Southeastern RUMORS & NEWS

  • Saying ‘there’s no reason not to play,’ Jerry Jeudy is all-in for Alabama’s Citrus Bowl matchup with Michigan

    College Football Talk "If Michigan thought they were going to catch a bit of a break when it came to the offensive weapons Alabama can bring to a postseason fight, they can think again. In a short and sweet tweet posted to his personal Twitter account Friday night, Jerry Jeudy confirmed that he..." December 14

  • Georgia paying Matt Luke substantial salary as OL coach

    247 Sports "Georgia spared no expense in luring Matt Luke to its coaching staff as the offensive line coach and associate head coach. According to information obtained by Dawgs247 via an open records request under the Freedom of Information Act, Luke will make $900,000. The length of the contract..." December 14

  • Some Tennessee Fans Bought Tickets for Music City Bowl Before Vols Strong-Armed Way Into Gator Bowl

    12 Up "In a peculiar turn of events earlier in the week, Tennessee managed to convince the SEC to award with them with a date in the Gator Bowl after previously being slated to appear in the Music City Bowl. Though rare, the settlement to kick Kentucky out of the Gator Bowl..." December 14

  • LSU QB and Heisman favorite Joe Burrow wins Maxwell and Davey O'Brien Awards

    Yahoo! Sports "Joe Burrow will have quite the trophy collection at the end of the season. The LSU QB and presumptive Heisman winner won the Davey O’Brien Award (best quarterback) and Maxwell Award (best player) Thursday night at the college football awards ceremony. Burrow beat out..." December 13

  • Eddie George Says Joe Burrow Is Front-Runner to Win Heisman

    TMZ "Buckeye loyalty be damned ... Ohio State legend Eddie George says LSU's Joe Burrow is the front-runner to win the Heisman trophy on Saturday ... despite 2 OSU finalists. TMZ Sports spoke with the 1995 Heisman winner about the 4 finalists --..." December 13

  • Joe Burrow, Johnny Manziel hang out at Heisman event in NYC

    The Sports Daily "One of the NCAA’s most promising quarterbacks recently mixed it up with one of the biggest busts at the position in the past decade at a recent event. LSU quarterback Joe Burrow ran into former Browns signal-caller Johnny Manziel at a Heisman Trophy event in New York City, and..." December 13

  • Former Mizzou coach Barry Odom to join Arkansas as defensive coordinator

    Kansas City Star "Former Missouri Tigers coach Barry Odom has a new home — and it’s somewhere Mizzou fans know well. On the Paul Finebaum Show, Arkansas coach Sam Pittman said Odom was driving down to Fayetteville to join his staff. " December 13

  • Mississippi State running back Kylin Hill declares for NFL draft

    ESPN "Mississippi State running back Kylin Hill, who leads the SEC in rushing yards, announced Thursday that he will forgo his senior season and enter the NFL draft. In an announcement he posted on Twitter, Hill said he still plans to play in the Franklin American Mortgage Music..." December 13

  • Tennessee QB Brian Maurer’s Claims His Ex-Girlfriend Was Stalking Him

    Black Sports Online "Tennessee ended up finishing at a decent 7-5 to the regular season after a dreadful start to the season which included a 1-2 record and losses to Indiana State and Georgia State. They will be bound bowl bound as on January 2, they will take on Indiana in the Gator Bowl. QB Brian..." December 13

  • LSU's Burrow named AP Player of the Year

    SI "LSU quarterback Joe Burrow became the first Tiger player to be named the AP Player of the Year, doing so in a landslide decision that booked him 50 of the 53 first-place votes. Burrow's numbers have been well documented as the senior has thrown for 4,715 yards and 48 touchdowns in..." December 12

  • Texas A&M DT Justin Madubuike leaving for NFL, will skip bowl game

    College Football Talk "Texas A&M defensive tackle Justin Madubuike has played his last down as an Aggie. In an announcement on his Twitter account Thursday afternoon, the junior confirmed he will be declaring for the NFL draft in 2020. In addition, he announced he will not participate in Texas..." December 12

  • Dan Mullen sounds like he would be open to Cowboys head coaching job

    Larry Brown Sports "Dan Mullen seems like a long shot to be considered for the Dallas Cowboys head coaching job if the team parts ways with Jason Garrett, but you won’t be surprised to hear that he sounds open to it. Mullen was asked on Wednesday about the rumors linking him to Dallas, and he..." December 12

