It has been nearly 6 years since Erk Russell passed away. Georgia’s had some pretty stellar defenses since Erk left to build Georgia Southern’s football program. The Van Gorder years were good, and now Grantham has the defense playing with the same ferocity that Coach Russell’s units played with.
The key to UGA being successful rests on the defense.
Here is a YouTube tribute to Erk, however the best tribute to Erk would be for the defense to play up to the standard he set.