Day 1 of the NFL draft was a good one for the SEC, which had 11 players selected in the first round, including 10 of the first 23 picks. It's on to the second and third rounds later Friday night, and several more SEC players are sure to hear their names called.
The SEC has been pumping out internet memes lately. Over the weekend there was Gene Chizik staring down his daughter's prom date. Then during Monday night's basketball national championship game, rapper Drake's many sports allegiances (Kentucky among them) were on display.
about 162 days ago | Jeff Barlis | Texas A&M Aggies
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Cyrus Kouandjio's stock took a significant slide at the NFL combine in Indianapolis last month. The former Alabama offensive tackle didn't perform as well as he would have liked, and then, to make matters worse, he received a disturbing phone call the night before he was set to leave.
about 189 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
Here we are at the end of another week, but thankfully a small taste of football is temporarily returning. Let's take a look around the SEC as some schools have already opened spring practice and some are preparing for their first workout.
about 194 days ago | David Ching | Texas A&M Aggies
Forty-yard dash times and bench-press figures. Measuring height and weight down to the seventh of an inch. It's the annual meat-market bonanza known as the NFL combine and it came to you fast and furious throughout the weekend.
about 205 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Texas A&M Aggies
Editor's note: This is Part III in a weeklong series looking at Alabama's top five position groups with room to improve. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- It wasn't all bad. It's sometimes important to remember that.
about 210 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama coach Nick Saban had plenty to be proud about with the signing class he assembled last Wednesday. It was talented, deep and met every need the Crimson Tide had heading into the 2014 season.
about 217 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
On the eve of national signing day, it's always fun to go back and examine where the top players in the SEC from this past season were ranked coming out of high school. Of the 23 position players who made the 2013 ESPN.