The Internet Rips Kirby Smart To Shreds For Calling Fake Punt On 4th And 11 That May Have Cost Georgia SEC Championship And CFB Playoff Bid

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The Georgia Bulldogs had a pretty good chance at beating undefeated Alabama in today’s SEC Championship game but Kirby Smart may have gotten a bit too greedy.

Late in the fourth quarter, the UGA coach decided to go for a fake punt on 4th and 11 that was immediately stuffed by the Alabama defense.

Alabama backup QB Jalen Hurts, who replaced starter Tua Tagovailoa was carted off the field with an ankle injury, was able to take advantage of the short field and was able to score a few minutes later.

Georgia eventually lost by a touchdown and Smart’s decision to go for it on 4th and 11 may have cost his team a spot in the CFB playoffs.

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