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Georgia CB Commings suspended 2 games for arrest

Posted on: February 15, 2012 4:42 pm
Edited on: February 15, 2012 7:05 pm

Posted by Jerry Hinnen

Georgia will be without starting cornerback Sanders Commings for the first two games of the 2012 season following his suspension for a January domestic violence arrest.

The Bulldogs announced the suspension Wednesday, which will keep Commings out of the team's season opener at home vs. Buffalo and -- much more importantly -- their week 2 visit to Columbia for Missouri's first-ever SEC game. A rising senior, Commings started all 14 games for the Bulldogs in 2011 and led the team with 12 passes broken up.

Commings was arrested in downtown Athens January 21, with witnesses telling police Commings had struck a female victim with which he was "cohabitating" in the face following a verbal altercation. Though Right had no comment either at the time or in the statement issued by the program Tuesday, he did say following Commings' booking that "any time a student-athlete is arrested it is a matter of serious concern."

The Bulldogs will no doubt be fine without Commings against the 3-9 Bulls, and with nine other starters returning to the nation's No. 5-ranked defense, the Dawgs will no doubt be favored at Missouri as well. But with national No. 1 recruit Dorial Green-Beckham in the Tiger fold, the matchup between the home team's receivers and Georgia's Commings-less secondary will be one to watch very closely.

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Since: Oct 25, 2011
Posted on: February 16, 2012 5:44 am

Georgia CB Commings suspended 2 games for arrest

He didn't hit anyone. Read the whole report when they release it.  Jeremey Longo stepped in between the two of them while they were arguing and she grabbed his jacket.  Commings pushed her off of him.  Not a mark, not a scratch, she didn't even lose her balance.  If it weren't for the fact that he's a Georgia player and she's bitter, this never would have made any kind of ink.

Since: Nov 28, 2011
Posted on: February 15, 2012 6:11 pm

Georgia CB Commings suspended 2 games for arrest

Richt is a B!&%$!!!! Kick him off the team! 2 Games? What if he had hit your wife or daughter? Would you still just suspend him for 2 little games?

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