1. Johnny Manziel's Actions and Words Indicate That He's a Leader

    Former Auburn Tiger and current Carolina Panther quarterback Cam Newton went under a powerful microscope after the 2011 season, when the polarizing signal-caller left Auburn with ...

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  2. SEC Football Q&A: Sleeper Teams, Ole Miss' Win Total and Coaches Who Don't Care

    Every Friday, we feature questions from the Bleacher Report inbox , Twitter and email at bsallee@bleacherreport.com. You have SEC questions, and I have SEC answers. Thank you for your questions...

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  3. Tennessee Football: How Jalen Hurd Fits into Vols' Run Scheme

    So far, it has been a banner offseason for the Tennessee Volunteers. Despite a sub-.500 record and no bowl game, second-year head coach Butch Jones reeled in the nation's seventh-best recruiting class, according to 247Sports...

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  4. Hurry-Up Rule Will Add to Bad Blood Among SEC Coaches

    Before the 2009 season, SEC Commissioner Mike Slive called his coaches into a room at SEC spring meetings in Destin , Fla., and gave them one simple message. "Knock it off...

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  5. Alabama Football: Experience on Nick Saban's Staff Will Help Roster Turnover

    What was long assumed to be a formality became a reality on Wednesday for the Alabama Crimson Tide. Veteran assistant coach and one-time Baylor head coach Kevin Steele will move ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 7,607 reads 7 comments

  6. Proposed NCAA Rule to Limit Hurry-Up Offenses Is Silly for Several Reasons

    The NCAA is looking to slow down fast-paced offenses and will try to implement new rules to do so starting in 2014. According to NCAA...

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  7. Forgotten Georgia WR Malcolm Mitchell Is Key to Bulldogs' 2014 Offense

    The SEC East is wide open in 2014 thanks to a slew of key player departures including the starting quarterbacks for the top four teams in the division from last year...

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  8. SEC Football Recruiting Classes That Will Have the Most Immediate Contributors

    National signing day is in the books, and more and more programs are counting on new signees to make an immediate impact on their football teams...

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  9. South Carolina WR Shaq Roland Should Live Up to the Hype in 2014

    With three straight 11-win seasons, the South Carolina football program has reached previously unattainable heights...

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  10. Georgia Football: Mark Richt Making All the Right Coaching Moves

    Georgia head coach Mark Richt 's success at Georgia cannot be denied. Now entering his 14th year between the hedges, he has posted a 126-45 record (.737) with two SEC championships and five SEC east titles—including two of the last three...

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  11. Alabama Football: How Should Lane Kiffin Use Tide's Deep Stable of RBs?

    In what was one of the most unexpected moves of the offseason, Alabama brought back former Tennessee head coach Lane Kiffin back to the SEC following the 2013 season as its replacement ...

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  12. What to Expect from LSU Freshman RB Leonard Fournette

    The age of the redshirt is rapidly going the way of the Dodo bird, as true freshmen are being counted on more and more to not only contribute, but to shine. At no other position is that more pronounced than at running back...

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  13. Rashaan Evans Receiving Hate from Auburn Fans Shows Sad Side of College Football

    "Fan" is short for "fanatic," and nothing brings out the fanatic like college football. Case in point: new Alabama signee Rashaan Evans. The 5-star linebacker from Auburn (Ala...

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  14. SEC Football: Hits and Misses from SEC 2014 Recruiting Classes

    The 2014 edition of national signing day in the books, and once again, the SEC dominated headlines, with boatloads of talented athletes signing with programs from the conference...

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  15. Arkansas Football: New Razorbacks DC Robb Smith Has His Work Cut out for Him

    The biggest remaining coaching mystery was solved over the weekend, as Arkansas finally named a defensive coordinator...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 5,089 reads 39 comments

  16. Auburn's Gus Malzahn Has a Difficult Decision to Make with Kalvaraz Bessent

    Only a few days removed from national signing day, Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn has a big decision ahead of him regarding one of the key members of the 2014 signing class. Kalvaraz Bessent , a 4-star prospect from Kingsland , Ga...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 21,186 reads 120 comments

  17. SEC Football Q&A: The Best QB in the SEC, RB Depth and 2015 SECCG Picks

    Every Friday, we feature questions from the Bleacher Report inbox , Twitter and email at bsallee@bleacherreport.com. You have SEC questions, and I have SEC answers. Thank you for your questions...

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  18. Alabama Football: Bo Scarbrough Should Play Wide Receiver for Crimson Tide

    Alabama turned heads again on national signing day, reeling in the nation's top recruiting class for the fourth straight season...

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  19. Georgia Football: Jeb Blazevich Next in Line at 'Tight End U'

    Since Mark Richt became Georgia's head coach before the 2001 season, the Bulldogs have developed a reputation of not only being a contender in the SEC East more times than not, but for producing top-tier pass-catching tight ends...

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  20. SEC Football: Class of 2014 Recruiting All-Conference Team

    Signing day is in the books, and schools around the SEC are loaded up with top-tier talent around the country in the hopes of reaching the Georgia Dome and the SEC Championship Game...

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  21. Rashaan Evans' Absence Shouldn't Take Away from Auburn's Stellar Defensive Class

    Auburn made headlines on national signing day for the wrong reasons. Sure, the Tigers landed 4-star defensive end Andrew Williams and 4-star offensive lineman Braden Smith ...

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  22. LSU, Les Miles Steal the Spotlight on National Signing Day

    With several key targets uncommitted heading into national signing day, LSU was a program with a lot to either gain or lose as the 2014 recruiting cycle came to a close...

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  23. SEC Football Q&A: Alabama's Crowded QB Race, Max Wittek and Malachi Dupre

    Every Friday, SEC lead writer Barrett Sallee features questions from followers on Twitter . 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.

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  24. Auburn Football: Tigers Might Soon Recognize More National Championships

    Auburn recognizes national titles for the 1957 and 2010 seasons, and came within 13 seconds of adding a third on Jan. 6, when it fell to Florida State 34-31 in the final BCS National Championship Game of the BCS era...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 17,523 reads 145 comments

  25. SEC Football Could Be in for a Huge 2014 National Signing Day

    We've reached the home stretch of the 2014 recruiting cycle. The next wave of college football superstars will sign the dotted line on Wednesday, Feb. 5, with several members of the class holding out to make their decisions until the last minute...

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