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Dawgs would prefer Stafford slide

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ATHENS – Georgia's coaches won't insist that quarterback Matthew Stafford slide to avoid contact in the future, but they may start suggesting it.

"We don't want him taking on people for no reason," Coach Mark Richt said. "We don't expect that from him as a runner." Stafford, 6-foot-3, 210 pounds, rushed for 83 yards against Auburn and on more than one occasion put his head down and took on a tackler rather than... Recommended Stories

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