It’s about that time. Georgia is just a few days away from competing for the national title for the first time since 2017.
There’s only one issue…Alabama stands in the way of the Bulldogs bringing home their first national championship since 1980.
We’ve seen this story before, and many of us have learned to expect the worst against Alabama – sad but true.
Georgia is – for some reason – is favored to beat the Crimson Tide on Monday night in Indianapolis despite a 41-24 loss to them just over a month ago. Our staff predicts how the game will play out.
The money makers:
Dec 4, 2021; Atlanta, GA, USA; Georgia Bulldogs tight end Brock Bowers (19) has a reception broken up by Alabama Crimson Tide defensive back DeMarcco Hellams (2) and defensive back Daniel Wright (3) in the second half during the SEC championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports
If you think Georgia will win and cover: Georgia
If you think Georgia wins but does NOT cover: Georgia*
If you think Alabama wins: Alabama
All Betting Lines are courtesy of Tipico Sportsbook.
Alabama quarterback Bryce Young (9) avoids a tackle from Georgia defensive lineman Jordan Davis (99) during the first half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game between Georgia and Alabama in Atlanta, on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021. Online Athens, Joshua L Jones
Joe: Alabama, 27-24
JC: Georgia, 31-24
James: Alabama, 31-27
Dec 4, 2021; Atlanta, GA, USA; Georgia Bulldogs quarterback Stetson Bennett (13) throws against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the first half during the SEC championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports
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