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Report: Georgia Football Player Arrested Following National Title

Two Georgia football helmets sitting on a field.

CLEMSON, SC - AUGUST 31: Two Georgia Bulldogs helmets sit on the field prior to the game against the Clemson Tigers at Memorial Stadium on August 31, 2013 in Clemson, South Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Georgia football long snapper William Mote apparently celebrated his team's national championship victory a little too enthusiastically.

According to a report from the Athens Banner-Herald, Mote was arrested in the early morning after allegedly breaking a single pane window of a downtown Athens law office.

"Mote told Athens-Clarke County police he was intoxicated after drinking at the Silver Dollar Bar, went to see a friend and mistakenly went to the law office, according to a police incident report," the Banner-Herald wrote.

The redshirt sophomore, who has been the Bulldogs' long snapper on punts the last two seasons, was charged with a second degree felony for damage of greater than $500. He was booked into the Clarke County Jail and eventually released on a $1,300 bond.

Georgia capped off a 14-1 season with a 33-18 victory over Alabama in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game last Monday night.

The win avenged a loss in the SEC Championship Game and secured the Bulldogs' first national title since 1980.