SEC Articles

Jaylon Smith
Picking the top linebacker units in college football is no easy task. After all, schemes dictate how linebackers are used and the rise of spread offenses generally means more defensive backs on the field. Regardless of whether a scheme utilizes a 4...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Leonard Fournette
LSU enters the 2015 college football season ranked No. 15 in Athlon Sports' preseason Top 25 and the coaches throughout the SEC seem to back that position, if not believing the Tigers should be higher. On Tuesday the Preseason Coaches All-SEC...
Ryan Wright
10 months ago
Reggie Ragland
Seems like every Alabama national title run in recent years has had one —an Alpha dog linebacker. There was Rolando McClain in 2009, Dont'a Hightower in '11, and C.J. Mosley in '12. And it looks like Alabama's got another...
Erik Stinnett
10 months ago
The best Saturdays of the year aren't too far off.  College football season will be back relatively soon so many fans are breaking out their best to create hype videos for their favorite team. In the running? This Auburn hype video....
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
Justin Scott-Wesley
On Monday, Georgia senior wide receiver Justin Scott-Wesley was giving instructions on the sideline, instead of receiving them on the field. Scott-Wesley, who is recovering from yet another knee injury, was at practice with his teammates, but not...
Justin Nails
10 months ago
A'Shawn Robinson
The rise of spread offenses and the different schemes teams face on a week-to-week basis in a college football season has altered how some defensive coordinators think. While some are placing more emphasis on building a secondary, the success...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Pharoh Cooper
In my early 1980s youth, I would always look forward to the annual football tab that The State and Columbia Record put out. It wasn't because I was finally ready to hear about Sloan's Bears but rather because Bob Gillespie and whoever...
Marky Billson
10 months ago
Tennessee iPhone
Tennessee fans have finally received the long awaited validation that their Vols are once again relevant in the landscape of college football. Unfortunately, it isn’t yet in the form of wins on the gridiron. However, they will be happy to...
Rob McVey
10 months ago
Just about every sports fan is tied to their team’s logo, which makes ranking logos complicated. To get an educated opinion on what is a good logo and what isn't, Athlon Sports turned to one of the people most responsible for helping...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Hunter Johnson
The Tennessee Volunteers received a boost to their 2017 recruiting efforts in the form of a big-time commitment on Sunday. Hunter Johnson, who is ranked as the No. 1 high school quarterback in the nation for the 2017 class, has pledged to take his...
Rob McVey
10 months ago
Kyle Allen
Several SEC teams opened fall practice with uncertainty at quarterback, but Texas A&M ended any controversy about its signal-caller with 10 days until its opener against Arizona State. On Monday, coach Kevin Sumlin picked sophomore Kyle Allen...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Vernon Hargreaves III
Life in the SEC is always survival of the fittest. The conference has nine teams ranked in Athlon Sports’ 2015 college football preseason Top 25, which is more than any other conference. The Florida Gators are not one of these nine teams....
Antwan Staley
10 months ago
Georgia Bulldogs
The offensive line is often the most overlooked position for any college football team. While the linemen in the trenches don’t get enough credit, they are often the most important piece to a successful offense. Flashy skill talent and...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Les Miles
The LSU Tigers enter the 2015 college football season seemingly with more questions on the roster than answers, yet still made enough of an impression on voters to be ranked 14th in the Associated Press' preseason poll. The Ohio State...
Ryan Wright
10 months ago
Marcus Maye
Florida will open its season at home on Sept. 5 without three players. The school announced on Friday that redshirt juniors Marcus Maye and Alex McCalister, and senior Latroy Pittman Jr., will not play in the home opener against New Mexico State,...
Elton Hayes
10 months ago
With the college football season quickly approaching, one of the University of Florida’s recent hires took to the camera to welcome new and returning students to Gainesville, and to galvanize Gator football fans.  It wasn...
Elton Hayes
10 months ago
Once upon a time, LSU head coach Les Miles said something along the lines of "Not only do we lose a senior class every year, but we also lose a junior class." That statement is pretty powerful because it's true. Teams like LSU,...
Cody McClure
10 months ago
Florida has surfaced as a potential destination for freshman quarterback Ricky Town, following his recent decision to transfer from the University of Southern California. Town was the nation’s fifth-best pro-style quarterback in the class of...
Elton Hayes
10 months ago
Bret Bielema
Some college football teams have a long history of redshirting freshmen preferring to give a full year of maturity in the weight room and on the practice field before unleashing the former high school talents onto the college gridiron. When it...
Ryan Wright
10 months ago
Dak Prescott
There’s plenty of uncertainty at quarterback in the SEC for 2015, but talent certainly isn’t an issue among the league’s 14 teams. And needless to say, pairing down the SEC’s talent to the top 15 players is no easy...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Derrick Henry
If only Alabama’s Derrick Henry had a twin. One with a cannon of an arm and pinpoint accuracy. That would solve a lot of questions. "Somebody's got to make it happen," a somewhat exasperated Nick Saban said of the...
Erik Stinnett
10 months ago
Alabama draws one of college football’s toughest schedules this year. Of the team’s 12 regular-season opponents, nine are in Athlon Sports' preseason Top 25, five of which won bowl games in 2014.  The Crimson Tide open the...
Elton Hayes
10 months ago
Robert Nkemdiche
After a 7-0 start that included a 23-17 upset victory over Alabama, Ole Miss became a legitimate contender not only in the SEC West, but also for a national title. Even with a loss to LSU, the Rebels were ranked No. 4 in the very first College...
Nicholas Ian Allen
10 months ago
Tennessee Volunteers 2015
It has been almost a decade since the Tennessee Volunteers have entered a season with so much fanfare. The media and Vol fans alike, have set the “expectations bar” fairly high and with good reason. Tennessee returns 18 starters from a...
Rob McVey
10 months ago
Ashton Shumpert
The Mississippi State Bulldogs accomplished great things in 2014. After a 6-0 start, which included three straight wins over top-10 teams, the Bulldogs catapulted from unranked to No. 1 in the country. It actually only took five weeks for them to...
Nicholas Ian Allen
10 months ago

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