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Injury updates - Bye Week Edition



Athens, GA - The Georgia Bulldogs will use the Bye week to heal up for the second half of the season. Below Head Coach Kirby Smart gave some injury updates on key Bulldogs that have been nursing some injuries.


  • Defensive tackle Jalen Carter - Carter has been out with an MCL injury since the Missouri game. Smart said Carter is continuing to rehab while also doing his conditioning work with the training staff.


  • Wide Receiver AD Mitchell - Mitchell is still unable to participate in drills and has been very limited since the second game of the season as he deals with an ankle injury. Smart mentioned that Mitchell has been running with the team and looking better.

  • Linebacker Smael Mondon- "He went today more than he’s gone in two weeks and was in drills and did things and moved around," Smart said. "I would not say that he was 100%. But the fact he was out there in punt team, he covered, he covered people, not 100% but he did way more than he’s done the last few weeks. I feel really good about where Smael’s at."

  • Running back Kendall Milton- Milton hasn't practiced the past couple days. He has been running with the team and feeling better, according to Smart.

  • Wide receiver Ladd McConkey - Kirby Smart noted that he is fine and could play this weekend if there was a game. McConkey is dealing with ankle and toe injuries. They are giving him some rest during this off week.