Now the gauntlet begins for the two-time reigning national champions of college football.
Ancient rivals Georgia and Auburn battle Saturday afternoon at Jordan-Hare Stadium. The top-ranked Bulldogs improved to 4-0 with an 49-21 win over UAB this past weekend. Georgia is 1-0 in the Southeastern Conference, beating South Carolina 24-14 two weeks ago in Athens. Auburn is 3-1, 0-1 in the league, falling to Texas A&M 27-10 in College Station this past week.
For the Bulldogs, this is the first of seven straight SEC games before the regular season finale against the Yellow Jackets. For Auburn, it’s the second of seven success SEC showdowns.