Freshman Brandon McIlwain made the best impression at South Carolina during the spring, but is the answer right now for the Gamecocks?
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Ranking the best SEC coaches of the past decade is a tough task with many factors to consider, but Nick Saban is an easy choice for the top spot.
No surprise here: Nick Saban and Urban Meyer, who have combined for six national championships in the past 10 seasons while in the SEC, top this list.
The SEC is usually known for its elite front-sevens on defense and while the defensive line is where it all starts, linebackers are almost as equally important.
We will see two storied programs competing with playoff implications already on the table when Alabama and USC face off in Week 1.
From QBs to linemen to a linebacker and running back, these are the guys who are keys to their teams' success in 2016.
The coaching carousel looks to have finally stopped in the SEC. So now is a good time to look back at all the new hires since the end of last season.
The rise, fall & rise again of Marcus Lattimore
Marcus Lattimore was destined to be an NFL star before a terrible knee injury ended his career. He has found a second life as a public speaker and says he wouldn't change a thing about his life. 'I'm thankful for those knee injuries'
Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer
When I asked Marcus Lattimore if he still watches football he grinned and gushed about how much he still loves the game. However, he does react when he sees big hits. He used to love seeing them and used to love getting hit. That changed after his two knee injuries. "I cringe every time a running back gets hit." Asked if he'd let his future kids play football, he smiled and said "without a doubt."
South Carolina @ Vanderbilt Commodores
Vanderbilt Stadium - Thu 9/1