â†µCorpulent sportswriters the nation 'round rejoiced, of course, since the easiest storyline in the world has been written: the "shock" of Georgia's first loss, which given their surroundings in the SEC could come at any time to any team. (Laugh not, lest you get hit by the ritziest, most expensively attired mascot in the SEC.) Okay, well, it's not likely, but it's possible. Why, it only happened, what, two years ago? What did that look like again, exactly? â†µ
â†µAh, like that. Now that we've poured the proper amount of salt onto an old wound, let's move to the good news: Georgia has not only the talent to ball through an SEC schedule, they also obviously have the media momentum on their side. This represents a truly vital element in the equation since, in college football, we hold a season-long beauty contest to determine a winner and not a scientific, rational, and fair playoff. The 12th man on the field at all times for teams looking for a BCS championship is their Q rating in the eyes of poll voters, and with the one slot the Dawgs clearly have an All-American rep working the pressbox already. â†µ
â†µOne closing note: For the first time ever, we don't see a Steve Spurrier vote for Duke at 25. Sad panda face follows the demise of one of the preseason's only quality running gags. â†µâ†µ
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