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SEC Media Days: Back on top, SEC ready for more in 2016

Well, we made it. The media day fun is about to get rolling in Hoover, Alabama with the start of a nearly week-long media day extravaganza with the SEC. Before everything gets underway, here is a rundown of the SEC heading into 2016. The SEC in 2015…


SEC spring game attendance by the numbers

The SEC led the nation in spring game attendance this year, and the competition was not even close when you look at the data. The SEC had a cumulative total of 508,994 at spring games this season, easily pushing past the Big Ten after seeing their rivals…


In 2015, Missouri football unites in way not seen in decades

For the second time in roughly three years, the University of Missouri football program deserves praise for the way it is handling a sensitive off-field subject. In February 2014, Michael Sam announced to the world he is gay. Sam, who had won the SEC Defensive Player of…


2015 Preview: Picking the SEC

Oh, you thought I forgot about the SEC? think again. I was merely saving the best for last. The SEC did not have a postseason to remember last season, leaving the door open for SEC haters and critics to blast the conference. The truth is the SEC…


Wife Knows Best: Week 15 College Football Picks

It is conference championship week in college football. Champions in the ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, Conference USA, MAC, Mountain West Conference, Pac-12 and SEC will all be crowned starting tonight with the Pac-12 and MAC conference championship games. Things got started in wild fashion with UCF…


The College Football Playoff starts now

The College Football Playoff will determine college football’s first national champion in the new playoff model in January, but the real playoff begins this weekend; conference championship week. The conference championship games in the ACC, Big Ten, Pac-12 and SEC all have teams looking to secure a…


Wife Knows Best: Week 7 college football picks

Last week my wife, Stefanie, went 4-2 to win the head-to-head competition for the week. I was a disappointing 2-4 thanks to going out on a limb with Michigan over Rutgers and holding firm on Oklahoma, Alabama and Stanford. My wife correctly picked Notre Dame over Stanford…


Wife knows best: Week 4 college football picks

Ultimate bragging rights remain on the line between my wife, Stefanie, and I. Entering the fourth week of the college football season I am hoping to find a way to pad my head-to-head prediction record, but this looks like another tight week on the prediction front. My…


Wife knows best: Week 3 college football picks

Week two of the college football season did not result in some good predictions from me, or my lovely wife Stefanie. For one week though, I suppose I proved why I am the one writing about college football professionally in this relationship, but there was not much room…


Wife knows best: Week 2 college football picks

Much to my chagrin, my wife was more accurate in predicting straight-up winners in our assortment of games last weekend. In fact, my perfect wife was perfect with her picks. It all came down to Sunday night’s Tennessee home game against Utah State. My wishful thinking in…