Mark Richt is not blowing smoke when he addresses the difficulty in building a recruiting fence around Georgia's borders. Football coaches across the country recognize the wealth of talent that exists in the Peach State, and they frequently make Georgia a key area in their recruiting game plans.
about 164 days ago | David Ching | NCF On The Trail
BATON ROUGE, La. -- This will become a familiar scenario for No. 15 LSU (4-1, 0-1 SEC) for at least the foreseeable future. Entering Saturday's game against No. 5 Auburn (4-0, 1-0), LSU probably can't afford another division loss if it wants to remain in contention in the SEC West -- much less a spot in the inaugural College Football Playoff.
Wow, what a first weekend of football around the SEC. And it's not over yet, since Tennessee-Utah State will wrap up the weekend on Sunday. For now, though, let's recap some of what we've learned so far about the SEC of 2014.
Another week, another off-field incident. That is the way it has been this offseason in the SEC, and this past week was no different. Texas A&M suspended cornerback Victor Davis after he was arrested and charged with shoplifting, and defensive end Gavin Stansbury, who was arrested in April, left the team for personal reasons.
about 491 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | Texas A&M Aggies
Editor's note: We're taking steps to get you ready for every one of Alabama's regular season opponents. Every Friday we'll go through each week of the schedule, starting with the season-opener against West Virginia and closing with the finale against Auburn.
about 491 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide