The Outback Bowl on Sunday invited the SEC East champion Bulldogs to face Michigan State on Jan. 2 in Tampa, Fla.
Trickeration and early momentum didn't result in the points Georgia needed to truly take control against the No. 1 team in the country.
Georgia has a laundry list of things it must do to keep Saturday's SEC title game from becoming the blowout by LSU that many pundits predict it will be.
Top-ranked LSU has definitely enjoyed greater success on special teams this season. A look at how the teams have fared in each segment of special teams.
Despite their differences, LSU and Georgia are picking up yardage and scoring at similar paces. A closer look at the offense's position groups.
Georgia's D-line coach says Saturday's game will be like an old-fashioned bar fight when Georgia's stacked defense and LSU's doubly stacked defense throw down.
Sanders Commings says Aaron Murray and the UGA offense are better than Bama's or any offense LSU has faced so far - and, he adds, so is the UGA defense.
Talk of LSU playing for the national title regardless of Saturday's outcome has, understandably, mounted a chip on the shoulders of a Georgia team that has won 10 straight games.
How important is turnover margin? Nine of the nation's top 20 teams in that stat also are ranked in this week's BCS standings -- and LSU leads the bunch.
Five statistical areas that are likely to figure into the outcome of Saturday's SEC title game showdown between Georgia and LSU.