(Covering Dixie Like Mildew is the SWRT roundup of SEC news, with the occasional pesky Southern school from another conference.)
SEC Media Days
The elephant in the room, SEC edition.
Missouri head football coach Gary Pinkel took time in his first SEC Media Days press conference to defend late Penn State HC Joe Paterno, saying ''I'm sure maybe if (Paterno) could do it (the Sandusky scandal) over again he would (have) followed up a few things.'' (Yahoo! Sports)Cool as Ice.
First-year Texas A&M HC Kevin Sumlin was cool under pressure during his first SEC Media Days press conference. (Team Speed Kills)The Old Ball Coach's anti-UGA comment of the day.
South Carolina HC Steve Spurrier on scheduling: "If I made the schedule, Georgia would be playing LSU and we'd be playing Ole Miss." (Team Speed Kills)
Meanwhile. back in the real world...
Alabama assistant injured.
Alabama offensive analyst Kelvin Sigler was among 17 people injured in a shoot...