2 stout defenses set to meet in SEC championship
BY PAUL NEWBERRY AP SPORTS WRITER ATHENS, Ga. (AP) – Alabama lost a bunch of stars to the NFL, yet it's hard to tell much difference. The Crimson Tide still has the nation's top-ranked defense. There was never any shortage of talent at Georgia, where all the best defensive players decided to remain in college for another year. Even so, the Bulldogs didn't start playing up to their potential until they were called out by one of their own.