Week 8 in the SEC was one full of joy and despair, depending on what colors you don on Saturday afternoons in the fall. You saw the Vanderbilt Commodores beat the #15 Georgia Bulldogs in Nashville, something Vanderbilt head James Franklin needed to back up his words this off-season when he said he felt this was the year Vandy could take down one of the SEC East’s “Big 3″.
Week 7 in the SEC had a little bit of everything, blowouts like South Carolina’s 52-7 drubbing of Arkansas and Alabama’s 48-7 destruction of Kentucky but it also featured some close calls in Texas A&M’s 41-38 escape from Oxford and Mississippi State outlasting Bowling Green 21-20 but the biggest news Week 7 delivered was the upset Missouri captured in Athens against a hobbled Georgia team that busted the SEC East wide open.
-Will Cam Newton & Ron Rivera finally start to live up to expectations and enter Uncharted Territory to even their sub. 500 record at 3-3 with a win over St. Louis at home Sunday?…
Auburn coach Gus Malzahn knows the luxury of having that rare quarterback who can take over games and abuse defenses with his arm or his feet.
What happens when athletes exercise poor judgment? Dumb athlete tweets, of course.
The lightning fast start of reigning Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel has a lot of people talking. The unbelievable statistics he is compiling this year rival that of any other player in the country.
Some people find ways to win and some people find ways to lose. I wrote that on twitter on Sunday after Ron Rivera’s Panthers blew their tenth 4th quarter lead in his 34 games as a head coach.
Len Martez & Colin Hoggard talk about the Crimson Tide “rollin” into College Station & beating Johnny “Football,” plus Floyd Mayweather dominating boxing & the Panthers traveling to Buffalo.
This year’s Heisman Trophy race is already off to a fast start and as you might have expected, it is quarterbacks leading the way after just two weeks of play. Here is a look at last year’s Heisman winner heading into week three of the season.
CBS Sports.Com NFL Draft Analyst Dane Brugler: “There Will Be Over 2 Dozen NFL Teams Represented At The Alabama, A&M Game”
Bustin Loose: 9-12-13: Dane Brugler joined the guys to preview the Alabama, Texas A&M game and it’s NFL prospects. Why he likes Tajh Boyd so much.