  • Nick Saban seems to feel his ex-coaches crossed the line by poaching

    Larry Brown Sports "Like any successful head coach, Nick Saban has had many assistants who worked under him move on to take head coaching jobs with other programs. He’s happy they have gotten those opportunities, but it seems like the six-time national champion is not pleased with some former members of his..." December 11

  • Lane Kiffin trying to hire coaches away from Nick Saban, get revenge

    Yardbarker "Anyone who follows Lane Kiffin on Twitter could tell you that the coach holds a grudge against Nick Saban because of the way Saban parted ways with him at Alabama, and that is one of the many reasons Kiffin being hired as the head coach at Ole Miss will make for some outstanding..." December 11

  • Ed Orgeron Wins Coach Of The Year Award From ESPN

    The Spun "Ed Orgeron, who has led LSU to an undefeated regular season and an SEC Championship this season, has been named Home Depot College Football Coach of the Year. The award, voted on annually by ESPN and ABC analysts, is given to the top coach in the FBS. Orgeron is the second LSU coach..." December 11

  • Why Joe Burrow will rewrite the record books with a Heisman Trophy win

    CBS Sports "The Heisman Trophy will be presented on Saturday evening in New York City with the college football regular season in the books, and LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is the front-runner for the award after his record-breaking campaign. The Tigers signal caller completed 77.9 percent of his passes for..." December 11

  • Former Ole Miss coach Matt Luke lands on Georgia staff to oversee offensive line

    ESPN "Georgia has hired former Ole Miss head coach Matt Luke as offensive line coach, the team announced Tuesday. Luke, fired Dec. 1 by Ole Miss, will replace Sam Pittman, hired Sunday as Arkansas' head coach. Pittman spent the past four seasons coaching..." December 11

  • Kentucky's Lynn Bowden Jr. wins Hornung for versatility

    MSN.com " Kentucky football fans already knew Lynn Bowden was one of the most versatile players in program history. Now he has been confirmed as the most versatile player in the country as the winner of the 2019 Paul Hornung Award. Bowden was announced as the winner Wednesday morning over..." December 11

  • Lane Kiffin has amazing quote about tarmac reception at Ole Miss

    Larry Brown Sports "Lane Kiffin got a hero’s welcome upon arriving at Ole Miss as the new head football coach, and he had a pretty fantastic response to that. Kiffin greeted fans after arriving in Oxford on Sunday night, kissing babies and interacting with Ole Miss faithful. The reception was..." December 10

  • Mike Gundy on Texas A&M: 'Best 7-5 team in the history of the NCAA'

    Saturday Down South "Texas A&M and Oklahoma State will renew a Big 12 rivalry of sorts in this year’s Texas Bowl. The Aggies and Cowboys met annually from 1996-2011 as members of the Big 12’s South Division. Texas A&M leads the all-time series 17-10, but OSU has won the last four..." December 10

  • Joe Burrow leads group of 4 Heisman Trophy finalists

    Yahoo! Sports "The 2019 Heisman Trophy finalists were revealed Monday, with four players earning invitations to the ceremony Saturday night in New York City. The finalists are LSU quarterback Joe Burrow, Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields, Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts and Ohio State defensive..." December 09

  • Ole Miss' Lane Kiffin has something to prove in SEC

    ESPN "It was a long road back, even by Lane Kiffin's own admission, but he's once again an SEC head coach and ready to take his shot at some of the top teams in college football. Kiffin was introduced Monday as Ole Miss' head coach and said he was eager to put down roots and..." December 09

  • Arkansas hires Georgia offensive line coach Sam Pittman to take over Hogs

    SI "Sam Pittman, a former assistant coach at Arkansas, will be the next head football coach for the Razorbacks, the school announced Sunday. Pittman was the assistant head coach, offensive line coach and recruiting coordinator at Arkansas from 2013–15 before joining Kirby Smart..." December 09

  • Former South Carolina QB Jake Bentley heading to Utah as graduate transfer

    CBS Sports "Former South Carolina starting quarterback Jake Bentley announced earlier this month that he will graduate and use his final year of eligibility elsewhere. Now we know that destination. The 6-foot-4, 224-pounder from Opelika, Alabama, announced on Twitter that he will play..." December 09

  • Eli Drinkwitz agrees to become next Missouri coach, leaving Appalachian State after one season

