Chubb-Sony Michel, D’Andre Swift-Elijah Holyfield and Zamir White-James Cook all discovering success. Expect Edwards to be the one who earns these powerful yards, whereas Milton is the extra explosive again and higher move catcher.

Robinson confirmed promise in mop-up responsibility and will carve out a task just like what Edwards did in 2022. Paul shall be a participant to look at as he recovers from an ACL damage he suffered in August, whereas Robinson will look to get his ft moist after a stellar highschool profession.

X large receiver

  1. Marcus Rosemy-Jacksaint
  2. RaRa Thomas
  3. Jackson Meeks
  4. De’Nylon Morrissette
  5. Tyler Williams

Z large receiver

  1. Ladd McConkey
  2. Dillon Bell
  3. CJ Smith
  4. Yazeed Haynes

Slot receiver

  1. Dominic Lovett
  2. Arian Smith
  3. Cole Speer
  4. Anthony Evans

Analysis: Don’t get too caught up in who performs the place for this group. Ladd McConkey goes to play some within the slot. Arian Smith will line up out large.

Georgia possible feels good about what it has in McConkey, Rosemy-Jacksaint, Arian Smith and Bell. The additions and integration of Thomas and Lovett shall be one of the important thing offseason storylines to comply with. Not each switch has match seamlessly at Georgia however there may be the idea and alternative that each can.

Georgia has additionally made it a behavior to get one thing out of a freshman large receiver beneath Smart. Look for Haynes, Evans and Williams to comply with within the footsteps of George Pickens and AD Mitchell as potential affect freshmen. Our guess is on Haynes to be the perfect of the bunch of their first seasons in Athens.

Tight finish

  1. Brock Bowers
  2. Oscar Delp
  3. Lawson Luckie and Pearce Spurlin

Analysis: No room has misplaced extra expertise than the tight finish room, with 4 departures following the conclusion of the season.

And but, it won’t matter as Georgia brings again Bowers. He received the Mackey Award final season and may simply be the perfect participant in faculty soccer, along with being the game’s greatest tight finish.

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While Delp cannot fill Washington’s sneakers — there simply aren’t many individuals like Washington — the rising sophomore has coaches very enthusiastic about what he can grow to be in 12 months two of this offense. Delp earned excessive reward for filling in for Washington within the win over Ohio State.

Georgia signed two proficient tight ends in Luckie and Spurlin, with Luckie taking part in bowl practices. Georgia additionally might not be executed including to the place, because the Bulldogs are very a lot concerned within the recruitment of 5-star prospect Duce Robinson.

Left deal with

  1. Ernest Greene
  2. Austin Blaske
  3. Aliou Bah
  4. Monroe Freeling

Left guard

  1. Xavier Truss
  2. Jared Wilson
  3. Micah Morris and Dylan Fairchild

Center

  1. Sedrick Van Pran
  2. Austin Blaske
  3. Jared Wilson
  4. Drew Bobo and Griffin Scroggs

Right guard

  1. Tate Ratledge
  2. Jared Wilson
  3. Micah Morris and Dylan Fairchild

Right Tackle

  1. Amarius Mims
  2. Austin Blaske
  3. Chad Lindberg
  4. Monroe Freeling

Analysis: With the return of Sedrick Van Pran, Georgia will successfully solely have to interchange one starter on the offensive line. Mims began the ultimate two video games of the season, which additionally occurred to be College Football Playoff video games.

Both guards return for Georgia and Ratledge and Truss have the flexibility to probably kick out and play deal with, ought to Georgia elect to make use of both in stated method.

Greene enters spring as the favourite to take up the left deal with spot, however Georgia has choices. Greene is coming off again surgical procedure however advised DawgNation he shall be good to go for spring observe.

Two of the gamers we’re enthusiastic about monitoring are Morris and Fairchild. What strides do they make as they enter their third season at Georgia?

Blaske and Wilson are versatile items who can play a quantity of spots for the Bulldogs. Expect them to be the primary two gamers off the bench for Georgia.

Freeling was Georgia’s top-rated offensive line signee on this cycle. He’ll must placed on and preserve weight however he is bought unbelievable upside for the Bulldogs. He enrolled early for Georgia.

*Defensive and particular groups depth charts will run on Sunday.

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