1. LSU Has Improved, but the Tigers Still Can't Beat Mighty Alabama

    A month ago, LSU's season was lost. Gone. Forgotten. The Tigers were blown out 41-7 at Auburn in a game that wasn't as close as the score indicated, the quarterback position ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 11,044 reads 77 comments

  2. Why the SEC Should Eliminate Divisions

    While the SEC West is busy in a 12-round bare-knuckle cage match, the SEC East is busy having a pillow fight...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 26,095 reads 122 comments

  3. Steve Spurrier Is a Legend, but There's No Excuse for Press-Conference Pouting

    Steve Spurrier is a legend, but Saturday night in Columbia, the "Head Ball Coach" went too far. After his team fell, 45-42, in overtime to Tennessee at Williams-Brice Stadium ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 51,637 reads 211 comments

  4. Power Ranking the SEC After Ole Miss and Georgia Losses

    We've reached the homestretch, and the first football weekend of November created more turmoil in the SEC. No. 11 Georgia was throttled by Florida, 38-20, in Jacksonville in a game in which the Gators ran just six passing plays, while No...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 42,293 reads 135 comments

  5. Georgia's Collapse Jackpot for SEC West's Playoff Hopes

    Florida and Georgia met in the World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party on Saturday afternoon in Jacksonville, Florida, and the bouncer sent the Bulldogs home early...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 8,596 reads 31 comments

  6. With Auburn Looming, Texas A&M Better Figure out Who Its QB Is vs. ULM

    Texas A&M opened the door to its quarterback competition during its bye week, and instead of naming one Thursday—as offensive coordinator Jake Spavital said would happen ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 4,366 reads 13 comments

  7. Can Arkansas Ruin Mississippi State's Undefeated Season?

    Mississippi State cleared another hurdle last week in its first ever game with the No. 1 ranking, surviving a shootout with the Kentucky Wildcats in a game in which both teams went over 500 yards...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 10,235 reads 56 comments

  8. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Steve Spurrier Sounds off on Autographs

    Insight into the Business? Georgia running back Todd Gurley will have to sit two more games after the NCAA ruled that he received more than $3,000 over a two-year span for autographs and other memorabilia...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 22,289 reads 28 comments

  9. Todd Gurley's Heisman Shot Is Gone, but Georgia's Playoff Hopes Alive and Well

    "Gurley Watch 2014" seemed like the opening act to the winter weather watches that grip the southeast each February, ever since Todd Gurley —the star running back for the No...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 22,951 reads 73 comments

  10. Texas A&M Football: QB Position Is Not the Aggies' Problem on Offense

    Kenny "Trill" might become Kenny "Chill" soon. As in, chilling on the bench. Texas A&M offensive coordinator Jake Spavital announced on Tuesday that the quarterback job ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 13,778 reads 34 comments

  11. What Auburn Can Learn from LSU's Victory over Ole Miss

    Anomaly or the start of a trend? That's what Ole Miss is left to ponder after LSU racked up 264 rushing yards in the Tigers' 10-7 win in Death Valley last week...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 7,561 reads 13 comments

  12. SEC Football Q&A: Is Georgia a Legit College Football Playoff Contender?

    As we turn the calendar from October to November, it's now the home stretch for many teams in the playoff hunt, players in the Heisman Trophy race and coaches looking to save their jobs...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 10,011 reads 62 comments

  13. Loss to Georgia Would Be the Final Nail in Will Muschamp's Coffin

    It seems like every week is the biggest game of Florida head coach Will Muschamp 's career, but this week's matchup with rival Georgia is undoubtedly the biggest game of his Florida head coaching career...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 14,646 reads 74 comments

  14. Beware of Nick Marshall Hijacking the Heisman Trophy Race

    Down but not out? That's likely how Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall feels after his Tigers fell on the road to Mississippi State and Heisman Trophy contender Dak Prescott two weeks ago in Starkville ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 27,051 reads 181 comments

  15. Ole Miss Running Game Can Make a Statement vs. LSU

    To win championships, you have to run the ball and play defense. Ole Miss has one part of that equation down. The Rebels currently boast the nation's eighth-best defense ( 290...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 7,017 reads 37 comments

  16. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Treon Harris Starts, Lane Kiffin's Return

    No Other Option Desperate times call for desperate measures. Florida head coach Will Muschamp announced during Wednesday's SEC coaches teleconference that true freshman ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 1,791 reads 29 comments

  17. SEC Football Q&A: Who's the Better QB, Blake Sims or Nick Marshall?

    It seems like only yesterday when votes were cast in Hoover, Alabama, for the predicted order of finish in the SEC, but here we are with just over a month left in the season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 18,676 reads 269 comments

  18. Why Auburn and Alabama Should Fear Playoff Wild Card Notre Dame

    As dominoes around the country continue to fall, the idea of having two teams from the same conference in the inaugural College Football Playoff is becoming more likely. It's a long shot, sure...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 29,267 reads 428 comments

  19. Pros and Cons of Firing Will Muschamp Before the End of the Season

    After Florida's embarrassing 42-13 loss to Missouri, it's getting to a point where it's not "if," but "when" head coach Will Muschamp will be fired. Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley told ESPN...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 37,564 reads 117 comments

  20. Power Ranking Every SEC Defense

    Exotic offenses have been all the rage in college football over the past few years, but in the SEC, a solid defense still goes a long way...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 23,003 reads 46 comments

  21. How Georgia Stacks Up with SEC West Powerhouses

    Coming into Week 8, the SEC West had not lost to a team outside of the division. Georgia ended that streak with authority in Little Rock on Saturday afternoon, topping the Razorbacks 45-32 in a game that wasn't as close as the score suggests...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 6,044 reads 16 comments

  22. Mike Slive's SEC Legacy

    Former United States president Teddy Roosevelt's foreign policy was best described by the phrase "speak softly, and carry a big stick." SEC commissioner Mike Slive 's style is governing the SEC in a similar fashion...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 4,986 reads 3 comments

  23. Why Missouri Is the Biggest Game of Will Muschamp's Florida Career

    Florida State, Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama. These are all of the games on Florida's schedule that, back in August, were widely assumed held the keys to the Gators' 2014 season and, in turn, head coach Will Muschamp 's career...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 13,292 reads 75 comments

  24. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Fans Should Like Nick Saban's Rant

    Saban Steps Up Everybody loves a good press-conference rant, and Alabama coach Nick Saban provided one on Monday, going off on fans and critics who are disappointed over Alabama's 14-13 win over Arkansas last weekend, via Kevin Scarbinsky of AL.

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 20,548 reads 42 comments

  25. Best Matchups and Top Takeaways from SEC's 2015 Schedule

    Here we are at the midway point of the 2014 football season, but it's never too early to start looking ahead to 2015...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 24,058 reads 32 comments