    Charlotte Observer "Appalachian State’s football team landed a bowl berth Sunday, but the Mountaineer are losing their head coach. Eli Drinkwitz, who took over the App State program a year ago and guided the Mountaineers to their second straight Sun Belt Conference championship game victory..." December 09

  • Tua Tagovailoa On Hip Injury, 2020 NFL Draft

    Pro Football Rumors "Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa recently suffered one of the most significant injuries in recent college football history. Previously a near-lock to go toward the top of the first-round, if not first overall, there is suddenly a ton of uncertainty surrounding the star passer since..." December 08

  • With offense that seemingly can't be stopped, LSU is team to beat in Playoff

    USA Today "As LSU players ascended stairs to the temporary stage in the middle of Mercedes-Benz Stadium, a highlight reel of past SEC championship games began playing on the scoreboard up above. The thousands of LSU fans who stuck around for the trophy presentation after the Tigers’ emphatic..." December 08

  • Joe Burrow has LSU fans, NFL scouts and his hometown waiting to see how magical his season can get

    CBS Sports "At a nondescript dining table in a quiet suburban home 78 miles from Columbus, the shaping of Joe Burrow's future has begun. "All the time," Burrow's father replies when asked whether agents have begun seeking representation of his son, LSU's quarterback and..." December 07

  • Jake Fromm suffers ankle injury on sack against LSU

    Larry Brown Sports "Jake Fromm was briefly knocked out of Saturday’s SEC Championship Game after a sack by LSU in the second quarter. Fromm was sacked by Grant Delpit on a second down play in the middle of the second quarter as his Georgia Bulldogs trailed 14-3. The quarterback’s left ankle..." December 07

  • Report: Lane Kiffin to be announced as Ole Miss head coach on Monday

    Larry Brown Sports "Lane Kiffin to Ole Miss looks like it is happening. Rivals reporter Neal McCready reported on Friday night that Kiffin will be Ole Miss’ next head football coach, though a deal is not officially signed. He says Kiffin will arrive in Oxford on Sunday, a day after FAU’s..." December 07

  • Lane Kiffin officially named Ole Miss' new head coach

    The Score "Ole Miss announced the hiring of Lane Kiffin as its new head coach on Saturday. Kiffin will be the Rebels' fourth head coach in the last 10 years after three seasons in charge of Florida Atlantic. The 44-year-old led the Owls to their second Conference USA title in three..." December 07

  • Florida CB C.J. Henderson To Enter Draft

    Pro Football Rumors "One of the top draft-eligible defensive prospects, C.J. Henderson will indeed be part of the 2020 draft pool. The Florida cornerback announced (via Twitter) he will leave school early to pursue an NFL career. Projected as a first-round pick, Henderson will not play in the..." December 07

  • Tua Tagovailoa admits he might not be the same after injury

    Alabama "Crutching into the interview room to the clicking shutters of photographers, Tua Tagovailoa had a smile on his face. He joked about wearing PJ pants to a room full of reporters and cameras before sitting down and doing a Nick Saban news conference impression Thursday afternoon in..." December 06

  • Tua Tagovailoa Shouldn't Toy With Idea of Staying at Alabama

    12 Up "The curious case of Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa continues. Once a sure-fire top prospect in the upcoming NFL Draft, he's now left thinking of what to do next after suffering a devastating dislocated hip. Tagovailoa held a press conference on Thursday afternoon during..." December 06

  • LSU's Ed Orgeron in position to reach at least $1.7 million in bonuses

    USA Today "Before becoming LSU’s interim head coach early in the 2016 season, Ed Orgeron was making $610,000 as the Tigers’ defensive line coach. This season, his third as LSU’s full-time head coach, Orgeron already has racked up bonuses worth more than that. And if..." December 06

  • Report: Lane Kiffin ‘Nearing Deal’ To Become Next Head Coach At Ole Miss

    Sportsnaut "Current FAU coach Lane Kiffin is reportedly nearing a deal with the University of Mississippi to become the next Ole Miss head football coach. This news comes by way of Richard Cross, an Ole Miss radio broadcaster for SEC Network, who says the school has already met with Kiffin and..." December 06

  • 2020 NFL Draft: Florida CB and potential first-round pick CJ Henderson forgoing bowl game to enter draft class

