1. How the SEC West Will Get Its Groove Back This Spring

    In late October, the SEC West was high atop its catbird seat with three teams in the inaugural College Football Playoff top four. In other words, "business as usual...

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  2. SEC Football: Freshmen We Wish Were in 2015 Spring Practice

    One of the growing trends in college football is the number of early enrollees who graduate high school in December and get a jump-start on their college careers by participating in spring practice in the hopes of playing as true freshmen...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 26,329 reads 27 comments

  3. Ranking the Best Days to Attend 2015 SEC Media Days

    The annual circus known as SEC media days will return to Hoover, Alabama, and now we know the order each coach will step into each of the rings at the Hyatt Regency Wynfrey ...

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  4. The Most Critical Spring for Georgia HC Mark Richt Since 2011

    In 2011, Georgia head coach Mark Richt entered the offseason on one of the hottest seats in America. Fresh off a two-year span that saw the Bulldogs go 14-12, including a 6-7 mark in 2010, Georgia had to win and win right now ...

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  5. Ole Miss Football: Complete 2015 Spring Practice Primer

    Is Ole Miss a contender or pretender? That question will begin to be answered this March, as head coach Hugh Freeze enters his fourth season as the head coach of the Rebels with ...

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  6. Predicting the Winner of Every SEC Quarterback Battle

    Pads are already popping around the SEC now that Vanderbilt and Texas A&M have kicked off spring practice, and the rest of the programs will be joining them very soon...

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  7. Texas A&M Complete Spring Practice Primer

    It was a roller-coaster 2014 for Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin . His Aggies knocked off South Carolina on the road to open the season, went into an October swoon that saw ...

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  8. John Chavis Right to Sue Both LSU and Texas A&M

    Texas A&M defensive coordinator John Chavis has served unofficially in that capacity since early in January, but not officially until Feb. 16, when Texas A&M announced its 2015 staff assignments...

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  9. Why Alabama Redshirt Freshman DB Marlon Humphrey Will Set SEC on Fire in 2015

    While Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany spins his wheels with the preposterous idea of reinstituting freshman ineligibility, the college football version of endangered species are preparing for their first seasons in competitive college football...

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  10. Mississippi State HC Dan Mullen Latest to Benefit in Salary Arms Race

    It wasn't a matter of "if," it was a matter of "when" Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen would receive a raise and contract extension. "When" came on Thursday, when the school announced that Mullen would receive $4...

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  11. Are LSU's Recruiting Sanctions Indicative of a Bigger Problem in Baton Rouge?

    It's never truly the offseason unless there's some kind of scandal, and LSU is now embroiled in a scandal. Well, a "mini-scandal," anyway...

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  12. Why LSU OC Cam Cameron Is on the Hot Seat in 2015

    When compared to previous years, 2015 is relatively cool in terms of head coaches being on the hot seat. Sure, there's some frustration with LSU head coach Les Miles in Baton ...

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  13. SEC Legend Vince Dooley on Herschel Walker and Freshman Ineligibility

    KENNESAW , Ga. — True freshman Herschel Walker led the Bulldogs with 1,616 yards and 15 touchdowns in his inaugural season in Athens, leading the Bulldogs to an SEC title ...

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  14. SEC QB Battles That Will Be Decided This Spring

    Around the SEC, very few quarterback situations are set in stone. Mississippi State's Dak Prescott is entrenched atop the depth chart in Starkville, as is Tennessee quarterback ...

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  15. 5 SEC Head Coaches Who Are Underpaid

    It wasn't too long ago— 1995, to be exact —when former Florida State head coach Bobby Bowden became college football's first million-dollar head coach...

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  16. Power Ranking the SEC's Freshman RBs for 2015

    Over the last half-decade, several freshmen have stepped up to become forces at running back in the SEC. Marcus Lattimore , Michael Dyer, Todd Gurley , Leonard Fournette , T.J...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 21,178 reads 55 comments

  17. SEC or 'The Field' for the 2015 College Football Playoff?

    It seems like only yesterday when the college football world was collectively singing the SEC's praises and watched in awe as the conference ripped off seven straight national titles...

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  18. 7 SEC Surprises from the 2015 NFL Combine

    The annual job fair known as the NFL Scouting Combine took place over the weekend at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, and during the time there, many SEC players made positive impressions on NFL scouts who were just itching to tear them down...

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  19. What Does Nick Marshall's Position Change Say About Gus Malzahn's Offense?

    Former Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall was on double duty at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine, working with the quarterbacks and defensive backs as he attempts to make the move back ...

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  20. 10 SEC Players Primed to Be the Stars of the Spring

    It seems like only yesterday when we were discussing weekly College Football Playoff rankings and preparing for bowl season. Soon, though, a new season will begin...

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  21. Ole Miss' Pac-12 Scheduling Will Be Huge Boost for Recruiting

    Ole Miss has burst onto the national scene over the last three seasons with three straight bowl games, an upset over No. 1 Alabama in 2014, a top-five ranking and—most importantly—three straight top-20 recruiting classes...

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  22. Is Steve Spurrier's Cinderella South Carolina Story Nearing Its End?

    South Carolina entered the 2014 season with high hopes not just for the SEC East title, but for the inaugural College Football Playoff...

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  23. Florida RB Kelvin Taylor Is the Ultimate Sleeper for the Heisman Trophy

    When you peruse through preseason Heisman lists, you'll undoubtedly see a few running backs listed among the small village of talented quarterbacks (looking at you, Ohio State) coming back for the 2015 season...

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  24. 3 Reasons 5-Star QB Commit Shea Patterson Will Bring Ole Miss an SEC Title

    When a top-flight quarterback spurns LSU and USC for another school, unless his name is "Eli Manning," you wouldn't expect that school to be Ole Miss. Times apparently have changed...

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  25. Grading Every 2015 SEC Coordinator Hire

    The coaching carousel has finally stopped spinning, and around the SEC, that meant moving companies were busy...

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