He even noted that it had been a strong camp for sophomore center Ben Jones. But when asked about a potential injury Jones reportedly suffered during Wednesday’s practice, his answer was simply, “No comment.”
It turns out, Jones was hurt, but X-rays revealed nothing serious.
Jones was on crutches leaving Georgia’s football facilities Wednesday, but X-rays showed the injury was just a minor sprain to his left ankle. Coaches are officially considering the sophomore day to day.
As a true freshman last year, Jones started nine games, all at center, and was one of the few consistent contributors during an injury-ravaged season.
This year, Jones is expected to be Georgia’s starting center again, while freshman Chris Burnette has worked with the No. 2 unit. Junior Chris Davis, who had been working as the No. 1 left guard could also slide over to center, a position he played throughout the 2007 season.