Nineteen earn academic honors for the spring semester
Yellow Jackets a little banged-up mid-way through spring drills
The Yellow Jackets have won five straight and 12 of their last 13 home openers
Photos by Danny Karnik
Part of the deepest offensive line at Georgia Tech in the Paul Johnson era... has a better understanding of the offense after redshirting in 2012.
2012 (true freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Greater Atlanta Christian School... played for head coach Tim Cokely ...three-time all-region and two-time all-state selection... explosive speed for a 285-pounder... four-year starter at GAC... also played tennis at GAC... three-star recruit by Scout and rated No. 32 nationally at guard... has strengths that will equate well in Tech's offense... the first player in Tech's 2012 recruiting class to commit to the Yellow Jackets.
Personal: Full name is Michael Chase Roberts... son of Scott and Dawn Roberts... born July 9, 1993 in Duluth, Ga... has two brothers - Price and Ford... his father is a 1986 Tech graduate... was awarded his high school's Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony Award for social equality as a junior... began playing football at age eight... earned a perfect 4.0 GPA in the fall of 2012... intends to major in public policy.