1. Georgia in Good Hands for Bowl vs. Penn State Despite Massive Coaching Turnover

    It's a December of transition for the Georgia Bulldogs, as new head coach Kirby Smart fills out his staff and the staff under former head coach Mark Richt fulfills its responsibility ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 11,015 reads 10 comments

  2. SEC Football Q&A: Does Alabama QB Jake Coker Have to Step Up in Playoff?

    The season is in the books, the playoff is set and coaching silly season is in full swing. Despite no games being played in the SEC, this is one of the busiest times of the year...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 10,173 reads 119 comments

  3. Tennessee Head Coach Butch Jones Worthy of Raise After 8-4 Season

    Tennessee entered 2015 with enough hype to fill Neyland Stadium, but an 8-4 record, an 11th straight loss to Florida and three blown leads of two scores or more rendered the Vols an afterthought by midseason...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 6,252 reads 41 comments

  4. Each SEC Football Team's MVP for 2015 Season

    Ten SEC teams will play in bowl games this year, and for the second straight season, Alabama will participate in the College Football Playoff fresh off an SEC title. Starting with the Texas Bowl on Dec...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 18,470 reads 51 comments

  5. Does Alabama Really Need a Transfer QB for 2016?

    For the first seven years of head coach Nick Saban 's era in Tuscaloosa, the University of Alabama became known for quarterback stability...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 72,113 reads 196 comments

  6. Derrick Henry's Heisman Triumph Signals the Return of the Running Back

    He's back. No, not Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry. His decision on whether to bolt to the NFL or return to Alabama for his senior season probably won't happen until after the College Football Playoff...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 46,986 reads 293 comments

  7. New Georgia Offensive Coaches Are Home Run Hires for Kirby Smart

    New Georgia head coach Kirby Smart led Alabama to top-12 defenses in each of his eight seasons as Alabama's defensive coordinator, and he should step in as head coach of the Bulldogs and work the same magic...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 57,527 reads 121 comments

  8. Alabama's Defense Won't Miss a Beat with New Defensive Coordinator Jeremy Pruitt

    When former defensive coordinator Kirby Smart left Alabama to take over as the head coach of the Georgia Bulldogs the day after the Crimson Tide's SEC Championship Game win over Florida, ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 32,657 reads 96 comments

  9. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Bowl Season Critical to Fixing SEC's Image

    When the SEC's bowl lineup was announced Sunday afternoon, one thing became abundantly clear—the SEC is walking into an image trap...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 15,950 reads 143 comments

  10. Will Muschamp Addressing South Carolina's Biggest Needs with Coaching Hires

    Will Muschamp 's move from his role as Auburn's defensive coordinator in 2015 to the head coach of the South Carolina Gamecocks in 2016 was one of the more shocking developments of the young offseason...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 7,767 reads 3 comments

  11. Predicting Winner for Every SEC Football Bowl Game

    Bowl season is upon us, and the SEC will be busy during the holiday season. Ten SEC schools will play games during the postseason, with No. 2 Alabama squaring off with No...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 31,798 reads 124 comments

  12. Leonard Fournette Won't Be SEC's Only Heisman Contender in 2016

    Alabama Crimson Tide running back Derrick Henry closed strong in 2015 with three 200-yard performances in the month of November to become the SEC's only Heisman Trophy finalist...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 38,893 reads 135 comments

  13. SEC Football Q&A: With so Much Turnover, Who's the Early 2016 SEC East Favorite?

    Ahh, offseason. The glorious time of year when every team is a lock to win its division, your favorite player is a lock to be finalist for the Heisman Trophy and everybody else's coach is squarely on the hot seat...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 32,033 reads 286 comments

  14. 2015 SEC Football All-Conference Team

    Within one blink of an eye, the 2015 college football season is in the rearview mirror. It turned out just like everybody expected, right? After all, we all had Florida winning ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 45,375 reads 155 comments

  15. Former Star Georgia QB D.J. Shockley: Welcome Home Coach Kirby Smart

    After eight years of coordinating Alabama's defense and helping the Crimson Tide to three national titles, it was announced Sunday that Kirby Smart has landed his dream job—head coach of his alma mater, Georgia...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 24,439 reads 30 comments

  16. South Carolina's Risky Hire of Will Muschamp Has Little Chance to Pay Off

    There was never a doubt that Will Muschamp would eventually get another chance as a head coach in college football after the four-year debacle in Gainesville from 2011-14 in which ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 49,378 reads 172 comments

  17. SEC Champion Alabama Should Be the Favorite to Win the College Football Playoff

    ATLANTA — The SEC Championship Game between Alabama and Florida proved to be exactly what we thought it would be. It was a victory parade for the Crimson Tide and a statement to the rest of the contenders in the College Football Playoff...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 20,574 reads 315 comments

  18. Florida's Jim McElwain Entering SEC Championship Game with Nothing to Lose

    ATLANTA — Florida Gators head coach Jim McElwain is playing with house money, and he knows it...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 16,046 reads 96 comments

  19. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Kirby Smart a Distraction for Alabama?

    One of the biggest dominoes during the coaching silly season has dropped, and it could have dropped at the most inopportune time for Alabama as it prepares to square off against Florida ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 19,459 reads 108 comments

  20. Kirby Smart Is a Risky Hire for Georgia, but the Reward Could Be Huge

    The worst-kept secret in college football appears to be out. According to Chip Towers of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution , Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart will become ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 58,749 reads 169 comments

  21. SEC Must Fix Its QB Problem to Become Top College Football Conference Again

    The SEC Championship Game is set between SEC West champion Alabama and SEC East winner Florida, although it looks more like it will be a victory lap for the Crimson Tide rather than the traditional showdown between two elite teams...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 9,826 reads 140 comments

  22. SEC Football Q&A: Should Texas A&M Head Coach Kevin Sumlin Be on the Hot Seat?

    The regular season is in the books, which means it's time for our favorite time of year—coaching silly season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 23,161 reads 70 comments

  23. Power Ranking Every 2015 SEC Football Team

    The 2015 regular season is in the books, and it's safe to say that this year's SEC season was as wild and as unpredictable as any in recent history...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 24,892 reads 146 comments

  24. Former and Current Georgia Players 'Mad' and 'Angry' Bulldogs Fired Mark Richt

    For nearly two weeks in late November, the entire college football world was on "Les Miles watch." The head coach of the Tigers appeared to be on the hottest seat in America, and ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 74,283 reads 121 comments

  25. Top Candidates to Replace Mark Richt at Georgia

    "Black Sunday" is upon us, and it hit the red and black hard. Georgia announced Sunday afternoon that Richt is out as Georgia's head coach following a 9-3 season and the absence of an SEC East title for the third straight season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 149,174 reads 329 comments