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Approval rating for Georgia coach Kirby Smart: You decide

Georgia Bulldogs head coach Kirby Smart knows what it takes to win games. As Nick Saban’s defensive coordinator for eight seasons, Smart was part of college football’s top program. Alabama won 98 games and four national championships during that time. In Smart’s first year as head coach in 2016, Georgia finished 8-5 in its first season without Mark Richt on the sideline since...
Via SEC Country
14 minutes ago

NFL combine invitee: Corey Levin, OL, Tennessee-Chattanooga (Dacula High)

UTC’s Corey Levin (62), (70) Hunter Towson and (52) Jacob Revis face off against Mercer.Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press. FLOWERY BRANCH — We are powering through the list of 330 players invited to the NFL scouting combine. As we find the locals with Georgia connections, we will post them until we have the list completed. Here’s our latest find: Corey Levin, Tennessee...
Via AJC's Atlanta Falcons Blog
56 minutes ago

Patrick Mahomes Draft Projection: Texas Tech QB Gets 2nd-Round Grade

Texas Tech star Patrick Mahomes is one of the most intriguing quarterback prospects in the 2017 NFL Draft. While most of the attention centers around Deshaun Watson, Deshone Kizer and Mitch Trubisky, there is a growing belief that Mahomes could find his way into the first-round discussion. And according to the NFL Draft Advisory Board, he is knocking on the door. During an interview...
Via Campus Sports Net
59 minutes ago

Report: Former Alabama LB Denzel Devall receives another promotion on Nick Saban’s staff

Former Alabama linebacker Denzel Devall is moving up in the coaching world at a pretty impressive rate of speed. According to a report from the Bastrop Enterprise’s Marq Mitcham, the Crimson Tide assistant strength coach will move in the role of Director of Player Development on Nick Saban’s staff. Devall is turning into a bit of a fast riser for the Crimson Tide, as this is...
Via SEC Country
1 hour ago

South Carolina football: Gamecocks linebackers set for busy spring

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina coach Will Muschamp likes the versatility possessed by each of the starting linebackers. There’s just one problem. The Gamecocks don’t have any scholarship linebackers on the roster beyond the starters T.J. Brunson (middle), Skai Moore (weak-side) and Bryson Allen-Williams (strong-side). Because of that, Muschamp and the South Carolina defensive...
Via SEC Country
1 hour ago

Boulware looks forward to White House visit

One of the benefits that come from winning a major championship in sports is getting to visit the White House. The last time a Clemson team got that opportunity came in 1982, when the Tigers visited the White House after winning the 1981 National Championship. The team presented then President Ronald Reagan with a Clemson T-shirt and a Clemson cowboy hat, which back in those days...
Via The Clemson Insider
1 hour ago

Patrick Mahomes II received second-round grade from NFL’s College Advisory Committee

Before Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes II decided to give up his remaining eligibility at the college level, he gathered plenty of information. One relevant piece of data came from the NFL’s College Advisory Committee. In an interview with PFT Live that will be broadcast on Thursday, Mahomes says he received a second-round grade from…
Via Pro Football Talk
1 hour ago

Alabama Football: Firenicksaban.com is a Real Website

Alabama Football’s head coach Nick Saban is a once in a generation icon chasing Bear Bryant’s legacy but firenicksaban.com is still a thing. Alabama Football fans have high expectations. 10 years ago a 10 win team would have been a dream come true – now it’s a nightmare for Tide fans that all but demand […] Alabama Football: Firenicksaban.com is a Real Website - Bama Hammer...
Via Bama Hammer
1 hour ago

NFL combine invitee: Brandan Langley, CB, Lamar (UGA, Kell High)

Lamar University senior corner back Brendan Langley was named American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) FCS All-America. (Credit: Lamar University) FLOWERY BRANCH — We are powering through the list of 330 players invited to the NFL scouting combine. As we find the locals with Georgia connections, we will post them until we have the list completed. Here’s our latest find:...

Penn State DE Garrett Sickels To Bench Press For Charity At NFL Combine

Penn State defensive end Garrett Sickles will be using the bench press at the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine to raise money for charity. Sickles is hoping to receiving pledges that will raise $250 for every rep he is able to put up in Indianapolis. The money raised will be donated to support Uplifting Athletes, which has a mission “to inspire the rare disease community with hope through...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 hours ago

2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Michigan DE Chris Wormley

We’re back again breaking down prospects for the 2017 NFL Draft, set to kick off on April 27th through the 29th. Our goal this season is to write reports on at least 150 players and hopefully, as many as 200. It will, of course, have a focus on Pittsburgh Steelers’...
Via Steelers Depot
2 hours ago

Nick Saban hangs out with Mark Zuckerberg, calls him ‘the Facebook guy’

It can be very difficult to get Alabama coach Nick Saban to focus on anything besides football. After all, this is a guy who said he didn’t know it had been Election Day. But on Tuesday, Saban received a visit from Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg (who has embarked on what looks suspiciously like a political campaign primer). Zuckerberg posted a photo on Facebook of himself and...
Via The Comeback
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Scott Pagano Announces Five Transfer Finalists

