Category: SEC

Sharrif Floyd Talks Oakland and Philadelphia, Says he Didn’t Watch Football Until 2007

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Sharrif Floyd might be a local Philadelphia kid, and he might be a top-five pick tonight in the opening round of the NFL Draft. Despite that, though, Floyd didn't grow up an Eagles fan ... or a football fan at all. Sharrif Floyd joined Anthony Gargano, Glen Macnow, and Ray Didinger ...

AJ McCarron Jokes that Brent Musburger will “Have to Step Back”

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

I don't know what it says about us that AJ McCarron's gorgeous girlfriend was a bigger winner Monday night than McCarron or any of his Alabama teammates, but McCarron isn't about to start complaining that he's receiving more admiration for his ability to land Miss Alabama Katherine Webb than his ...

Mark Richt Shrugs Off Steve Spurrier’s Jabs and Puts the Focus on Beating South Carolina

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

The Georgia Bulldogs have had to deal with some adversity early on this season but the 'Dawgs are on a roll and they look like a team with legitimate National Championship aspirations. Led by quarterback Aaron Murray and a freshman tandem backfield of Todd Gurley and Keith Marshall, Georgia has ...

Gary Pinkel on Missouri’s SEC Opener This Weekend: “Our fans have been talking about this one since last February”

Friday, September 7th, 2012

The Missouri Tigers have left the Big 12 conference and are taking their chances in the SEC. In their 2012 tune-up game last weekend, Missouri crushed Southeastern Louisiana 62-10. Missouri’s offense is known for being explosive and they showed that ability last week in a variety of ways, but the ...

Kevin Sumlin Will Make His Texas A&M Coaching Debut One Week Late

Friday, September 7th, 2012

This offseason was an exciting one for the Texas A&M football team. Not only did the Aggies bring Kevin Sumlin back to College Station but Texas A&M was making the switch from the Big 12 to the SEC. The Sumlin era was set to open up last Thursday night against ...

Bobby Bowden: Florida State is On Track to Return to Days of Old, Should Stay in ACC to Do It

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Bobby Bowden won two national championships and 12 ACC championships when he was the coach at Florida State. The Hall of Famer was essentially forced into retirement following the 2009 season, handing the reins over to Jimbo Fisher as the Seminoles looked to the future. As the opening weekend of college ...

Georgia QB Aaron Murray: SEC East is As Good as SEC West

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Four of the last five BCS national champions have come out of the Southeastern Conference's East Division, including each of the last three with Alabama winning twice and Auburn once. Still, Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray says that you can't say that one division of the SEC is better than the ...

Alabama Coach Nick Saban: Making Sure the Best Four Teams Make the Playoff Should Be the Number One Priority

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

This should come as no surprise, but Alabama football coach Nick Saban thinks the new four-team playoff should include the best four teams in college football regardless of whether they win their conference. It would be much more shocking if Saban, whose Alabama team faced fellow SEC foe LSU in ...

Nick Saban Endorses a Four-Team Playoff Including the Best Four Teams Available

Thursday, June 7th, 2012

The Southeastern Conference voiced its opinion on the changing landscape of the college football championship this past week and it appears they've got everyone within their ranks all on the same page. The SEC endorsed a four-team playoff system that includes the best four teams in the country regardless of ...

Big XII Commissioner Dan Beebe: Mike Slive’s Proposals Were Nothing New

Monday, July 25th, 2011

Last week, SEC commissioner Mike Slive used his time at the podium during the league's media days to launch a new plan and path that he believes is critical for the future of college football. At least it seemed pretty new to me, and I thought to plenty of other ...