- Associated Press - Saturday, October 1, 2016

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Georgia running back Nick Chubb is playing against No. 11 Tennessee on Saturday despite a sprained left ankle.

Chubb was injured in last week’s 45-14 loss to Ole Miss and missed the second half.

Sony Michel started at tailback for the No. 25 Bulldogs, but Chubb entered the game on the second offensive possession and ran for a 3-yard gain.

A year ago, Chubb sustained a gruesome, season-ending knee injury against the Volunteers.

Tennessee is going without linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin, who missed most of the last two games with a shoulder injury. Early in the week, the Volunteers hoped he would be able to play, but he didn’t come along as quickly as expected.

Reeves-Maybin is a team captain and Tennessee’s leading tackler in 2015.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More

Click to Hide