Athens, Ga -- LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger's return to Athens was
worth the hype. Mettenberger was released from Georgia his freshman year due to
an arrest, and all the focus during the week leading up to the matchup was on
Mettenberger responded under pressure with a career high
376 passing yards on the day. The Georgia native also tossed three touchdown
passes, but was sacked four times. One of those sacks came on LSU's final drive
that ended with a Mettenberger incomplete pass on fourth down.
Georgia improved to 3-1 on the season with their 47-44
over the Tigers. LSU stands at 4-1 after the heartbreaking defeat.
LSU Head Coach Les Miles summed up Mettenberger's
performance in one sentence, "He wasn't perfect, but he was damn
If Mettenberger was good, then Georgia quarterback Aaron
Murray was great today. The senior threw for 298 yards, and four touchdowns.
His last touchdown strike to Justin Scott-Wesley was the
winning score, putting the Bulldogs up for good 44-41.
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