Southeastern RUMORS & NEWS

  • Former Five-Star QB Justin Fields Reportedly Plans On Transferring From Georgia

    Uproxx "The Georgia Bulldogs fell just short of the College Football Playoff after a devastating loss to the Alabama Crimson Tide in the SEC Championship Game. Though many believe Kirby Smart’s team was among the four best in the sport, the Bulldogs will square off against Texas in the Sugar Bowl..." December 18

  • Ohio State is frontrunner for Georgia QB Justin Fields

    247 Sports "Ohio State has emerged as the frontrunner to land former five-star quarterback Justin Fields, who is expected to leave the University of Georgia after his freshman season, according to the Toledo Blade. With the Buckeyes' quarterback room possibly uncertain next season pending..." December 18

  • Nick Saban: QB Tua Tagovailoa is 'ahead of schedule' with recovery from ankle surgery

    CBS Sports "No. 1 Alabama's Orange Bowl national semifinal showdown with No. 4 Oklahoma is less than two weeks away, and questions surrounding the status of Crimson Tide quarterback Tua Tagovailoa still linger after Tagovailoa underwent an ankle procedure two days after the SEC Championship Game win..." December 17

  • Missouri LB coach Vernon Hargreaves arrested after missing court date

    Sportsnaut "Missouri linebacker coach Vernon Hargreaves, who’s also the father of Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Vernon Hargreaves Jr., was arrested on Saturday. According to ABC 17 News in Columbia, Missouri, Hargreaves was arrested on an out of county warrant and released after posting..." December 16

  • Tagovailoa (ankle) returns to practice for bowl prep

    Bleacher Report "Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa returned to practice Friday ahead of the team's College Football Playoff clash with the No. 4 Oklahoma Sooners in the Orange Bowl on Dec. 29.  According to's Alex Scarborough, Tagovailoa took part in some drills Friday less than..." December 15

  • Saban says Alabama hasn't hired Durkin 'in any capacity'

    The Score "Alabama head coach Nick Saban refuted a report that stated former Maryland head coach DJ Durkin has been helping the team in a consultant-like role. "DJ Durkin is spending a few days with our staff in Tuscaloosa from a professional development standpoint. He has not been hired in..." December 15

  • DJ Durkin meeting, watching tape with Crimson Tide staff

    ESPN "Former Maryland coach DJ Durkin has been at the Alabama football complex this week, meeting with defensive staff members and watching tape -- something Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban has done routinely over the years with former head coaches -- sources confirmed to ESPN. Durkin was..." December 14

  • Gus Malzahn refutes report about reduced contract buyout

    Larry Brown Sports "Gus Malzahn has refuted a report that says he accepted a reduced contract buyout in order to remain at Auburn. Malzahn received a monster 7-year, $49 million contract after leading the Tigers to a 10-4 season last year that included a win over rival Alabama. Malzahn was also being..." December 14

  • Report: "Narcissistic Sociopath" D.J. Durkin Is A Consultant At Alabama Now

    Deadspin "D.J. Durkin was finally fired by the University of Maryland in October after a player died on his watch, an investigative report found a “toxic” culture in the football program, much of the rest of his team threatened revolt, the university president resigned, and the..." December 13

  • Arkansas LB charged with simultaneous possession of gun and drugs, suspended indefinitely

    The State "Arkansas linebacker Demetrius Walker has been suspended from the football program after being arrested on drug and weapon charges. Washington County booking records show the 21-year-old Walker was arrested for delivery of marijuana, possession with intent to deliver, simultaneous..." December 13

  • Nick Saban to promote Alabama quarterbacks coach Dan Enos to offensive coordinator

    CBS Sports "Alabama has been on the lookout for a new offensive coordinator since Mike Locksley left to become the coach at Maryland. It didn't have to look far. Football Scoop and are reporting that coach Nick Saban is expected to promote quarterbacks coach and associate head coach Dan Enos to..." December 11

