December, 28, 2012
By Edward Aschoff | ESPN.com
The bowls are coming! The bowls are coming!
- Alabama players say they're confident that backup center Ryan Kelly will rise to the occasion if he's asked to step in for the injured Barrett Jones in the Discover BCS National Championship.
- Nick Saban talks about the different approach to bowl game prep.
- Former Alabama and Auburn linebacker commit Reuben Foster is "confused" about where to commit.
- Joel Thomas is ready for his new challenge as Arkansas' new running backs coach.
- Florida's success this season has come from the Gators staying the course with Will Muschamp.
- Georgia's scholarship numbers problem was a non-factor in 2012.
- LSU's offense aims to keep pace with Clemson.
- Tony Hughes is coaching Mississippi State's entire secondary now that Melvin Smith has left for Auburn.
- Ole Miss tight end Jamal Mosley has been ruled academically ineligible for the BBVA Compass Bowl.
- The Rebels hope to pick up their pace in 2013.
- Michigan's Denard Robinson is an unpredictable challenge for South Carolina.
- Tennessee running backs coach Jay Graham was "rehired" quickly by Butch Jones.
- David Climer of The Tennessean writes that former Vols coach Derek Dooley deserves a little credit for leaving Tennessee's football team in better shape than how he found it.
- Offensive coordinator John Donovan is pointing Vanderbilt's offense toward success.