Twitter reacts to Georgia football coach Kirby Smart's performance against Alabama

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  • Alabama Crimson Tide
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  • Kirby Smart
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In the closing minutes of No. 1 Georgia football's 24-41 loss against Nick Saban's Alabama Crimson Tide in the SEC Championship game, fans took to Twitter to voice their displeasure with Bulldogs head coach Kirby Smart.

Chiefly, many fans were questioning Smart's decision to stick with quarterback Stetson Bennett under center despite trailing and at one point throwing an interception that was returned for a touchdown by Bama.

Georgia coach Kirby Smart during the first half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game between Georgia and Alabama in Atlanta, on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021.
Georgia coach Kirby Smart during the first half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game between Georgia and Alabama in Atlanta, on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021.

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Perhaps Saban deserves more credit than Smart does ire, but that didn't stop the Twitter fingers from pundits and fans alike going after Georgia's coach.

This article originally appeared on Athens Banner-Herald: Twitter reacts to Kirby Smart's coaching in the SEC Championship