LOTD: Yet Another Reason Why SEC Football Is Just on Another Level

Midwest Sports FansAnalyst IAugust 20, 2009

MOBILE, AL - JANUARY 24:  Antoine Caldwell #59 of the South Team prepare before the game against the North Team during the Under Armour Senior Bowl on January 24, 2009 at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images for Under Armour)

As if we needed it, Dash over at Deadspin provided more proof today why the SEC is the craziest and most insane college football conference in America.

Today’s lesson: if you play football for Alabama and hit a girl, her father will take your side. Roll Tide!

The story involves reserve LB Courtney Upshaw and his girlfriend Kendall Grzyb. Details below, with plenty more over at Deadspin, in today’s Link of the Day:

Campus cops apparently witnessed some sort of scuffle between Upshaw and Kendall Grzyb, a 19-year-old U of A student, so they hauled the two lovebirds in for a night in jail. But Father of the Year Dave Grzyb is operating under the assumption that his own child is the one who should be blamed.

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Now maybe if this had happened in March, he could have let it slide, but Papa Grzyb doesn’t need this kind of distraction during two-a-days.

And now some more tasty treats from around the web: