COMMERCE, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say starting Georgia linebacker Cornelius Washington has been charged with driving under the influence and speeding.
A Jackson County sheriff's official says Washington was booked into the Jackson County Jail overnight Sunday. The official says Washington was released on a $3,500 bond.
Washington recorded two sacks and four tackles in Georgia's 24-10 victory Saturday over Mississippi State.
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