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The legend of Jordan Davis is growing, but can he lead Georgia Bulldogs football to the promised land?

Related Topics: Georgia, Percy Jackson, Jordan, Florida

GROWING UP, Jordan Davis was obsessed with mythology. He devoured books about ancient Greece and studied the Egyptians. He still downloads TED Talks on everything from ancient civilizations to modern religion. His favorite stories were the Percy Jackson novels, about a boy who discovers he's part god then goes on mystical quests, saving cursed lands and defeating ferocious beasts, ultimately restoring honor to a community that had long been condemned to a life as outcasts.

As Davis leads Georgia into its annual rivalry game with Florida, the anchor of a historically good defense for the No.