But the loser of this game is going to have a hard time getting back to Atlanta without a perfect run the rest of the way. The game is in Athens, so the Dawgs will have some advantage.
Both LSU and Georgia have challenging 2013 schedules with difficult season openers. This game will either knock Georgia out of the SEC East race, or cement it as the team to beat. Georgia had better hope Zach Mettenberger doesn't have a breakout game in his homecoming.
A look back at the 1999 Georgia-LSU game when vandals broke into Sanford Stadium and did damage to the turf, and Will Witherspoon saved the Dawgs