    CBS Sports "Another potential first-round NFL draft pick has announced he is departing college football early. Florida cornerback CJ Henderson will forgo his final year of eligibility to move on to the next level. In doing so, Henderson announced that he would not be playing in whatever..." December 06

  • Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa says no timetable for NFL Draft decision

    Sportsnaut "Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa entered the 2019 college football season as pretty much a lock to be the No. 1 overall pick in next April’s NFL Draft. Heck, teams have been planning for the possibility of selecting him for more than a calendar..." December 05

  • FAU reportedly planning to offer Lane Kiffin a raise amid Arkansas rumors

    Larry Brown Sports "Lane Kiffin has been heavily linked to the Arkansas head coaching vacancy, and there are some who believe he would welcome the opportunity to coach in the SEC again. However, it is also possible that Kiffin will take advantage of all the speculation and parlay it into a raise from his current..." December 05

  • Former Auburn quarterback Joey Gatewood announces transfer to SEC foe Kentucky

    CBS Sports "Former Auburn quarterback Joey Gatewood announced Thursday night that he'll be continuing his career at Kentucky, providing another boost for the program's outlook under Mark Stoops.  According to 247Sports, Gatewood was at Kroger Field for the..." December 05

  • Arkansas visits FAU coach Lane Kiffin to discuss open Razorbacks' coaching job

    Palm Beach Post "Lane Kiffin could be headed back to the Southeastern Conference. The Palm Beach Post has confirmed multiple reports that Florida Atlantic head coach Lane Kiffin met with the University of Arkansas officials on Sunday to discuss the Razorbacks’ coaching..." December 04

  • Auburn lands No. 2 recruit in Alabama, DT Lee Hunter

    ESPN "Fresh off its 48-45 win against Alabama this weekend, Auburn secured another win in the state when 2021 ESPN Junior 300 defensive tackle Lee Hunter announced his commitment to the Tigers on..." December 04

  • Tua Tagovailoa hasn't come to a decision on entering NFL draft

    247 Sports "Tua Tagovailoa hasn’t made a decision on whether he will enter the 2020 NFL Draft or return to Alabama to continue rehabbing his injured hip and possibly play football as a senior. The quarterback told ESPN’s Kirk Herbstreit there are risks and rewards in..." December 03

  • CFP Rankings: Top 4 unchanged, Alabama falls to No. 12

    The Score "With the final rankings less than a week away, another powerhouse school is out of the playoff hunt. The College Football Playoff selection committee unveiled its fifth rankings of the season Tuesday without any change to the top four, but with SEC..." December 03

  • Auburn slammed with big fine for storming field after big win over Alabama

    Sporting News "Auburn will pay the price for partying on the field. Tigers fans stormed the gridiron after their thrilling 48-45 Iron Bowl win over rival Alabama on Saturday, subsequently lightening the wallet of the university. The SEC announced on Monday that Auburn would be levied a $250,000 fine..." December 03

  • Auburn Trolls Alabama With Funny Announcement Ahead Of Final Exams

    Sportsnaut "There was no shortage of hubbub surrounding one extra second the Auburn Tigers were gifted by the refs ahead of halftime Saturday in their epic upset over Alabama. That one extra second gave Auburn kicker Anders Carlson the chance he needed to drill a 52-yard field goal as time..." December 03

  • College Football Playoff committee may have difficult decision leaving out either Pac-12 or Big 12 champion

    Larry Brown Sports "College football has five “power” conferences and only four teams in their playoff. That means one conference champion gets left out of the playoff. In some seasons, when there are several 2-loss teams, that is not a big issue. But this season is different. Things are shaping up for..." December 03

  • LSU stadium sod giveaway turns chaotic, runs out in minutes

    Larry Brown Sports "2019 marks the most memorable and successful football season LSU has had in at least eight years, and it’s fair to say fans are desperate for a piece of the action. If you need proof of that, you need only see what happened in Baton Rouge on Monday when the university gave away..." December 02

  • Ole Miss fires football coach Matt Luke, saying it didn't see 'enough momentum on the field'

    USA Today " Matt Luke is out as head coach of the Ole Miss football program, the university said. Luke, who led the Rebels to a 4-8 season in 2019, was in his third year as head coach, counting his interim stint in 2017. Across three seasons, Luke posted a 15-21..." December 02

  • Ole Miss players, including Jerrion Ealy, reportedly storm out of meeting following Matt Luke's firing

