Bleacher Report - SEC Football http://bleacherreport.com/ Bleacher Report SEC Football en-us 30 SEC Teams Most Likely to Start True Freshmen in 2016 Christopher Walsh Anyone who wonders what kind of impact a freshman can have on a team only needs to look at the University of Alabama football program last season...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614251-sec-teams-most-likely-to-start-true-freshmen-in-2016">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:47:29 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614251-sec-teams-most-likely-to-start-true-freshmen-in-2016 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614251-sec-teams-most-likely-to-start-true-freshmen-in-2016 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614251-sec-teams-most-likely-to-start-true-freshmen-in-2016 5-Star Tide Signee Ben Davis 'Shooting For' Father's Alabama Tackles Record Tyler Donohue Ben Davis was diligent on the recruiting trail but ultimately found no alternative worth passing on a legacy opportunity at Alabama. "I went with my heart," the nation's No. 1 overall linebacker recruit told Bleacher Report...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614127-5-star-tide-signee-ben-davis-shooting-for-fathers-alabama-tackles-record">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 11:24:31 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614127-5-star-tide-signee-ben-davis-shooting-for-fathers-alabama-tackles-record http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614127-5-star-tide-signee-ben-davis-shooting-for-fathers-alabama-tackles-record http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614127-5-star-tide-signee-ben-davis-shooting-for-fathers-alabama-tackles-record Why Alabama Had the Best Recruiting Class on National Signing Day David McCracken On January 11, the University of Alabama declared itself as the national champion in a 45-40 victory over Clemson in the College Football Playoff. Less than a month later, the Crimson Tide were at it again...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614041-why-alabama-had-the-best-recruiting-class-on-national-signing-day">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:07:27 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614041-why-alabama-had-the-best-recruiting-class-on-national-signing-day http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614041-why-alabama-had-the-best-recruiting-class-on-national-signing-day http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614041-why-alabama-had-the-best-recruiting-class-on-national-signing-day Tee Higgins Decommits from Tennessee: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction Adam Wells Less than five months after committing to the University of Tennessee, football and basketball star Tee Higgins has decided to reopen his recruiting...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614022-tee-higgins-decommits-from-tennessee-latest-details-comments-and-reaction">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 20:24:38 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614022-tee-higgins-decommits-from-tennessee-latest-details-comments-and-reaction http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614022-tee-higgins-decommits-from-tennessee-latest-details-comments-and-reaction http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2614022-tee-higgins-decommits-from-tennessee-latest-details-comments-and-reaction Marvin Terry, Missouri Commit, Arrested for Assault: Latest Details, Comments Joseph Zucker Marvin Terry , a 3-star defensive end in the 2016 recruiting class, is being held in a Dallas County, Texas, jail on allegations of assault, per David Morrison of the Columbia Daily Tribune ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613897-marvin-terry-missouri-commit-arrested-for-assault-latest-details-comments">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 13:58:37 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613897-marvin-terry-missouri-commit-arrested-for-assault-latest-details-comments http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613897-marvin-terry-missouri-commit-arrested-for-assault-latest-details-comments http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613897-marvin-terry-missouri-commit-arrested-for-assault-latest-details-comments Which 2016 Signee Will Help Their Team Win a National Title Next Season? Ben Kercheval Impact freshmen are everywhere now in college football. Thanks to the rise of 7-of-7 and summer camps, high school football is now a 365-day-per-year sport and incoming freshmen are ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613817-which-2016-signee-will-help-their-team-win-a-national-title-next-season">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 12:48:05 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613817-which-2016-signee-will-help-their-team-win-a-national-title-next-season http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613817-which-2016-signee-will-help-their-team-win-a-national-title-next-season http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613817-which-2016-signee-will-help-their-team-win-a-national-title-next-season Once Again, College Football Should Never Count Out Nick Saban and Alabama Adam Kramer This was as good a time as any to doubt Alabama, so I did. Just 22 days after the engineer of this magnificent machine reinvented himself in the national championship, I questioned whether Nick Saban could pull it off once again...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613866-once-again-college-football-should-never-count-out-nick-saban-and-alabama">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 12:34:37 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613866-once-again-college-football-should-never-count-out-nick-saban-and-alabama http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613866-once-again-college-football-should-never-count-out-nick-saban-and-alabama http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613866-once-again-college-football-should-never-count-out-nick-saban-and-alabama Alabama Football Recruiting: Meet the Crimson Tide's 2016 Class Christopher Walsh TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was business as usual at the University of Alabama football complex during Wednesday’s national signing day, which was just the way the Crimson Tide wanted it...