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Ole Miss Vs. Georgia Odds: Bulldogs open as 17 1/2-point favorites

Georgia is the heavy favorite against Ole Miss on Saturday.

Sam Greenwood

After knocking off the Florida Gators last weekend in an upset victory, the Georgia Bulldogs open as 17 1/2-point favorites in this Saturday's home game against the Mississippi Rebels, according to OddsShark.

The Bulldogs are 7-1 and 5-1 in the SEC. Georgia limited a talented Florida rushing game Saturday to pick up a 17-9 win. Georgia entered as the No. 10 team while Florida was No. 2. The Bulldogs iced the game when quarterback Aaron Murray hit Malcolm Mitchell for a 45-yard touchdown with 7:54 left in the game.

The Rebels enter Saturday's game at 5-3 and 2-2 in conference. Ole Miss has won two in a row and is coming off a 30-27 road win against Arkansas. On Oct. 13, Ole Miss cruised past No. 25 Auburn, 41-20.

Georgia is led by Murray, who has completed 63 percent of his passes this season for 2,064 yards and 17 touchdowns. He has thrown seven interceptions.

Bulldogs running back Todd Gurley has also had a strong year. He's rushed for 740 yards and 10 touchdowns on 120 carries.

Ole Miss quarterback Bo Wallace has completed 66 percent of his passes for 1,649 yards this season. He has 10 touchdown passes and nine interceptions. He also has 263 rushing yards and five rushing touchdowns.

Kickoff is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. ET.

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