    Saturday Down South "Once the news came out in a team meeting with Ole Miss players that Matt Luke was fired as head coach of the Rebels, it didn’t sit well with a group of them, including Jerrion Ealy and Tariqious Tisdale. Athletics Director Keith Carter addressed the team on Sunday night in the..." December 02

  • Auburn Football Legend Pat Sullivan Dead from Cancer at 69

    TMZ "Sad news in the college football world ... Pat Sullivan -- Auburn's first Heisman winner ever -- has died, according to his family. The university released a statement Sunday, confirming the news on behalf of Pat's family. They say he died peacefully Sunday..." December 02

  • South Carolina starting QB Jake Bentley to transfer

    Yahoo! Sports "The graduate transfer quarterback market is already taking shape.  A day after Florida’s Feleipe Franks announced he was leaving Gainesville, another SEC quarterback — South Carolina’s Jake Bentley — is also leaving his school.  " December 02

  • Florida QB Feleipe Franks will not return to Gators in 2020 as he decides his future

    Only Gators "Redshirt junior quarterback Feleipe Franks announced Sunday that he will not return to the Florida Gators for the 2020 season. Franks, who missed the majority of 2019 with a fractured ankle suffered earlier in the campaign, was unclear about his future in a message posted to..." December 02

  • 'Unfair' end-of-game penalty among Nick Saban's gripes with Iron Bowl officiating

    ESPN " Alabama coach Nick Saban was critical of the officiating during Saturday's 48-45 loss on the road at Auburn, pointing to a penalty in the game's final seconds as well as a decision before halftime to put 1 second back on the clock that allowed the Tigers to..." December 01

  • Joe Burrow sports a special 'Burreaux' jersey on senior night, gets a huge ovation

    The Advocate "Joe Burrow sprinted onto the Tiger Stadium field for his senior day tribute Saturday night with a little something extra. As the crowd gave him a huge ovation, Burrow sported a "Burreaux" jersey and met his family and coach Ed Orgeron at midfield. Burrow has etched..." December 01

  • Dabo Swinney rants about unfair treatment by CFP: 'They don't want us there'

    The Score "Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney suggested that his team is being held to an unfair standard in the College Football Playoff race after it blew out South Carolina 38-3 on Saturday. "Obviously, if we lose this game, they are going to kick us out," said Swinney about the..." December 01

  • NFL Draft prospects to watch: Rivalry week brings Ohio State-Michigan and the Iron Bowl

    CBS Sports "Rivalry week has finally arrived. The final week of the regular season brings some of the year's most anticipated matchups of the year in addition to conference championship implications. College football fans are anxiously waiting to learn how formidable the Crimson Tide will be without..." November 30

  • This Guy's Nick Saban Impersonation is Unbelievable

    The Big Lead "One of Nick Saban's favorite things to do is get hot and bothered with the media during his press conferences and after all these years, they tend to blend together. And sound a lot like this: That's an elite audio impersonation right there. " November 30

  • All jokes aside, Elijah Moore's 'pee' celebration was an all-time sports blunder

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF "The enduring power of college football comes with the beautiful collision of the unpredictable, unscripted and unhinged. A 12-car pile-up of the bizarre and unimaginable emerged in Starkville, Mississippi, late Thursday night. A rivalry game known as the Egg Bowl between bitter foils..." November 30

  • Tim Tebow: Loss of Lawrence Cager significant for Georgia

    247 Sports "Losing their primary receiving target is not what the fourth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs needed this week. Wideout Lawrence Cager announced Friday he would not play in Saturday's game vs. Georgia Tech or be available for the upcoming showdown with LSU in the SEC Championship..." November 30

  • D'Andre Swift injury: Georgia RB exits game vs. Georgia Tech with shoulder injury as LSU showdown looms

    CBS Sports "No. 4 Georgia didn't have any problems putting away rival Georgia Tech as it looks forward to the SEC Championship Game. However, the status of Bulldogs star running back D'Andre Swift will be a storyline to monitor moving forward. During the third quarter..." November 30

  • Elijah Moore's dog-peeing celebration costs Ole Miss Egg Bowl

    The Score "The Egg Bowl between Mississippi State and Ole Miss ended in the most bizarre fashion Thursday night. Ole Miss pulled within one point after a touchdown in the final seconds, but receiver Elijah Moore got flagged for a celebration in which he mimicked a..." November 29

