NOTES: President Donald Trump
attended the game and was on the field for the National Anthem. ... Herschel Walker , who led Georgia to its 1980 national title as a freshman running back, was honorary captain for the Bulldogs. ... Alabama was without OLB Anfernee Jennings and RG Lester Connor, who both suffered knee injuries in the Sugar Bowl, and LT Jonah Williams had to leave early in the third quarter. ... There was a leak from the closed retractable roof at the west 25-yard line during warmups, but it wasn't an issue during the game. ... P JK Scott and OLB Rashaan Evans were the only Alabama players to play in the College Football Playoff each of its four years. ... Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt, like Georgia's Kirby Smart two years ago, worked the title game before taking over as an SEC head coach. Pruitt will coach Tennessee. ... The 2019 CFP championship will be played at Levi Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif.