Around the Hedges in 80 Days: Q. Hicks

Incoming freshman Quayvon Hicks is ready to impress at fullback. He could surprise everyone early with a prominent role in the backfield, with only starter Merritt Hall ahead of him. Tom Hauck for ESPN.com

Forty-seven days remain until Georgia kicks off its season opener against Buffalo on Sept. 1. In the days counting down to the opener, DawgNation will profile, with our “Around the Hedges in 80 Days” series, a Bulldogs player we expect to make an impact. We will review each player’s career thus far and project his long-term potential as we progress through our alphabetical list, from center David Andrews to receiver Rantavious Wooten.

47. Quayvon Hicks

Freshman, Fullback

6-foot-2, 245 pounds