SEC Articles

The SEC sometimes gets criticized for its non-conference scheduling. It certainly doesn't help when the SEC's powerhouses schedule cupcakes in November. But over the past few seasons, the SEC has done a better job of scheduling major...
Cody McClure
2 months ago
Braden Gall, David Fox and Mitch Light are gearing up for another Athlon Sports preview magazine and the guys are discussing the most difficult decisions in 2016.   - What seperates Clemson from Florida State in the Atlantic Division...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Brian Allen
Offensive linemen are the most underrated players in college football. The players in the trenches never get enough credit for their performance, but the five blockers up front set the stage for the skill players to have success. Recruiting and...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Rawleigh Williams
When college football fans last left the Arkansas Razorbacks, they had flipped the switch on a 2-4 start to finish the year 8-5 (5-3 SEC), including season-ending wins against the Missouri Tigers and Kansas State Wildcats in the Liberty Bowl. The...
Ryan Wright
3 months ago
The SEC usually has some of the nation's toughest schedules. With trips to rowdy venues such as Death Valley, Kyle Field and Neyland Stadium, as well as matchups with respectable non-conference opponents, SEC teams have to earn every win....
Cody McClure
3 months ago
Les Miles
College football’s 2015-16 coaching carousel was one of the most active in recent memory. After 28 jobs changed hands, the 2016-17 version may not be as active at the end of the year. However, several big-time jobs could open, as Les Miles (...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Ronald Jones
Running back is one of the easiest positions to find a new standout each year, and there always seems to be a wave of stars ready to emerge in offseason workouts. Last season, Stanford’s Christian McCaffrey finished second in the Heisman...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
There is a new sheriff in town in Athens. Head coach Kirby Smart takes over for Mark Richt after Richt and Georgia decided to part ways after 15 years. Smart comes to Athens off a 10-year apprenticeship under Nick Saban. In eight of those seasons,...
Cody McClure
3 months ago
Skai Moore
The 2015 season marked the end of the greatest coaching era in South Carolina college football history. Steve Spurrier decided to step away from the game after a brilliant, 10-year career at South Carolina. Spurrier will retire with more wins for...
Brad Spielberger
3 months ago
Malik Zaire
Spring practice is the first look at all 128 college football teams for 2016, and every coaching staff has a long list of questions for their programs to answer during offseason workouts. While replacing key players in the trenches or rebuilding...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Blake Barnett
The celebration and good feelings from Alabama’s national championship victory against Clemson are over. Spring practice in Tuscaloosa is set to begin on March 11, and the Crimson Tide enters the season with a bullseye on their back. As...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Harold Brantley
Missouri is coming off an emotional 2015 season. Former head coach Gary Pinkel, the winningest coach in program history, announced his intention to resign after the season when he revealed he was diagnosed with lymphoma in May. Pinkel made the...
Jason Hall
3 months ago
Dan Mullen
Dak Prescott is gone. Weep, Mississippi State fans. Weep uncontrollably. You deserve it. What a career Prescott had as a Bulldog — nearly 12,000 total yards and more than 100 touchdowns in his four years in Starkville. But all good things...
Cody McClure
3 months ago
Drew Barker
Kentucky started off 2014 at 5-1 before finishing 5-7. In 2015, the Wildcats started 4-1 only to finish with the same 5-7 record, just one game shy of bowl eligibility for the second year in a row. They are 1-7 in November under head coach Mark...
Cody McClure
3 months ago
Nick Saban
The 2016 college football season officially begins on Aug. 27 with California taking on Hawaii in Australia. While kickoff for 2016 is a ways off, it’s never too early to start thinking about rankings, predictions and a preview for the...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Jim McElwain
The Florida Gators will get back to work on the field with the start of spring practice on March 9. While the Gators won the SEC East in 2015 with a 10-4 record (7-1 in SEC play), the enthusiasm emanating from the program in head coach Jim McElwain...
Antwan Staley
3 months ago
Brandon Harris
Spring practice around the SEC begins with 13 teams chasing Alabama for conference supremacy. The Crimson Tide have won three out of the last four SEC titles and open offseason workouts as one of the favorites to win the 2016 college football...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Butch Jones
The Tennessee Volunteers entered their 2015 campaign with big expectations and high hopes. While they ultimately fell short of winning the SEC East, a strong finish to the season, culminating in a dominant 45-6 victory over Northwestern in the...
Rob McVey
3 months ago
Brandon Harris
Unrealistic fan expectations hit an all-time new high during the 2015 season in the SEC when perennial winner Mark Richt was ousted from Georgia and LSU nearly did the same thing to head coach Les Miles at the end of a 9-3 season. At the heart of...
Ryan Wright
3 months ago
In 2015, Auburn had the most disappointing season of any team in college football. After being anointed in the preseason as a favorite to win the SEC and a contender for the College Football Playoff, the Tigers finished with a 7-6 (2-6 SEC) record...
Jason Hall
3 months ago
Hugh Freeze's teams at Ole Miss get better by one game every year. In his first season as head coach in 2012, the Rebels went 7-6. Then, in 2013, they went 8-5, then 9-4, then 10-3 last season. If you go by this method of consistent...
Cody McClure
3 months ago
Jake Hubenak
When we last left the Texas A&M football team, a 5-0 start deteriorated into an 8-5 frustrating finish punctuated by a season-ending two-game slide against LSU and Louisville. To make matters worse, head coach Kevin Sumlin had somehow...
Ryan Wright
3 months ago
Leonard Fournette
The best collection of talent in college football resides in the SEC. While the conference is short on proven quarterbacks for 2016, ranking the top 25 players headed into spring practice is no easy assignment considering the talent on defense and...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
A'Shawn Robinson
There are nearly 75 SEC players participating in the NFL Scouting Combine this week. Every SEC school is represented. Alabama leads the way with nine players at the combine, while Vanderbilt has one. Beginning Friday, participants will...
Cody McClure
4 months ago
Da'Shawn Hand
The SEC has a never-ending stockpile of defensive talent, and the next wave of stars is poised to emerge with spring practice just around the corner for all 14 teams. Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick, LSU defensive end Arden Key and Auburn...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago

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