Georgia quarterback Stetson Bennett kisses the National Championship trophy after the Bulldogs defeated Alabama on Monday, January 10. Bennett is a former walk-on who grew up a Georgia fan.
Georgia head coach Kirby Smart is congratulated by former Georgia operating again D’Andre Swift through the postgame celebrations.
Georgia gamers have fun within the confetti.
Alabama offensive lineman Chris Owens, left, and quarterback Bryce Young go away the sphere after the sport.
Georgia defensive again Tykee Smith celebrates after the ultimate whistle.
Alabama’s Khyree Jackson walks off the sphere after the sport.
Smart shakes palms with Alabama head coach Nick Saban after the ultimate whistle. Smart is a former Saban assistant who was 0-4 towards him as a head coach.
Georgia followers react after Kelee Ringo returned an interception for a landing to seal the victory.
Bennett is hugged by a Bulldogs assistant coach late within the recreation.
Ringo runs into the tip zone after his pick-six.
Smart celebrates with Ringo after his landing.
Georgia gamers have fun on the sideline late within the recreation.
Young adjusts his helmet after being sacked within the fourth quarter. Young, this season’s Heisman Trophy winner, was below heavy stress for a lot of the sport Monday.
Georgia tight finish Brock Bowers celebrates after scoring a landing to lengthen Georgia’s lead within the fourth quarter. After the additional level, Georgia led 26-18.
Georgia extensive receiver Adonai Mitchell catches a 40-year landing move over Alabama’s Khyree Jackson within the fourth quarter. The landing gave Georgia a 19-18 lead.
Alabama’s Cameron Latu celebrates after his fourth-quarter landing catch gave the Crimson Tide a short 18-13 lead.
Bennett fumbles the ball as he’s hit by Alabama linebacker Christian Harris within the fourth quarter. Alabama recovered deep in Georgia territory and went on to rating a landing.
Georgia operating again Zamir White celebrates together with his teammates after scoring on a 1-yard landing run late within the third quarter. After the additional level, Georgia led 13-9.
Georgia’s Jalen Carter blocks a Will Reichard area objective within the third quarter. Georgia scored a landing on its subsequent drive.
Georgia’s Anthony Summey intercepts Young early within the third quarter. It was the primary turnover of the sport.
Bowers is tackled by Kool-Aid McKinstry, left, and Henry To’oTo’o through the first half. The opening half-hour had been a defensive wrestle between the 2 groups, and Alabama led 9-6 at halftime.
Dallas Turner sacks Bennett within the second quarter.
Georgia kicker Jack Podlesny, heart, watches a ball break up the uprights within the first half.
Young throws a move through the first half.
Reichard connects on one in every of his three first-half area targets.
Alabama extensive receiver Jameson Williams injures his knee after a second-quarter catch. He was taken to the locker room and later dominated out for the remainder of the sport. Alabama was already down one star receiver after John Metchie tore his ACL within the SEC title recreation.
Saban watches the sport within the first half.
Bennett shouts directions to the Georgia offense within the second quarter.
Georgia’s George Pickens makes a diving catch within the first half. It led to a Georgia area objective that tied the sport at 3-3.
Offensive manufacturing was robust to come by within the first half.
Mitchell tries to pull in a catch.
Smart directs his group through the first quarter.
Bennett recovers his personal fumble through the Bulldogs’ opening drive.
Reichard makes a area objective to give the Crimson Tide a 3-0 lead within the first quarter.
Fans watch the motion within the first half.
Georgia’s Jordan Davis sacks Young on the sport’s opening drive. It was first dominated a fumble that Georgia returned for a landing. But replay reversed the decision, and it was decided to be an incomplete move as an alternative.
Team captains meet for the opening coin toss earlier than kickoff.
Natalie Grant sings the National Anthem through the pregame festivities.
Georgia followers cheer earlier than the sport.
Alabama is launched earlier than the sport.
Young walks to the sphere for pregame warmups.
Georgia gamers take the sphere earlier than the sport.
Georgia’s marching band performs earlier than the sport.
Hairy Dawg, Georgia’s mascot, will get prepared for kickoff.
Fans make their approach to Lucas Oil Stadium earlier than the sport.