October, 2, 2012
By Edward Aschoff | ESPN.com
I know I tweeted this yesterday, but the U.S. team wouldn't have lost the Ryder Cup if Gordon Bombay was the coach ...
- Former Bear Bryant associate Billy Varner died.
- Alabama secondary coach Jeremy Puritt says the Tide still have to find their identity.
- LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger embraces change for the sake of points.
- Florida is out to reverse its October trend.
- Arkansas' star power on offense has the attention of Auburn's defense.
- The Razorbacks might be struggling but history tells us that Tyler Wilson can put up big numbers against Auburn.
- Arkansas is playing for pride after a September to forget.
- Tennessee coach Derek Dooley says results will come with team unity.
- A quarterback battle could be brewing once again at Ole Miss.
- Mississippi State is ready for its "second season."
- Mark Story of the Lexington Herald-Leader wonders if the loss of Maxwell Smith could help save Joker Phillips' job.
- The James Franklin Bowl is taking place in Columbia, Mo., this weekend.
- Offensive lineman Elvis Fisher hopes to return for Missouri this weekend.
- A recruiting subplot emerges between Georgia and South Carolina.
12:00 PM ET Troy 13 Georgia 3:30 PM ET 6 Texas A&M SMU 3:30 PM ET Florida 3 Alabama 4:00 PM ET Indiana 18 Missouri 7:00 PM ET Northern Illinois Arkansas 7:00 PM ET Mississippi State 8 LSU 7:30 PM ET 14 South Carolina Vanderbilt