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Alabama Governor Robert Bentley upset with Saban’s play-calling

The Alabama Crimson Tide lost their first game since November 5th of 2011 last weekend to the Texas A&M Aggies and their Heisman candidate quarterback Johnny Manziel. Now people are questioning Nick Saban and his play-calling. Even the Governor of Alabama, Robert Bentley seems to think Saban didn’t know what he was doing when he allowed AJ McCarron to pass the ball from the...
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November 15, 2012  |  1 Comment

Florida may be without Jeff Driskel for FSU game

Florida Gators quarterback Jeff Driskel sprained his ankle in Saturday’s game against Louisiana-Lafayette and now it’s possible that he’ll be out for the next two weeks. Gator head coach Will Muschamp said he thinks Driskel will be available, but “who knows”. “We’re just working through this week,” Gators coach Will Muschamp said on the weekly SEC coaches’ teleconference...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

The SEC still has an outside shot at a BCS title appearance

Right now it seems like it would take a miracle for a 1 loss SEC team to make it to the BCS title game, but it may be easier than you think. With Oregon, Kansas State, and Notre Dame sitting undefeated and at the top of the pack the chances are slim, but if two of those teams slip up, there’s a chance that a one loss Alabama, or Georgia for that matter, could be in. Remaining schedules...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Wednesday Morning Audibles: Driskel on crutches, UCLA message for USC, Sumlin, and Boomer Sooner

UF quarterback Jeff Driskel is using crutches on campus – Throw The Flag NSFW UCLA Dorms Have a Wonderful Message for USC Football – The Big Lead John Calipari rips Duke for flopping – Larry Brown Sports Remember The Last Time Tennessee Beat a SEC Team? – Southern Gameday Elementary, my dear Sumlin – Every Day Should be Saturday NSFW FLBP are weighing heavy on these gals...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Tommy Tuberville may have lost his chance at returning to the SEC

There are several job openings in the SEC and there’s no reason to suspect that Tommy Tuberville wouldn’t jump at the chance to coach at one of them. Tuberville had success at both Ole Miss and Auburn during his time in the SEC, however, he may have cost himself a shot at one of those jobs with his headset ripping off that cameras caught last weekend. Tuberville offered an extremely...
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November 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Washington State AD defends Mike Leach

Mike Leach is once again under scrutiny. This time from a player at Washington State, Marquess Wilson, that quit the team after being suspended indefinitely by coach Leach and then released a very well written statement describing that Leach and his staff belittle and physically abuse players including himself. Washington State has launched an investigation into the accusations...
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November 13, 2012  |  1 Comment

Tuesday Morning Audibles: Chiefs dance party, Texas A&M faces who next, VanGorder and the stache

The Chiefs Win the Best Dance Celebration for a Touchdown that Didn’t Count Award – The Big Lead Derek Dooley Addresses Questions About His Job – Southern Gameday In Retrospect, Jerry Kill Was A ‘Tubby Smith’ Hire – Off Tackle Empire Texas A&M Opponent First Look: Sam Houston State Bearkats – Good Bull Hunting VanGorder’s comments about Auburn’s defense leave...
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November 13, 2012  |  Discuss

The 12th man greeted the Aggies on their return from triumph in Tuscaloosa

Texas A&M, in their first season in the SEC, is making a huge splash. The Aggies went on the road and beat the number 1 ranked, undefeated Alabama Crimson Tide in Tuscaloosa. The Tide hadn’t lost a game since November 5th of 2011 and looked invincible coming into the game. Kevin Sumlin’s Aggies had a different idea. Johnny Football led his team to the biggest victory of their...
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November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Updated BCS standings puts Kansas State at the top

The Kansas State Wildcats are the new number 1 team in the country. Yes, that’s right, Bill Snyder has his team ahead of everyone else. The quite coach who would rather avoid the spotlight that comes with being number 1 has proven that he can take a team to the top of the pile. Kansas State is closely followed by Oregon and then Notre Dame is a little behind the Ducks. But that’s...
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November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Weekend Recap: Jim Mora cursing, Alex Smith concussion, HALO 4, and Rosie

College Football AJ McCarron throws deep pass in loss to A&M – Throw The Flag Jim L. Mora Let Some F-Bombs Fly vs. Washington State [GIF] – The Big Lead This is the Cover of the Auburn Game Program this Weekend – Friends of the Program Georgia saving its best for last – Saturday Down South Will The Top 4 Undefeated Teams Lose? ESPNU Breaks It Down – Southern Gameday...
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November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Derek Dooley Given His Walking Papers

After allowing the Missouri Tigers to come back to get only their second SEC win, Derek Dooley was handed his walking papers by the University of Tennessee. With a 0-6 record in the SEC, it’s not a surprising firing considering widespread reports last night and this morning of the termination. The decision is not a cheap one as Tennessee will owe Derek Dooley $5 million over four...
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November 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Number 1 Alabama goes down to Johnny Football and the Aggies

The Alabama Crimson Tide lost their first game since November 5th 2011, and it came to a team in their first season in the SEC. Aggie quarterback Johnny Manziel had 24 completions in only 31 attempts for 253 yards and 2 touchdowns, but it’s what Manziel did on the ground that made the difference for the Aggies. Manziel ran for 92 yards, which was just enough to keep the Bama defense...
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November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Week 11: Top 5 games to watch

Top 5 games you should make sure you watch this weekend. Don’t bet your house on these picks people, even though we were correct on every pick last week. 11 Oregon State at 14 Stanford Time: 3PM Network: FOX Line: Oregon State -4.5 Oregon State will get a tougher test this week when they take on the Cardinal. While the Beavers have already beaten then 13 Wisconsin and 19 UCLA...
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November 09, 2012  |  Discuss
THE MOTORCYCLE DIARIES

Petrino interested in Kentucky job

Bobby Petrino's father told a Louisville newspaper that his son is interested in the soon-to-be vacant head coaching position with the Kentucky Wildcats.

