The Tide took their rival's best shot but still managed to escape with a win. That's more than many other favorites can say after their rivalry games.
As expected, the Gators didn't get much competition from FSU.
3. LSU Tigers
The Tigers bounced back this week with a thrilling overtime win over Arkansas. Les Miles must be breathing a sigh of relief.
4. Ole Miss Rebels
The Rebels suffered a humiliating loss to rival MSU. In related news, Houston Nutt is still Houston Nutt.
The Vols managed to extend their winning streak over Kentucky by winning an overtime thriller.
The Hogs came up short in their overtime battle with LSU.
The Tigers gave it their all, but unfortunately, there are no moral victories in the Iron Bowl.
The 'Dawgs found some consolation for an otherwise disappointing year with an upset win over Tech.
The Gamecocks actually managed to stop the bleeding on their typical late season swoon with a resounding victory over rival Clemson.
The 'Cats tried hard, but as has usually been the case in their series with the 'Vols, it wasn't quite enough.
11. Mississippi State Bulldogs
Dan Mullen got a signature win for his Bulldogs with a surprising upset over Ole Miss.
Vandy's season is over.