Spring practice is an excellent time for player growth, and it’s when SEC assistants earn their money by developing returners and newcomers.
Related: SEC’s richest assistant coaches in 2013
You hear all the time about the high-profile assistant coaches like Kirby Smart, Cam Cameron and John Chavis. Today, let’s talk about four underrated assistant coaches who all happen to be coordinators....
Coming next week starting Feb. 24–Quarterback Week! We take a look at the biggest signal caller targets for SEC schools, talk to them about what’s on their mind … and where they might end up soon.
Here’s a final look at the SEC class of 2014–on a position by position basis. It’s an extremely deep and talented group that will begin having its effect on the...
There are currently four five-star linebackers in the 2014 recruiting class in Rashaan Evans (Alabama), Clifton Garrett (LSU), Raekwon McMillian (Ohio State) and Tre’ Williams (Auburn).
And over the course of the last decade, there have been 39 five-star linebackers.
Last year, the SEC’s week one schedule was an electrifying out-of-conference extravaganza.
Related: SEC Spring game schedule
This year, two different conference games are featured the first week of the season, with Arkansas traveling to Auburn and Texas A&M opening the season at South Carolina on the new SEC Network.
Texas A&M at South Carolina, August 28th
It doesn’t necessarily warrant a trophy, but it does show how active a program’s coaching staff has been with recruiting.
Mississippi State now has nine commitments for the class of 2015, passing Clemson for the nation’s lead. The Bulldogs are also rated the No. 4 class in the nation, though this is a very, very early point in the recruiting cycle. However, to put the Bulldogs...
The NFL Combine starts Saturday, and NFL Media draft analyst Mike Mayock has revealed his player rankings ahead of the NFL Combine.
Related: Breaking down 71 SEC players invited to NFL Combine
Seventeen former SEC players are ranked in Mayock’s position rankings, and these will change post-combine.
1. Teddy Bridgewater, Louisville
2. Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M
3. Blake Bortles,...
The SEC has seen a lot of great running backs come through the conference, and this year it hogged the nation’s best ballcarriers again, taking four of the top five RBs in the nation. Georgia got two of them.
Related: Rating the SEC’s top five ‘athletes’ (which includes Jalen Hurd)
Editor’s note: Saturday Down South’s references to ratings always follow the 247Sports.com...
So what exactly does the “athlete” description mean when it comes to recruiting? Easy: It means “Stick this guy just about everywhere on the field, and he’d be a game-changer for you”. And if that’s the case, the SEC is loaded with some of the finest talent that fits that description.
Here’s a look at some of the most dynamic talent that is coming into...
The Bowl Championship Series is dead. But even the harshest of BCS detractors must acknowledge that the 16-year run was arguably the best era of college football in the history of the sport.The era was highlighted by the advent of the BCS Championship Game, conference realignment and mega-dollar contracts for conferences, programs and coaches. But the elite athletes had a huge, if not the...
Here’s one thing Mississippi’s bitter rival SEC schools can agree on–they have the SEC’s top-rated kicker and top-rated punter coming to their home state.
Here’s a look at the best five kicking specialists in this year’s SEC recruiting class (high school recruits only).
EDITOR’S NOTE: All references to ratings come from the 247Sports.com composite...