The SEC Network's traveling pregame show, SEC Nation, is heading to the Sunshine State to highlight the annual SEC East matchup between No. 11 Florida and No. 8 Georgia next Saturday, October 27 in Jacksonville.
Airing live from 10 a.m. - Noon ET, the show will delve into the storylines of Southeastern Conference football, the weekend's biggest matchups and more before the Gators and the Dawgs battle at TIAA Bank Field at 3:30 p.m.
SEC Nation includes live reports, analysis and features surrounding the world of SEC football, as well as special appearances from hometown favorites throughout the season. Laura Rutledge hosts the traveling pregame show, navigating the Saturday morning conversations with analysts Tim Tebow, Marcus Spears and Paul Finebaum, along with reporter Lauren Sisler. New in 2018 is the SEC Nation demo field that debuted at the show's SEC Media Days stop in July. Also new for 2018 is the weekly series "Nation Shorts," from the creators of "SEC Shorts."
This will be SEC Nation's third consecutive season covering the action in Jacksonville and the 13th appearance on the show for both teams. In addition to the live show Saturday, The Paul Finebaum Show Presented by Johnsonville airs from 3-7 p.m. Friday on SEC Network. Fans are invited to catch all four hours of #FinebaumFriday live from the SEC Network set in Jacksonville.