Thursday, July 19, 2012
Morning Links for July 19th
Good morning! Today you get more SEC Media Days links plus other football links. We are 42 days away from the kickoff of college football! Get excited! There's also a link to my SEC East preview of Florida.
Here is a link to my column yesterday on the Florida Gators. I think that they'll be a better team but their record won't show it.
1) LSU is looking to the Miami Heat for motivation this year as they go after the BCS Title.
2) The SEC Blog on ESPN has so many stories for your reading pleasure.
3) Dennis Dodd talks about the lack of the Honey Badger at SEC Media Days.
4) Tony Barnhart says that Auburn is poised for a better year and will look to rebound after a disappointing 2011.
5) The hottest seat in the SEC is under John L. Smith who is coaching on a 10 month contract and he will be relying on quarterback Tyler Wilson for a chance to get a contract extension.
6) The success of LSU is going to be on the shoulders of new quarterback Zach Mettenberger and he is up for the challenge.
7) Gene Stallings made an appearance at SEC Media Days and he said some shocking things for Alabama fans.
8) Andy Staples writes about Knile Davis and his quest to return to his 2010 form for the Razorbacks this year.
9) Will Muschamp took the podium yesterday for Florida and was full of energy as usual.
10) Bobby Petrino recently called up his former players and John L. Smith and the players talked about it at Media Days.
11) Matt Hayes of the Sporting News believes that Will Muschamp can lead Florida to the Promised Land sooner than most people expect.
12) I forgot to include this in yesterday's morning links but Gary Pinkel defended Joe Pa Tuesday and created a firestorm.
13) Pitt will officially join the ACC in 2013 after paying $7.5 million to leave the Big East.
14) The Sporting News ranks every coach in college football.
15) UNC's new athletic director Bubba Cunningham looks to clean up the image and the program after a rough two years.
16) Penn State Students are guarding the Joe Paterno statue and trying to prevent anything from happening to it.
17) Nick Saban's daughter, Kristin, has decided to fight the lawsuit against her.
18) Mike Huguenin continues his countdown with #30 Missouri.
19) Ex-Penn State President Graham Spanier has dropped his lawsuit that sought the release of university emails that involved Jerry Sandusky .
20) CBS' Eye on College Football Blog lists the all-break through team for defense this year.
21) The Big East has dropped their lawsuit against TCU and has received five million dollars as a settlement.