Alabama vs. Georgia
On Monday 8, 2018 the two best college football teams faced each other in the national college championship in the new Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta Georgia.
After an exciting college football season, the final two teams remain. The Georgia Bulldogs took on Oklahoma in a double-overtime battle and overcame a 17-point deficit to emerge Rose Bowl champions.
Alabama thwarted reigning champion Clemson to secure its position in the College Football Playoffs final game. Georgia is searching for its first national title in almost 40 years, while Alabama is competing in its sixth title game in nine seasons. For the Bulldogs and their fans, this is an opportunity decades in the making.
Georgia has not played for a national title since 1983 nor brought home the championship since 1980. The Crimson Tide, will be playing in their third straight title game and sixth over the last nine seasons.
Alabama is 4-1 in its previous five such games and defeated LSU 21-0 in that prior all-SEC meeting to win the 2011 title.