SEC Articles

Some say SEC Media Days isn’t what it used to be, but there’s still some excitement if you know where to look.   Gone are the days of former coaches Steve Spurrier and Les Miles dazzling the media with wisecracks, and players...
Nick Cole
3 hours ago
D'Andre Swift, Georgia Bulldogs Football
The 2018 college football season features plenty of big-time talents returning at running back. Stanford’s Bryce Love returns for another run at the Heisman Trophy, while Wisconsin’s Jonathan Taylor, Alabama’s Damien Harris,...
Steven Lassan
1 day ago
John Franklin III
There they sit on National Signing Day, colorful hats before them, smiles rolling across their faces amid beaming, proud parents, teachers and coaches, knowing that ardent fan bases are holding their collective breaths in anticipation of a dramatic...
Athlon Sports
1 day ago
Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
With Baker Mayfield, Sam Darnold, Josh Rosen, Lamar Jackson and a handful of other standouts departing after the 2017 season, college football lost several of its stars at the quarterback position. While this position is replacing some big names,...
Steven Lassan
3 days ago
Good for you, Jimbo Fisher.   One must be oozing with self-confidence to show up at SEC Media Days and entertain winning national championships before winning his first game in the league.   Texas A&M’s $75-million-dollar-...
Nick Cole
3 days ago
Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
Major League Baseball’s 2018 All-Star Game is slated for Tuesday night, July 16 at Nationals Park in Washington D.C. While the Midsummer Classic won’t satisfy the hunger for football at this point in the summer, the All-Star...
Steven Lassan
4 days ago
Trace McSorley, Penn State Nittany Lions Football
Major League Baseball’s 2018 All-Star Game is slated for Tuesday night, July 16 at Nationals Park in Washington D.C. While the Midsummer Classic won’t satisfy the hunger for football at this point in the summer, the All-Star...
Steven Lassan
4 days ago
One could make a strong argument that the 2017 college football season ranks among the very best of modern times. This campaign featured countless heart-stopping finishes, provided landscape-altering upsets, and was highlighted with many of the...
Kyle Kensing
4 days ago
Chad Morris, Arkansas Razorbacks Football
During the halcyon days of the old Southwest Conference, Arkansas jutted out from Texas like a sixth toe of sorts. Eight of the schools flew the Lone Star flag, while the Razorbacks sat to the northeast, SWC members but certainly not Texas....
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Mike Elko, Texas A&M Aggies Football
College football’s coordinator carousel was active once again for the 2018 season. Top defensive coordinators seemed to be in demand, as four of Athlon Sports' top five hires came on that side of the ball. Texas A&M's Mike Elko...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Georgia Bulldogs head coach Kirby Smart
The Georgia Bulldogs came about as close to winning a national championship as a football team can without actually putting the trophy in the case.   The deflating overtime loss to Alabama robbed Georgia fans of relief from decades'...
Nick Cole
1 week ago
Cotton Bowl
Do you love college football? (It’s a rhetorical question.)   What would be better than visiting a new venue every week of the season? Braden Gall and Mitch Light, the hosts of the Athlon Sports Cover 2 Podcast, have picked the games...
Mitch Light
1 week ago
Auburn Tigers head coach Gus Malzahn
One could easily argue that the SEC has been the elite college football conference in the country since the 1992 season with at least 14 claimed titles seeing Alabama, Auburn, LSU and Florida claim nine of those trophies since the 2006 season....
Ryan Wright
1 week ago
Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
The SEC is once again loaded with intrigue. Alabama and Georgia closed out the 2017 season battling for the national championship, and both teams are expected to be in the mix to win it all again in 2018. In addition to the Crimson Tide and...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Alabama Crimson Tide College Football
Death, taxes and Alabama in the College Football Playoff. Those are seemingly the only three certainties we have in this life.   OK, so maybe that third observation is a stretch, but the Crimson Tide have the distinction as the only...
Nick Cole
1 week ago
Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
College football's 2018 season is less than 50 days away, but it’s never too early to make projections and predictions on how the bowl games and playoff pairings may look by the time the CFB Playoff selection committee meets in...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Florida Gators LB Cece Jefferson
Imagine, if you will, your favorite SEC football coach sitting down at the poker table for a friendly game. In his hand rests cards he knows he’ll hold, and a few cards he knows he should fold. The difference between winning and losing? A...
Nick Cole
1 week ago
David Long, West Virginia Mountaineers Football
The start of the 2018 college football season is officially 50 days away. With the start of the upcoming season approaching and to mark 50 days until kickoff, Athlon Sports decided to pick 50 players we felt were underrated going into the upcoming...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
DeVonta Smith, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
The SEC once again ranks as college football’s No. 1 conference. The league took both spots in last year’s national championship matchup, as Alabama edged Georgia in overtime to win its fifth title in nine years. Both the Crimson Tide...
Athlon Sports
2 weeks ago
Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher
If Texas A&M overcomes decades of underachievement and wins an SEC or even national championship, devoted Aggies should point their beloved class rings skyward as a tribute to Big Jim Fisher.   Get full team previews, schedules, scouting...
Athlon Sports
2 weeks ago
After five subpar seasons in Fayetteville under former head coach Bret Bielema, the Arkansas Razorbacks are welcoming an overhaul on offense under new head coach Chad Morris. Morris, the former head coach at SMU, has spent the offseason turning the...
Ryan Wright
2 weeks ago
Missouri Tigers College Football
The 2017 college football season was definitely a tale of two halves for the Missouri Tigers. After starting 1-5, the Tigers rattled off six straight wins to close the regular season and become bowl eligible, flying up to third in the SEC East...
Juan Jose Rodriguez
2 weeks ago
Texas A&M Aggies College Football
Hopes have been high in College Station since the 2013 season with the 12th Man waiting for Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin to replicate and surpass an 11-2 debut campaign that saw the Aggies take down Alabama and Johnny Manziel hoist a...
Ryan Wright
2 weeks ago
A.J. Brown, Ole Miss Rebels Football
The wide receiver position was hit hard by departures following the 2017 college football season, but there’s still plenty of talent on campus for ’18. Ole Miss’ A.J. Brown, Arizona State’s N’Keal Harry and West...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Auburn Tigers College Football
Auburn shrugged off one of the toughest schedules in college football during the 2017 season taking down two No. 1-ranked teams, Georgia and Alabama, on the way to a surprise SEC West Division title. Although the Tigers fell short in the SEC...
Ryan Wright
3 weeks ago

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