OK, Vols and Aggies, this is when we really find out what you're made of. We've heard the hype and witnessed the improvements in person, but when you two clash for that coveted 6-0 mark, all eyes will descend on you to find out if you are what you think you are. ESPN's College GameDay is in College Station, Texas, this week for the country's game of the week.
Auburn at Mississippi State, noon ET, SEC Network
Don't expect much offense from either side with how both of these teams have played thus far. Both rank in the bottom half of the SEC in scoring and total offense. Sure, they've both played in only two SEC games each, but Mississippi State's 27 points against South Carolina are the most either team has scored in a league game. Auburn hasn't even hit 20 points yet.
LSU at No. 18 Florida: Postponed because of Hurricane Matthew
No. 9 Tennessee at No. 8 Texas A&M, 3:30 p.m. ET, CBS
This is the one everyone in the SEC is talking about. Tennessee has had back-to-back thrilling comeback wins, but the Vols now face a Texas A&M team currently playing beyond its expectations. The Vols were the overwhelming favorite to win the SEC East and now have full control with wins over Florida and Georgia. However, slow starts almost cost Tennessee in both games; the Vols trailed by a total of 38 points. Texas A&M has yet to relinquish a lead this season and is outscoring opponents 99-34 in the second half. The winner will earn the title of Alabama's top challenger.
Vanderbilt at Kentucky, 4 p.m. ET, SEC Network
This game isn't on the national radar, but it's a game that could have major job implications on the line. Kentucky's Mark Stoops and Vandy's Derek Mason both enter the game 2-3, with their teams playing below expectations. Vandy can't throw the ball (league-worst 154.6 yards per game) and Kentucky can't stop anyone from throwing the ball (SEC-worst 269.4 yards per game). Both teams had bowl aspirations, but the loser will need a miracle to reach six wins this season.
No. 1 Alabama at No. 16 Arkansas, 7 p.m. ET, ESPN
Alabama is actually getting the backseat when it comes to attention. No matter. This should be the first real test for Alabama, and Arkansas isn't afraid of Nick Saban or his talented team. Arkansas hasn't beaten Alabama since 2006, but the last time these two met in Fayetteville, Arkansas, Alabama squeaked out a 14-13 win. Earlier this week, Arkansas coach Bret Bielema said he didn't need superheroes to beat Alabama. He'll just need the best performance from his Arkansas team to this point.
Georgia at South Carolina, Sunday 2:30 p.m. ET, SEC Network
This is a game that was moved back because of Hurricane Matthew, which also indefinitely postponed Florida's game with LSU. It will be interesting to see how Georgia bounces back after last week's painful Hail Mary loss to Tennessee after leading by 17 and almost winning on its own Hail Mary with 10 seconds left.