Georgia 44 – LSU 41. Video Highlights
1. Georgia rallies late behind quarterback Aaron Murray – 298 passing yards and four touchdowns, also rushed for a TD. Game-winner came with under two minutes to go.
2. Georgia offensive coordinator Mike Bobo: “I’m about to pass out.”
3. LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger: “For myself and my teammates, it was just another game for us.”
4. Mettenberger throws for 372 yards – most passing yards for an LSU quarterback in the Les Miles era.
5. What Georgia coach Mark Richt told Mettenberger: “I told him the same thing I told Murray, ‘I’m really proud of you.’ ”
6. Tied at 27, a botched punt return for LSU proves crucial.
7. Ron Higgins: “LSU’s defensive pass rush rarely got any pressure on Murray. ”
8. LSU rushes for 77 yards, Georgia goes 196 – without Todd Gurley in the second half.
9. Jeremy Fowler: “For pure entertainment, Saturday was a near-perfect game…”
10. Mark Schlabach: “It was a lot of fun for everyone except the defenses on the field.”
11. Matt Hayes: “The rest of college football didn’t have to find a way to catch the SEC after all. The SEC has — like it or not — fallen back to them.”