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Georgia and Clemson are evenly matched in several areas. Both have starting quarterbacks who are Heisman Trophy contenders and defenses that are works in progress.
But where the fifth-ranked Bulldogs clearly outshine the No. 8 Tigers heading into Saturday night's game at Death Valley is in the backfield with sophomore running backs Todd Gurley and Keith Marshall.
''We can come out in that first game rolling, score about 30, 40 points,'' Gurley said. ''We'll see.''
In a matchup of top 10 teams any edge can be pivotal. And one of the marquee games of college football's opening weekend, the ''Gurshall'' tandem could be the difference in the game for the Bulldogs.
Still, there are other impact players - including two talented quarterbacks.
Georgia's Aaron Murray was selected the top quarterback in the Southeastern Conference in a preseason vote by league coaches. His Clemson counterpart Tajh Boyd is the reigning Atlant...
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This Saturday Dabo Swinney and his Clemson Tigers will host the Georgia Bulldogs. Although sure to be a good game, Swinney can’t help but what think what could’ve been if Georgia’s talented running back duo of Todd Gurley and Keith Marshall, which Clemson heavily recruited also, had decided to play for the Tigers.
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Fed up with Top 10s, we're going even narrower with our Top five of EVERYTHING SEC (well, almost everything). So enjoy reading, and come back with your comments. TOP FIVE PLAYERS IN THE SEC NOT NAMED JOHNNY OR JADEVEON 1. Todd Gurley/Keith Marshall (RBs, Georgia) - Gurshall! 2. Amari Cooper (WR, Alabama) - Best wide receiver in the SEC, and maybe college football 3. Michael...