The only other meeting between the schools came in 1943 when Samford was known as Howard College. Georgia won 39-0.
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Cornerback Devin Bowman, who was in a non-contact jersey Tuesday, will play, Richt said.
Georgia got in its Wednesday practice despite what Richt said was a “tad bit of rain.”
Saturday will mark just the third time in the Georgia-Florida series that both teams have had a bye before the game, according to Georgia. Florida is 15-6 against Georgia before an open date. Georgia is 5-3 against the Gators after a bye week.