  • Ole Miss, WR Elijah Moore apologize for urinating dog Egg Bowl celebration

    ESPN "Ole Miss and receiver Elijah Moore apologized Friday for the dog urinating celebration in the final moments of the Egg Bowl that contributed to the Rebels' loss to Mississippi State. "I apologize to my teammates, coaches and Rebel Nation for my actions at..." November 29

  • Report: Arkansas hit by mumps, '15 or so' players, coaches could miss game vs. Missouri

    Sportsnaut "Now here’s a bit of unexpected news in this modern age: The Arkansas Razorbacks may be without “around 15 or so” players “and a few coaches” Friday against Missouri due to the mumps. This news comes by way of Josh R Nabors of ESPN Radio. " November 29

  • Nick Saban shares why he does not like players faking injury

    Larry Brown Sports "Some teams employ a tactic of having defensive players fake injuries just to get a stoppage in play to slow down an opposing offense. The practice is particularly common in college football, where defenses use the tactic to slow down fast-paced offenses. But it’s not something Nick..." November 28

  • Joe Burrow sends cool tweet on Thanksgiving

    Larry Brown Sports "Joe Burrow sent a pretty cool tweet on Thanksgiving Thursday. Burrow went from being a backup quarterback buried on the depth chart at Ohio State to starting at leading the LSU Tigers to what is currently an undefeated season. He is a Heisman Trophy contender and being discussed..." November 28

  • Texas A&M brought in $1.3 million from alcohol sales in first year at Kyle Field

    College Football Talk "Thumbs up… suds up? Texas A&M was one of several SEC schools this season to open up the taps and allow beer/alcohol sales in general seating areas following a conference rule change in the spring and to the surprise of absolutely nobody, things turned..." November 28

  • Georgia WR Lawrence Cager (ankle) could miss several weeks

    ESPN "Georgia senior Lawrence Cager, the team's top wide receiver, injured his ankle in practice Wednesday, and the Bulldogs fear the injury might cause him to miss the next several weeks, sources told ESPN, confirming multiple reports. Cager, a graduate transfer from Miami,..." November 28

  • College football recruiting: The quarterbacks to know ahead of the 2019 early signing period

    CBS Sports "As we survey the teams circling the College Football Playoff, it's clear the importance of landing the blue-chip quarterback in today's modern, offense-friendly football. Ohio State has Justin Fields, LSU has Joe Burrow, Clemson has Trevor..." November 27

  • CFP committee chairman explains why Ohio State jumped LSU in rankings

    Yardbarker "The latest College Football Playoff rankings were released on Tuesday, and perhaps the biggest development was Ohio State jumping LSU for No. 1 in the rankings. Ohio State beat Penn State 28-17 at home last weekend, while LSU defeated Arkansas 56-20. The Buckeyes played a tougher..." November 27

  • Mecole Hardman fires back at PETA after Uga tweet

    247 Sports "People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals did not make many friends in Athens yesterday after the organization called for beloved mascot Uga to be immediately retired from his post. The tweet from PETA stems from a viral video of Uga X from the Bulldogs recent victory..." November 27

  • Missouri incensed as bowl ban upheld, lawyer insists cooperating with NCAA not worthwhile

    CBS Sports "Missouri football learned Tuesday that, to its dismay, the NCAA has upheld its postseason bowl ban on appeal. Also upheld were additional recruiting-based restrictions against the football program. On Jan. 31, Missouri was handed a bowl ban and a series of sanctions stemming from an..." November 27

  • The craziest college football playoff scenarios after the latest rankings are released

    247 Sports "The College Football Playoff picture underwent a bit of a shakeup Saturday as Oregon and Penn State’s losses catapulted Utah, Oklahoma, Minnesota and Baylor up the rankings. The new top six are now: No. 1 Ohio State, No. 2 LSU, No. 3 Clemson, No. 4 Georgia, No. 5 Alabama and No. 6..." November 26

  • Ohio State Leaps LSU for Top Spot in Latest College Football Playoff Rankings Shakeup

    12 Up "With a win over No. 9 Penn State on Saturday afternoon, Ohio State evidently made a good impression of the College Football Playoff committee. The Buckeyes jumped the LSU Tigers in the latest edition of the CFP Rankings, which were announced on Tuesday..." November 26

