The Georgia Bulldogs are ranked 12th in the 2014 Preseason Top 25 AP Poll. UGA, who finished 8-5 overall and 5-3 in the SEC in 2013, received a total of 843 points.
Georgia is also ranked 12th in the Amway Coaches Poll that was released on July 31.
Three of Georgia’s 2014 opponents are ranked in the preseason poll. Auburn is 6th, South Carolina is 9th, and Clemson is 16th.
Florida State tops the preseason AP rankings. SEC teams ranked in the Top 25 include Alabama (2nd), Auburn (6th), South Carolina (9th), Georgia (12th), LSU (13th), Ole Miss (18th), Texas A&M (21st), and Missouri (24th).
The SEC leads all conferences with eight teams in the AP Top 25 poll, including three in the Top 10. The Pac-12 is second with six teams, followed by the Big Ten with four, Big 12 and ACC with three each, and Independents (Notre Dame) with one.
Listed below is the 2014 Preseason AP Poll:
1. Florida State
5. Ohio State
8. Michigan State
9. South Carolina
17. Notre Dame
18. Ole Miss
19. Arizona State
20. Kansas State
21. Texas A&M
23. North Carolina