aubiefifty 12,976 Posted November 6, 2017 Share Posted November 6, 2017 Auburn opens as home underdog against No. 1 Georgia Updated Nov 5, 5:20 PM; Posted Nov 5, 4:19 PM Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn and Georgia head coach Kirby Smart talk at mid field Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, during Tiger Walk before the game at Sanford Stadium in Athens, Ga.(Julie Bennettemail@example.com) 8 shares By James Crepea firstname.lastname@example.org After closing a three-game road stretch with another SEC win, Auburn returns home as a slight underdog against Georgia. No. 10 Auburn (7-2, 5-1 SEC) is a 3-point underdog/favorite against No. 2 Georgia on Saturday (2:30 p.m. CT, CBS), according to VegasInsider.com. Georgia (9-0, 6-0 SEC) is coming off a 24-10 win over South Carolina and has clinched the SEC East division. The Bulldogs were No. 1 in the College Football Playoff rankings last week but remained No. 2 in the AP and coaches polls, whereas the Tigers were No. 14 in the CFP and moved up to No. 10 in the polls this week. New CFP rankings comes out Tuesday night. Preseason scouting report: Georgia An early look at the Deep South's Oldest Rivalry. In June, the Golden Nugget casino in Las Vegas had Auburn favored by 10 points. It will be the 121st all-time meeting of the teams, with Georgia holding a 57-55-8 edge. Auburn lost last year's game, 13-7 in Athens, and has dropped three straight, five of six and nine of 11 in the series. James Crepea is an Auburn beat reporter for Alabama Media Group. Follow him on Twitter @JamesCrepea. Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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