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613735-alabama-football-recruiting-meet-the-crimson-tides-2016-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 11:48:41 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613735-alabama-football-recruiting-meet-the-crimson-tides-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613735-alabama-football-recruiting-meet-the-crimson-tides-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613735-alabama-football-recruiting-meet-the-crimson-tides-2016-class Auburn Football Recruiting: Meet the Tigers' 2016 Class Justin Ferguson In order for Auburn to get back to where it feels like it belongs in the college football world, it had to keep doing what it was doing on the recruiting trail...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613334-auburn-football-recruiting-meet-the-tigers-2016-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 11:15:40 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613334-auburn-football-recruiting-meet-the-tigers-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613334-auburn-football-recruiting-meet-the-tigers-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613334-auburn-football-recruiting-meet-the-tigers-2016-class Georgia Football Recruiting: Meet the Bulldogs' 2016 Class Brian Marron The Georgia Bulldogs scored a major victory Wednesday in head coach Kirby Smart’s first recruiting class...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613808-georgia-football-recruiting-meet-the-bulldogs-2016-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 10:23:03 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613808-georgia-football-recruiting-meet-the-bulldogs-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613808-georgia-football-recruiting-meet-the-bulldogs-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613808-georgia-football-recruiting-meet-the-bulldogs-2016-class Florida Football Recruiting: Meet the Gators' 2016 Class Brian Marron The Florida Gators look to be in great shape moving forward following Jim McElwain ’s first full recruiting class as head coach...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613740-florida-football-recruiting-meet-the-gators-2016-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 01:44:31 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613740-florida-football-recruiting-meet-the-gators-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613740-florida-football-recruiting-meet-the-gators-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613740-florida-football-recruiting-meet-the-gators-2016-class Tennessee Football Recruiting: Meet the Volunteers' 2016 Class Brad Shepard Right about the time Thompson-Boling Arena was erupting as Tennessee's victorious Volunteers basketball team was upsetting Kentucky on Tuesday night, super-athlete Tyler Byrd settled ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613394-tennessee-football-recruiting-meet-the-volunteers-2016-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 23:40:22 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613394-tennessee-football-recruiting-meet-the-volunteers-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613394-tennessee-football-recruiting-meet-the-volunteers-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613394-tennessee-football-recruiting-meet-the-volunteers-2016-class LSU Football Recruiting: Meet the Tigers' 2016 Class Bryan Manning Just two months ago, the LSU Tigers wanted to fire head coach Les Miles . Now, on national signing day, Miles is sitting pretty thanks to a class ranked No. 3 overall, according to 247Sports...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613060-lsu-football-recruiting-meet-the-tigers-2016-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 23:00:35 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613060-lsu-football-recruiting-meet-the-tigers-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613060-lsu-football-recruiting-meet-the-tigers-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613060-lsu-football-recruiting-meet-the-tigers-2016-class Alabama May Have the Most Loaded Roster in College Football History Christopher Walsh TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It's in the midst of a dynasty, perhaps the greatest college football has ever seen, and Nick Saban is already staking his claim as the sport's most successful coach...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613628-alabama-may-have-the-most-loaded-roster-in-college-football-history">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 22:23:39 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613628-alabama-may-have-the-most-loaded-roster-in-college-football-history http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613628-alabama-may-have-the-most-loaded-roster-in-college-football-history http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613628-alabama-may-have-the-most-loaded-roster-in-college-football-history Texas A&M Football Recruiting: Meet the Aggies' 2016 Class Bryan Manning The Texas A&M Aggies wrapped up the 2016 recruiting cycle with the nation's No. 18 class . While the Aggies didn't sign one 5-star recruit, it could end up being Kevin ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613059-texas-am-football-recruiting-meet-the-aggies-2016-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 20:36:03 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613059-texas-am-football-recruiting-meet-the-aggies-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613059-texas-am-football-recruiting-meet-the-aggies-2016-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613059-texas-am-football-recruiting-meet-the-aggies-2016-class Auburn National Signing Day 2016: 5 Takeaways from Tigers' Class Justin Ferguson Another signing day is officially in the books for Auburn, and the Tigers find themselves in a familiar spot as the 2016 cycle comes to a close—the top 10...