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The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Darren Grainger post-TaxAct Camellia Bowl presser (12.25.21) — December 25, 2021

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Darren Grainger post-TaxAct Camellia Bowl presser (12.25.21)

Georgia State football player Darren Grainger (Photo credit: Todd Drexler/SESportsmedia.com)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State football player Darren Grainger following the team’s 51-20 win over Ball State in the Camellia Bowl Dec. 25. The sophomore quarterback was named the Bart Starr Most Valuable Player of the contest after accounting for four touchdowns, throwing for 203 yards and three touchdowns while rushing for a career-high 122 yards, including a 34-yard touchdown run. Topics included the victory, connecting with tight end Aubry Payne on several TD passes and his growth from starting the season as the backup to starter.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott post-TaxAct Camillia Bowl presser (12.25.21) —

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State football Shawn Elliott post-TaxAct Camillia Bowl presser (12.25.21)

Georgia State football head coach Shawn Elliott
Photo credit: Georgia State Athletics

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State football head coach Shawn Elliott following the team’s 51-20 win over Ball State in the Camellia Bowl Dec. 25. Topics included the victory, the play of quarterback Darren Grainger who was named the Bart Starr Most Valuable Player of the contest, the Panthers’ defense forcing multiple turnovers, taking control of the contest with 28 unanswered points in the third quarter and the impact the victory will have on the program.