The University of Georgia football team has been gearing up for its season opener away at Vanderbilt on Saturday, Aug. 31, with preseason practices. The team practices in both Sanford Stadium as well as the Butts-Mehre practice fields. Georgia is ranked third in the AP preseason poll for the second season in a row, right behind Alabama at number two. This marks the first time Georgia has been ranked in the top five in consecutive AP preseason polls. Georgia will host its first home game against Murray State on Saturday, Sept. 7.