1. 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 24,444 reads 30 comments

  2. 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 49,386 reads 172 comments

  3. 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 20,589 reads 315 comments

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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 58,754 reads 169 comments

  7. 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

  8. 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 23,164 reads 70 comments

  9. 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 3 months ago 24,893 reads 146 comments

  10. 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 3 months ago 74,300 reads 121 comments

  11. 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 3 months ago 149,189 reads 329 comments

  12. SEC Football: Best Performances from Week 13

    It seems like only yesterday that the assembled members of the media gathered in Hoover, Alabama, for media days, and here we are in late November with rivalry week in the books...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 17,194 reads 80 comments

  13. Florida's Downward Spiral Shows Importance of Will Grier Suspension

    In mid-October, Florida was 6-0, sitting pretty in the race for the SEC East title and was a legitimate contender for the College Football Playoff...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 11,796 reads 50 comments

  14. Should Alabama Be No. 1 Team in College Football?

    No. 2 Alabama capped off the 2015 SEC West title with a 29-13 win over intrastate rival Auburn in the Iron Bowl on Saturday at Jordan-Hare Stadium, but it didn't exactly earn any style points...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 35,098 reads 425 comments

  15. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: How Real Are Jimbo Fisher to LSU Rumors?

    The coaching silly season has cranked up to high gear over the last few weeks, despite the fact that there's still a rather important rivalry weekend looming in college football...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 62,347 reads 166 comments

  16. Outside of the National Spotlight, 2015 Egg Bowl Should Still Be a Classic

    The 2015 edition of the Egg Bowl between Ole Miss and Mississippi State won't match the hype and exposure of last year's edition, when Mississippi State had outside hopes of a berth ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 8,931 reads 24 comments

  17. SEC Football Q&A: Is Mark Richt Coaching for His Job vs. Georgia Tech?

    Thanksgiving week is upon us, which means it's time to give thanks for the best football weekend of the year and properly prepare for what's to come—championship weekend and the coaching silly season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 17,267 reads 81 comments

  18. Where Would LSU Turn If It Fired Les Miles?

    The seat under LSU head coach Les Miles heated up to "boiling" over the weekend, as the "Mad Hatter" lost his third straight game—38-17 to Ole Miss in Oxford — in which his team was playing from behind from the moment toe met leather...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 52,049 reads 158 comments

  19. Brothers and Rivals: The Bond Between Running Backs Keith and Marcus Marshall

    ATLANTA — The annual rivalry between Georgia and Georgia Tech is known as "Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate." This year, though, it has a more wholesome twist. Brotherly love...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 21,870 reads 8 comments

  20. Chaos Around the Country Makes Style Points Critical for Florida's Playoff Push

    Florida survived a scare on Saturday afternoon in "The Swamp," and not the ironic and humorous kind like in the Scary Movie films. The Gators survived a 20-14 overtime scare from two-win Florida Atlantic and looked lost in the process...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 8,084 reads 58 comments

  21. SEC Football: Best Performances from Week 12

    Week 12 in the SEC was supposed to be "cupcake Saturday." Instead, The Citadel stole all the cupcakes from South Carolina, Florida Atlantic had several off the plate in its overtime ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 20,067 reads 98 comments

  22. Dak Prescott Continues to Show Why He's Nation's Most Underappreciated QB

    Twelve months ago, Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott was America's football darling. He was fresh off five weeks of being the unquestioned front-runner in the Heisman ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 8,827 reads 18 comments

  23. Will LSU RB Leonard Fournette Be a 2015 Heisman Finalist?

    In a crowded Heisman Trophy field, November momentum matters most. LSU running back Leonard Fournette is stuck in neutral and could even be going in reverse...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 6,399 reads 52 comments

  24. South Carolina's Loss to Citadel Shows Gamecocks Could Be in for Rough Future

    For 60 minutes inside Williams-Brice Stadium on Saturday afternoon, South Carolina put on a show. A horror show...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 11,542 reads 90 comments

  25. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Les Miles, Pressure and the State of LSU

    Two weeks ago, LSU was ranked No. 2 in the initial College Football Playoff rankings and set to visit Alabama in what was supposed to be the game of the year not only in the SEC, but perhaps all of college football...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 38,273 reads 141 comments