Georgia State football head coach Shawn Elliott.
(Jason Getz/ Georgia State Athletics)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State football head coach Shawn Elliott before his team’s first practice for the 2019 season on August 1. Topics included the Panthers’ offseason, the changes in the coaching staff, the development of senior quarterback Dan Ellington, improving the defense, the upgrades to the team’s facilities, the positive impact of kicker Brandon Wright and preparing for the season opener at Tennessee on August 31.