1. A Healthy Georgia Backfield Is the Best Offensive Weapon in College Football

    When healthy, Georgia running back Todd Gurley is the best running back in college football. He proved it between the hedges on Saturday afternoon vs...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 15 days ago 26,595 reads 189 comments

  2. SEC Headed for Season of Chaos in 2014

    Remember when Alabama (154 votes) and Auburn (75 votes) were the picked as the odds-on favorites to win the SEC title by the assembled members of the media in Hoover, Alabama, in July? Yeah, about that...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 16 days ago 32,218 reads 140 comments

  3. 5 Takeaways from Lane Kiffin's Debut at Alabama

    ATLANTA — So far, so good for new Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin . The Crimson Tide survived a scare from West Virginia, topping the Mountaineers 33-23 in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 16 days ago 30,725 reads 54 comments

  4. QB Bo Wallace's Continued Struggles Mean Ole Miss Will Have to Win with D

    ATLANTA — It wasn't pretty for Ole Miss quarterback Bo Wallace. In fact, it was downright ugly. Sure, he threw for 387 yards and four touchdowns in a 35-13 victory over Boise State, but those stats lie...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 18 days ago 9,498 reads 36 comments

  5. Opening Night Demolition Shows Kevin Sumlin More Valuable Than Johnny Manziel

    Johnny who? Remember when Texas A&M was a flash in the pan and wouldn't have staying power in the SEC West after quarterback Johnny Manziel moved on early to the NFL? Yeah, about that...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 18 days ago 16,260 reads 72 comments

  6. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Trey DePriest Suspension, Malzahn's Rival

    Trey to Play or Not to Play? The offseason is a glorious time when players finally get some precious free time, which is always needed to recharge the batteries after the season, spring practices and classwork...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 19 days ago 9,318 reads 26 comments

  7. How Gus Malzahn's Auburn Offense Will Take It to the Next Level

    For the first time as a college head or assistant coach, Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn has a returning starting quarterback back for a second year in his system. He just won't start the season-opener...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 20 days ago 10,745 reads 86 comments

  8. Georgia's Front 7 Will Be the X-Factor vs. Clemson

    Georgia's defense was more punch line than power in 2013, but new defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt was brought in to fix the glitch...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 20 days ago 11,934 reads 40 comments

  9. SEC Football Q&A: Would Georgia's D or Florida's O Be Bigger Turnaround?

    Our long national nightmare is over. It's game week. Week 1 of the college football season marks the beginning of the journey for several teams, and for others, it marks the end of the offseason phenomenon known as "universal hope...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 21 days ago 7,446 reads 25 comments

  10. What Needs to Happen for SEC to Get 2 Teams in 2014 College Football Playoff

    The new era is upon us, as higher-ups in college football scraped the BCS after 16 years in favor of the new four-team College Football Playoff ( CFP ) that begins following the 2014 season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 21 days ago 7,468 reads 34 comments

  11. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Danny Wuerffel on Steve Spurrier's Offense

    Evolution Of Spurrier South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier used to be known as the "Fun-n-Gun" innovator when he was the head coach at Florida from 1990-2001...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 24 days ago 6,415 reads 10 comments

  12. What to Expect from Jameis Winston in Week 1 Against Oklahoma State

    With a Heisman Trophy on his bookshelf, 14 wins under his belt and a crystal football in the athletic complex, it's safe to say Jameis Winston 's first year as the starting quarterback for the Florida State Seminoles went pretty well...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 25 days ago 9,922 reads 44 comments

  13. Complete Predictions for Every SEC East Team in 2014

    On Wednesday, the full SEC West predictions were released. Now, it's time to head across the division and pick the winners and losers from the SEC East...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 25 days ago 12,571 reads 117 comments

  14. Complete Predictions for Every SEC West Team in 2014

    Game plans are being put together, depth charts are being finalized and it's time for the rubber to meet the road. That goes for football programs as well as preseason predictions...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 26 days ago 28,581 reads 156 comments

  15. LSU's Season Riding on Les Miles' Ability to Pick a Quarterback

    If you have two quarterbacks, you have no quarterbacks. LSU is on the verge of having no quarterbacks...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 27 days ago 8,628 reads 33 comments

  16. Bold Predictions for Every SEC Football Team's 2014 Season

    By this point of the summer, you're already preparing for the season. You're getting your grill ready, locking down your menu and are making plans with your friends set in stone ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 27 days ago 56,831 reads 321 comments

  17. Why Alabama Quarterback Battle Won't Be Over Before the Beginning of 2014 Season

    While quarterback battles in Aggieland and on Rocky Top have come to a conclusion, the most high-profile one in the SEC continues to burn white hot...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 28 days ago 14,923 reads 58 comments

  18. Texas A&M's Kenny Hill Is the Ultimate Long Shot for the 2014 Heisman Trophy

    Don't call him a favorite and don't even call him a dark horse, but if you're looking for the ultimate long shot for the 2014 Heisman Trophy , look no further than Texas A&M quarterback Kenny Hill...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 29 days ago 17,189 reads 45 comments

  19. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Robenson Therezie, Texas A&M QB Decision

    Losing "Star" Power? If Auburn's defense is going to take the next step and become more of a power than a punch line, it could be doing it with one of its stars. Literally...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 9,459 reads 13 comments

  20. Should You Take the SEC or the Field to Win the 2014 College Football Playoff?

    Different verse, same as the first? The SEC dominated the BCS , winning nine of 16 titles from 1998 to 2013, including seven of the last eight. But it's a new day in college football, one that includes the four-team College Football Playoff...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 6,719 reads 198 comments

  21. Why Replacing Johnny Manziel Won't Be as Difficult as It Seems for Texas A&M

    The eyes of Texas have shifted from Austin to College Station over the last few years, and now those eyes are firmly entrenched on the quarterback battle at Texas A&M...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 13,691 reads 110 comments

  22. How Butch Jones Is Getting Wiser in Season 2 at Tennessee

    Part of growing up is learning from your mistakes, and Tennessee head coach Butch Jones has learned from his mistakes. Jones announced that senior Justin Worley will be his starting quarterback on Thursday, after the Rock Hill, S...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 12,780 reads 20 comments

  23. SEC's Offensive Renaissance Will Continue in 2014 Despite What Haters May Say

    Remember the days when defense won championships and divisions were decided by 9-6 field-goal kicking contests? Times, they are a-changin'...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 3,472 reads 14 comments

  24. Why Hutson Mason, Not Jacob Coker, Will Be the QB to Surprise the SEC in 2014

    All eyes are on Tuscaloosa this August, as the Alabama Crimson Tide—winners of three of the last five national titles—are looking for a starting quarterback for the first time since AJ McCarron beat out Phillip Sims early in the 2011 season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 22,233 reads 124 comments

  25. SEC Football: Power Ranking Top 15 Players Heading into 2014 Season

    Pads are popping, depth charts are being sorted out and the 2014 season is almost upon us. But before toe meets leather and we begin the most exciting three months in sports, let's ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 4,273 reads 18 comments