| Aug 23, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Alabama coach Nick Saban found himself in a familiar position, though not necessarily a comfortable one during last month's SEC Media Days.
Saban's Crimson Tide once again were picked to capture the conference title. But Saban was quick to note this...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 8:27 AM
Welcome to The Drive. It's a quick look at some of the teams, players and storylines we’re keeping an eye on this week in college football. Here we go:
Florida State opens the defense of its national championship on the road against...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Acknowledging that college football's new four-team playoff could someday inch toward a larger basketball-style tournament, we continue our Super 16 countdown, with No. 15 Mississippi:
This is what we mean when we say Southeastern Conference teams...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:52 PM
The Gators' quest for their third straight SEC regular-season title likely hinges on a pair of games against Kentucky - at 9 p.m. Feb. 7 at home on ESPN and at 2 p.m. March 7 on CBS in Lexington.
The Gators and Wildcats have set the standard and the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:50 PM
The wait is close to being over as college football fans will get their first look at the new SEC Network when it debuts Thursday at 6 p.m. ET.
The 24-hour channel devoted to all things Southeastern Conference will mark the occasion in a three-...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Bill Belton was a big-time recruit, a speedster from New Jersey sought by college coaches from Florida to Oregon as a slot receiver, Wildcat quarterback, nickel back and return specialist.
James Franklin gave it a shot. Come to Vanderbilt, he told...
| Jun 26, 2014
Penn State's football coaches, including James Franklin, often have referred to Vanderbilt as "our previous institution" when discussing their three years with the Commodores. It's understandable; focus on the present and future instead of the past....
| Jul 27, 2014
| 8:55 PM
SEC Commissioner Mike Slive quoted Dwight Eisenhower and Winston Churchill in his media day remarks, threatening that the Power 5 conferences would break from the NCAA if not granted more voting power.
Big 12 chief Bob Bowlsby belittled NCAA...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Commissioner Mike Slive opened Monday's four-day Southeastern Conference football media days with his usual bragging about the league's dominance in ... baseball?
Thank goodness for the Vanderbilt nine, which knocked out Virginia to win this year's...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Alabama is the preseason favorite again in the Southeastern Conference.
The Crimson Tide, the overwhelming favorite, received 154 points in the media poll released Thursday at SEC Media Days in Hoover, Ala. Auburn was second with 75 points and South...