Georgia enters the game fresh off a stinging loss to unranked South Carolina that dropped the Bulldogs from No. 3 to No. 10 in both major polls.
Oddsmakers predict that Kentucky will bear the brunt of Georgia’s pain. The Dogs were favored by 25 as of Friday afternoon. Heavy rain from Tropical Storm Nestor could make points hard to come by for either team, though, helping the Wildcats cover that spread.
Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm hopes to rebound from his day of three interceptions in the 20-17 loss in overtime to South Carolina. (Georgia committed four turnovers in that game.) Kentucky moved wide receiver Lynn Bowden, its best player on offense, to quarterback because the No. 1 QB, Terry Wilson, was injured, and his backup proved ineffective.
Here is some important information regarding how to follow the action:
Date: Saturday, Oct. 19
Before the game: “Bulldogs Game Day” airs from 10-11 a.m. on WSB-TV Channel 2 Action News. Channel 2 sports director Zach Klein and Heather Catlin host the show each Saturday.
Time: 6 p.m. ET
Location: Sanford Stadium, Athens
Records: Georgia 5-1, 2-1 SEC; Kentucky 3-3, 1-3
Television: ESPN will televise the game. Jason Benetti will handle play-by-play, with Rod Gilmore as the analyst and Quint Kessenich the sideline reporter.
Local radio: The game will be broadcast on the Georgia Bulldogs Sports Network, heard in metro Atlanta on WSB radio (750 AM/95.5 FM). Scott Howard is handling play-by-play. Eric Zeier is the analyst, and Chuck Dowdle is the sideline reporter.
Satellite radio: You can listen on Sirius XM Radio Channel 135/191.
Online: GTV on georgiadogs.com.
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