Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart will reportedly “get strong consideration” to replace Mark Richt as UGA’s head coach, Bruce Feldman of Fox Sports reported Sunday.
— Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) November 29, 2015
Richt was removed Sunday morning, a move that was first reported by ESPN’s Mark Schlabach and later confirmed by the school.
Smart played at UGA from 1995-98 and was an assistant with the Bulldogs in 2005. He’s coached at Alabama since 2007, and has been the defensive coordinator since 2008.
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