1. What Chad Kelly's Visit Says About State of the Quarterback Position at Alabama

    Alabama head coach Nick Saban stepped out of his comfort zone a bit this offseason, luring in Florida State backup quarterback Jacob Coker to Tuscaloosa as a graduate transfer...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 41,733 reads 107 comments

  2. Is Mark Richt the Moral Compass of College Football?

    Death, taxes and Georgia players getting in trouble. These seem to be the rites of the college football offseason. More bad news hit the Georgia program Tuesday when the school announced the dismissal of projected starting safety Tray Matthews...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 32,604 reads 76 comments

  3. Why Les Miles Is Going All In On Dual-Threat Quarterbacks

    LSU head coach Les Miles hired offensive coordinator Cam Cameron prior to the 2013 season with one goal in mind—fix the offense. Mission: Accomplished...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 12,223 reads 24 comments

  4. New Florida Offense Perfect Fit for Jeff Driskel and the Chip on His Shoulder

    The 2013 season didn't exactly go according to plan for Florida. Coming off an 11-2 campaign and a berth in the Sugar Bowl, the Gators were expected to contend for the SEC East title and stay relevant on the national scene...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 10,741 reads 146 comments

  5. Lane Kiffin Has Great RBs at Alabama, but He Took It Too Far with NFL Comments

    It took a while, but we're finally getting a taste of the old Lane Kiffin we all know and love. Alabama head coach Nick Saban generally doesn't let his assistants speak to the ...

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  6. Mike Slive's Division IV Threat May Be Empty, but It Will Get the Job Done

    Change is coming, and SEC commissioner Mike Slive is going to make sure of it. Slive wrapped up SEC spring meetings on Friday in Destin , Fla., and made a not-so thinly veiled threat to the NCAA in the process...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 6,364 reads 8 comments

  7. SEC Sets Record with $309.6 Million Payout to Teams, but Best Is Yet to Come

    The final day of SEC spring meetings means it's time for Mike Slive to hand out some checks. No, they weren't those oversized novelty checks that Adam Sandler demanded in Happy ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 3,471 reads 2 comments

  8. SEC Q&A on Breakout QBs, Alabama in Las Vegas and Kliff Kingsbury in the SEC

    You have SEC questions, and I have SEC answers. Thank you for your questions. If I didn't get to them this week, they will be saved and used in the future...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 12,794 reads 45 comments

  9. Optimistic, Pessimistic and Realistic Predictions for Every SEC East Team

    Yesterday, we hit on the SEC West 's optimistic, pessimistic and realistic 2014 predictions. Now, it's time to head to the wide-open SEC East...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 37,238 reads 406 comments

  10. Creation of NCAA Concussion Database Shows Tangible Commitment to Player Safety

    The NCAA is getting serious about player safety, and it's joining forces with the United States Department of Defense to do so. A $30 million joint initiative was announced Thursday during a day-long concussion summit at the White House...

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  11. Optimistic, Pessimistic and Realistic Predictions for Every SEC West Team

    Summer is almost upon us, preseason magazines are hitting the newsstands and college football is just around the corner. That means it's prediction time. Well, sort of...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 23,361 reads 80 comments

  12. News, Notes and Analysis of the First Two Days of SEC Spring Meetings

    Between trips to the golf courses and white sand beaches of Destin, Florida, SEC coaches, athletic directors and officials are getting getting work done behind closed doors, as the ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 2,669 reads 5 comments

  13. Proving Auburn Was More Good Than Lucky in Unforgettable 2013 SEC Title Season

    Rushing for 296 yards against one of the best rushing defenses in the country isn't luck. Building a 27-7 lead by combining a hurry-up, no-huddle offense with a stifling defense ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 14,236 reads 153 comments

  14. SEC's Streak of 7 Straight Titles Won't Be Replicated in Playoff Era

    When the curtain closed on the BCS era, it also closed on one of the most remarkable streaks in sports...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 2,548 reads 36 comments

  15. Why Alabama's O.J. Howard Could Emerge as College Football's Top Tight End

    In an offense that's loaded with talent at running back and wide receiver, Alabama's biggest weapon might be one that isn't playing one of those glamour positions. Tight end O...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 8,188 reads 31 comments

  16. What to Watch For at SEC Spring Meetings

    Memorial Day weekend may be the unofficial start to summer, but it also serves as a reminder that football is around the corner...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 8,820 reads 15 comments

  17. Biggest Trap Game for Every SEC West Team in 2014

    On Friday, we touched on the trap games for SEC East teams to keep an eye on during the 2014 season. Now, it's time to head west...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 27,169 reads 110 comments

  18. SEC Football Q&A: Bama and LSU's O, South Carolina's DBs and Arkansas' Goals

    You have SEC questions, and I have SEC answers. Thank you for your questions. If I didn't get to them this week, they will be saved and used in the future...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 22,792 reads 68 comments

  19. Informal SEC/ACC Scheduling Pact Robs CFB Fans of Compelling Matchups

    One of the biggest reasons college football has become one of America's most popular sports is because it has evolved from a regional sport into one that is played and can be marketed nationally...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 10,301 reads 44 comments

  20. Biggest Trap Games for Every SEC East Team in 2014

    A forgiving schedule makes a world of difference in the SEC, but teams that aren't expected to pose threats sometimes provide the biggest challenges. Trap games. Every team has them, and every team tries to avoid them...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 20,171 reads 52 comments

  21. Auburn Football: Tigers D-Line Holds the Key to Playoff Run

    The offense grabbed all of the headlines during Auburn's 2010 national championship run and last season, as the Tigers rebounded from a 3-9 season to come within 13 seconds of another crystal football...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 6,219 reads 27 comments

  22. Notre Dame vs. SEC Opponent During Regular Season Needs to Happen

    Scheduling is all the rage these days, with Florida and Miami possibly renewing their rivalry , LSU announcing games vs. Arizona State and UCLA and Texas A&M announcing a series with the Bruins as well...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 12,091 reads 149 comments

  23. Texas A&M Football: RB Tra Carson Is One of Most Underrated SEC Players

    One quick glance at any list of top offensive players in the SEC and you'll get a good glimpse of where the power in the conference lies in 2014. Running back...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 8,251 reads 29 comments

  24. Why 2014 Is Championship or Bust for Steve Spurrier's South Carolina Gamecocks

    The only two SEC programs to finish in the top 10 of both the AP and USA Today coaches' polls in each of the last two seasons are Alabama and... Anyone? Anyone? Bueller ? The South Carolina Gamecocks...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 15,773 reads 270 comments

  25. Florida Football: Gators Must Be Careful in How They Handle Scheduling Miami

    If you're looking for a scheduling guinea pig in the new era of the SEC, Florida is here for you. The conference announced its cross-division schedule rotation through 2025 earlier ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 3,995 reads 48 comments