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November 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Thursday Throwback: Bama and A&M, 50 best college hoops players, Galaxy S3, and Audrina

College Football Doubtful. Alabama Could Be A Vulnerable Favorite Against Texas A&M – Throw The Flag Is there any other coach that just wants people to be angry at him? Mike Leach’s Bizarro Sarcastic Press Conference – Southern Gameday This makes me laugh. Indiana Has a Plausible Chance To Win The Big Ten Title, In Football – The Big Lead Other Sports With college hoops...
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November 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Week 10: Top 5 coaches on the hot seat, nope 4 coaches

These coaches are on the hottest of hot seats. Southern Mississippi – Ellis Johnson It’s hard to take over a team that went 12 – 2 last season and turn that team into a winless 0 – 9 team. If Ellis Johnson returns next season, it’ll be a miracle. No one has done less with what the previous coach had given him. Even though quarterback Austin Davis is gone there is absolutely...
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November 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Little girl with SEC speed dominates boys youth league

This little girl, who plays running back in a boys youth league, can flat-out fly. Her name is Sam Gordon and she’s got 35 touchdowns and 1,911 yards with an 8.2 yard carry on 232 carries. This is SEC speed. [HT TheBigLead] Related Posts Florida quarterback Trey Burton calls Tennessee “Front runners” Ole Miss changes Manning Way speed limit Stanford RB leaves early to play in the MLB
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Nebraska and Oklahoma Rivalry – Game On?

Nebraska AD Tom Osborne announced on Monday that Nebraska and Oklahoma will be reviving their classic rivalry. Osborne claimed that the Sooners and Huskers have agreed to a home and home series “in principle.” The series will begin in Norman in 2021, the 50th anniversary of the “Game of the Century.” The game will continue the following year in Lincoln. Nebraska and Oklahoma...
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Pac 12 leaders reside in the state of Oregon

Something is going on in the state of Oregon. Both Chip Kelly’s Oregon Ducks and Mike Riley’s Oregon State Beavers are ranked in the top 10 in the BCS, with Oregon being undefeated and Oregon State’s only loss coming to Washington in a close 20 – 17 game on the road. Maybe it’s something in the water. Last Saturday both Oregon and Oregon State put up good offensive numbers...
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss
SUPPORT THE TROOPS

Rutgers to wear Armed Forces tribute helmets

Rutgers will be paying tribute to the US Armed forces this weekend by wearing these helmets. “We try to do this — and we did it last year for the first time and now we’re fortunate to do it again — when we’re playing Army,” said Rutgers coach Kyle Flood. “And, really, this is just our way of honoring all of the men and women around the world that serve our country and...
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Joker Phillips issues statement about firing

It’s tough to win at Kentucky, a school that is more well-known for its basketball program, but Joker Phillips gave it his best shot. Unfortunately for Phillips, his two losing seasons compounded with a 1 – 9 record to start this season were just too much to overcome. Earlier today Kentucky announced that Phillips will not return next season although he will be allowed to coach...
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Tuesday Morning Audibles: Chizik, Trick play, Cuban vs Trump, mind the gap

Gene Chizik is on the hottest of coaching seats – Throw The Flag Riley Cooper Hid in the End Zone on This Failed Trick Play – The Big Lead Mark Cuban, Donald Trump in Twitter beef – Larry Brown Sports Video: Doug Collins is not impressed with J.R. Smith’s huge dunk – Pro Basketball Talk NSFW Mind the gap – TheChive Related Posts Tuesday Morning Audibles Tuesday Morning...
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Alabama remains unbeaten

The Alabama Crimson Tide won their best game of the season, and the best game of the season they will play in until the BCS championship game, Saturday night in Death Valley. It wasn’t pretty for the Tide though. They started slowly in the first half but gained a 14 – 3 lead over the Tigers that they took into half-time. It was the Tigers that came out after half and proved to...
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November 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Weekend Recap: Nothing in there Les, Cursing refs, ISS, happy dresses, Retaliation

Hope you had a good weekend! College Football Kentucky Coaching Job: 15 Potential Candidates – Southern Gameday Aaron Murray Hail Mary pass – Throw The Flag Les Miles Called Bonehead Fake Field Goal, Picks His Ear in Contemplation – The Big Lead NFL, NBA Tony Corrente Cursed Out One of His Fellow Officials With the Mic On – The Big Lead Redskins’ TE Logan Paulsen hits...
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November 05, 2012  |  Discuss
UP THEIR SLEEVE

TCU takes out West Virginia with trick play

TCU and West Virginia were trading touchdowns all the way down to the last minute of the game. Tied at 31 heading into overtime, West Virginia got the ball first and scored quickly. TCU then answered with a reverse running back pass from Brandon Carter to Corey Fuller for a touchdown and Gary Patterson then gambled and went for the win with a 2-point conversion. Safe to say West...
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November 03, 2012  |  Discuss
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