Florida Vs. Georgia Final Score: Bulldogs Come Back For Rare Rivalry Win, 24-20

Georgia needed a lot to break its way to beat Florida 24-20 in the World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party. But the Bulldogs took advantage of their opportunities, and Florida's miscues gave them plenty.

Two fumbles? Yeah, Florida coughed them up, and Georgia turned them into two touchdowns. An offense that barely even attempted to run the ball and was triggered by a hobbled quarterback? Florida clung to it, and John Brantley got diminishing returns. And a defense that couldn't stop Georgia's running game when it needed a stop most? Yeah, that's Florida's, and it got run over for 185 rushing yards.

Georgia came back from a 17-3 deficit to get just its fourth win in the last 22 meetings between the two SEC East rivals, and it got it with Aaron Murray completing fewer than half of his passes and with special teams that were, generously, porous. 

But it didn't matter: for once, the Bulldogs seemed like the team in this rivalry with the voodoo on its side.

For further reading, news, discussion and more, visit our Florida blog Alligator Army and our Georgia blog Dawg Sports. Here's this week's college football TV schedule, and stay tuned to SB Nation's college football news hub for more.

Latest News

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.