The Georgia Bulldogs are ranked 22nd in the 2011 preseason USA Today Coaches Poll. UGA, who finished 6-7 and unranked in 2010, received a total of 260 points.
South Carolina, the second opponent for the Dawgs, is ranked 12th in the initial poll. There is a slight chance the Gamecocks could enter the Top Ten after week one which would give Georgia two consecutive games against Top Ten teams to open the season.
Listed below is the 2011 preseason Coaches Top Ten (complete rankings):
- Florida State
- Boise State
- Oklahoma State
- Texas A&M