Sep 28, 2013; Athens, GA, USA; LSU Tigers quarterback Zach Mettenberger (8) sits on the sidelines in the final minutes of the second half against the Georgia Bulldogs at Sanford Stadium. Georgia won 44-41. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports

LSU Morning Fix: Georgia Spoils Zach Mettenberger’s Homecoming


For the first time all season LSU is coming off a loss. The offense played well enough to win 99% of the time, but unfortunately for Les Miles and the Tigers, the defense did not make enough plays vs. Aaron Murray and the Georgia Bulldogs in Sanford Stadium.

A collection of the top stories from around the web after the No. 6 Tigers fell to the No. 9 Bulldogs in Athens.

LSU falls to UGA, 41-44 | Play-By-Play | Drive Chart | Box Score | Photos via ESPN / AP

Video (3 min, 22 sec): LSU vs. Georgia highlights via LSU Sports

Georgia hangs on to stop LSU, 44-41 via Times Picayune

LSU offense finds balance, Mettenberger carries bulk of workload via Times Picayune

No defense for LSU’s D via Times Picayune

Mett’s march falls short, but LSU lives to fight another day via The Advocate

Georgia spoils Mettenberger’s homecoming via Tiger Sports Digest

Georgia tops LSU in quarterback duel for the ages via Sports Illustrated

View from Athens:

Georgia defenders say they dodged a bullet from LSU via The Advocate

Georgia tops LSU In top-10 shootout, 44-41 via Georgia Bulldogs

Notes: Richt tells Mettenberger he’s ‘really proud’ of him via Macon Telegraph

Georgia shines in shootout with LSU via Macon Telegraph

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