They said it: Georgia Tech edition 

November, 25, 2011
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University of Georgia players and coaches had a lot to say leading up to this Saturday’s annual showdown with Georgia Tech. Here are some of their more interesting comments on the game that carries the nickname "Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate."

"We want to be state champions. ... This is a game you circle on your calendar in January. We really, really want to beat these guys. You never want to lose to Georgia Tech. You don’t want them to go around the state bragging they are the state champions. We want that bragging right. … It is a rivalry. Everyone will be talking smack." – Quarterback Aaron Murray

"We look forward to this game all year long. Once you lose to Tech you’ll understand why it is the biggest rivalry. My freshman year we lost to them and you never want to go through that experience again. … I think it is just a mutual hate between both teams." – Center Ben Jones

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