True freshman Jake Fromm (11) will make his first start at quarterback Saturday when UGA plays on the road against Notre Dame.
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UGA vs. Notre Dame: What you should know about Saturday’s game

What you should know about the Georgia-Notre Dame matchup in South Bend, Ind.:

First start for Jake Fromm: Less than a year ago, Fromm was facing the likes of Northside-Warner Robins and Valdosta as a high school senior. Saturday, he will start as a true freshman at quarterback as the Dogs play on the road against Notre Dame.

‘I have no doubt Jake is prepared for this, and I know he’s going to handle the challenge well,” junior tight end Jackson Harris said of Fromm, who’s starting in place of the injured Jacob Eason.

No. 15 Georgia at No. 24 Notre Dame (-6.5), 7:30 p.m., NBC Louisiana Monroe at No. 10 Florida State (-33.5), 12 p.m. , ACC Network Fresno State at No. 1 Alabama (-45), 3:30 p.m., ESPN2 Indiana State at No. 25 Tennessee, 4 p.m., SEC Network No. 13 Auburn at No. 3 Clemson (-9), 7 p.m., ESPN No. 5 Oklahoma at No. 2 Ohio State (-9), 8 p.m., ABC No. 14 Stanford at No. 6 USC (-10.5), 8:30 p.m., FOX

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