1. SEC Football: Power Ranking Top 2014 Out-Of-Conference Games

    It's never too early to start looking ahead to the season, and the 2014 schedule in the SEC will feature several high-profile out-of-conference games that could play major roles in the landscape of the college football season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 7,072 reads 31 comments

  2. Quarterback Inexperience Doesn't Equal Rebuilding Year for SEC in 2014

    One look at rosters across the SEC, and you'll see a remarkable lack of star power at the quarterback position...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 4,191 reads 22 comments

  3. Inside the Life of a College Football Graduate Assistant Coach

    All careers have to start somewhere. Before seizing control of college football programs, most coaches often start as graduate assistants...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 16,807 reads 3 comments

  4. Alabama Football: Lane Kiffin, Amari Cooper Are Match Made in Heaven

    Alabama head coach Nick Saban challenged himself this offseason when he hired Lane Kiffin to replace Doug Nussmeier —who jumped to Michigan—to run Alabama's offense...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 12,177 reads 36 comments

  5. SEC Football Q&A: Kurt Roper's Florida O, SEC West Dark Horses and Scheduling

    Every Friday, we feature questions from Twitter. Do you have a question for next week's Q&A? Send it to SEC lead writer Barrett Sallee on Twitter at @ BarrettSallee . You have SEC questions, and I have SEC answers...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 1,763 reads 2 comments

  6. Alabama Football: Nick Saban's First Order of Spring Business Is Finding Leaders

    The race for AJ McCarron 's replacement at quarterback and the fight to fix the secondary will dominate headlines this offseason, but even though Alabama is only a week into practice, its first order of business is already well underway...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 8,615 reads 40 comments

  7. Jalen Hurd's Strong Start to Spring Is a Good Sign for Tennessee

    Second-year coaches have enjoyed tremendous success in the SEC over the last decade. Urban Meyer and Gene Chizik each won national titles in their second seasons at Florida and ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 10,546 reads 7 comments

  8. Gus Malzahn's 2nd Season with QB Nick Marshall Will Make Auburn Scarier

    It's fair to say that, in his first year as Auburn's head coach and second as a college football head coach at the FBS level, Gus Malzahn jumped into "elite" status among the coaching ranks...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 11,111 reads 84 comments

  9. Texas A&M Football: 2014 Will Be a Program-Defining Season for Kevin Sumlin

    It's a big spring in College Station, as third-year head coach Kevin Sumlin is charged with solving several major issues, including fixing a mediocre defense and replacing superstar quarterback Johnny Manziel ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 7,660 reads 53 comments

  10. Florida Has Major Questions to Answer on Offense This Spring

    Which SEC program has the most to gain or lose this spring? Without a doubt, it's the Florida Gators. Head coach Will Muschamp kicks off his fourth spring in Gainesville on Wednesday on the hottest seat in the SEC...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 5,280 reads 37 comments

  11. Mississippi State's Dak Prescott Is SEC's Most Underrated QB

    Mississippi State kicks off spring practice on Tuesday, and that means the SEC's most underrated quarterback will be on the field. Quarterback Dak Prescott...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 7,305 reads 22 comments

  12. Auburn Football: Tigers' Spring Focus Must Be Fixing the Secondary

    Auburn was 13 seconds away from taking home the crystal football last season, falling to Florida State 34-31 in the BCS National Championship Game...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 2,872 reads 13 comments

  13. Another Spring, Another Black Eye on the Georgia Football Program

    Death, taxes and players getting arrested in the offseason. Those seem to be the three certainties for people within the Georgia football program. According to Seth Emerson of the Macon (Ga...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 12,148 reads 67 comments

  14. Don't Be Surprised If Brandon Harris Wins the LSU Quarterback Battle

    LSU has been practicing for more than a week, and the quarterback battle appears to be between two men—true sophomore Anthony Jennings and true freshman early enrollee Brandon Harris...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 15,526 reads 20 comments

  15. Why the NCAA Should Fear the Latest Lawsuit Challenging Its Amateur Model

    Another day, another fight the NCAA must take on in the courtroom in order to keep the status quo . Only this time, it's facing a heavyweight — and his name is Jeffrey Kessler ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 8,485 reads 23 comments

  16. Arkansas Football: Bret Bielema's Top Spring Priority Is to Find a QB

    Bret Bielema kicked off his second season as Arkansas' head coach on Sunday, when the Razorbacks kicked off spring practice in Fayetteville ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 7,500 reads 53 comments

  17. Alabama Football: Will ArDarius Stewart's Move to Defense Make a Major Impact?

    Spring is the time to tinker with the roster, and Alabama head coach Nick Saban made a few key moves when spring practice opened for the Crimson Tide on Saturday. One of which, according to Andrew Gribble of AL...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 8,579 reads 16 comments

  18. SEC Football Q&A: Pressure for Saban and Malzahn, New QBs and New Stars

    Every Friday, we feature questions from Twitter. Do you have a question for next week's Q&A? Send it to SEC lead writer Barrett Sallee on Twitter at @ BarrettSallee . You have SEC questions, and I have SEC answers...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 3,879 reads 25 comments

  19. Alabama Football: Talented WR Corps Will Ease Transition for New QB

    For the first time since the spring of 2011, Alabama is searching for a new quarterback. With AJ McCarron gone, Blake Sims, Alec Morris, Parker McLeod, Cooper Bateman and David ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 10,940 reads 38 comments

  20. Tennessee Early Enrollee Von Pearson's Emergence at WR Huge for Vols

    With zero returning starters on both the offensive and defensive lines, Tennessee may be short on big uglies up front. It isn't, however, short on playmakers ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 6,750 reads 10 comments

  21. Georgia Football: What QB Hutson Mason Must Work on This Spring

    Rising redshirt senior Hutson Mason got a jump start on his one and only season as Georgia's starting quarterback when he stepped in for veteran Aaron Murray after Murray's season-ending ACL injury suffered against Kentucky in late November...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 2,925 reads 0 comments

  22. What Andre Debose's Extended Eligibility Means for Florida Gators in 2014

    It wasn't exactly unexpected news, but Florida head coach Will Muschamp received some good news on Wednesday night when according to the Associated Press , the NCAA officially granted wide receiver Andre Debose a sixth year of eligibility...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 6,533 reads 8 comments

  23. Inside Look at Zach Mettenberger's Draft Prep and Media Blitz

    ATLANTA -- The time between a player's last college game and the NFL draft is hectic for any prospect, particularly a quarterback and particularly a quarterback who's coming off of a serious injury...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 25,768 reads 48 comments

  24. Texas A&M Doesn't Just Have a 'Sliver' of East Texas, It Has the Whole State

    Just two years ago, Texas A&M was unstable. It had just hired head coach Kevin Sumlin , had a four-man quarterback battle in spring practice and was making the transition from the Big 12 to the big, bad SEC...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 45,612 reads 485 comments

  25. What Missouri QB Maty Mauk Needs to Work on This Spring

    Missouri came out of nowhere in 2013 to win the SEC East and give Auburn all it could handle in the SEC Championship Game...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 2,617 reads 0 comments