  • NFL's Ben Watson Defends Georgia's Dog Mascot In War With PETA, 'Kick Rocks'

    TMZ "New England Patriots stud Ben Watson just bodied PETA in the war over Georgia's dog mascot ... straight-up telling the org to "kick rocks" for criticizing the school's use of the sideline pup! "He IS at home with a loving family," Watson said..." November 26

  • Nick Saban: Auburn Is 'Probably' the Best Team Alabama Has Played so Far

    Bleacher Report "Alabama head coach Nick Saban showed a lot of respect to his upcoming opponent ahead of Saturday's battle with Auburn. "This is the best team we've played, probably, so far this year," the coach said Monday, per Charlie Potter of..." November 25

  • LSU Makes Joe Burrow Delete Tweets Calling People Monkeys and Clowning Foreigners & Roger Goodell

    Total Pro Sports "Once again, a high profiled athlete forgot to do a clean sweep of his Twitter account and he is certainly going to pay for it. LSU Tigers QB Joe Burrow has likely become the most-coveted QB on most draft boards after Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa suffered a dislocated hip in his..." November 25

  • College football major position awards finalists announced

    The Score "The finalists for a number of major college football awards were announced Monday. LSU quarterback Joe Burrow and Ohio State pass-rusher Chase Young are both nominated for multiple honors. Here are the notable award..." November 25

  • Tua Tagovailoa Gets Good News About Draft Stock Following Surgery

    12 Up "Alabama Crimson Tide fans and Draft Twitter alike can take a sigh of relief, as the latest news surrounding the Tua Tagovailoa situation is positive.  After his scary hip injury against Mississippi State, Tagovailoa's surgeon assured us all that this is not as serious as..." November 24

  • LSU coach Ed Orgeron with utterly savage quote

    Sportsnaut "The LSU Tigers (No. 1 in the nation) pasted SEC foe Arkansas, 56-20 on Saturday, but they weren’t in a celebratory mood afterward. LSU coach Ed Orgeron was asked why the Tigers didn’t celebrate.  His response was both savage and legendary: “There wasn’t..." November 24

  • Oregon Ducks beat out Alabama, Georgia for 5-star ILB Noah Sewell

    247 Sports "The Ducks have added a massive commitment late Friday night. Orem (Utah) inside linebacker Noah Sewell made his commitment to Oregon after winning the Utah 5A state title game with his Orem team. Sewell made his pledge to the Ducks over top contenders like Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee,..." November 23

  • Tua Tagovailoa will be in attendance at Alabama’s game Saturday

    College Football Talk "Even as he won’t be able to take the field with the rest of his teammates, Tua Tagovailoa (pictured, left) will still be there for the seniors who will be playing their last home game at Bryant-Denny Stadium. After suffering a hip injury in Alabama’s..." November 23

  • Mac Jones’ Girlfriend, Sophie Scott, Cheers Alabama QB on Via Instagram

    Heavy "Mac Jones’ girlfriend, Sophie Scott, is a fellow Alabama student. Scott frequently posts supportive messages on social media for Jones, who is now at the helm of Alabama football following Tua Tagovailoa’s season-ending injury. Jones, the new starting quarterback..." November 23

  • Missouri WR Jonathan Nance Arrested For Missing Court Date, Was Driving On Suspended License

    Sportsnaut "University of Missouri receiver Jonathan Nance was arrested on Friday after a routine traffic stop revealed he had skipped a court date for a previous infraction. Nance was pulled over for running a stop sign Friday, University of Missouri police confirmed to the St. Louis..." November 23

  • Tua Tagovailoa’s injury means little brother won’t be able to redshirt at Alabama this season

    College Football Talk "Tua Tagovailoa‘s Injury Heard ‘Round the College Football World last Saturday, as it turns out, won’t just impact Alabama’s push for a sixth consecutive playoff berth. Prior to Tagovailoa’s season-ending hip injury, Alabama had planned on..." November 22

  • College Football Playoff: The committee's biggest debates about Alabama, Oregon and others

    ESPN "The College Football Playoff selection committee's top seven teams remained the same in its third ranking of the season, but there's always something to debate. (Minnesota fans would like to know why Penn State is ranked ahead of the Golden Gophers in spite..." November 22

  • Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa Turning Pro?

