1. Allowing Early Entrants Back to College Football Tricky, but Worth Exploring

    Greg Sankey has only been on the job as SEC commissioner for less than a month, and he's already stirring the pot...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 6,334 reads 13 comments

  2. When Should Florida Realistically Contend for the SEC East?

    When "McElwain Watch 2014" ended in early December, it was a breath of fresh air in Gainesville . Gator Nation bid farewell to the days of inept offenses and welcomed with open ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 13,747 reads 159 comments

  3. Staff Raises Further Proof That Alabama Has Lane Kiffin at a Bargain

    Call it a raise, call it a market adjustment or call it "the offseason," but June is the time where assistant coaches learn just how much they're worth for the upcoming football season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 13,176 reads 32 comments

  4. SEC Football: Dark-Horse All-American Candidates for Every Team

    By now, you've probably picked up at least one college football magazine and perused the preseason All-American lists to find the usual suspects listed on the first or second teams...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 21,280 reads 47 comments

  5. Does Auburn Need WR Duke Williams to Be a Superstar in 2015?

    When mentioning the top stars in the SEC, it won't take you long to land on Auburn wide receiver D'haquille "Duke" Williams. For good reason...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 8,884 reads 25 comments

  6. Danny Etling Transferring to LSU Is Great Insurance at QB for Les Miles

    Ever since Matt Flynn led LSU to a national title following the 2007 season, the quarterback position—save for Zach Mettenberger's senior year in 2013—has been a wasteland...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 18,242 reads 42 comments

  7. SEC Football: Predicting Conference's Top 2015 Stat Leaders

    We are a few short months away from the start of the college football season, and this year, the SEC is sure to be filled with stars—both known and unknown—lighting up stat sheets with stellar play...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 22,158 reads 107 comments

  8. Alabama Football: Despite Roster Questions, It's Playoff or Bust

    By now, you're probably well-versed on "Alabama problems." You know, the tough task that head coach Nick Saban faces virtually every offseason of replacing departed 5-star studs ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 9,147 reads 43 comments

  9. Would SEC Ever Lift Its Ban on Alcohol Sales at Football Games?

    Every offseason, a handful of college programs take the plunge and begin selling alcohol at on-campus facilities. This summer, one of the most prominent programs in the country announced it had joined the fray...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 4,393 reads 55 comments

  10. SEC Football: Optimistic, Pessimistic and Realistic Predictions for Every Team

    It's summertime and your team—yes, you, the fan of a team who lost everybody off of its depth chart—is a stone cold, lead pipe lock to win the SEC, correct? Well, it's not that easy...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 46,650 reads 567 comments

  11. Why WR Christian Kirk Will Be Texas A&M's Breakout Star in 2015

    Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin is no stranger to trotting out breakout stars during his time with the Aggies . Just last season, stud defensive end Myles Garrett burst onto the scene and broke the SEC's freshman sack record with 11...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 10,694 reads 16 comments

  12. Rough Offseason Has Left Alabama's RB Depth Surprisingly Thin

    In the winter of 2013, when Alabama signed Derrick Henry, Alvin Kamara , Altee Tenpenny and Tyren Jones, it appeared that head coach Nick Saban was intent on constructing ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 7,501 reads 45 comments

  13. SEC Football: Surprises from the Week 1 Opening Lines

    It's June, and you're probably yearning for the fall to roll around so you can head to your favorite campus, fire up the grill and enjoy the opening weekend of the college football season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 36,051 reads 150 comments

  14. 8 Players We Want to See at SEC Media Days

    SEC Media Days—and the unofficial kickoff to the college football season—are right around the corner, and several SEC stars will stroll through the Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Alabama, in mid-June to preview the upcoming season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 20,470 reads 61 comments

  15. Richard Mullaney Transferring to Alabama a Superb Pickup for Tide's WR Depth

    Transfer season is upon us, and Alabama landed one of college football's top free agents. No, not Braxton Miller . Calm down, Alabama fans...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 21,709 reads 54 comments

  16. Should Florida Fans Worry About Outside the Lines' Discipline Report?

    It's the offseason, and that means it's time for scandal. Florida and Florida State were the subjects of a mini-scandal on Sunday morning, when ESPN's Outside the Lines featured ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 12,037 reads 33 comments

  17. Auburn Football: How Tigers Can Win with a Running Back-by-Committee Approach

    Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn might not know that old Black Eyed Peas song "Let's Get It Started," but make no mistake, he lives it...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 7,073 reads 13 comments

  18. SEC Football: Best Players at Every Position

    There's no shortage of talent in the SEC, and the conference this year boasts some of the best players in college football...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 36,284 reads 270 comments

  19. Sorry Jim Harbaugh, Nick Saban Isn't Giving Up His Recruiting Crown Anytime Soon

    Is there a new sheriff in town? First-year Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh is trying to take the office...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 17,439 reads 239 comments

  20. Why Alabama's Secondary Will Transform from Pushover to Power in 2015

    Alabama used to be known as a program that not only sent members of its secondary to the NFL but also produced a top-tier pass defense while those players were on the Crimson Tide roster...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 16,094 reads 124 comments

  21. Tray Matthews Could Be the Key to Auburn's Secondary Success

    How many guesses would you need to correctly pick which team tied with Ole Miss for the SEC lead in interceptions in 2014 before you landed on Auburn? Ten? All 13? But there ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 7,320 reads 23 comments

  22. Who Will Lead the SEC in Receiving in 2015?

    Crack open one of those preseason magazines, and you'll undoubtedly see that this is the "year of the running back" in the SEC...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 3,812 reads 45 comments

  23. What LSU's Defense Must Do to Keep the Tigers in SEC West Contention

    When the LSU quarterbacks look up, they're going to see the offseason spotlight beaming down on them brighter than it ever has before...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 2,601 reads 20 comments

  24. SEC Football: 7 Early-Season Games That Will Define the 2015 Landscape

    You can't win a championship in September, but you certainly can lose one. The first month of the 2015 SEC season features some incredibly intriguing games involving teams that have championship aspirations in both divisions...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 19,981 reads 194 comments

  25. Odds on Who Will Be Florida's Starting QB in 2015

    The quarterback position at Florida has been a wasteland over the last half-decade. Since legendary Gator Tim Tebow exhausted his eligibility following the 2009 season, John Brantley, ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 12,624 reads 27 comments