  • Oxford’s Clay Webb commits to Georgia over Alabama

    Alabama "Clay Webb, Alabama’s No. 1 football recruit, is headed east for his college football career. Webb, a 6-foot-3, 295-pound offensive lineman, committed to Georgia at a ceremony in front of a packed Oxford High gym. He picked Georgia over Alabama, Clemson and Auburn. Fans..." December 10

  • Ole Miss OT Little declares for NFL draft

    The Score "Mississippi left tackle Greg Little is leaving school a year early and entering the 2019 NFL Draft. Little is projected to be a first-round draft pick, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. " December 10

  • Gus Malzahn returns to calling plays for Auburn, hires Kenny Dillingham as offensive coordinator

    CBS Sports "In a late-night reveal on Sunday, Auburn confirmed that coach Gus Malzahn will return to calling offensive plays for the Tigers moving forward and announced that he has hired Kenny Dillingham as the new offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Dillingham spent the last three seasons at..." December 10

  • Mizzou defensive lineman Tre Williams arrested for domestic assault

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "ff Pitts said. Around 1:45 a.m., officers responded to a report of a physical altercation in the 3900 block of South Providence. The alleged victim reported that there was a verbal argument with Williams while the victim was driving. Williams became physically aggressive with the alleged victim..." December 10

  • Alabama flips 5-star safety Dax Hill from Michigan

    Sportsnaut "Even when the Alabama Crimson Tide don’t take the field on a Saturday, Nick Saban still pulls off a big win. This time, Saban flipped five-star safety recruit Daxton Hill from the Michigan Wolverines. Hill, rated as the top safety prospect in the 2019 recruiting class and the..." December 09

  • Auburn RB transferring after coaches burn redshirt?

    247 Sports "Auburn freshman running back Asa Martin is leaving the program. A year in which coaches appeared to botch his redshirt season, Martin intends to transfer away from the program after less than one year on the Plains. The backup running back, who was expected to contend for a..." December 09

  • Florida athletic director open to idea of scheduling 2-for-1 football series with UCF

    CBS Sports "Florida athletic director Scott Stricklin is open to the idea of playing UCF during the regular season, but there's a catch. While speaking at a Peach Bowl event on Friday, Stricklin said Florida would be open to a series against the Knights, but it would have to be a 2-for-1 series that..." December 09

  • Oklahoma's Kyler Murray surpasses Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa as Heisman betting favorite

    ESPN "For the first time all season, Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray is the betting favorite to win the Heisman Trophy -- in both the legal and offshore markets. Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa opened as the third-favorite at 10-1 odds in June at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook,..." December 08

  • Kentucky's loss to Seton Hall proves the Wildcats just aren't very good right now

    CBS Sports "Duke's season-opening 118-84 destruction of Kentucky was shocking on multiple levels when it happened -- mostly because you never expect to see a team ranked No. 2 in the preseason Associated Press poll get handled so easily and lose to anybody by 34 points. But that surprising result looks..." December 08

  • Tua Tagovailoa beats Kyler Murray for Walter Camp national player of the year

    Alabama "The first of three national player-of-the-year honors was handed out before the main awards show Thursday evening. And the Walter Camp Award went to … Tua Tagovailoa. Alabama’s quarterback beat Kyler Murray of Oklahoma, Gardner Minshew of Washington State, Will..." December 06

  • Tide's Tua Tagovailoa flying in private plane through awards season

    ESPN "The most valuable ankle in Alabama -- and the award-winning quarterback attached to it -- is traveling in style this week. Alabama is using a private plane to transport quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, who underwent ankle surgery earlier this week, during awards season so that he may..." December 06

  • Missouri adds Arkansas transfer WR Jonathan Nance as well

    College Football Talk "In October, Arkansas transfer wide receiver Jonathan Nance took a visit to Missouri at the same time as Clemson transfer quarterback Kelly Bryant.  Tuesday, Bryant announced he would continue his collegiate playing career with the Tigers; the same day, Nance..." December 05

