Friday, July 20, 2012
Morning Links for July 20th
Good Morning! SEC Media Days has wrapped up and now we're getting other conferences doing their media days as well. Football season is 41 days away! Here are links to SEC Media Days coverage as well as my column from yesterday previewing Vanderbilt.
1) Chris Low and Ivan Maisel wrap up Day 3 of SEC Media Days here.
2) Here is ESPN's wrap up of the SEC Media Days with links to a lot of stories.
3) Dennis Dodd writes about Nick Saban and the golden standard for college coaches right now.
4) Tony Barnhart agrees with Nick Saban that the SEC needs a 9 game schedule.
5) Malcom Mitchell will split time between offense and defense for Georgia this fall.
6) Steve Eubanks talks about Nick Saban's demand of excellence from his players.
7) Jarvis Jones looks to lead the Dawgs this year to greater glory.
8) Zach Dillard looks at Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray and his impact on the Vols this year.
9) Mark Richt had a good time at Media Days and wants to make sure the Dawgs finish better this year than last.
10) Derek Dooley didn't pull any punches yesterday and was very honest with his reflections on his Tennessee program.
11) Nick Saban proposes that Penn State add a tax to their ticket prices to benefit the victims of Jerry Sandusky.
12) Andy Staples likes Nick Saban's approach to Penn State and wishes more people would focus on the desired outcome than punishment.
13) Duron Carter looks to be leaving Alabama.
14) The city of Grambling wants the NCAA to vacate the wins of Joe Paterno to make Eddie Robinson the all-time winningest coach again.
15) Gregg Doyel wants Penn State to go ahead and take down the Joe Paterno statue.
16) A board of trustees member has stepped down at Penn State and is the first to do so.
17) Pat Forde thinks it is time for universities to seize control of their athletic departments.
18) The Big Ten may give Jim Delany the power to fire coaches if a new proposal goes through.
19) Mike Huguenin continues his countdown with #29 Notre Dame and Fox Sports has #18 Arkansas, #17 Boise State, and #16 Michigan State.
20) The Big XII media preseason player of the year is West Virginia's Geno Smith who narrowly beat out Landry Jones of Oklahoma.