Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson discusses changes to roster and attitude for the Jackets next season. (Video by Doug Roberson)

Several injured Tech players are ready to go

Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson said several football players are healthy and ready to play.

A-back Broderick Snoddy (broken leg), center Andrew Marshall (unspecified) and center Freddie Burden (thumb surgery) are all “full go.”

B-back Quaide Weimerskirch (foot surgery) should be able to return after preseason camp.

Snoddy’s return from a gruesome injury will boost an A-backs group depleted after the graduation of several players. Snoddy played in 10 games and had 28 carries for 283 yards and three touchdowns.

Burden was an All-ACC honorable mention player after starting 14 games last season.

Marshall played in 10 games last season as a freshman.

Weimerskirch is an incoming freshman who was an early enrollee this semester.

The Yellow Jackets, who were 11-3 last season, will open against Alcorn State on Sept. 3.

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