  • Texas A&M OL commit Adrian Medley flips to UCF

    Dallas Morning News "Texas A&M has lost another recruit. This time around, three-star Pensacola (Fla.) offensive lineman Adrian Medley flipped his commitment from Texas A&M to UCF. Medley originally committed to Texas A&M over the summer. He is the second recruit to decommit over the..." December 05

  • Report: Auburn Stifling Gus Malzahn's Attempt to Hire Hugh Freeze as OC

    12 Up "Gus Malzahn, an offensive mind, prides himself and his Auburn teams on having one of the most unstoppable ground games in the SEC. When they struggled to get into a rhythm, quarterback Jarrett Stidham and the Tigers struggled.  In an attempt to jump start the offense,..." December 05

  • Colorado names Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker as new coach

    Sporting News "Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker is the new head coach at Colorado, the school announced Wednesday.  He will start work immediately and will not coach the Bulldogs in the Sugar Bowl against Texas.   "Colorado has always been a place that I thought..." December 05

  • WR A.J. Brown Declares for 2019 NFL Draft After 3 Seasons at Ole Miss

    Bleacher Report "Ole Miss wide receiver A.J. Brown will forgo his senior season in favor of declaring for the 2019 NFL draft. Brown was among the few bright spots for the Rebels in 2018, as they went 5-7 and struggled mightily down the stretch..." December 04

  • QB Cole Kelley will transfer from Razorbacks

    Whole Hog Sports "Quarterback Cole Kelley will transfer from Arkansas, he announced Monday via his Twitter account. Kelley, a redshirt sophomore who started six games in two seasons but saw his role in the offense diminish as the 2018 season went along, did not list any possible transfer..." December 04

  • Auburn QB Jarrett Stidham plans to turn pro

    Alabama "Jarrett Stidham may have already played his last down at Auburn. Either way, it looks like this will be his last season with the Tigers. The redshirt junior plans to enter the NFL draft, sources told It’s unclear whether Stidham will play in the..." December 04

  • Ex-Clemson QB Kelly Bryant says he's transferring to Missouri

    ESPN "Former Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant is heading to Missouri. Bryant announced his decision Tuesday night via Twitter, posting a video of game highlights and workouts, along with him reading the poem "The Test of a Man," about overcoming adversity, with the..." December 04

  • Tua Tagovailoa, Kyler Murray, Dwayne Haskins announced as finalists for Heisman Trophy

    ESPN "Before they face one another in the playoff later this month, Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa and Oklahoma's Kyler Murray will face off Saturday night in New York. The two quarterbacks were named finalists for the 84th Heisman Trophy on Monday, along with Ohio State quarterback..." December 03

  • LSU linebacker Devin White announces he’s playing in the Fiesta Bowl

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "LSU linebacker Devin White — considered the No. 1 linebacker prospect in the 2019 NFL Draft — will play in the Fiesta Bowl on Jan. 1. He announced the decision via Twitter on Monday after teammate and fellow top NFL Draft prospect Greedy Williams announced he was..." December 03

  • LSU's Greedy Williams declares for NFL draft

    The Score "LSU cornerback Greedy Williams announced Sunday his intention to declare for the 2019 NFL Draft and forgo his final two years of eligibility. A four-star recruit in 2016, Williams exploded onto the scene as a redshirt freshman in 2017, collecting six interceptions and displaying..." December 03

  • Auburn parts with offensive coordinator Chip Lindsey, who will reportedly join Les Miles at Kansas

    KU Sports "Ten days after the Kansas football season’s conclusion, a coordinator for new head coach Les Miles’ staff emerged. In a day full of escalating smoke connecting the name Chip Lindsey with KU football,’s Auburn football reporter, Matt Zenitz, reported Monday..." December 03

  • South Carolina WR Deebo Samuel will skip Belk Bowl to focus on the 2019 NFL Draft

    The State "South Carolina football star Deebo Samuel will skip the Belk Bowl and head straight to the NFL draft, he announced Monday via social media. He missed much of 2015 and 2017, plus parts of 2016 with injuries. He looked like a likely candidate to leave last season, but a broken bone in..." December 03

