SEC Articles

Jacob Eason
Georgia got back at it this week, as head coach Kirby Smart opened his second campaign in Athens by kicking off spring practice.   Expectations are high as always surrounding the Bulldogs, even if Smart’s debut 8-5 season didn’t...
Matt Fortuna
4 months ago
Jalen Hurts
Alabama returns to the field on March 21, as the Crimson Tide open spring ball. For Nick Saban, this is Year No. 11 in Tuscaloosa, a reign that has featured a ridiculous four national titles.   Of course, the Tide came as close as humanly...
Matt Fortuna
4 months ago
Butch Jones
The Tennessee Volunteers entered spring practice in 2016 with lofty aspirations and even bigger expectations. The pressure factor was high, but question marks were few and far between for a star-studded Tennessee roster. While an injury-plagued...
Rob McVey
5 months ago
Minkah Fitzpatrick
Spring practice is underway around the SEC, and it’s never too early to take a peek at what’s ahead in 2017. While a few teams will kick off practice in late March, a majority of the SEC teams are already deep into spring practice and...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Kevin Sumlin
Redshirt freshmen make an impact for every college football team during the course of a season, and it’s no surprise a handful of talented players are ready to push for time after sitting out the 2016 campaign. A variety of reasons could be...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Deondre Francois
The countdown to the 2017 college football season is already underway, as spring practices and position battles for spots on the depth chart for all 130 teams across the nation are already in progress in offseason workouts. And one...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
After 11 full seasons on the sidelines in Baton Rouge, three SEC West Division titles, two SEC Championships, and one BCS National Championship, LSU fans, boosters, and administrators had enough of head coach Les Miles and his 112 wins with the...
Ryan Wright
5 months ago
Jacob Eason
While the SEC still has a strong claim to rank as the No. 1 college football conference once again for 2017, this league slipped on the gridiron last year. Alabama played for the national championship, but the 13 other teams in the conference had...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Reuben Foster
The annual NFL Scouting Combine is in the books and all 32 teams have left Indianapolis ready to shake up their draft boards based on what they saw and heard. All of the prospects were put through the gauntlet of tests, drills and interviews but...
Bryan Fischer
5 months ago
John Ross
The annual NFL Scouting Combine is in the books and all 32 teams have left Indianapolis ready to shake up their draft boards based on what they saw and heard. All of the prospects were put through the gauntlet of tests, drills and interviews but...
Bryan Fischer
5 months ago
Kevin Sumlin
Texas A&M fans have been patient with head coach Kevin Sumlin, even if each season feels like déjà vu. After wowing the Aggie faithful with an 11-2 record and a Cotton Bowl win over Oklahoma in his 2012 debut, Sumlin set the bar high but a 9-4...
Ryan Wright
5 months ago
Dan Mullen
Mississippi State used a blocked field goal to beat Miami (Ohio) in the St. Petersburg Bowl in late December and cap a 6-7 season that included Dan Mullen's fifth Egg Bowl win. Mullen hauled in a top-30 recruiting class in February, keeping...
Elton Hayes
5 months ago
Alvin Kamara
Every year when the list of NFL Scouting Combine invitees is released, there’s always one conference atop the standings and it’s seemingly always the SEC. This year is no exception with a whopping 66 players from the league invited to...
Bryan Fischer
5 months ago
Auburn capped off its 2016 football season with a Sugar Bowl berth, where it got handled by Oklahoma 35-19. While the Tigers didn't finish the season well (losing three of their final four games), there were plenty of bright spots along the way...
Cody McClure
5 months ago
Jim McElwain
Jim McElwain’s second season as Florida’s head coach was very similar to his first. The Gators won the SEC East with an 9-4 record, but they again lost to Alabama in the SEC Championship Game. However, unlike like last season’s 41...
Antwan Staley
5 months ago
Hugh Freeze
How quickly things have changed in Oxford. Two years after downing No. 2-ranked Alabama, topping rival Mississippi State in the Egg Bowl and capping the season with a Sugar Bowl win over Oklahoma State, Ole Miss finds itself facing uncertainty...
Elton Hayes
5 months ago
Derek Mason
Derek Mason's Vanderbilt Commodores finally reached a bowl game in 2016 after getting hot at the end of the regular season. Vandy hammered Ole Miss 38-17 and knocked off rival Tennessee 45-34 in its last two games to reach the postseason....
Cody McClure
5 months ago
Mark Dantonio
Ranking the college football and basketball head coaching tandems for the Power 5 conferences is no easy assignment. But that’s what Athlon Sports has set out to do this offseason, as spring practice is just starting around the nation for all...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Skai Moore
The future was not looking very bright for the South Carolina Gamecocks around this time last year. First-year head coach Will Muschamp inherited a questionable roster from a team that had compiled a record of just 3-9 the year prior. And...
Rob McVey
5 months ago
Nick Saban
While the SEC is considered college football’s best conference, the coaching ranks aren’t particularly deep on the gridiron. Alabama’s Nick Saban ranks as the best coach in the nation, but the next few spots are up for grabs. A...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Nick Saban
Recruiting is the foundation for winning national championships, competing for CFB Playoff berths or winning at a high level in college football. While recruiting rankings aren’t 100 percent accurate, there is plenty of truth in the rankings...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Montravius Adams
Recent history shows that if you want to win in the NFL, you need to have a solid-if-not-elite defensive line to do so. Recent history also shows that if you are looking for elite defensive linemen in the college ranks, the Southeastern Conference...
J.P. Scott
6 months ago
Year in and year out the LSU Tigers pull in some of the best high school talent in the nation on National Signing Day. However, with the dismissal of head coach Les Miles four games into the 2016 season, Bayou Bengal fans were concerned how...
Ryan Wright
6 months ago
Feleipe Franks
Before National Signing Day on Feb. 1, many considered Florida’s 2017 recruiting class disappointing. The Gators were ranked in the 30s by several recruiting services and had a few of their targets such as Elijah Blades and Kai-Leon Herbert...
Antwan Staley
6 months ago
Jarrett Stidham
Finding or developing a quarterback is no easy task for any college football coach. This position is one of the hardest to evaluate in high school, and quarterbacks often transfer early in their career in search of more playing time if they are...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago

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