Opened: 1929Capacity: 92,7462012 Attendance: 92,703 (6th)It may not be the SEC’s biggest or loudest stadium but it is the most beautiful. Stedman Vincent Sanford, the Bulldogs' home stadium is located in the heart of the plush greenery of the gorgeous Athens campus.
The famed privet hedges line the field and separate the Georgia fans and the action on the field with style that matches the dolled-up student section.
Sanford’s Southwest corner is also home to a canine marble mausoleum in which the first eight generations of Bulldog mascots have been laid to rest.
Small towns, huge crowds, tailgating, bands, cheerleaders and student sections are just a few of the reasons college football is the best sport on the planet.
There are a variety of ways to evaluate the greatness of a stadium.
Huge attendance numbers, home-field advantage in the win-loss column, ear-piercing decibels, rich traditions, picturesque landscapes and amenities are just a few of the aspects that must be considered to rank so many great college football cathedrals.
As one of the loudest and most rabid atmospheres in the nation, LSU boasts one of the most daunting home-field advantages in college football — especially at night.
Les Miles has three perfect home seasons and is 50-7 in Death Valley overall during his eight seasons as head coach.
A million renovation is underway to push Tiger Stadium’s capacity to 100,000, only furthering this hallowed ground reputation as one of the nation’s top venues.And, honestly, how many venues have a real live Bengal Tiger roaming the sidelines?And there is no better collection of home stadiums than in the nation's best conference, so keep in mind that ranking this league's stadiums functions like recruiting rankings.Meaning, Arkansas may be seventh in the SEC but top 20 nationally.With that in mind, here's how the stadiums in the SEC stack up.Opened: 1924Capacity: 92,5422012 Attendance: 92,626 (7th nationally)Be it the vast and unique tailgating menu or Richter Scale-inducing fans, few places in the nation can send chills down your spine like a game at Tiger Stadium.