  • Kentucky Football's Zy'Aire Hughes Accused of Assaulting Girlfriend

    Complex "Kentucky sophomore Zy'Aire Hughes, who plays wideout for the Wildcats football team, was arrested and charged with fourth-degree misdemeanor assault on Sunday, Jon Hale of the Louisville-Courier News reports. The arrest report said Hughes "intentionally caused..." December 03

  • Nick Saban: Georgia ‘deserves’ to be in College Football Playoff

    Yardbarker "Nick Saban campaigned for Georgia to be included in the College Football Playoff following Saturday’s SEC Championship Game. After Alabama came back to beat the Bulldogs 35-28 in a game where they mostly trailed, Saban said he didn’t want to face Georgia again. He also..." December 02

  • Tua Tagovailoa expected to be available for playoff despite sprained ankle

    Larry Brown Sports "Tua Tagovailoa is expected to be available for the College Football Playoff despite suffering a sprained ankle in the SEC Championship Game against Georgia on Saturday. Alabama head coach Nick Saban spoke with the media after his team’s 35-28 comeback win over the Bulldogs and..." December 02

  • Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame, Oklahoma in CFP

    NCAA "The final College Football Playoff rankings of the season were announced Sunday, Dec. 2.  Here are the top six teams in the rankings: No. 1 - Alabama No. 2 - Clemson  No. 3 - Notre Dame  No. 4 - Oklahoma  No. 5..." December 02

  • Coordinators from Alabama and Georgia could be leaving for head coaching jobs

    CBS Sports "The SEC Championship Game between No. 1 Alabama and No. 4 Georgia could be the last game for a pair of high-ranking assistant coaches on both sidelines. Multiple outlets are reporting that Crimson Tide offensive coordinator Mike Locksley and Bulldogs defensive coordinator Mel Tucker are..." December 01

  • Tua Tagovailoa suffers ankle injury after sack

    Larry Brown Sports "Tua Tagovailoa appeared to suffer an ankle injury early in Saturday’s SEC Championship Game. Tagovailoa came up limping after taking a big sack on 2nd-and-goal in the first quarter against Georgia. Replay showed that his left ankle appeared to be bent the wrong way on the..." December 01

  • Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa describes on ESPN's 'GameDay' how his dad beat him with belt

    USA Today "Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa has taken college football by storm since he took over in the second half of the Crimson Tide's national championship comeback. He's looking like the runaway Heisman Trophy favorite. He's also the first Alabama quarterback..." December 01

  • Georgia Defensive Coordinator Mel Tucker Expected to Be Named Colorado Head Coach

    SI "Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker is expected to be named as Colorado's next head coach, "barring a late change," ESPN's Adam Rittenberg reports. The announcement is expected to come Saturday after the Bulldogs play Alabama in the SEC Championship..." December 01

  • Alabama star QB Tua Tagovailoa (knee) not fully recovered but close entering SEC title game

    CBS Sports "There appears to be a conflict regarding about the health of Alabama star quarterback Tua Tagovailoa's right knee -- stemming from comments made by Tagovailoa himself. The Heisman Trophy front-runner said this week his knee is not "fully recovered" while a guest on an..." November 30

  • Alabama OC Mike Locksley one of three finalists to coach Maryland

    ESPN "Maryland will conduct finalist interviews for its head-coaching vacancy on Sunday and Monday, meeting with three candidates: Matt Canada, who served as the Terrapins' interim head coach this season, Alabama offensive coordinator Mike Locksley and Michigan quarterbacks coach Pep Hamilton,..." November 30

  • Hugh Freeze interviewed for Tennessee OC job

    The Score "Former Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze reportedly interviewed to become Tennessee's new offensive coordinator, a source told Yahoo Sports' Pete Thamel. Earlier this week, Tyson Helton vacated the Tennessee position to accept the head coaching job at Western..." November 30

