November, 29, 2011
By Edward Aschoff | ESPN.com
Taking a spin around the SEC with some links.
- Friends and family say goodbye to Garrett Uekman.
- Alabama coach Nick Saban says he hasn't been contacted about schools wanted to talk to defensive coordinator Kirby Smart about potential coaching opportunities.
- A Conference USA team could replace the SEC in the BBVA Compass Bowl in Birmingham, Ala., this year.
- Auburn coach Gene Chizik hopes that freshman Kris Frost, who underwent season-ending shoulder surgery in July, will be available to practice during bowl preparation.
- Jordan Jefferson has taken charge as LSU's quarterback.
- Former Florida quarterback says coaching transition is no excuse for Florida's 6-6 season.
- Mississippi State defensive tackle Fletcher Cox mulls his NFL option.
- Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones thinks the Bulldogs' defense is as good as LSU's, "if not better."
- A couple of potential Ole Miss coaching candidates say they're focused on coaching their own teams, not the Rebels.
- Many questions remain for Tennessee as the Vols head into the offseason.