    Pro Football Rumors "Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is telling people he is very likely to turn pro, according to Tony Pauline of the NFL Draft Network. While just a couple weeks ago this news would have been considered obvious, the past week raised significant questions about his..." November 22

  • Auburn Retires Current War Eagle Mascot One Week Before Iron Bowl

    12 Up "The No. 16 Auburn Tigers are retiring the latest iteration of their iconic mascot and bringing in some new life just over a week before the Iron Bowl with the No. 5 Alabama Crimson Tide. Auburn is replacing Nova, also known as War Eagle VII, with Aurea, now known as War..." November 22

  • Report: Tua Tagovailoa still planning to enter NFL Draft

    Larry Brown Sports "Tua Tagovailoa was once considered the favorite to be taken with the first overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, but his stock has taken a dip in the wake of a serious hip injury that required surgery and ended his season. Some have wondered if that could inspire the quarterback to return to..." November 22

  • Auburn AD provides statement implying Gus Malzahn will not be fired

    Football Scoop "Gus Malzahn’s 7 year, $49 million contract is just two years old, putting his buyout at $27 million. It would be crazy to even consider paying that figure for the coach of the No. 15 ranked team in the country. Auburn, many people believed, was that kind of..." November 22

  • Nick Saban opens up about Tua Tagovailoa’s season-ending injury

    USA Today "Hindsight has given Nick Saban quite the mental burden to bear. In his Monday press conference, the University of Alabama’s football coach waxed poetic on his injured quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, who sustained a season-ending hip injury in the final minutes of the..." November 21

  • Alabama fan charged with murder of LSU fan during LSU-Alabama game

    College Football Talk "Sadly, this has become a ghoulish tradition of late when it comes to the LSU-Alabama game. Last year, an Alabama fan was fatally injured after a verbal altercation with two LSU fans during the annual SEC West clash turned physical.  This year, an LSU fan, 29-year-old James..." November 21

  • Emmanuel Acho: Tua Tagovailoa Should Return For Senior Season

    The Big Lead "A former linebacker feels that NFL teams should take Tua Tagovailoa off their big boards, but not because he'll be gone quickly in next spring's draft. Speaking on ESPN's Get Up! on Thursday, Acho argued that the best thing that injured Alabama quarterback can do..." November 21

  • LSU's Michael Divinity not playing because he's ineligible — he didn't leave for personal reasons

    Lafayette Daily Advertiser "The reason LSU starting linebacker Michael Divinity Jr. has not played in the TIgers' last two games and will not play in several more is because he has been and remains ineligible, coach Ed Orgeron confirmed Wednesday on the Southeastern Conference teleconference. It was not..." November 21

  • Meet Alabama QB Mac Jones’ Girlfriend Sophie Scott

    Sports Gossip "Mac Jones is now the man in Alabama, as they're trusting him to run out onto the field and take them to the Championship. Off the field, he's a winner in the relationship category. " November 20

  • Nick Saban wants Mac Jones to be 'lead dog' with Tua Tagovailoa out

    ESPN "As Alabama coach Nick Saban continues to monitor the progress of injured quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, he's turning his attention to the next man up at the position: redshirt sophomore Mac Jones. Saban said during the SEC teleconference on Wednesday that he has emphasized..." November 20

  • UGA Photographer Shares Picture of RB Brian Herrien Right Before She Got KO’D On Sidelines

    Total Pro Sports "No matter what, you must always get the shot. That is the creed of the photojournalist. Chamberlain Smith definitely lived by that motto. On Tuesday, the UGA photographer who got knocked unconscious on the Auburn sidelines over the weekend, took to Twitter and tweeted out..." November 20

  • Alabama CB Scooby Carter entering transfer portal

    ESPN "Alabama freshman cornerback Scooby Carter has entered his name into the transfer portal. " November 19

  • Emotional Nick Saban: Tua Tagovailoa One Of The Only Players I’ve Loved

    Sportsnaut "Tua Tagovailoa underwent successful hip surgery on Monday after suffering a season-ending injury Saturday that has Alabama head coach Nick Saban and his team hurting in a big way. Saban admitted Monday that the entire team is feeling this loss keenly while offering effusive..." November 19

  • Which teams are most likely to make the College Football Playoff?

    Larry Brown Sports "Though we’re only two weeks from the various conference championship games across the college football landscape, there remains a considerable amount of uncertainty in how the College Football Playoff field will come together. There are only a couple teams who can really feel confident..." November 19