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SEC Football 2014 Predictions

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 1 week ago
2014 SEC PredictionsEast DivisionSECOverall 1. Georgia (No. 8)6-210-32. South Carolina (No. 9)6-210-2 3. Florida (No. 23)4-47-5 4. Missouri (No. 25)4-48-4 5. Tennessee (No. 42)3-56-6 6. Vanderbilt (No. 44)2-66-6 7. Kentucky (No. 70)1-74-8West DivisionSECOverall 1. Alabama (No. 2)7-112-1 2. Auburn (No. 5)6-210-2 3. Ole Miss (No. 18)5-39-3 4. LSU (No. 19)4-48-4 5. Mississippi State (No....

Florida Strength of Schedule: The SEC’s 3rd toughest schedule

By Saturday Down South, 1 month 1 week ago
SDS takes a trip around the SEC and ranks the schedule strength of all 14 SEC teams. We’ll work our way down to the toughest schedule in the SEC. Previous schedule rankings: NCAA ranks 2014 SEC strength of schedule #14 Vanderbilt Commodores #13 Missouri Tigers #12 Alabama Crimson Tide #11 Mississippi State Bulldogs #10 Ole Miss Rebels #9 Texas A&M Aggies #8 LSU Tigers #7 Georgia Bulldogs #...

SEC has a new tiebreaker in 2014

By Saturday Down South, 1 month 1 week ago
With the end of the BCS era, the SEC had to change its tiebreaker for the 2014 season and beyond, according to AL.com. Previously, at the bottom of a lengthy list of tiebreakers, the SEC’s final deciding factor came at the hands of the highest ranked BCS team. Now, the conference developed a new tiebreaker: the conference will use the combined SEC record of the team’s cross-divisional opponents...

Finebaum added to SEC Nation show, first five host sites announced

By Saturday Down South, 1 month 1 week ago
The SEC Network’s College GameDay show SEC Nation added two more analysts to its team. The notorious Paul Finebaum and former LSU defensive lineman Marcus Spears are set to join host Joe Tessitore and Tim Tebow. Finebaum was on College GameDay this past season. The SEC Network also announced the first handful of sites for the new show, and South Carolina, Auburn, Vanderbilt, Florida and Alabama...

SEC football predictions: SIDs predict division winners, All-SEC team

By Saturday Down South, 1 month 1 week ago
The SEC football information directors made their annual predictions, and their consensus is that Alabama and South Carolina will face off in Atlanta. The poll was exclusive to AL.com. RELATED: Athlon pegs 8 SEC teams in top 25 South Carolina is coming off three straight 11-win seasons that involved zero trips to Atlanta. In fact, the Gamecocks have defeated the SEC East division winner the past...

LSU, Auburn, Florida and Vandy all add commitments

By Saturday Down South, 1 month 1 week ago
It was a busy weekend for SEC recruiting, as LSU landed a top 100 player, Vandy got its quarterback and Auburn and Florida bolstered their classes, too. The biggest addition by far was LSU’s, as in-state running back Derrius Guice–the No. 97 overall prospect in the nation and No. 3 in Louisiana–came aboard as expected. Guice is a 5-foot-11, 220-pound back out of Baton Rouge. He...

Uncommitted countdown: Best 30 SEC targets available- No. 30 LB Roquan Smith

By Saturday Down South, 1 month 1 week ago
SDS will count down the 30 biggest SEC targets still available around the country–these are the players SDS thinks realistically will end up signing with SEC schools. Obviously there are players with SEC offers out west and up north, but if it looks like they aren’t seriously considering the SEC, we didn’t include them in this series. Here’s a day-by-day ‘month of...

Uncommitted countdown: Best 30 SEC targets available- LB Roquan Smith

By Saturday Down South, 1 month 1 week ago
SDS will count down the 30 biggest SEC targets still available around the country–these are the players SDS thinks realistically will end up signing with SEC schools. Obviously there are players with SEC offers out west and up north, but if it looks like they aren’t seriously considering the SEC, we didn’t include them in this series. Here’s a day-by-day ‘month of...

Athlon Sports pegs eight SEC teams in preseason top 25, ranks top 60 teams

By Saturday Down South, 1 month 1 week ago
‘Tis the season of preseason rankings, and several outlets are publishing them heading into June. RELATED: ESPN projects the SEC’s bowl teams It’s interesting to see which teams outlets peg to be not only in the top 25, but also the top four teams ahead of the College Football Playoff. The majority of preseason polls have Athlon’s top four teams: FSU, Alabama, Ohio State and Oklahoma....

Biggest takeaways from the SEC’s spring meetings

By Saturday Down South, 1 month 1 week ago
The 2014 SEC spring meetings are officially in the books, and here are the biggest takeaways from a cordial few days in Destin, Florida: A new division Mike Slive rang the NCAA’s bell. Prior to the start of the meetings, Slive said he anticipated most of the conversation to center around Big Five conference autonomy, meaning the five power conferences want to decide how their own legislative...