- Georgia is first in the SEC in scoring defense.
- Georgia is first in the SEC in defensive yards per rush.
- Georgia is third in the SEC in defensive passer rating.
- Georgia is second in the SEC in defensive yards per play.
The Dawgs are better than Alabama in every one of those statistical categories, if you’re looking for a benchmark.
They’ve been no slouch offensively, either. Even though LSU’s offense has been the talk of the conference so far — deservedly — Georgia sports a higher yards per play number than does LSU.
All in all, that’s a picture of a pretty good team.