1. Ranking 10 Best SEC Football Teams of BCS Era

    Picking the best SEC football teams during their dominant run through the BCS era essentially means nitpicking some of the strongest teams in recent memory...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 9 hours ago 1,037 reads 9 comments

  2. 2014 Stat Predictions for Top 20 SEC Football Stars

    SEC football media days mean the season is right around the corner. Well, as much as mid-July can represent games approaching, anyway...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 6 days ago 5,075 reads 31 comments

  3. Grading Top SEC Recruits' Performance at 2014 The Opening

    SEC football prospects rarely fly under the radar these days with recruiting having long since become its own multimillion-dollar industry. The Opening now allows future Saturday standouts to take center stage even earlier...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 7 days ago 4,469 reads 2 comments

  4. SEC Football: 2014 Stat Predictions for Every New Starting QB

    Whether SEC football can retain the mantle of the nation’s strongest conference will largely hinge upon the success of the nine new full-time starting quarterbacks...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 19 days ago 21,758 reads 105 comments

  5. Every SEC Football Team's Biggest Recruiting Flop from BCS Era

    New recruits promote optimism during the spring and summer around every SEC football team for good reason—the new crop of players represents a future with limitless possibilities...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 22 days ago 34,239 reads 100 comments

  6. SEC Football: Top 10 Coordinators for 2014 Season

    SEC football has raised the bar with coordinator salaries for good reason—many of the best assistant coaches make their livings in Southeastern college towns. Such fierce competition breeds top-notch head coaching prospects...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 27 days ago 17,112 reads 66 comments

  7. SEC Football: Players Whose Draft Stock Will Rise in 2014

    SEC football players hear their names called every spring during the NFL draft. How they get to the point of an NFL organization deciding to select them varies tremendously...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 29 days ago 5,627 reads 21 comments

  8. Biggest Remaining Challenge Each SEC Coach Faces This Offseason

    Amazingly, SEC Media Days are less than a month away, meaning this is a great time to examine each program’s biggest question marks headed into summer camp...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 1 month ago 10,230 reads 33 comments

  9. SEC Football: The 10 Best Players of the BCS Era

    The SEC's streak of national championships in football ended when Florida State topped Auburn in the final minute in 2014, but one defeat doesn ’t mar the league’s brilliant run through the BCS era...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 1 month ago 9,520 reads 159 comments

  10. SEC Football: 12 Backups Who Could Start in Another Conference

    In SEC football, like many power conferences, a number of talented players are relegated to reserve roles because of logjams at their respective positions. One late spring departure perfectly illustrates that point for the SEC...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 1 month ago 28,669 reads 130 comments

  11. 15 SEC Football Players You Need to Know More About

    Increased coverage of SEC football means big stars shine brighter than ever. Just because a player opens on Labor Day weekend as an unknown, though, doesn't mean he will stay one...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 1 month ago 25,782 reads 76 comments

  12. SEC Football: Power Ranking the Conference's 5 Most Intense Fan Bases

    Identifying a “most intense fanbase” is akin to declaring a Game of Thrones death “most gruesome.” Sure, some are uglier than others, but none are particularly pretty...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 1 month ago 24,865 reads 239 comments

  13. SEC Football: Ranking the 5 Teams with the Best Chance to Win Conference

    College football begins again in 88 days, which means the optimism generated in spring practice burns strong. You know—at least until midway through the first quarter of the season opener...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 1 month ago 26,554 reads 268 comments

  14. SEC Football: Ranking Best Defenders Heading into 2014 Season

    Pinpointing the top defenders after spring practice is no simple task. Sure, many SEC observers could have picked out Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley and South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney at this time last year...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 1 month ago 37,675 reads 126 comments

  15. SEC Football: Every Team's Dream 2015 Recruit

    In the SEC, it’s never too early to think about next year. Winning championships is nice and all, but the true objective is to step into dynasty territory...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 2 months ago 3,381 reads 9 comments

  16. SEC Football Recruiting: Most Exciting 2015 Prospects to Watch at Summer Camps

    Even with the recent trend of earlier-than-ever commitments, summer camps mean coaches getting the opportunity to work with and watch top-notch recruits. Some have already made their decisions...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 2 months ago 3,570 reads 5 comments

  17. SEC Football: 5 Coaches on the Hot Seat in 2014

    For a second consecutive season, the majority of SEC coaches find themselves in reasonably comfortable positions...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 2 months ago 24,102 reads 139 comments

  18. SEC Football: 10 Scariest Nonconference Games for 2014

    Few entities in sports wear the bull's-eye on their backs more proudly than the college football programs in the SEC...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 3 months ago 4,080 reads 21 comments

  19. Power Ranking Every SEC Program at Quarterback, Post-Spring Practice

    Spring practice is in the past for most programs now, meaning no more official practice time until camp opens in August. Now seems as good a time as any to evaluate where SEC teams stand at the most important position in the sport—quarterback...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 3 months ago 29,017 reads 143 comments

  20. Why Mississippi State Controls the Road to the SEC Championship Game

    Mississippi State has reached the SEC Championship Game just one time—in 1998—since the annual contest began in 1992. The Bulldogs, coming off a 7-6 season, likely won’t reach Atlanta again this year, either...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 3 months ago 2,740 reads 27 comments

  21. 10 Most Important Coordinators in the SEC

    Though head coaches rightfully get the most credit or blame for wins and losses in today’s college football, a great coordinator can completely turn around a program...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 3 months ago 10,775 reads 45 comments

  22. Why Alabama Is Today's Real Linebacker U of College Football

    “Linebacker U” has become a contested title in recent years. Alabama and coach Nick Saban have started to quiet the debate, though, pulling away from the rest of the pack as the destination for high-profile linebackers...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 3 months ago 7,854 reads 19 comments

  23. How Nick Saban Turned Alabama Football Around

    Nick Saban arrived at the Tuscaloosa Regional Airport to a frenzied throng of Alabama fans with perhaps unheralded excitement and expectations...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 3 months ago 4,468 reads 9 comments

  24. Why NCAA Should Not Expand the College Football Playoff

    Proponents of an expanded College Football Playoff should have cringed over the UConn-Kentucky men’s basketball NCAA tournament championship game...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 3 months ago 7,488 reads 103 comments

  25. 12 Starting Quarterbacks Most Likely to Lose Their Jobs Before the End of 2014

    Forget the old adage about quarterbacks getting too much credit and blame in today’s college football...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 3 months ago 137,961 reads 157 comments