In this Jan. 8, 2017, file photo, Georgia running back Prather Hudson (24), Georgia head coach Kirby Smart, center, and Georgia center Lamont Gaillard (53) take the field before the College Football Playoff National Championship game against Alabama in Atlanta. Neither No. 1 Alabama nor No. 4 Georgia is anxiously awaiting their playoff fates this season, but whoever wins the SEC championship game showdown is definitely in the playoffs. The Crimson Tide could even get in with a close loss.
In this Jan. 8, 2017, file photo, Georgia running back Prather Hudson (24), Georgia head coach Kirby Smart, center, and Georgia center Lamont Gaillard (53) take the field before the College Football Playoff National Championship game against Alabama in Atlanta. Neither No. 1 Alabama nor No. 4 Georgia is anxiously awaiting their playoff fates this season, but whoever wins the SEC championship game showdown is definitely in the playoffs. The Crimson Tide could even get in with a close loss. AJ Reynolds AP
In this Jan. 8, 2017, file photo, Georgia running back Prather Hudson (24), Georgia head coach Kirby Smart, center, and Georgia center Lamont Gaillard (53) take the field before the College Football Playoff National Championship game against Alabama in Atlanta. Neither No. 1 Alabama nor No. 4 Georgia is anxiously awaiting their playoff fates this season, but whoever wins the SEC championship game showdown is definitely in the playoffs. The Crimson Tide could even get in with a close loss. AJ Reynolds AP