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Mett and Murray… the Journey Begins

Mett and Murray… the Journey Begins

ATHENS - It was always the same drill. At the end of every practice session during the spring, Georgia's offense would face off against its defense in 11-on-11 drills, and freshman quarterbacks Zach Mettenberger and Aaron Murray would be thrown to the wolves.

The two players came to Georgia with impressive credentials and turned down a bevy of suitors in order to play for the Bulldogs, but the fact remained – both were supposed to be in high school still, enjoying those final precious months of life as a normal teenager. Instead, both enrolled early. Both stepped squarely into the spotlight of what was – amid a litany of injuries at other key positions...

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