They’re here! Watch UGA’s arrival into downtown Atlanta

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Georgia head coach Kirby Smart celebrates the Rose Bowl victory. They team just got into downtown Atlanta ahead of Monday's national championship. Photo: Hyosub Shin / hshin@ajc.com

Georgia players rolled into downtown Atlanta moments ago ahead of Monday’s national championship.

The weather’s just a little different than it was in sunny Pasadena, site of the Bulldogs’ historic Rose Bowl victory over Oklahoma.

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But Friday’s arctic temperatures didn’t detract from the warm welcome the team received.

Watch their arrival here:

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The game is at 8 p.m. Monday but fan events start Saturday. Crews were setting up the fan plaza in Centennial Olympic Park where concerts, concessions and various activities will take place.

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SkyView, the giant Ferris wheel across the street from Centennial Olympic Park, is getting in on the action:

 

Although this is Bulldog Country, all will feel welcome:

Y’all ready? #nationalchampionship #uga #alabama

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No matter which side you favor, the Atlanta Police Department is out in force to keep everyone safe:


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