  • Nick Saban could make $1.1 million in bonus money with Alabama title

    College Football Talk "Regardless of how Alabama performs and advances this offseason, Nick Saban won’t exactly be hurting financially.  If the Crimson Tide goes as far as their talent suggests, though, it would prove very beneficial to the head coach’s bank account — but not the players who..." November 29

  • Four-star QB Max Johnson picks LSU over uncle Mark Richt's Hurricanes

    ESPN "Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print ESPN 300 four-star quarterback Max Johnson, the son of former NFL and Florida State quarterback Brad Johnson, made a commitment to LSU on..." November 29

  • Video shows A&M assistant charging at LSU coaches

    CBS Sports "There's a new twist in the Texas A&M-LSU postgame fight saga, and this one involves a coach with ties to both teams. Ross Dellenger of Sports Illustrated received video of the lead-up to the incident that shows Aggies wide receivers coach Dameyune Craig sprinting across the field..." November 29

  • Vanderbilt tight end Turner Cockrell dies after year-long battle with cancer

    Tennessean "Vanderbilt tight end Turner Cockrell died on Thursday after a year-long battle with melanoma, the school announced. Cockrell, 21, died at his home in Acworth, Ga., surrounded by his family, according to Vanderbilt spokesperson Larry Leathers. No funeral arrangements have been..." November 29

  • Is Alabama in playoff even with SEC championship loss? Decision might not be easy

    USA Today "To understand the settled certainty at the top of the College Football Playoff rankings this week – just like the week before or any of the weeks before that – you need to know only this: The only mention of Alabama at all came during Rob Mullens’ opening statement..." November 28

  • Bob Stoops vehemently denies connection to Auburn job that’s not open

    College Football Talk "If you hadn’t noticed already, silly season is in full swing. Earlier this month, Auburn athletic director Allen Greene was very publicly adamantthat Gus Malzahn would return next season as the Tigers’ head football coach.  Monday, however, a..." November 27

  • Gus Malzahn to reportedly accept reduced buyout to remain at Auburn

    Larry Brown Sports "Auburn is coming off a disappointing 7-5 season that began with College Football Playoff aspirations, and there has been come talk since last weekend’s blowout loss to Alabama that head coach Gus Malzahn could be in danger of losing his job. However, it sounds like he will return for a..." November 27

  • Chauncey Gardner-Johnson to enter NFL Draft, skip senior season

    247 Sports "The first of Florida's juniors has made up his mind on the NFL Draft. Nickelback Chauncey Gardner-Johnson announced on his Twitter accounted on Monday evening that he will officially enter the 2019 NFL Draft, forgoing his senior season of eligibility. He plans to play in..." November 27

  • LSU football legend Kevin Faulk involved in post-game scuffle

    Alabama "Tempers flared following LSU’s seven-overtime loss to Texas A&M on Saturday night, with one of the Tigers’ all-time greats at the center of hostilities. Kevin Faulk, LSU’s all-time leading rusher and now the Tigers’ director of player development, was..." November 25

  • Jimbo Fisher's Nephew Reportedly the Person Who Punched LSU Analyst Steve Kragthorpe

    The Big Lead "Well, we have another potential twist in the wild scene at the end of the epic LSU-Texas A&M game, where Kevin Faulk was seen exchanging blows with an unnamed person wearing Texas A&M clothing and wearing a sideline credential. That exchange happened after the Texas A&M person had..." November 25

  • Benny Snell opens up about NFL Draft and bowl plans

    A Sea of Blue "With the regular season now over, Benny Snell will soon have to make an NFL Draft decision. Until then, Snell is just soaking up Saturday’s destruction of Louisville, as college life is exactly what he wants right now, despite the expectation he’ll leave for the..." November 25

  • Ole Miss wide receiver D.K. Metcalf to declare for NFL draft

    Yahoo! Sports "One of the most intriguing wide receiver prospects in the country is leaving Ole Miss for the NFL draft. Redshirt sophomore D.K. Metcalf told Yahoo Sports in a telephone interview on Friday he’s declaring for the draft. Metcalf had generated considerable buzz as a..." November 23

