Team preview: Georgia
Blue Ribbon Illustrated previews the 2004-05 college football season, exclusively on Insider.
Don't get the fourth-year coach wrong. Richt savors the pedestals shipped in from around the country-SportsIllustrated.com and CBSSportsline ranked the Dawgs No. 1 at the conclusion of spring drills, and several other polls placed them in the top five.
Richt is especially conditioned to such notoriety. He spent 15 seasons as an assistant at Florida State, where Top 5 rankings were practically birthrights, before landing in Athens in 2000.