1. Florida RB Kelvin Taylor Is the Ultimate Sleeper for the Heisman Trophy

    When you peruse through preseason Heisman lists, you'll undoubtedly see a few running backs listed among the small village of talented quarterbacks (looking at you, Ohio State) coming back for the 2015 season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 20,501 reads 66 comments

  2. 3 Reasons 5-Star QB Commit Shea Patterson Will Bring Ole Miss an SEC Title

    When a top-flight quarterback spurns LSU and USC for another school, unless his name is "Eli Manning," you wouldn't expect that school to be Ole Miss. Times apparently have changed...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 9,333 reads 22 comments

  3. Grading Every 2015 SEC Coordinator Hire

    The coaching carousel has finally stopped spinning, and around the SEC, that meant moving companies were busy...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 25,103 reads 137 comments

  4. Why Mark Richt and Georgia Are Killing It This Offseason

    From rumors of head coach Mark Richt 's retirement, to the nation's top overall player, to an increased dedication from the administration to the football program, it's been an eventful offseason for the Georgia Bulldogs...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 26,522 reads 104 comments

  5. 4 SEC Starters Who Are in Danger of Losing Their Spots to 2015 Signees

    Last week, I discussed three SEC starting quarterbacks who could lose their starting jobs heading into the 2015 season. Let's take it a step further...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 32,580 reads 149 comments

  6. What Are the Realistic Expectations for New Texas A&M DC John Chavis?

    It's been known since New Year's Day that John Chavis is Kevin Sumlin 's new defensive coordinator for Texas A&M. On Friday, it finally became official...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 13,645 reads 47 comments

  7. How Should Steve Spurrier Handle Shameik Blackshear's Legal Issue?

    It seems like every single season, there's always something that pops up shorty after national signing day that puts the college career of a signee in jeopardy...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 10,622 reads 40 comments

  8. Every SEC Team's Biggest Recruiting Need for the Class of 2016

    National signing day 2015 is in the books, and to the surprise of nobody, Alabama reeled in its fifth straight recruiting national championship by signing six 5-star players and a mind-boggling 14, 4-star players...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 22,306 reads 35 comments

  9. Can TCU's Gary Patterson's 6-Team Playoff Expansion Idea Really Work?

    We are a month removed from the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship, and there's already a push for change...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 10,420 reads 108 comments

  10. Roquan Smith's Unprecedented Recruitment Results in a Major Win for Georgia

    Tom Petty once sang that "the waiting is the hardest part," and the wait for 4-star linebacker Roquan Smith was worth it for head coach Mark Richt and the Georgia football program...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 7,256 reads 8 comments

  11. Former 4-Star CB Kalvaraz Bessent to Transfer from Auburn: What Went Wrong

    It wasn't supposed to be this way for Kalvaraz Bessent . The former 4-star cornerback prospect and 122nd-ranked player in the class of 2014 came to Auburn as one of three potential ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 9,659 reads 9 comments

  12. RB Kenyan Drake Is the Key to Alabama's 2015 Offensive Success

    Remember when Omar Epps took over for Wesley Snipes and became Willie Mays Hayes in Major League II ? That, times nine, is what the Alabama offense will look like in 2015 in the sequel to the "Lane Kiffin Experience...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 10,672 reads 42 comments

  13. Which 3 SEC Starting QBs Are in Danger of Losing Their Jobs?

    For some quarterbacks in the SEC, spring practice isn't about winning a job — it's about fending off pressure from others looking to take it...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 27,735 reads 56 comments

  14. Every SEC Team's Biggest Question Mark Headed into 2015

    National signing day just wrapped up, but before you know it the pads will be popping and spring practices will be underway around the SEC...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 19,563 reads 50 comments

  15. How Crazy Recruiting Run Is Making Life Difficult for Kevin Sumlin, Texas A&M

    Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin made just over $5 million last year, according to the USA Today coaching salary database, and is suffering from "rich man's problems." Literally and figuratively...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 38,760 reads 183 comments

  16. The Under-the-Radar Signee Who Will Explode for Auburn in 2015

    National signing day drama encapsulated Auburn last week, after 5-star defensive end Byron Cowart committed to Auburn in the morning but didn't get around to faxing in his national letter of intent until much later in the day...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 13,722 reads 16 comments

  17. 7 SEC Players Who Are Under the Most Pressure Entering Offseason Workouts

    National championships aren't won or lost in the fall. They're won or lost in the offseason. For many players who are getting ready for spring practice around the SEC, the next ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 20,685 reads 33 comments

  18. 2015 QB Decision Will Dictate Les Miles' Future at LSU

    The 2015 offseason for LSU is the depressing sequel to an already maddening movie. For the second straight season, Anthony Jennings and Brandon Harris will battle it out in Baton Rouge for the No...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 14,644 reads 83 comments

  19. 5-Star CeCe Jefferson Officially a Florida Gator, Will Terrorize SEC Immediately

    Our long national nightmare is over. After committing to Florida on ESPNU on national signing day last Wednesday, 5-star defensive end CeCe Jefferson has finally faxed in ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 18,008 reads 21 comments

  20. Can Jon Hoke Help Turn South Carolina's Defense Back to the Glory Days?

    South Carolina's defense was more punchline than power in 2014, after the Gamecocks gave up an SEC-worst 6.22 yards per play and 432.7 yards per game—the second-worst mark in the conference...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 7,738 reads 62 comments

  21. Arkansas Football: Did Bret Bielema Really Deserve a Contract Extension?

    In two seasons as a head coach in the SEC, one head coach has posted a 10-15 overall record and a 2-14 record within the conference and has finished last in his division in both seasons...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 18,290 reads 120 comments

  22. Florida Football: Chris Rumph Will Keep the Gators DL Elite

    Well, the Terrell Williams era at Florida was short and—if defensive end CeCe Jefferson eventually signs his letter of intent—sweet...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 16,500 reads 35 comments

  23. Tennessee Football: Mike DeBord Is Not the Ideal Hire for Vols

    Former offensive coordinator Mike Bajakian's surprise move to the NFL to become the quarterbacks coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers left a void in the Tennessee coaching staff through ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 26,225 reads 69 comments

  24. National Signing Day Drama Shows Recruits Should Sign to a School, Not Coach

    Flipping season for recruits starts when the dead period ends in January and lasts until national signing day. For some coaches, flip season starts after recruits sign on the dotted line...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 29,585 reads 131 comments

  25. Power Ranking Every SEC Team's 2015 Recruiting Class

    National signing day 2015 is in the books, and this year's edition provided much more intriguing than previous editions. Florida had an uphill climb after coaching uncertainty left the cupboard bare for new head coach Jim McElwain ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 51,759 reads 191 comments