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2012 SEC Championship

Quinton Dial could face suspension for Murray hit

Alabama Crimson Tide defensive tackle Quinton Dial could be suspended for the National Championship Game because of a helmet-to-helmet hit on Georgia Bulldogs quarterback Aaron Murray.

Don't Think Twice, It's Alright

Georgia lost on Saturday night, but in delivering a good performance against the best team in the country, Mark Richt and Aaron Murray should not have to apologize to anyone.

Alabama 32, Georgia 28: Yeah, they showed up

Say whatever you like about the Bulldogs' performance in the best SEC Championship Game ever — but don't say they didn't show up.

Murray, Richt defend final play call

Mark Richt and Aaron Murray step up and defend the play calling that led to the Bulldogs coming up just short of the endzone in the SEC Championship Game.

Commings shines in SEC title game

Sanders Commings catches his first career pass and intercepts AJ McCarron in the SEC title game.

Bulldogs' Aaron Murray accepting the blame

Georgia Bulldogs quarterback Aaron Murray understands the blame falls on his shoulders after the team's loss against Alabama on Saturday.

Saban lauds his team for effort

The Alabama coach praises his team's effort and the SEC conference as a whole during his post-game press conference.

Trick play helped give UGa some momentum

Georgia executed a trick play in the second quarter of the SEC title game to give the Bulldogs some much needed momentum.

Richt disappointed by loss, but proud of Dawgs

Georgia head coach Mark Richt was emotional when speaking with the media after the Dawgs loss to Alabama in the SEC title game, but was still proud of the effort his team put forth.

Eddie Lacy, T.J. Yeldon hammer Bulldogs' defense

Eddie Lacy and T.J. Yeldon led an Alabama rushing attached that amassed 350 yards and three touchdowns on the ground to help the Crimson Tide defeat Georgia, 32-28, in the SEC Championship Game on Saturday.

Mark Richt defends Aaron Murray following loss

Georgia head coach Mark Richt responded harshly to criticism about the performance of his quarterback in big games following the team's loss to Alabama, 32-28, in the SEC championship game.

Gurley punches it in, Bulldogs go back in front

Todd Gurley's 10-yard touchdown run puts Georgia back in front of Alabama 28-25 with 12:54 remaining in the fourth quarter.

Eddie Lacy puts Alabama back in front 25-21

Eddie Lacy's 1-yard touchdown run puts Alabama back in front of Georgia 24-21

Georgia returns blocked field goal, Bama answers

Georgia's Alec Ogletree returned a blocked field goal for a touchdown to put the Bulldogs up 21-10 but freshman T.J. Yeldon answered back to make the score 21-18.

Gurley's TD puts Bulldogs back in front

Georgia retakes the lead after Todd Gurley punches it in from three yards out to put the Bulldogs up 14-10

Alabama roars back to take lead at halftime

Alabama scored 10 points in the final 1:59 of the half and takes a 10-7 lead over Georgia into halftime of the SEC Championship.

Murray to Rome puts Bulldogs up early

Aaron Murray found tight end Jay Rome on a 19-yard touchdown pass to put the Bulldogs up 7-0 over Alabama early in the second quarter.

Alabama, Georgia scoreless after one

Georgia and Alabama are scoreless at the end of the first quarter after both teams missed out on early opportunities.

Bama's Mosley a difference-maker

Georgia must recognize where star Alabama LB C.J. Mosley is on the field before every play, says Bulldogs' offensive coordinator Mike Bobo.

Does Georgia have any advantage over Alabama?

The Georgia Bulldogs meet the Alabama Crimson Tide for the SEC Championship and entry into the BCS national title game. Alabama holds the advantage in virtually every category, but don't expect Georgia to shy away from a fight.

UGA WR Rantavious Wooten anticipating title game

Rantavious Wooten, redshirt junior wide receiver for the Georgia Bulldogs, missed the 2011 SEC title game when a concussion left him out of action. He's ready for 2012, when the Bulldogs face the Alabama Crimson Tide for the SEC Championship.

2012 SEC Championship: Another big game for Jones?

The Georgia All-American has come up big in the Bulldogs biggest games of the season and they'll need another strong performance from him against Alabama.

Chick-fil-A Bowl unlikely for SEC runner-up

It's obvious that the winner of Saturday's SEC Championship game will head to Miami on Jan. 7 to face Notre Dame in the BCS National Championship game. But where the loser of Saturday's contest plays its bowl game remains a murky situation.

Murray named finalist for Manning award

Georgia Bulldogs senior quarterback Aaron Murray has been named one of 10 finalists for the Manning Award, which has been given out since 2004 to the nation's top quarterback. The winner of the award will be announced Jan. 9.

The Manic-Depressive Preview: Georgia vs. Alabama

It's the SEC Championship Game and a play-in for the national title, and the biggest game of the season obviously calls for the biggest Manic-Depressive Preview of the season, too.

Will Friend flips sides in Georgia vs. Alabama

Georgia's offensive line coach Will Friend attended college in Tuscaloosa, Ala., and was a four-year starter for the Tide from 1993-96.

Sophomore DE Ray Drew stepping up for UGA defense

Ray Drew, a sophomore defensive end for the Georgia Bulldogs, has been developing rapidly since an injury moved him up the depth chart. He posted a career-best four tackles, then doubled that number.

Richt ready for mammoth SEC title game

The SEC title game has been huge since its inception in 1992. With two teams playing for a shot at the national title, this might be the biggest game so far.

Will the Georgia defense be ready for Alabama?

The Dawgs hope to build of the experience from last year's SEC title game, when they held LSU scoreless in the first half before falling apart in the second.

Saban likens John Jenkins to Mount Cody

Alabama coach Nick Saban, when asked to comment on Georgia senior nose tackle John Jenkins, couldn't help but to compare him to Terrence Cody.

Mark Richt brushes off defensive players comments

The Georgia coach tried to downplay the tough talk from two of his star defenders in comments to the press on Tuesday.

Bacarri Rambo earns Player of the Week awards

Georgia Bulldogs free safety Bacarri Rambo earned a pair of defensive player of the week awards for his performance against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets.

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