  • Texas A&M Aggies blah football season exposing coach Jimbo Fisher as a fraud

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Year No. 1 of the Great Jimbo Cash Grab has been a bust, because it has exposed Jimbo Fisher as another coach who looks great when he has an NFL quarterback to tear it up.   It was nearly one year ago when Texas A&M buried Jimbo Fisher in so much..." November 22

  • Bama RB Damien Harris clears concussion protocol

    Alabama "A nice breeze kept things quite brisk at Alabama’s afternoon practice Tuesday in Tuscaloosa. It’s Iron Bowl week so spirits were high. A few notes from the media viewing period. -- Running back Damien Harris was on the field after not being spotted at..." November 21

  • Report: Former Clemson QB Kelly Bryant cancels Miami official visit, will take final trip to Auburn

    Alabama "Kelly Bryant is having a change of plans. The former Clemson quarterback, one of the top names on the early graduate transfer market, has canceled his official visit to Miami and will instead take his final official visit to Auburn, according to a report by" November 20

  • Alabama lands in-state 2020 lineman after weekend offer

    247 Sports "x The possibility of playing football for the University of Alabama had Jah-Marien Latham discussing a potential commitment with those close to him over the last month or so. Following three visits to the Capstone, he got the news he had been waiting for on..." November 19

  • Arkansas suspends 2 DBs for socializing pregame with Mississippi State spirit squad

    ESPN "Arkansas defensive backs Kamren Curl and Ryan Pulley have been suspended for the Razorbacks' final regular-season game against Missouri on Friday after the two were seen socializing with members of the Mississippi State dance team prior to kickoff on Saturday. A local reporter..." November 19

  • Ex-Michigan RB Kareem Walker commits to Mississippi State

    Michigan Live "Former Michigan running back Kareem Walker, a former five-star recruit and at one time the No. 1 back in the country, has determined his next stop. He's headed to the SEC. Walker, who spent the 2017 season at Fort Scott Community College in Kansas, has verbally committed..." November 19

  • Tagovailoa breaks Alabama's single-season TD record

    The Score "Tua Tagovailoa made history against The Citadel on Saturday. The Heisman favorite threw his 31st touchdown pass in the third quarter, setting a new Alabama single-season record. November 17

  • Alabama RB Damien Harris suffers concussion vs. The Citadel

    Sporting News "Alabama's top rusher, Damien Harris, suffered a "mild concussion" Saturday during the team's 50-17 victory over The Citadel, according to coach Nick Saban.  November 17

  • Kentucky linebacker Josh Paschal poised for return from cancer treatments for season's final home game

    USA Today "How about this for a late-season boost to team morale? Kentucky sophomore Josh Paschal appears poised to make his first appearance of the season Saturday against Middle Tennessee in the final game at Kroger Field of the season. For the first time this season, Paschal is dressed out..." November 17

  • Jarrett Guarantano out with injury, Keller Chryst enters for UT Vols vs. Missouri

    Knoxville News Sentinel "Tennessee's backup quarterback Keller Chryst entered during the second quarter of Saturday's game against Missouri in relief of Jarrett Guarantano. Guarantano has a head and neck injury, according to the CBS broadcast. Vols coach Jeremy Pruitt said during a halftime interview..." November 17

  • Paul Finebaum regular and Auburn superfan Tammy dies in horrific U.S. 280 crash

    Alabama "A woman killed in a horrific crash on U.S. 280 was the well-known Paul Finebaum Show regular caller Tammy from Clanton. The character, cut-up and avid Auburn University football fan and “full-time granny,” 52-year-old Tammy Renae Bullard and her 3-year-old granddaughter..." November 16

  • LSU and Les Miles Agree to Final Settlement "LSU today announced a settlement of monies owed to former head football coach Les Miles. Both parties agreed to a one-time lump sum payment of $1.5 million of the $6.5 remaining in the original agreement which would have been binding until 2023. Vice Chancellor and Director of..." November 15

