1. Keeping the SEC on Top: What's the Next Big Thing?

    This time last year, the Southeastern Conference was further distancing itself from all other collegiate sports leagues in the United States.You might have heard about it. Nearly three billion dollars in television contracts...

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  2. How Vegas Views The SEC

    Each year, I find it fascinating to sit down and talk to the folks who work in the Vegas sportsbooks. And to be honest, this year, thanks to the economy and the hit it’s put on ...

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  3. The SEC On Television: Just For Kicks

    It’s Memorial Day. I should be on the lake, not at my laptop. So forgive my mind for wandering.As I typed a bit of information about the SEC’s television contracts earlier today, ...

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  4. Looking Forward to College Football: 10 Things I Want to See This Fall

    Everyone and their brother (and their brother’s blog) is posting lists these days.Five of this, 10 of that, Top 20s, Top 30s, etc., etc.Well, I want to get in on the list action...

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  5. No Fooling—Calipari Great For the SEC

    Ten observations of Kentucky’s hiring of John Calipari:1) Anyone who thinks that Calipari won’t win—and win big in the SEC is crazy...

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  6. Will Kentucky Be Making A Mistake If It Fires Head Coach Billy Gillispie?

    I would like to tell you that Kentucky will be making a mistake if it fires Billy Gillispie after just two years on the job.I would like to tell you that this kind of rash reaction can only damage a program’s reputation...

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  7. Did Tennessee Miss a Chance at Landing Jon Gruden?

    Last November, with Phillip Fulmer playing out his final days as Tennessee’s head football coach, rumors swirled that Jon Gruden was going to be marching back to Knoxville.The Buccaneers’ coach had been a graduate assistant at Tennessee...

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  8. Ranking SEC Coaches for 2008-2009

    With the season winding down, I felt it was time to rank the SEC’s basketball coaches, with evaluation based solely upon the work they did this year...

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  9. The SEC Body Parts We'll Be Talking About This Fall

    Every writer in the SEC is making lists these days, and quite frankly I’m feeling a little left out.While I spend hours putting together a detailed plan that would make the NCAA ...

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  10. Everybody's Laughing At Ole Miss' Football Schedule

    Don’t do it, Ole Miss fans.This fall, when your team is off to a hot start, don’t even think about crying about polls and rankings...

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  11. Silence On the Lane Kiffin Front? That's a First

    Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com breaks down the grievance filed by UT coach Lane Kiffin against the Oakland Raiders on his website today...

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  12. Why Nick Saban's Mindset Is the Real Concern with Alabama's Textbook Scandal

    I wonder what Nick Saban is thinking right about now.With Alabama embroiled in yet another NCAA scandal, is he starting to look around for the emergency exit signs?When Saban took the job at ...

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  13. Would Calipari Be Interested In Kentucky, Alabama, Or Georgia?

    Couldn’t help but notice an email from a UK fan to Lexington writer Mark Story (you can link to it from today’s SEC East notes) in which the fan says UK should dump Billy Gillispie and make a run at John Calipari—before Alabama does...

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  14. A Night of Upsets Hurts SEC's NCAA Tourney Hopes

    You, the fan, might enjoy a night of upsets, but all those shockers last night might have knocked the SEC down to just three NCAA bids.March 4 might be remembered as the night they drove old Dixie down...

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  15. Mark Richt Prays God Will Bring the Georgia Bulldogs the Right Players

    Let me state two things right up front before I share my views on this topic:1) I like Mark Richt. I believe he is a genuine, kind person...

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  16. NCAA Tournament Projections and Seeding News

    Who’s in and who’s out? When it comes to the SEC, the question doesn’t have many possible answers.At least not right now...

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  17. Around the SEC West: March 3, 2009

    Here are your Tuesday one-liners from the SEC West. UM Coaches around the SEC are bragging on the Rebels’ Terrico White...who now looks to be the odds-on favorite to win SEC Freshman of the Year honors...

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  18. Billy Gillispie Now Wearing Lane Kiffin's "Kick Me" Sign

    A month ago, Tennessee football coach Lane Kiffin was the butt of all jokes around the SEC.Columnists like Paul Finebaum were calling for his head simply because he’d said some cocky (and incorrect) things...

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  19. Around the SEC East - 3/3/09

    Ready for the news from around the East Division? Well, here it is in quick-hitter fashion:Vandy: After being named Sports Person of the Year by the Nashville Sports Council, Bobby ...

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  20. Steve Spurrier Speaks As Spring Practice Begins

    Steve Spurrier knows that he’s “putting all of our eggs in” Stephen Garcia’s basket this year...

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  21. Is Auburn's Late-Season Run Good for the Program?

    This is one of the those dirty little secrets that most fans don’t want to talk about. They don’t like to admit that these types of thoughts enter their heads...

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