Bobby Petrino Accident and the Seedy Underbelly of SEC Football

Bobby Petrino Accident

It’s no secret that SEC Football is the pinnacle of the collegiate coaching profession. They get paid a lot of money and they’re deified by their fanbases. Occasionally, some of them even win games, but apparently they do a lot of […]

New Nick Saban Contract Still Leaves Him Underpaid

Nick Saban Iron Bowl

Don’t get cheap on me, Alabama. I know $5.3 million a year seems like a lot — that’s about a million bucks per foot and an extra $100,000 per inch — but the reality is that, despite a raise that […]

SEC Spring Football Preview: Tennessee Volunteers

Derek Dooley Florida

2011 Record: 5-7 Returning Starters: 19 Key Losses: Tauren Poole, Malik Jackson, Austin Johnson, Ben Martin, Matt Simms Breakdown: Another losing season in Knoxville has head coach Derek Dooley firmly on the hot seat entering the 2012 season, but for […]

Picture: Roll Tide Championship Chicken

People are wired a bit differently in Alabama. Early in life they’re taught a version of the color spectrum that includes Houndstooth and Bear Bryant — God rest his soul — would be nominated for sainthood if the residents of […]

SEC Spring Football Serves as an Appetizer to the Real Thing

Georgia Spring Ball 2009

The parking lots outside of SEC football stadiums seem remarkably clean this time of year. The air isn’t nearly as toxic as it will be this fall — the smells of 80,000 plus can be quite unpleasant at times. Things […]

SEC Spring Football Preview: LSU Tigers

Les Miles

2011 Record: 13-1 Returning Starters: 11 Key Losses: Rueben Randle, Jordan Jefferson, T-Bob Hebert, Michael Brockers, Morris Claiborne, Ryan Baker Breakdown: It’s impossible to imagine a more disappointing end to such an unbelievable season for the LSU Tigers. Les Miles’ […]

LSU Female Soccer Star Mo Isom Cut From Football Team

Mo Isom

Somebody tell LSU female soccer star Mo Isom that if she still wants to play football that Ed “Straight Arrow” Gennero and the Texas State University Fightin’ Armadillos are probably in the market for a new lady kicker. Kathy Ireland […]

SEC Spring Football Preview: Kentucky Wildcats

Joker Phillips

2011 Record: 5-7 Returning Starters: 13 Key Losses: Danny Trevathan, Winston Guy, Mychal Bailey, Chandler Burden, Matt Roark Breakdown: It was a rough year for Joker Phillips and the Kentucky Wildcats in 2011; however, the Cats were able to end […]

SEC Spring Football Preview: Georgia Bulldogs

Mark Richt

2011 Record: 10-4 Returning Starters: 15 Key Losses: Brandon Boykin, DeAngelo Tyson, Orson Charles, Cordy Glenn, Ben Jones Breakdown: After opening the 2011 season with losses to Boise State and South Carolina, Mark Richt’s seat appeared to be uncomfortably warm, and […]

SEC Spring Football Preview: Florida Gators


2011 Record: 7-6 Returning Starters: 18 Key Losses: John Brantley, Jeff Demps, Chris Rainey, Jaye Howard, Dan Wenger Breakdown: Will Muschamp’s first season at the helm of the Florida Gators was a difficult one. Uncommon in regards to the fact that […]

SEC Spring Football Preview: Auburn Tigers

Philip Lutzenkirchen

2011 Record: 8-5 Returning Starters: 18 Key Losses: A.J. Greene, Brandon Mosley, Michael Dyer, Neiko Thorpe Breakdown: After coming out of nowhere and Cam Newtoning the SEC on their way to a national title in 2010, the Auburn Tigers returned […]

SEC Spring Football Preview: Arkansas Razorbacks

Knile Davis Tyler Wilson

2011 Record: 11-2 Returning Starters: 13 Key Losses: Joe Adams, Jarius Wright, Greg Childs, Jake Bequette, Jerry Franklin Breakdown: It’s difficult to imagine that you could lose firepower on the edges like Adams, Wright, and Childs and be better offensively, […]