Originally posted on The Lady Sportswriter  |  Last updated 10/29/12
The win over Florida was an emotionally charged moment of truth for this football team. They needed to prove to themselves, and quite a few others, that they were worthy of the pre-season hype they received from all the so-called experts in the field. However, let’s not forget that there are still games left to play, and wins left to secure, before the fate of this Bulldog team’s SEC season is sealed. That’s right, they have to beat both Ole Miss and Auburn—neither of whom will be easy—before they actually punch their ticket to Atlanta. Before my fellow Dawg fans remind me of the facts—1) the Rebels will need to come into Sanford to beat the Dawgs and 2) the Tigers just got demolished by 40+ points…at home—let me say this: that means nada where this team is concerned. In much the same way they went from playing “grown man” football against Mizzou to Pillsbury Doughboy soft football in the weeks that followed, they are capable of slipping back into old habits now that the big game is over. Make no mistake, the game on Saturday answered any lingering questions about what this team is capable of, but  it also [...]
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