A look at what's shaking in the SEC:
The new college playoff is a good fit ... for now, writes Bill Bryant of the The Huntsville Times.
Nick Fairley pleads not guilty to DUI and attempt to elude charges.
Georgia Tech's Dan Radakovich denies he's a candidate for the Texas A&M athletic director's job.
Quarterback Nick Schuessler decides to transfer a few weeks after enrolling at Mississippi State.
Vanderbilt lands a commitment from receiver Dominic Walker of Orlando, Fla. He's an ESPN 300 prospect and ranked as the No. 36 receiver prospect in the country.
Former Tennessee running back David Oku signs with Arkansas State.
Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley comes in at No. 19 on the Gainesville Sun's countdown of the SEC's top 25 players for the 2012 season.
Athlon has a piece on getting to know Texas A&M.
Athlon has another piece on getting to know Missouri.
Georgia may be looking to beef up its nonconference schedule.