Date: Saturday, Sept. 7
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: 4 p.m. ET
Location: Sanford Stadium, Athens
Television: ESPN2 will televise the game. Beth Mowins will handle play-by-play. Anthony Becht is the analyst and Rocky Boiman is 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 78/191.
Online: GTV on georgiadogs.com.
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5 things you may want to know:
> Georgia has won seven consecutive home openers, defeating (in order) Buffalo, South Carolina, Clemson, Louisiana-Monroe, Nicholls State, Appalachian State and Austin Peay. Georgia’s most recent loss in a home opener came in 2011 against South Carolina.
> This game will be Georgia’s second against Murray State. The first came in 1945, when the Bulldogs won 49-0 in Athens.
> UGA is 3-0 in home openers in Kirby Smart’s tenure. In the first, the Bulldogs escaped with a 26-24 victory against Nicholls in 2016.
> Murray State coach Mitch Stewart played at Valdosta State from 2001-05. He was a quarterback for the Blazers. An item of note about his first season was that Valdosta State’s defensive coordinator was Kirby Smart.
> In Murray State’s season opener, a 59-20 victory against Pikeville, the Racers gained 465 yards of offense and allowed 245. The Racers rushed for 249 yards.