Tennessee (5-4, 3-3 SEC) will host No. 1 Georgia (9-0, 7-0 SEC) Saturday at Neyland Stadium.
Kickoff is slated for 3:30 p.m. EST and CBS will televise the Southeastern Convention East division matchup.
Todd Monken is in his second season as Georgia’s offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.
Allan Bridgford performed for Monken at Southern Miss in 2013 after transferring from California.
Forward of the Tennessee-Georgia recreation, Bridgford joined the present “Tennessee Two-A-Days” and mentioned Monken’s offense this season.
Monken has featured his air raid ideas inside prostyle units, that includes 3×1 units disguising one vertical with inside and outside posts, a operating again wheel route off play-action, scorching routes to the skin, 10-personnel with an H-back in 2×1 units, quarterback half-rolls with comeback routes to the Z-receiver, inside posts over the center to the tight finish, and goaline journeys left with pulling guards in wildcat formation.
“Our offense at Southern Miss, once I was there, was pure air raid,” Bridgford stated of Monken’s offense. “I say about 90 % of the time we had 4 receivers, perhaps one tight finish as a hybrid receiver, after which one operating again units. That’s what our sturdy swimsuit was once I was there primarily based off our personnel, however he has a complete totally different selection of choices at Georgia simply because I don’t suppose he’s had the positioning to recruit like he’s in a position to now and get the expertise he has at Georgia. He didn’t have that luxurious at Southern Miss. Now, there are a ton of studs that I performed with at Southern Miss, however Georgia versus Southern Miss, so far as recruiting battles goes, I don’t suppose Southern Miss has had a greater recruiting class than Georgia, proper?
“He’s going to cater that offense to what their sturdy fits are. He might need come from an air raid background, it isn’t like he has not coached within the league and has been round prostyle techniques, and additionally it is not just like the ideas usually are not usually the identical. There’s a very restricted variety of passing performs that you simply run, numerous groups most likely have 1-12 favourite passing performs, they only do it from 15-20 totally different formations. He’s strategic in how he does it and the way he will get the matchups.”
The complete present with Bridgford discussing Georgia and Monken’s offense might be listened to right here or beneath.
Oct 5, 2013; Hattiesburg, MS, USA; Southern Miss Golden Eagles quarterback Allan Bridgford (16) makes a throw through the first quarter of their recreation towards the FIU Golden Panthers at M.M. Roberts Stadium. Necessary Credit score: Chuck Cook dinner-USA TODAY Sports activities.