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SEC College Football Teams as Rock and Roll Bands

What if SEC teams were Rock and Roll bands?
SEC College Football Teams as Rock and Roll Bands

Music, like sports, sparks debate, creates discussion and can even lead to heated disagreements.

 

But both are unquestionably a huge part of American culture. So Athlon Sports has decided to combine two of our favorite things — rock and roll with college football.

 

What if our favorite football programs were rock and roll bands? Every Power 5 team will be represented, so if you don’t see your favorite band or school here, keep your eyes peeled.

 

A Letter from Bill Snyder is the Best Award in College Football

Kansas State's coach has been sending letters to opponents for decades
A Letter from Bill Snyder is the Best Award in College Football

Cody Kirby engineered a 99-yard touchdown drive in the fourth quarter of a game against Kansas State five years ago that might not be memorable to most. Kirby was the senior quarterback of Missouri State in a game his team lost by 24 points. The game, in the grand scheme of things, was forgettable.

AFC North Players That Will Need to Step Up in 2015

Here is a look at players on each AFC North team that need to have a bigger impact on the field this season
AFC North Players That Will Need to Step Up in 2015

The AFC North was arguably the most competitive division in football last season, and it has been that way for the past several years. Cleveland was the only team that didn’t make the playoffs, while Cincinnati and Baltimore took wild card sports with 10 wins apiece. Pittsburgh edged out their rivals with 11 wins to take the division title.

Sun Belt Football 2015 All-Conference Team

Athlon honors the best in the Sun Belt for 2015.
Sun Belt Football 2015 All-Conference Team

With a solid core of experienced quarterbacks and playmakers returning, the Sun Belt should provide plenty of intriguing matchups and offensive fireworks in 2015. Arkansas State’s Fredi Knighten is Athlon Sports’ first-team All-Sun Belt quarterback, and the senior is a big reason why the Red Wolves are one of the favorites to win the conference this year.

 

New Auburn QB Jeremy Johnson Could Be Even Better than Nick Marshall

Johnson brings a different look to the position, but Tigers expect to keep winning
New Auburn QB Jeremy Johnson Could Be Even Better than Nick Marshall

At most schools, the loss of a quarterback like Nick Marshall would be cause for concern.

 

Torii Hunter Gets Tossed and Then Undressed

After arguing strikes, Torii Hunter gets ejected and starts undressing on field.
Torii Hunter Gets Tossed and Then Undressed

The Minnesota Twins have been pretty hot over the past month of baseball, but Torii Hunter was the hottest last night. After two straight strike calls, the latter that struck Hunter out, he immediately got into the umpire’s face to argue. He shared his disagreement with the umpire after the first close strike and then exploded after the strikeout.

 

Athlon Archive: Longhorns, Inc. - Texas Rakes in the Green

Texas solidified itself as college football's biggest power player in the summer of 2010
Athlon Archive: Longhorns, Inc. - Texas Rakes in the Green

During the summer of 2010, the college football world hinged on what Texas might do next. True, Nebraska had left for the Big Ten, Texas A&M and Missouri were soon to leave for the SEC, and the Pac-10 expanded to 12 teams.

 

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