WATCH: UGA QB Jacob Eason injured after late hit, penalty by Appalachian State
Things have not started out great for the Georgia Bulldogs.
Starting QB Jacob Eason was injured after a late hit sustained in the first quarter Saturday evening. The 15th ranked Bulldogs were expected to lean heavily on Eason and star RBs Nick Chubb and Sony Michel.
Here’s a replay from a fan at the game:
— Patrick O’Shea (@Patrick_J_OShea) September 2, 2017
The injury is currently being reported as a knee injury by ESPN:
ESPN reports Georgia QB Jacob Eason has sustained a left knee injury, return uncertain. #APPvsUGA
— RedditCFB (@RedditCFB) September 2, 2017
Eason was replaced by true freshman Jake Fromm at QB. Eason was 1-for-3 with four yards before his injury.
Saturday Down South will have more details on Eason as they emerge.