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Georgia moves to No. 2 in Coaches Poll

Connor Riley

It was another less than stellar performance for Georgia on Saturday, and on Sunday the Bulldogs came in at No. 2 in the Coaches Poll.

Georgia came away with a 38-12 win over the visiting Tennessee Volunteers. While the Bulldogs were never really in trouble, Tennessee did cut it to a 24-12 deficit in the fourth quarter. But the Bulldogs responded with a D’Andre Swift touchdown to put the game away. Both Jake Fromm and Justin Fields played in the game, with Fields providing a spark for the offense.

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There are a total of 5 SEC teams ranked, with four of them being in the top 10. Alabama is still No. 1, LSU is No. 6 and Auburn is at No. 9. Kentucky, who picked up a 24-10 win over South Carolina on Saturday is No. 15. The Wildcats are the only other unbeaten SEC East team. The Bulldogs visit Kentucky on Nov. 3.

Two top-10 teams lost on Saturday, as Penn State fell 27-26 at home to Ohio State. Stanford also lost 38-17 to Notre Dame. Ohio State moved to No. 3 and Clemson dropped to No. 4. Oklahoma is still No. 5.

Georgia returns to action on Saturday when the Bulldogs host the Vanderbilt Commodores. The game is set for a 7:30 p.m. kick and the game can be seen on the SEC Network.

Below you can see the entire Top 25 for the week 6 Coaches Poll.

Coaches Poll Top 25 Week 6

1. Alabama (5-0)
2. Georgia (5-0)
3. Ohio State (5-0)
4. Clemson (5-0)
5. Oklahoma (5-0)
6. LSU (5-0)
7. Notre Dame (5-0)
8. West Virginia (5-0)
9. Auburn (4-1)
10. Washington (4-1)
11. Penn State (4-1)
12. Wisconsin (3-1)
13. UCF (4-0)
14. Stanford (4-1)
15. Kentucky (5-0)
16. Michigan (4-1)
17. Miami (4-1)
18. Oregon (4-1)
19. Michigan State (4-1)
20. Texas (4-1)
21. Oklahoma State (4-1)
22. Colorado (4-0)
23. Virginia Tech (3-1)
24. Boise State (4-1)
25. NC State (4-0)

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