Tough day all around: Georgia blew a 24-3 lead against Tennessee and also lost its best player when Nick Chubb went down with a knee injury on the game’s first play. The Bulldogs will try to recover from a tw0-game losing streak against Missouri on Saturday.
In control in the East: Florida improved to 6-0 overall and 4-0 in the SEC with its 21-3 win over Missouri. The Gators travel to LSU on Saturday.
Dominant defense: Alabama’s offense struggled for most of its game against Arkansas, but the Crimson Tide defense had no such struggles in a 27-14 win. Alabama plays at Texas A&M this week.
Back to work: Auburn was off this week as it tries to get its season back on track. The Tigers play Thursday at Kentucky.
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Back to work, II: Texas A&M also was off as it prepares for its showdown with Alabama. The Aggies are 5-0 overall and 2-0 in SEC play, while the Crimson Tide are 5-1, 2-1.