While the argument continues about whether defenses win championships, there is no question the SEC is known for great defensive play. Whether you want to attribute six consecutive national championships to that side of the ball, it remains up to you.
Believe it or not, we are already a month into the college football season. And with nearly half of each team's schedule finished, we have seen some terrific defensive play from the SEC and some surprising teams that haven't lived up to expectations. There are currently four SEC defenses that are ranked in the top 25 in total yards allowed.
While the month of October will tell us more about which units are better than the rest, let's take a look at the best SEC defenses from the month of September.