1. SEC Media Days Are a Spectacle That Goes Beyond Football

    HOOVER, Ala. — Off in the distance, down an escalator in the lobby of a suburban Birmingham hotel, the sweet sound of college football is in the air. One day, that sound is a cowbell incessantly clanging and echoing through the halls...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 10 days ago 5,246 reads 11 comments

  2. Best and Worst Dressed from 2016 SEC Media Days

    SEC media days, which serve as the unofficial start to college football season, is all about getting the best of the best from the country's premier conference to talk about their upcoming campaigns...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 10 days ago 14,028 reads 26 comments

  3. You Won't Believe Alabama QB Commit Tua Tagovailoa's Trick-Shot Video

    Tua Tagovailoa , an Elite 11 quarterback and the MVP of The Opening 2016, is set to play for the Alabama Crimson Tide in 2017. Take a look at his incredible trick-shot video. Warning: Haters will say it's fake...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 days ago 9,697 reads 22 comments

  4. What Tennessee Must Do to Close Out Games Better in 2016

    At first glance, Tennessee's 9-4 record in 2015 looks like an impressive step forward and a testament to just how far head coach Butch Jones brought the Volunteers program in three seasons...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 days ago 6,175 reads 38 comments

  5. SEC Media Days 2016: Highlights, Comments and Twitter Reaction from Wednesday

    Alabama,  Arkansas, Kentucky and Missouri all appeared at Wednesday's SEC media day, though head coach Nick Saban and his Crimson Tide—as usual—stole the show...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 days ago 11,104 reads 109 comments

  6. Why Bret Bielema Has Replaced Steve Spurrier as the King of SEC Media Days

    HOOVER, Ala. — Move over, Steve Spurrier . There's a new sheriff in town. When the "Head Ball Coach" abruptly resigned from South Carolina in October of 2015, it left a void in the SEC "talkin' season" universe...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 11 days ago 9,597 reads 49 comments

  7. Nick Saban, Paul Finebaum Discuss Cam Robinson's Status at Alabama

    During Wednesday's SEC media day, ESPN's Paul Finebaum pressed Alabama head coach Nick Saban on his decision not to suspend offensive tackle Cam Robinson and defensive back Laurence Jones following their arrests in May...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 days ago 87,184 reads 237 comments

  8. Biggest Takeaways from Nick Saban's 2016 SEC Media Days Presser

    In years past, Nick Saban has used the podium at SEC media days like a pulpit. Pace of play and satellite camps have been some of his most recent sermon topics in Hoover, Alabama...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 11 days ago 6,387 reads 65 comments

  9. Tennessee Football: Best Quotes and Key Takeaways from SEC Media Days

    Tennessee fourth-year football coach Butch Jones doesn't need to think too far back to when his Volunteers were so irrelevant that it was evident in the empty seats at SEC media days in Hoover, Alabama...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 12 days ago 5,769 reads 10 comments

  10. Why It's All or Nothing for Texas A&M and Kevin Sumlin in 2016

    HOOVER, Ala. — Although he didn ’t go into details, Kevin Sumlin disclosed on Tuesday afternoon that he’s exchanged some text messages with his troubled former quarterback, Johnny Manziel , during the past few weeks...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 12 days ago 6,789 reads 135 comments

  11. SEC Media Days 2016: Highlights, Comments and Twitter Reaction from Tuesday

    Georgia, Mississippi State, Tennessee and Texas A&M had their SEC media days on Tuesday, and few coaches were under the microscope quite like Georgia's first-year head coach, Kirby Smart...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 12 days ago 11,174 reads 56 comments

  12. Why the SEC's Lack of Star QBs Doesn't Matter

    HOOVER, Ala. — If you're looking for quarterback star power at SEC media days, you'll probably be wandering around the Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel for a while. There's not much of it...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 12 days ago 15,012 reads 104 comments

  13. Georgia's Kirby Smart Handled 1st SEC Media Days Like a Seasoned Veteran

    Kirby Smart rarely talked to the media as Alabama's defensive coordinator. Under Nick Saban , he didn't have the weekly press conference obligations of many top assistants in college football...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 12 days ago 5,859 reads 14 comments

  14. Florida Campus Police Throw Shade at FSU, Jameis Winston with 'Pokemon GO' Tweet

    The University of Florida Police Department dished out quite the hot take to former Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston . UF Public Safety tweeted a Pokemon GO post featuring the character Krabby, which was found above some actual crab legs...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 12 days ago 24,490 reads 13 comments

  15. SEC Media Days 2016: B/R Barrett Sallee's Predicted Order of Finish

    HOOVER, Ala. — It's time for rubber to meet the road. The SEC sent out ballots for predicted order of finish in each division and the SEC Championship Game on Tuesday morning...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 12 days ago 14,157 reads 127 comments

  16. Florida Football: Best Quotes and Key Takeaways from SEC Media Days

    Defending SEC East Division champion Florida got its turn in front of the cameras and microphones Monday during the first day of SEC media days in Hoover, Alabama...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 13 days ago 4,730 reads 59 comments

  17. Auburn Player Discipline and the Top Moments from Gus Malzahn at SEC Media Days

    Player discipline will be a constant topic at this week's SEC media days as several programs across the league prepare to answer questions about suspensions—or the lack thereof...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 13 days ago 2,451 reads 27 comments

  18. Greg Sankey's 2nd 'State of the SEC' Speech Shows He's Right for the Job

    HOOVER, Ala. — Greg Sankey stepped to the microphone to officially open SEC media days, with the eyes of the college football world watching. He showed everyone a leader...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 13 days ago 9,993 reads 9 comments

  19. SEC Media Days Schedule 2016: TV, Live-Stream Coverage and Known Participants

    The 2016 SEC media days begin Monday and run through Thursday as numerous top college football players and coaching personalities provide fodder for fans and media with the buildup to the regular season beginning...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 13 days ago 2,995 reads 0 comments

  20. The Biggest Takeaways from LSU Recruits' Performances at the Opening

    BEAVERTON, Ore. — Nearly half of LSU's 2017 recruiting class was on display at The Opening last week. Tigers head coach Les Miles and his staff have put together a group that currently rates as the No...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 13 days ago 7,117 reads 10 comments

  21. The Biggest Takeaways from Georgia's Recruits Performance at the Opening

    BEAVERTON , Oregon — There’s little question that new Georgia head coach Kirby Smart has galvanized the program since taking over the program in January...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 13 days ago 9,422 reads 8 comments

  22. The Biggest Takeaways from Alabama Recruits' Performances at the Opening

    BEAVERTON , Oregon — It comes as little surprise to see Alabama as one of the main programs represented with a number of talented prospects participating in The Opening...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 13 days ago 6,576 reads 8 comments

  23. Toneil Carter to Georgia: Bulldogs Land 4-Star RB Prospect

    Georgia added a big piece to its backfield ahead of the 2017 season, securing the commitment of Toneil Carter on Sunday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 14 days ago 13,700 reads 33 comments

  24. Grant Delpit to LSU: Tigers Land 4-Star Safety Prospect

    LSU added a playmaker to the backend of its future defense Saturday when safety prospect Grant Delpit committed to its 2017 recruiting class, per Ross Dellenger of the New Orleans Advocate...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 6,538 reads 14 comments

  25. Les Miles, Kevin Sumlin Reportedly to Be Deposed in LSU Lawsuit vs. John Chavis

    LSU Tigers head coach Les Miles and Texas A&M Aggies head coach Kevin Sumlin will reportedly both give depositions as part of LSU's lawsuit against former defensive coordinator John Chavis, per the Advocate 's Ross Dellenger ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 days ago 13,655 reads 9 comments