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613333-auburn-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-tigers-class">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 18:04:22 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613333-auburn-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-tigers-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613333-auburn-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-tigers-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613333-auburn-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-tigers-class Alabama Finishes with No. 1 Recruiting Class in Nation: Latest Details, Reaction Joseph Zucker The Alabama Crimson Tide are the reigning college football national champions, and they are arguably this year's winners on the recruiting trail as well after collecting the best class in the country Wednesday...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613645-alabama-finishes-with-no-1-recruiting-class-in-nation-latest-details-reaction">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 18:03:56 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613645-alabama-finishes-with-no-1-recruiting-class-in-nation-latest-details-reaction http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613645-alabama-finishes-with-no-1-recruiting-class-in-nation-latest-details-reaction http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613645-alabama-finishes-with-no-1-recruiting-class-in-nation-latest-details-reaction Georgia's Kirby Smart Closes Strong on 2016 National Signing Day David Kenyon The hiring of head coach Kirby Smart brought a renewed sense of hope to the Georgia football program, and 2016 national signing day did nothing to suggest otherwise. Smart and the Bulldogs coaching staff pieced together the nation's No...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613609-georgias-kirby-smart-closes-strong-on-2016-national-signing-day">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 17:55:11 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613609-georgias-kirby-smart-closes-strong-on-2016-national-signing-day http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613609-georgias-kirby-smart-closes-strong-on-2016-national-signing-day http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613609-georgias-kirby-smart-closes-strong-on-2016-national-signing-day Georgia National Signing Day 2016: 5 Takeaways from Bulldogs' Class Brian Marron The Georgia Bulldogs football program is in a transition period, and its 2016 recruiting class will play an important role in establishing a strong foundation moving forward...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613623-georgia-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-bulldogs-class">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 17:36:42 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613623-georgia-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-bulldogs-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613623-georgia-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-bulldogs-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613623-georgia-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-bulldogs-class Ole Miss' Remarkable 2016 National Signing Day Deserves More Respect Brian Pedersen When Ole Miss landed a Top 10 recruiting class three years ago, it had the feeling of a once-in-a-lifetime occurrence. It turns out it was a twice-in-four-years event...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613602-ole-miss-remarkable-2016-national-signing-day-deserves-more-respect">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 17:22:23 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613602-ole-miss-remarkable-2016-national-signing-day-deserves-more-respect http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613602-ole-miss-remarkable-2016-national-signing-day-deserves-more-respect http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613602-ole-miss-remarkable-2016-national-signing-day-deserves-more-respect Tennessee National Signing Day 2016: 5 Takeaways from Vols' Class Brad Shepard Two lockdown defensive backs locked up another strong finish for Tennessee's football recruiting efforts, and by the time the nation's top-ranked JUCO player pledged to the Volunteers ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2612687-tennessee-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-vols-class">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 17:06:32 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2612687-tennessee-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-vols-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2612687-tennessee-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-vols-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2612687-tennessee-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-vols-class Auburn Steals Another Impact Recruit from UGA Territory in 5-Star Derrick Brown Justin Ferguson Auburn saved the best for last on national signing day by going back to a tried-and-true method—snagging a 5-star player out of the state of Georgia. Plenty of great Auburn players, past and present, hail from the Peach State...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613591-auburn-steals-another-impact-recruit-from-uga-territory-in-5-star-derrick-brown">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:32:07 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613591-auburn-steals-another-impact-recruit-from-uga-territory-in-5-star-derrick-brown http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613591-auburn-steals-another-impact-recruit-from-uga-territory-in-5-star-derrick-brown http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613591-auburn-steals-another-impact-recruit-from-uga-territory-in-5-star-derrick-brown Power Ranking Every SEC Team's 2016 Recruiting Class Barrett Sallee The faxes have been sent, pen has met paper and the class of 2016 has signed on the dotted line, National signing day is in the books, and it was a banner year in the SEC...