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SEC Surprises: Gamecocks' D Falters, Florida's Offense Implodes

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Georgia's young defense made enough plays to stymie the Gamecocks late in the second half. Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images.
Georgia's young defense made enough plays to stymie the Gamecocks late in the second half. Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images.

There was a lot of talk about Georgia's youth on defense and how South Carolina's experience would overmatch them.

However, as evident by the huge goal-line stand on fourth down late in the fourth quarter, Georgia's defense showed they were more than just a bunch of youngsters.

Do they still have some things to fix? Absolutely.

But with the game on the line and the ball on the 1-yard line, the defense showed they are up to the challenge.