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Jones' Time to Shine Comes

Jones' Time to Shine Comes

ATHENS – Reshad Jones didn't come to Georgia to fulfill tradition. The Atlanta native knew the legacy of great safeties the Bulldogs had produced, but the way he saw it, Georgia was lucky to have him.

Jones was a top recruit, ranked as the top safety in the country by some recruiting sites and wooed by dozens of top programs. It didn't take long, however, for reality to set in. "I was kind of selfish," Jones said. "I was thinking about me, me, me. I was ranked the No. 1 safety in the nation, I was a pretty high recruit, but I wasn't mentally and physically ready to play on this level." That...

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