1. 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 9 months ago 29,270 reads 427 comments

  2. 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...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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...

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  5. 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...

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  6. 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...

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  7. 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 9 months ago 20,551 reads 42 comments

  8. 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...

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  9. SEC Football Q&A: Will Tennessee Spoil Ole Miss' Dream Season?

    Here we are just past the midway point of the season, and the eyes of the college football world are squarely on the state of Mississippi...

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  10. Texas A&M Will Take Advantage of Alabama's Secondary Woes

    Two years ago, former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel stole the show and stated his Heisman Trophy case in a 29-24 win over Alabama in Tuscaloosa...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 9 months ago 7,651 reads 74 comments

  11. An Insider's Guide to Mississippi State's Cowbell Tradition

    Love 'em or hate 'em, the ringing cowbells at Mississippi State inside Davis Wade Stadium are one of the most prominent—and noisy — traditions in the SEC...

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  12. What's Wrong with Lane Kiffin's Alabama Offense?

    First-year Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin was the talk of T-Town during the first month of the season...

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  13. Midseason Power Rankings for SEC Quarterbacks

    It's hard to believe we have reached the midway point of the season, but here we are with Mississippi State and Ole Miss in the top five—just as we all planned...

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  14. There Is No Doubting Ole Miss' Landshark Defense After Win over Texas A&M

    Lack of respect? No. 3 Ole Miss' defense certainly played like one that felt disrespected on Saturday night in a 35-20 win, as the Rebels defense—known as the "landsharks"—dominated ...

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  15. LSU Loss Seals Jeff Driskel's Fate, Can Treon Harris Save Will Muschamp's Job

    Florida's game vs. LSU in "The Swamp" served as Gator quarterback Jeff Driskel 's last stand , and he rolled snake eyes...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 9 months ago 22,735 reads 157 comments

  16. How Gus Malzahn's Play-Calling Cost Auburn the Game vs. Mississippi State

    In a game that featured two teams desperately trying to give the game to each other, it was No. 3 Mississippi State that prevailed over No. 2 Auburn 38-23 in Starkville. The Bulldogs have Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn to thank...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 9 months ago 29,135 reads 202 comments

  17. The Domino Effect of Todd Gurley's Suspension

    Georgia had been preparing for this weekend's showdown with Missouri in Columbia with an uncertain defense and a passing game that has been far from explosive, but at least it had Todd Gurley...

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  18. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Jeff Driskel's Last Stand, Angry Spurrier

    Jeff Driskel 's Last Stand Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel was benched late in the third quarter of the Gators' 10-9 win over Tennessee last week and watched from ...

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  19. The One Unit to Watch in Auburn's Showdown vs. Mississippi State

    In 2008, it was 3-2. Now it's No. 3 vs. No. 2 My, how far these two teams have come since Auburn topped Mississippi State in a defensive slugfest that featured five total points...

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  20. AJ McCarron Off-Base in Criticism of Nick Saban, Alabama Offense

    One loss has created plenty of drama at Alabama, and some of it is coming from a highly decorated former Crimson Tide quarterback. AJ McCarron—he of three national titles and two as a starting quarterback—told Ryan Fowler of Tide 99...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 9 months ago 25,002 reads 105 comments

  21. How Far Away Is Texas A&M from Contending for the SEC West?

    For the first two-plus years in the SEC, Texas A&M has been all sizzle but no steak. The Aggies have become one of the most high-profile teams in the conference thanks to the ...

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  22. Georgia Should Trust Hutson Mason and Shy Away from 2-QB System

    While the SEC West—and the state of Mississippi, in particular—has become the talk of the college football world over the last few days, there's a big game brewing back ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 9 months ago 6,253 reads 61 comments

  23. SEC Football Q&A: Todd Gurley's Heisman Hopes, Can West Team Run the Table?

    Another one bites the dust. Well, two, in fact. Texas A&M and Alabama each took a loss this weekend—to Mississippi State and Ole Miss, respectively—leaving the ...

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  24. Could Trae Elston's Suspension Cost Ole Miss Game, Perfect Season vs. Texas A&M?

    Ole Miss topped Alabama 23-17 on Saturday to vault into the No. 3 spot in the latest AP poll and announce itself as not only a contender for the SEC West title, but also the national title...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 9 months ago 28,450 reads 137 comments

  25. Will the Egg Bowl Mean More Than the Iron Bowl in 2014?

    All eyes have been on the 2014 Iron Bowl ever since Auburn cornerback and kick returner Chris Davis took an Alabama field-goal attempt back 109 yards the other way as time expired ...

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