While Monday will be the first time they play for a national championship, a berth in the BCS National Championship was at stake in the 2012 meeting, which was also the first game played later than November 4 since 1930 (Nov. 27). Georgia OT Isaiah Wynn and Alabama OT Jonah Williams were both all-SEC selections. With the tandem of Sony Michel and Nick Chubb, Georgia rushed for more than 300 yards, churning out multiple big gains and playing the type of power football required to win a national title. Daniel was an offensive lineman for the Bulldogs under former coach Mark Richt from 2002-2006 where he was on teams that were consistently ranked in the top 10, but never got the chance like this Georgia team has had this season.
The Crimson Tide should have a full bucket to empty when they take the field at Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium, but it is unlikely the Bulldogs will be in the same position.
Maten scored a game-high 26 points. There is a reason why they're top five in defense. There will be more comparisons should Smart's Bulldogs win tonight, and the pick here is that they will. Fromm has been performing better than Hurts, as have Chubb and Michel compared to Tide counterparts Damien Harris and Bo Scarbrough. The freshman has answered every question this season, and he will have an opportunity to burnish his reputation here. Still, his shortcomings tend get more attention than his strengths.
Fromm has 94 rushing yards this season, so he does not appear to be much of a running threat, but he can slide in the pocket and avoid the pass rush.
Wideouts Terry Godwin and Mecole Hardman are the Bulldogs' No. 2 and 3 receivers behind Javon Wims.
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"They are really strong down the middle when you talk about (nose tackle John) Atkins and (inside linebacker Roquan) Smith, with all of his ability and instincts". The decisive BCS standings (remember those?) went with the Crimson Tide, and the rematch was on.
Crimson Tide punter JK Scott could have a key impact in this game.
Pending the final accounting, Sankey can point to three teams in the top 10 and two more in the top 25. Bama makes its opponents drive 80 yards or more quite often, and that helps keep them from scoring touchdowns. It was the first game played in Atlanta since 1942 and the Crimson Tide's win tied the Atlanta series record at 3-3. Each of the previous three times, the victor of the basketball game also won the football game.