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Is Steve Spurrier Right to Publicly Criticize His South Carolina Team?

No one is unhappier about South Carolina's 3-3 record than head coach Steve Spurrier —a nd he isn't afraid to say so. The Head Ball Coach is, understandably, still steamed over a 45-38 loss to Kentucky in Week 6...

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Micah Abernathy Commits to Tennessee: What 4-Star CB Brings to Vols

Tennessee suffered a heartbreaking 35-32 loss to Georgia two weeks ago, but Butch Jones and the Vols earned a huge win Friday morning  over the ‘Dawgs by landing a commitment from 2015 4-star corner Micah Abernathy ...

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Arkansas Preparing For SEC’s ‘Megatron’

FAYETTEVILLE — Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper doesn’t share the exact physical features as one of the best receivers in the NFL, but it didn’t keep Arkansas defensive backs coach Clay Jennings from making the comparison.
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Four Downs: Arkansas Stressing Strong Start, Too

1. Strong Start Needed: Arkansas has spent the past two weeks trying to solve its struggles in the fourth quarter. Coach Bret Bielema said it hasn’t been the only emphasis as the Razorbacks prepare to face seventh-ranked Alabama.
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Mark Blaudschun's Blitz: Beware of the Sleeping Tigers of LSU

They lost a game to Mississippi State and the entire state went viral. They lost another game at Auburn and people started preparing eulogies for a program that appeared to be heading south...

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Arkansas Will Wear Throwback Uniforms Saturday

FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas coach Bret Bielema said Monday the Razorbacks would have something special in store to help commemorate the 50th anniversary of their national championship team Saturday.
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Georgia Football: How Bulldogs Offense Must Respond Without Todd Gurley

The Georgia Bulldogs' pivotal game against Missouri—and the rest of their remaining slate—got a little more difficult on Thursday evening when the university announced the indefinite suspension of star running back Todd Gurley ...

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The Domino Effect of Todd Gurley's Suspension

Georgia had been preparing for this weekend's showdown with Missouri in Columbia with an uncertain defense and a passing game that has been far from explosive, but at least it had Todd Gurley...

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Alabama Football: How Should AJ McCarron Handle Questions About the Tide?

TUSCALOOSA, Ala.—AJ McCarron hasn’t exactly endeared himself to many Alabama fans since leaving Tuscaloosa with three BCS National Championship rings (two of which he won as a starter)...

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SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Jeff Driskel's Last Stand, Angry Spurrier

Jeff Driskel 's Last Stand Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel was benched late in the third quarter of the Gators' 10-9 win over Tennessee last week and watched ...

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Texas A&M Football: Should Aggies DC Mark Snyder Be on the Hot Seat?

The Texas A&M football team is 5-1 despite having one of the top offenses in the nation. Its defense is again struggling to stop anyone. After three years in College Station, Aggies defensive coordinator Mark Snyder is coaching for his job...

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Confidence, Experience Follow QB Into Third ‘Bama Start

FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas quarterback Brandon Allen couldn’t help but laugh when he thought back to his first career start.
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Four Downs: Ground Game Ready For Big Test

1. Tough Running: Arkansas hasn’t had much trouble running on opponents, leading the NCAA in rushing touchdowns (20) and ranking sixth in rushing yards a game (316.6).
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What Tennessee Must Do to Turn Things Around and Reach Bowl Game in 2014

Opportunities remain for the Tennessee Volunteers to get those elusive six wins and become bowl-eligible for the first time since 2010, but they have a lot of work to do if they want to reach that goal...

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The One Unit to Watch in Auburn's Showdown vs. Mississippi State

In 2008, it was 3-2. Now it's No. 3 vs. No. 2 My, how far these two teams have come since Auburn topped Mississippi State in a defensive slugfest that featured five total points...

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LSU vs. Florida: TV Info, Spread, Injury Updates, Game Time and More

Old foes LSU and Florida meet Saturday in The Swamp, but neither comes in ranked for the first time since 1989, and neither has anything of merit on its resume...

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Auburn vs. Mississippi State: TV Info, Spread, Injury Updates, Game Time, More

Showdown No. 88 between No. 2 Auburn and No. 3 Mississippi State is the biggest ever—not to mention the SEC and inaugural College Football Playoff implications that make it one of the top games of the 2014 season...

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Georgia Football: How the Bulldogs Must Handle Missouri's Pass Rush

The College Football Playoff does not start until the end of December, but the road to Dallas has begun for the Georgia Bulldogs. They are 2-1 in the SEC and have a huge matchup against Missouri in Columbia on Saturday...

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LSU Football: Will Tigers Finally Figure out Their QB Conundrum vs. Florida?

LSU has no clue what to do at quarterback.  The Tigers are in another quarterback controversy under head coach Les Miles . Miles has not had one since 2011, as Zach Mettenberger had firm reins on the position for the last two seasons...

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Cyrus Jones Is Alabama's Biggest Surprise so Far in 2014

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Cyrus Jones wouldn ’t say one way or the other whether or not he grabbed I’ tavius Mathers ’ facemask on his strip-fumble returned for a touchdown...

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