Scout Premium Content

Bama, UGA overcame same type of adversity

Alabama and Georgia experienced the same kind of adversity this season. Losses to conference foes seemingly pushed the teams back, but they took advantages of opportunities to control their destiny again, and now they're playing for the SEC Championship.

Alabama started the season fast, picking up where it left off after winning last year's national championship. The Crimson Tide was No. 1 after beating a then top 10 team in Michigan the first week of the season and followed up by shutting out its next two opponents. The rest is history. Alabama went 9-0, lost to Texas A&M in Week 10 and fell to No. 4 in the rankings. All it needed, just like...

FightinGators.com Recommended Stories


  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


Tweets