Mark Richt was surprised at Isaiah Crowell's workload against Ole Miss and said 30 carries probably was a little too much.
The 11th-ranked Bulldogs are dealing with a rash of injuries, most notably to star running back Knowshon Moreno.
Alabama has the look of a national championship contender, racing to a 31-point halftime lead over third-ranked Georgia on the way to a decisive 41-30 victory Saturday night.
In just 18 games, Nick Saban has taken Alabama from having a losing record to hunting for a national title after manhandling Georgia on Saturday, writes Pat Forde.
The collar fit, and for at least one game, so did the crown. Knowshon Moreno ran for three touchdowns and Georgia, ranked No. 1 to start a season for the first time, beat Georgia Southern 45-21.
Once known for his stoicism on the sidelines, Georgia coach Mark Richt has loosened up quite a bit this season, writes Mark Schlabach.
Knowshon Moreno ran for a career-high 188 yards and three scores, Matthew Stafford threw three touchdown passes and Georgia upset Florida 42-30 on Saturday.