1. SEC Football Q&A: Would Kevin Sumlin and Dan Mullen Be Targets for Florida?

    Things just got interesting. During Week 5, the SEC East took center stage. We learned a lot about the lesser division in the SEC when Georgia survived a scare from Tennessee and South Carolina was upset at home by Missouri...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 10,904 reads 29 comments

  2. The 1 Thing Florida Must Do to Beat Tennessee and Save Will Muschamp's Job

    Let's run down a list of things Florida head coach Will Muschamp can put on his resume. Fix the offense? Nope. The Gators are tied for 10th in the SEC in yards per play (5...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 9,166 reads 58 comments

  3. Alabama's Offense vs. Ole Miss' Defense Won't Be the Determining Factor

    When No. 3 Alabama walks into Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, Mississippi, on Saturday afternoon to take on No. 11 Ole Miss, it will be power vs. power in one of the biggest SEC games of the season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 19,959 reads 100 comments

  4. Coaches Poll Right with Alabama over Florida State, but Tide Shouldn't Be No. 1

    Ah, college football. It's a wondrous sport where we all claim not to care about subjective rankings even though we all care immensely about subjective rankings. Take this week, for example...

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  5. LSU vs. Auburn a Lot More Intriguing with Emergence of Brandon Harris

    Prior to Week 5, LSU's game at Auburn looked like it would be more of a pushover for the Tigers from Auburn than an intriguing matchup. After all, Auburn—which ranks third in the conference in rush defense (90...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 13,887 reads 90 comments

  6. Fun and Games Are Over, SEC West Will Finally Be Sorted out in Week 6

    Week 5 served as the opening act, as the SEC East took its turn on the stage and began to sort itself out . In Week 6, it's the SEC West's turn. In music terms, that's like Milli Vanilli opening for The Beatles...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 15,630 reads 48 comments

  7. Georgia Back on Path to SEC East Title After Missouri's Upset of South Carolina

    One thing became apparent during the first month of the season: The road to the SEC East title is littered with twists, turns, potholes and maybe a cliff or two...or 10...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 1,248 reads 140 comments

  8. Hutson Mason Needs to Improve If Georgia Wants to Win SEC East

    In a game that was sloppy, ugly and disjointed, Georgia found a way. The Bulldogs topped the Tennessee Volunteers, 35-32, on Saturday afternoon in Athens in a game that was littered ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 8,122 reads 65 comments

  9. The Changing Identity of the SEC

    "Is this what we want football to be?" Those were the words of Alabama head coach Nick Saban in early October 2012 when preparing for Ole Miss' hurry-up, no-huddle offense led by head coach Hugh Freeze, according to AL...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 28,026 reads 122 comments

  10. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Dillon Day Justly Suspended, Mediocre East

    Getting It Right After trouncing LSU 34-29 in Death Valley on Saturday night in a game that wasn't as close as the score indicated, Mississippi State was the talk of the college ...

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  11. Florida Football: Gators Have No Choice but to Stick with Jeff Driskel at QB

    Florida head coach Will Muschamp 's seat went from hot to scorching on Saturday, as Alabama throttled the Gators 42-21 in a game that wasn't as close as the score indicated...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 16,117 reads 124 comments

  12. Keys to Arkansas Prematurely Ending Texas A&M's Dream Season

    In August, not many people had Arkansas vs. Texas A&M at AT&T Stadium penciled in as one of the top matchups of Week 5...

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  13. SEC Football Q&A: Will Muschamp Hot Seat, Stopping Amari Cooper

    Nearly a month into the season, and the SEC is already dripping with storylines . The West looks not only like the toughest division in college football , but the most competitive division at any level of football...

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  14. SEC East Chaos Will Continue with Tennessee's Trip to Georgia

    So far this season, the SEC East has been the land of the lost —as every team that has played at least one SEC game has at least one SEC loss. Weird? Maybe, but more chaos is yet to come...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 17,557 reads 215 comments

  15. Early Season Chaos Scenarios for the SEC West

    If there was any lingering doubt about which division is the toughest in college football, look no further than the current Associated Press Top 25 for your answer. Six of the seven teams in the division are ranked in the top 17: No...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 5,450 reads 15 comments

  16. Does Anybody Want to Win the SEC East?

    Are there any teams in the SEC East that want to step up to the big-boy table? Anyone? Anyone? Bueller ? Georgia was the talk of the college football world after Week 1 when it outmanned Clemson between the hedges...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 18,046 reads 179 comments

  17. Why Dan Mullen and Mississippi State Are a Match Made in Heaven

    Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen struggled for a signature win throughout the first few years of his tenure as the Bulldogs' head coach...

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  18. Re-Ranking SEC Quarterbacks After Blake Sims' Epic Week 4

    Four weeks are in the books, and the once-murky SEC quarterback picture has come into focus. Remember when Texas A&M had a challenge replacing former quarterback Johnny Manziel? That seems like a decade ago...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 27,917 reads 48 comments

  19. Mississippi State vs. LSU Is the Shocker of the 2014 Season

    From a gambling standpoint, Mississippi State's 34-29 upset of LSU Saturday night in Death Valley wasn't the most shocking upset of the season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 27,420 reads 66 comments

  20. Alabama's Amari Cooper Vaults into Heisman Consideration vs. Florida

    Heisman consideration, meet Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper. Amari Cooper, meet Heisman consideration...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 17,936 reads 43 comments

  21. Showdown vs. Alabama a Make-or-Break Game for Florida QB Jeff Driskel

    The arrival of new offensive coordinator Kurt Roper was supposed to be the cure for the downfield passing blues in Gainesville, but so far in 2014, the offense only looks like it has taken a half-dose...

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  22. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Blake Sims' Big Test vs. Florida

    Time to Shine Over the first three weeks of the season, one thing became abundantly clear in Tuscaloosa—Blake Sims is Alabama's starting quarterback. This isn't a case of Sims being No...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 3,365 reads 16 comments

  23. Is LSU Walking into a Trap at Home vs. Mississippi State?

    Saturday night in Death Valley is typically a scary place for any opponent. This week, though, it could be scary for the homestanding LSU Tigers...

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  24. 7 Missouri Stars SEC Powers Missed in the Recruiting Cycle

    Missouri burst onto the scene in its second year in the SEC, posting an 11-1 regular-season record and coming within a quarter of winning the SEC title and perhaps earning a berth into the BCS National Championship Game...

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  25. SEC Football Q&A: SEC's Top Team, Will Muschamp's Hot Seat and Big Concerns

    Don't look now, but it's already Week 4 of the college football season. At this point of the season, some teams have proved they have staying power, others haven't lived up to the hype, and there are still plenty of questions on the table...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 8,224 reads 32 comments