  • Chosen 25 RB John Emery commits to in-state LSU after initially committing to Georgia

    USA Today "After decommiting from Georgia, it always seemed like a matter of time before John Emery Jr. picked another SEC power. On Tuesday he finally pulled the trigger for in-state LSU, changing the dynamic of the SEC recruiting rankings in the process. The Destrehan (La.) High..." November 14

  • Nick Saban bristles at thought of limiting Tua Tagovailoa

    Larry Brown Sports "Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is a little bit beaten up, and with an easy game against The Citadel on the horizon, there was some thinking that perhaps the Crimson Tide would look to limit the Heisman hopeful’s reps to keep him fresh for bigger challenges to..." November 12

  • Tua Tagovailoa once again aggravates knee injury, replaced by Mac Jones

    Sportsnaut "During the third quarter of Alabama’s game against Mississippi State, Tua Tagovailoa was wrapped up and dragged to the ground. His already injured right knee appeared to get tweaked a bit, but he stayed in the game. Then a few plays later, he was once again pummeled by a..." November 10

  • Feleipe Franks apologizes to Florida fans after shushing them

    Sporting News "Feleipe Franks led Florida to a comeback victory vs. South Carolina on Saturday, and he did it while proving a point. Throughout the game, Franks was seen visibly shushing the crowd — at home. Usually you see opponents come in and shush the crowd as a way to rile up the..." November 10

  • UF quarterback Kyle Trask suffers season-ending foot injury

    Orlando Sentinel "UF backup quarterback Kyle Trask was hoping to make his first career start on Saturday when South Carolina visits the Swamp. Trask’s season now is over. According a message posted by his father, Michael, on his Facebook page, Trask broke his foot while..." November 08

  • Alabama fan dies days after getting into bar fight celebrating LSU game

    Sporting News "An Alabama fan beaten while at a bar celebrating Saturday night's 29-0 victory over LSU died Tuesday from injuries sustained in the altercation, according to his family members. Police were called to the Ponchatoula Pub in Ponchatoula, La., early Sunday morning on..." November 07

  • Kelly Bryant to take official visits to North Carolina, Mississippi State

    Larry Brown Sports "Kelly Bryant is doing his due diligence as he tries to decide his next school. The former Clemson quarterback has taken official visits to Arkansas and Missouri already, and an unofficial visit to Auburn. Next up will be official visits to North Carolina and Mississippi State,..." November 06

  • Allen Greene: Gus Malzahn will be Auburn's coach in 2019

    247 Sports "Change is not coming at the top of Auburn's football program. Coach Gus Malzahn will see a seventh season and maybe more as the Tigers' head coach, even amid some calls for his job from fans and boosters following a 6-3 start to the season. Athletics..." November 06

  • Alabama, Georgia advance to 2018 SEC Championship Game in rematch of 2017 national title game

    CBS Sports "No. 1 Alabama throttled No. 3 LSU on Saturday night in Death Valley to claim the SEC West crown, and No. 6 Georgia handled No. 9 Kentucky to win its second straight SEC East title. As a result, the college football world will be treated to one of the most highly-anticipated rematches in the..." November 04

  • Tua Tagovailoa tweaks knee in Bama win, says he'll be ready for Miss. St.

    SI "Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa sometimes does things that only Tua Tagovailoa can do. With a 9-0 record for No. 1 Alabama, Tagovailoa played in the fourth quarter for the first time and threw his first interception of the year in Saturday's 29-0 win over LSU. But Tagovailoa..." November 04

  • LSU coach Ed Orgeron says he needs to recruit better after Alabama loss

    Sporting News "It seems like LSU coach Ed Orgeron threw his players under the bus. Following No. 3 LSU's 29-0 loss to No. 1 Alabama, Orgeron said recruiting was partly to blame for the Tigers' second loss of the season. “I told the guys the table was set, the fans were great,..." November 04