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2612191-power-ranking-every-sec-teams-2016-recruiting-class">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:31:45 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2612191-power-ranking-every-sec-teams-2016-recruiting-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2612191-power-ranking-every-sec-teams-2016-recruiting-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2612191-power-ranking-every-sec-teams-2016-recruiting-class LSU National Signing Day 2016: 5 Takeaways from Tigers' Class Bryan Manning Remember back in November when rumors were rampant that the LSU Tigers wanted to fire head coach Les Miles ? Well, that feels like a distant memory now that LSU has signed the nation's No...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613057-lsu-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-tigers-class">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:14:14 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613057-lsu-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-tigers-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613057-lsu-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-tigers-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613057-lsu-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-tigers-class Texas A&M National Signing Day 2016: 5 Takeaways from Aggies Class Bryan Manning It's been a tough couple of months for Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin . Another disappointing season ended with news that two prized quarterback recruits from each of the last ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613056-texas-am-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-aggies-class">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:02:10 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613056-texas-am-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-aggies-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613056-texas-am-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-aggies-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613056-texas-am-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-aggies-class Florida National Signing Day 2016: 5 Takeaways from Gators' Class Brian Marron The Florida Gators were expected to improve when Jim McElwain was hired as head coach over a year ago, but few predicted it would happen so fast...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613596-florida-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-gators-class">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:54:22 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613596-florida-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-gators-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613596-florida-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-gators-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613596-florida-national-signing-day-2016-5-takeaways-from-gators-class 5-Stars Ben Davis, Mack Wilson Will Carry on Alabama's Great LB Tradition Tyler Donohue Less than a month after his fourth national championship victory at Alabama, head coach Nick Saban continues to provide Crimson Tide fans with reasons to celebrate...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613482-5-stars-ben-davis-mack-wilson-will-carry-on-alabamas-great-lb-tradition">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 14:48:30 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613482-5-stars-ben-davis-mack-wilson-will-carry-on-alabamas-great-lb-tradition http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613482-5-stars-ben-davis-mack-wilson-will-carry-on-alabamas-great-lb-tradition http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613482-5-stars-ben-davis-mack-wilson-will-carry-on-alabamas-great-lb-tradition Jonathan Kongbo to Tennessee: Volunteers Land 4-Star DE Prospect Joe Pantorno According to 247Sports' Ryan Callahan , 4-star JUCO defensive end prospect Jonathan Kongbo has signed with the University of Tennessee on national signing day. Per 247Sports , Kongbo is the No...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613550-jonathan-kongbo-to-tennessee-volunteers-land-4-star-de-prospect">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 13:44:51 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613550-jonathan-kongbo-to-tennessee-volunteers-land-4-star-de-prospect http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613550-jonathan-kongbo-to-tennessee-volunteers-land-4-star-de-prospect http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613550-jonathan-kongbo-to-tennessee-volunteers-land-4-star-de-prospect Aaron Robinson Flips Commitment from Florida to Alabama David Kenyon Welcome to national signing day, where surprises are expected. According to the Miami Herald , former Florida pledge Aaron Robinson spurned the Gators and flipped to Alabama...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613515-aaron-robinson-flips-commitment-from-florida-to-alabama">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 12:36:52 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613515-aaron-robinson-flips-commitment-from-florida-to-alabama http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613515-aaron-robinson-flips-commitment-from-florida-to-alabama http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2613515-aaron-robinson-flips-commitment-from-florida-to-alabama Ben Davis to Alabama: Crimson Tide Land 5-Star LB Prospect Matt Fitzgerald Ben Davis, a 5-star inside linebacker from Gordo High School in Gordo, Alabama, announced Wednesday that he's committed to playing college football for the University of Alabama...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2611541-ben-davis-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-5-star-lb-prospect">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 10:18:13 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2611541-ben-davis-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-5-star-lb-prospect http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2611541-ben-davis-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-5-star-lb-prospect http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2611541-ben-davis-to-alabama-crimson-tide-land-5-star-lb-prospect