Scott Pagano has a number of schools vying for his services. In what was surely a donkey punch to several other programs around the country, the talented graduate transfer student from Clemson has cut the list of suitors down to five. The five finalists are: Arkansas, Cal, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Texas. Now a few months removed from having won a National Championship...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 hours ago

Make the Case: LB Zach Cunningham vs. RB Christian McCaffrey

NFL Draft Experts debate if Vanderbilt linebacker Zach Cunningham or Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey would be a better fit for the Giants. With our “Make the Case” series on Giants.co...
Via Giants.com
3 hours ago

Hayden Moore Season in Review

The sophomore starter still has work to do. The Numbers 57.3 percent completion rate (146-of-255) 1,744 yards 11 touchdowns 7 interceptions 6.8 yards per attempt 123.4 QB rating 45 rushing yards 2 rushing touchdowns At the end of summer practices, Hayden Moore was named the starting quarterback for the 2016 Cincinnati Bearcats. After he filled in admirably for Gunner...

South Carolina football: Skai Moore ‘cleared for everything’

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Skai Moore is ready to play again for South Carolina football as the Gamecocks head into spring football on Saturday. “He has been cleared for everything,” coach Will Muschamp said Wednesday. “He adds playmaking ability and speed.” Moore had neck fusion surgery, which led to him missing the entire 2016 season. He’s back for his senior season, returning...
Via SEC Country
3 hours ago

Clemson transfer Scott Pagano sets Oregon visit

DT will be in Eugene April 21. Even though his last season at Clemson culminated in a national championship, defensive tackle Scott Pagano will be transferring for his final year of eligibility. The Honolulu native is taking his time picking the right school and will visit five different programs, including the Oregon Ducks, before making a decision. According to 247Sports, Pagano...
Via Addicted to Quack
3 hours ago

Deland McCullough leaving Indiana to become running backs coach at USC

The Indiana RBs coach will leave for the same position with the Trojans. Well it’s been a quiet 12 hours for IU sports, huh? Yesterday, we wrote that Deland McCullough had interviewed for the USC running backs coach job. This morning, it became official. McCullough led a renaissance at the running back position at IU over the past few years, as he’s coached players who have...
Via Crimson Quarry
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Pitt OLB Ejuan Price

We’re back again breaking down prospects for the 2017 NFL Draft, set to kick off on April 27th through the 29th. Our goal this season is to write reports on at least 150 players and hopefully, as many as 200. It will, of course, have a focus on Pittsburgh Steelers’...
Via Steelers Depot
3 hours ago

Why are NFL Draft experts turning on Leonard Fournette?

Welcome to the Bayou Bengal Briefing, SEC Country’s daily morning column covering LSU football, with LSU beat writer Nick Suss. Today, we discuss Leonard Fournette backlash, hooping and basing balls, Joe Alleva’s face and much, much more. Enjoy! OK, you’re overthinking Leonard Fournette … This Sunday, La La Land is going to win Best Picture at the Academy Awards. And that’s...
Via SEC Country
4 hours ago

Vikings 2017 draft prospect spotlight: LSU C Ethan Pocic

As the former leader of the LSU offensive front, can this center transition to being the heart of the Vikings offensive line? One of the best offensive lineman in school history, LSU center Ethan Pocic is the definition of what it means to be the heart and soul of an offensive front. Pocic was a three-year […] Vikings 2017 draft prospect spotlight: LSU C Ethan Pocic - The Viking...
Via The Viking Age
4 hours ago

5-star Alabama commit thinks differently about school he’s grown up disliking, and more

Welcome to SEC Country’s daily Roll Tide-ings, a rundown of everything happening in Alabama Crimson Tide recruiting with Chris Kirschner. Today, we discuss the latest with 5-star Alabama commit Trey Sanders and 4-star wide receiver Mark Pope.  Sanders remains 100 percent committed to Alabama In this new age of recruiting where it seems like the majority of recruits will de...
Via SEC Country
4 hours ago

Five late round 2017 draft pick sleepers

Once you start selection players after the 3rd round, I feel like every draft eligible guy is a total crapshoot. The odds of them working out are low, and you have to be real mindful of personality, system fit and potential. You also have to take some risks. Either the guy has an injury history, a character question mark, or he’s just too small/slow. There needs to be some realization...
Via This Given Sunday
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Let March Madness begin, and I don’t mean basketball

In one week the madness begins and it has nothing to do with basketball. A week from today, Clemson will begin its defense of its national championship as the Tigers’ football team take the practice fields for spring drills. That’s right football is already back, at least for the next six weeks anyway. Clemson will conclude spring practice on April 8 with the annual Orange &...
Via The Clemson Insider
4 hours ago

Illinois Football: Successful weekend of visits + Donnie Abraham = good times for Illini fans

Illinois football had a great month of February. Signing day, visits, and hires have really got this fan base fired up. Lovie Smith and his staff wasted no time whatsoever on working towards a great 2018 class of recruits. There were many notable visitors this past weekend. Verdis Brown, Houston Griffith, and Blaine Scott are […] Illinois Football: Successful weekend of visits...
Via Writing Illini
4 hours ago
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