1. SEC Football: Week 1 Grades

    Alabama: A+Hard to call that game an upset. I don't think there's any doubt the better team won that game, which really shows the discrepancy between the SEC and a weaker conference like the ACC...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 97 reads 1 comments

  2. Week 1 2008 Picks

    It’s finally here. You can wax poetic about the sights/sounds/smells about this time of year if you want, but the bottom line is that it’s finally here. Nothing else to say about it...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 65 reads 0 comments

  3. Which SEC Offenses Will Take Off This Year—and Which Will Fail to Launch?

    One of the biggest stories in the SEC last year was the sharp increase in offense across the conference. As a whole, scoring was up more than 23 percent, with nine teams increasing their PPG average from 2006 to 2007...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 139 reads 2 comments

  4. Random Randomness from SEC Football

    * CBS may have accidentally leaked their 2008 SEC schedule. Being the defending BCS champs sure has its advantages... (big h/t to Saturday in the South) * Dennis Dodd's new 25 Things features a lot of SEC tidbits...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 199 reads 2 comments

  5. SEC West Predictions: Auburn Looks to Be Clear Favorite in 2008

    Every team in the West has questions this year. How will Auburn do running the spread for a full season? What kind of production will LSU get from its QBs? Will Alabama greatly improve in Year ...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 515 reads 7 comments

  6. SEC East Predictions: Florida and Georgia to Battle for Division Title in 2008

    I wanted to pick UGA to win it, I really did—but I just couldn't. With injuries, an apparent lack of focus, and that schedule, I think they're fighting an uphill battle this season...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 364 reads 1 comments

  7. Rivals Unit Rankings

    Rivals has ranked each collective unit for all 12 SEC teams. They ranked the Offensive Backfield, Wide Receivers/Tight End, O-Line, D-Line, Linebackers, Secondaries, Special Teams, and Coaches 1-12...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 58 reads 0 comments

  8. More drama in Fayetteville

    Just what the Arkansas athletic department needed - a little more drama.The Arkansas men's basketball team will be without its only returning player with any real SEC experience next season as Patrick Beverley will not be back...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 202 reads 0 comments

  9. Random Links For a Wednesday

    * ESPN has a good read about the incredible track record of the 12 SEC football coaches. Undoubtedly, the SEC's prominence starts at the top. Some key points from Pat Forde:• Five coaches who own national championship rings...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 45 reads 0 comments

  10. History Repeats Itself for SEC Fans with Bobby Petrino Hire

    Internet message boards…love ‘em or hate ‘em, they’re a significant part of the fan/college sports relationship...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 1,037 reads 22 comments

  11. Scary Thought

    So I'm flipping through Phil Steele's college preview guide today, looking at bowl projections and schedules et al, and a terrifying thought occurred to me.....

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 111 reads 2 comments

  12. SEC Brawlers

    Two former All-SEC performers have been at the center of brawls recently, though to varying degrees. Former Tennessee All-American Candace Parker was one of the key contributers to the big WNBA brawl - think about that phrase for a moment...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 84 reads 0 comments

  13. There's no Place Like Home

    Former Tide guard Antoine Pettway has clicked his heels together and is returning to Tuscaloosa to be an assistant coach on Gottfried's staff, replacing Kobie Baker...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 78 reads 0 comments

  14. College Sports: Not Too Much Going on These Days

    Other than what seems to be a twice-weekly occurrence of players being booted off teams, all's quiet for now. Well, except for Urban Meyer. Most of you have probably heard about this...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 363 reads 9 comments

  15. College Football:Top SEC Newcomers

    Chris Low ranks the SEC's Top 10 Newcomers 1. Jevan Snead, QB, Ole Miss 2. Chris Rainey, RB, Florida 3. Demetrice Morley, S, Tennessee 4. Chris Todd, QB, Auburn 5. Raven Gray, DE, Auburn 6...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 390 reads 0 comments

  16. Billy Packer: Goodbye and Good Riddance

    There are a few things in life I'll never understand: Braille on drive-thru ATMs. Why Radiohead is popular. Why Ohio State fans talk down the SEC's scheduling when the Big Ten is such a joke...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 391 reads 0 comments

  17. Athens has been rockin' lately

    What in the world is going on in Athens lately? For all the athletic success UGA has already experienced this year - in baseball, tennis, a remarkable SEC Tourney in men's basketball - it seems they're in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 60 reads 0 comments

  18. You don't have to be a College athlete to be stupid

    As a society, we’ve grown numb to crimes like “marijuana possession” or “disorderly conduct”, especially when it comes to athletes that we root for every week...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 82 reads 0 comments

  19. Georgia gets run over by Cinderella

    After a remarkable Cinderella run through the SEC men's basketball tournament, the University of Georgia had the tables turned against it in Omaha...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 83 reads 0 comments

  20. Could the SEC have 10 Bowl Teams in 2008-09?

    ESPN's Mark Schlabach believes that 10 SEC teams will be bowling at the end of the 2008 season. He predicts:*Georgia vs Ohio State in the National Title Game(Oh goody, tOSU vs the SEC in a bowl game...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 243 reads 3 comments

  21. Alabama Football's Jimmy Johns: So THIS Is Why Nick Saban Oversigned...

    It's all starting to make sense now.Nick Saban was asked a lot of questions when he oversigned for the upcoming 2008 football season, but quite obviously he knew he'd have some open roster spots...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about 6 years ago 218 reads 5 comments

  22. SEC Basketball: AJC Not Very High on '08-09

    Mark Bradley of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution has a look at the upcoming college basketball season. While he—like many—assumes it's a foregone conclusion that UNC will ...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about over 6 years ago 560 reads 7 comments

  23. Why you should love every college football team

    The guys over at Cake Rocks the Party have put together a list of reasons to pull for every team in the country. Some are quite funny, some not so much. But in a college-football starved region of the country, it’s certainly worth a read...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about over 6 years ago 5,211 reads 0 comments

  24. Ron Polk Not a Happy Camper at Mississippi State

    You know how sometimes, after a person has been around for awhile and made a few accomplishments, he starts to get an inflated opinion of himself? Well that's where former Mississippi State baseball coach Ron Polk is these days...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about over 6 years ago 679 reads 2 comments

  25. College Baseball Brackets: SEC teams and the College World Series

    The baseball regionals were announced yesterday and 9 of 12 (75 percent) of the league will be playing postseason baseball. While the conference was not as strong this year as it has been in the past, No...

    The Dead Guy SEC Written by The Dead Guy SEC about over 6 years ago 1,339 reads 0 comments