The SEC championship game runner-up Georgia Bulldogs (11-2) were extended, and accepted, an invitation to the Capital One Bowl (we used to know it as the Citrus Bowl)
Sunday to face Big Ten championship game runner-up Nebraska (10-3) in Orlando, Tuesday, Jan. 1.
UGA will be HUGE favorites! They were five yards away from playing for the national title, and taking on a team that just surrendered 70 points to a 7-5 opponent.
Kickoff is set for 1:00 p.m. ET at Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium and will be
televised nationally by ESPN on ABC. Given how superior the SEC was to the Big Ten this season, I think you know what to expect here.
The Bulldogs are 3-1-1 in previous trips to the Orlando Bowl. The ‘Dogs lost
to Miami (Ohio), 21-10, in the 1974 Tangerine Bowl; tied Florida State,
17-17, in the 1984 Citrus Bowl; defeated Ohio State, 21-14 in the 1993
Florida Citrus Bowl; defeated Purdue, 34-27 (OT), in the 2004 Capital One
Bowl; and defeated Michigan State, 24-12, in the 2009 Capital One B...