Anchored by its dominant defense, Georgia took down previously undefeated Tennessee last weekend. Dusty Dvoracek  included a Georgia standout in his Dominant Defenders for Week 10.

Dvoracek selected Georgia defensive lineman Jalen Carter for his efforts in the 27-13 home victory.

The 6-foot-3, 300-pound Carter amassed a sack and had 2 forced fumbles against Tennessee. The junior out of Apopka, FL has 7 solo tackles on the season. For his career, Carter has tallied 61 total tackles and 4 sacks.

Georgia has been excellent on defense this season. Georgia hasn’t given up more than 22 points in any conference contest this season. 6 times this season Georgia has allowed 13 points or less, as well as 2 shutouts vs. Samford, and Vanderbilt.

Linebacker Jamon Dumas-Johnson is tops for Georgia with 42 total tackles and 3 sacks. Defensive back Malaki Starks is runner-up for Georgia with 40 total tackles and tied with 2 interceptions.

No. 1 Georgia is striving for a 10-0 mark when they head to Mississippi State on Saturday. Kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. ET and the game will be televised on ESPN. Georgia has a 19-6 against Mississippi State in the all-time series. Georgia has 3 consecutive wins against Mississippi State.