  • Kentucky Has Crashed Back to Earth

    The Big Lead "The Kentucky Wildcats football team accomplished the near-impossible for several weeks: steal attention away from the basketball program. A 7-1 record earned a No. 9 ranking in the initial College Football Playoff rankings. A home date with Georgia served as an SEC East decider and..." November 04

  • ESPN apologizes for James Carville's comments alleging SEC conspiracy to help Alabama

    USA Today "ESPN issued an apology Saturday after political commentator James Carville alleged on College GameDay there was a conspiracy by the SEC to help Alabama. Carville, an LSU alum, was asked about the first-half suspension for Tigers linebacker Devin White, who was ejected for..." November 03

  • Florida benches struggling QB Feleipe Franks for Kyle Trask

    Yardbarker "The Florida Gators benched struggling quarterback Feleipe Franks during the third quarter against Missouri on Saturday in favor of Kyle Trask. Franks was just 9/22 for 84 yards, though he did have a rushing touchdown. He wasn’t moving the ball much as the Gators were getting..." November 03

  • Saban: Alabama's offense will finally be tested vs. LSU

    ESPN "Alabama coach Nick Saban says LSU will be the best team the Crimson Tide have faced this season, particularly on defense, and "it's not even close." Alabama, which leads the country in scoring offense at 54.1 points per game, has played just one team this season ranked..." November 02

  • South Carolina schedules home game vs. Akron on Dec. 1 to make up for cancellation

    CBS Sports "South Carolina will play a home game vs. Akron on Dec. 1 to make up for the game vs. Marshall that was canceled on Sept. 15 due to Hurricane Florence, the school announced on Friday. The matchup will add a 12th game to the schedule of both schools. Akron's road game vs. Nebraska on Sept. 1..." November 02

  • NCAA lifts recruiting restrictions on Ole Miss football, keeps 2018 bowl ban in place

    CBS Sports "The final chapter in the Ole Miss recruiting scandal is complete, and it's a minor win for the Rebels. The school announced Thursday that the Infractions Appeals Committee lifted recruiting restrictions related to unofficial football visitors because the Committee on..." November 01

  • ‘It really came down to trust.’ UK lands four-star recruit Wandale Robinson.

    Lexington Herald-Leader "Western Hills High School senior and football sensation Wandale Robinson has committed to the University of Kentucky. Robinson, whose all-around contributions for the Wolverines have him in the driver’s seat for the 2018 Mr. Football award, picked the Wildcats on Thursday. He..." November 01

  • Alabama head coach Nick Saban has no plans to retire

    Sportsnaut "Rumors over the past several months have suggested that Alabama head football coach Nick Saban, one of the most successful in history, might decide to call it quits following the current season. At 66 years old, Saban is relatively up there in age by coaching standards. But..." October 29

  • Tua Tagovailoa says knee is ‘100 percent’

    Larry Brown Sports "Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is apparently past his knee issues. Tagovailoa said Monday his knee was “100 percent” and he didn’t even need a knee brace anymore, but continued to wear it at the insistence of the team as a precaution. " October 29

  • John Emery, nation's top running back recruit, decommits from Georgia

    ESPN "The up-and-down month on the recruiting trail continued for the Georgia Bulldogs on Thursday when John Emery, the nation's No. 1-ranked running back, announced he was reopening his recruitment. Emery's decommitment is the fourth major loss Bulldogs have suffered..." October 26

  • Trey Smith out indefinitely after return of blood clots in lungs

    Knoxville News Sentinel "Tennessee Vols sophomore offensive lineman Trey Smith is out indefinitely after doctors found blood clots in his lungs for the second time in 2018. On Thursday, UT announced doctors discovered Wednesday the blood clots had returned for Smith, who missed spring..." October 25

  • Jalen Hurts sprained ankle at Tennessee, had minor surgery

    Alabama "It turns out Alabama didn't leave Tennessee without an injury. Nick Saban, speaking in Birmingham on Monday, revealed Jalen Hurts had "a bit of a high ankle sprain" in Knoxville. "They did a minor procedure to try to help the healing," Saban said...." October 23