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2 Georgia Football Staffers Leaving For Bigger Roles

Kirby Smart standing on Georgia's sideline.

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 02: Head coach Kirby Smart of the Georgia Bulldogs reacts to a play during the first half against the Auburn Tigers in the SEC Championship at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on December 2, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

This off-season has seen a crazy level of coach movement, and Georgia football is certainly among the programs impacted.

The Dawgs lost defensive coordinator Mel Tucker to the Colorado head coaching job back in December.

More surprisingly, offensive coordinator Jim Chaney took the same job at SEC East rival Tennessee.

Coordinators aren't the only ones that on the move, however.

Two more staffers down the Georgia football ranks are getting opportunities at bigger roles from smaller programs.

Wendel Davis, a former Arkansas linebacker from Texas, is leaving his defensive graduate assistant job to become the defensive coordinator at Incarnate Word, an FCS program in the Southland Conference.

Offensive grad assistant Cody Kennedy is off to coach offensive line at Tulane under Willie Fritz.

Both coaches have confirmed their moves, and thanked Georgia, via Twitter:

Georgia football was 11-3 in 2018-19.

The Dawgs won the SEC East for the second straight year, narrowly falling to Alabama in the conference title game before losing to Texas in the Sugar Bowl.