SEC Football Preview: Georgia at Florida

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Georgia faces Florida on Saturday in Jacksonville. 14Powers.com previews this SEC football game and predicts the final score.

Team Schedules/Results

Georgia

Date Opp. Time/Result Location
09/04 Clemson W 10-3 Neutral
09/11 UAB W 56-7 Home
09/18 S Carolina W 40-13 Home
09/25 Vanderbilt W 62-0 Away
10/02 Arkansas W 37-0 Home
10/09 Auburn W 34-10 Away
10/16 Kentucky W 30-13 Home
10/30 Florida 3:30 pm Neutral
11/06 Missouri 1:00 pm Home
11/13 Tennessee 12:00 pm Away
11/20 Charl South 12:00 pm Home
11/27 GA Tech 12:00 pm Away

Florida

Date Opp. Time/Result Location
Date Opp. Time/Result Location
09/04 Fla Atlantic W 35-14 Home
09/11 S Florida W 42-20 Away
09/18 Alabama L 29-31 Home
09/25 Tennessee W 38-14 Home
10/02 Kentucky L 13-20 Away
10/09 Vanderbilt W 42-0 Home
10/16 LSU L 42-49 Away
10/30 Georgia 3:30 pm Neutral
11/06 S Carolina 1:00 pm Away
11/13 Samford 12:00 pm Home
11/20 Missouri 12:00 pm Away
11/27 Florida St 12:00 pm Home

College Football Ratings

Rating Georgia Florida
ESPN FPI 1 7
Sagarin 1 17
Massey Composite 1 28
PiRate Ratings 1 10

Key Stats

Stat Georgia Florida
Points 38.4 34.4
Points Allowed 6.6 21.1
Total YDS 430.4 501.7
Pass YDS 237.4 247.4
Rush YDS 193.0 254.3
Total YDS Allowed 209.1 338.4
Pass YDS Allowed 144.9 197.6
Rush YDS Allowed 124.1 119.1
3rd Down Conv.% 47.0 44.4
3rd Down Conv. DEF % 31.1 37.1
Turnover margin 0.43 -1.00

Players to Watch

Georgia

QB JT Daniels, WR George Pickens, RB Zamir White, OL Jamaree Salyer, LB Nakobe Dean, DL Jordan Davis, DL Travon Walker, DB Lewis Cine, P Jake Camarda, RS Kearis Jackson.

Florida

QB Emory Jones, RB Dameon Pierce, RB Malik Davis, DL Zachary Carter, CB Kaiir Elam, LB Ventrell Miller, LB Brenton Cox, LB Mohamoud Diabate.

Injuries

Georgia

 
[FB] 10/14/2021 – Tykee Smith is out for season (Knee)
[DB] 10/16/2021 – Ameer Speed is “?” Saturday vs Florida (Ankle)
[DL] 10/16/2021 – Julian Rochester is “?” Saturday vs Florida (Knee)
[WR] 10/16/2021 – Arian Smith is “?” Saturday vs Florida (Shin)
[LB] 10/16/2021 – Rian Davis is “?” Saturday vs Florida (Quad)
[WR] 10/16/2021 – Arik Gilbert is “?” Saturday vs Florida (Personal)
[CB] 10/09/2021 – Jalen Kimber is out for season (Shoulder)
(!)[QB] 10/17/2021 – JT Daniels is “?” Saturday vs Florida (Back)
[RB] 10/16/2021 – Kenny McIntosh is “?” Saturday vs Florida (Hamstring)
[OL] 10/16/2021 – Jamaree Salyer is “?” Saturday vs Florida (Ankle)
[DB] 10/16/2021 – Christopher Smith is “?” Saturday vs Florida (Shoulder)
[WR] 09/08/2021 – George Pickens is out indefinitely (Knee)
[G] 09/06/2021 – Tate Ratledge is out for season (Foot)
[WR] 10/25/2021 – Dominick Blaylock is downgraded to doubtful Saturday vs Florida (Hamstring)

Florida

 
[LB] 09/15/2021 – Ventrell Miller is out for season (Biceps)
[OL] 10/17/2021 – Jean Delance is “?” Saturday vs Georgia (Leg)
[WR] 10/17/2021 – Trent Whittemore left last game, is “?” Saturday vs Georgia (Leg)
[DB] 08/12/2021 – Jaydon Hill is out for season (ACL)

Source: statfox.com

Georgia vs. Florida Football Series History

Georgia leads 52-44-2

Comments

You have to go with Georgia here. No one is going to beat the Bulldogs during the regular season. Georgia’s defense is just too good. They could probably stop the Tampa Bay Bucs if they ever played. Florida will score some points though.

Our Preseason Prediction

Georgia 35, Florida 31

Game Week 14Powers.com Prediction

Georgia 31, Florida 17

Saturday‘s game kicks off at 2:30 PM CT (3:30 PM ET) You can watch this SEC football game on the CBS Network.

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