Another head coach on the brink, Georgia's Mark Richt:
"They have enough players to be a 10-win team, but I honestly think its their lack of discipline and their vanilla offense and their inability to make in-game adjustments on both sides of the ball -- all three aspects of which point to coaching," ESPN analyst Todd McShay said
Lessons from 2007
If Johnson's senior season can teach anything to the latest crop of Bulldogs, it's that a slow start doesn't have to ruin a season.
After getting off to a poor start, captains Johnson, Thomas Brown, Fernando Velasco, Brandon Coutu and the other seniors decided that highly competitive practices would lead to a rebound.
"I remember getting in dogfights almost every day because it was so competitive," Johnson said. "I'm not saying that they're not competitive in practice. But I just remember how easy it was in the ballgame for the rest of that season.