Rodrigo Blankenship

NFL Teams Add Bulldog Free Agents

A number of former Georgia football players have been added as free agents to a variety of NFL teams over the weekend. Graduate transfer tight end Eli Wolf (Minster, Ohio) has signed with the Baltimore Ravens, graduate transfer WR Lawrence…

Honors Continue To Roll In For Bulldog Football Players

A number of Georgia football players have earned Phil Steele All-America and All-Southeastern Conference honors while another has been included as a semifinalist for the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) Shaun Alexander Freshman Player of the Year Award. Georgia…

Thomas and Blankenship Earn SEC Coaches Awards

Junior left tackle Andrew Thomas and senior place-kicker Rodrigo Blankenship have received Southeastern Conference Coaches individual awards, as announced by the league Wednesday morning. Thomas, who was named Tuesday to both the AP and coaches All-SEC First Team, was awarded…

Georgia’s Rodrigo Blankenship Earns Academic All-America Honors

Georgia senior place-kicker Rodrigo Blankenship has garnered CoSIDA Academic All-America honors for the first time in his career, according to an announcement on Monday. Blankenship is the first Georgia player to earn the honor since 2013, which is when quarterback…

Georgia’s Rodrigo Blankenship Named Lou Groza Award Finalist

Georgia graduate place-kicker Rodrigo Blankenship has been included as one of three finalists for the Lou Groza Award, which is awarded to nation’s top place-kicker. Blankenship and the other two finalists – Iowa’s Keith Duncan and Washington State’s Blake Mazza…

Georgia’s Rodrigo Blankenship Named Burlsworth Trophy Finalist

Georgia graduate place-kicker Rodrigo Blankenship has been included as one of three finalists for the Burlsworth Trophy, which is awarded to the most outstanding football player in America who began his career as a walk-on. Blankenship and the other two…

Two Bulldog Football Players Earn SEC Weekly Awards

Georgia junior right guard Ben Cleveland and senior place-kicker Rodrigo Blankenship have earned weekly Southeastern Conference honors, according to a league announcement. Cleveland has been named the SEC Offensive Lineman of the Week while Blankenship has garnered SEC Special Teams…

Georgia’s Rodrigo Blankenship Included As A Wuerffel Trophy Semifinalist

Georgia senior place-kicker Rodrigo Blankenship has been named one of nine semifinalists for the 2019 Wuerffel Trophy, which is described as college football’s premier award for community service. Named after 1996 Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Danny Wuerffel, the Wuerffel Trophy…