Monday, August 6, 2012
Morning Links for August 6th
1) Clemson's Sammy Watkins will be suspended for the first two games of the season. This suspension is a result of his drug arrest.
2) TCU's Casey Pachall will not face any discipline from the team after admitting to police that he used marijuana and failed a drug test. Pachall has completed a drug counselling program mandated by the university.
3) According to the police, Montee Ball was at a fight the night before he was assaulted by five men.
4) Dennis Dodd has a Big Ten preview and says that Wisconsin will stand at center stage.
5) Mike Huguenin continues on with his preseason countdown with #14 Texas, #13 Virginia Tech, and #12 Georgia.
6) Penn State wide receiver Justin Brown is leaving Penn State and transferring to an unknown school. Brown is the 9th player to transfer since the NCAA sanctions have been handed down.
7) Texas quarterbacks David Ash and Case McCoy are looking forward to the competition to determine the starter.
8) Nick Saban doesn't like the preseason predictions and feel that they, "Hijack the game."
9) Duron Carter has transferred from Alabama to Florida Atlantic and is awaiting clearance from the NCAA.
10) Missouri's highly recruited freshman receiver Dorial Green-Beckham is looking forward to the season starting.
11) Notre Dame will have 3 quarterbacks battling for the starting job as Tommy Rees sits out the first game due to suspension.
12) Penn State will host a Blue Out to show solidarity for the victims of sexual abuse for the Temple game. This will be their second Blue Out.
13) Nebraska's quarterback Taylor Martinez has the BCS Title as the goal for the Huskers this year.
14) Matt Murschel writes about the new bowl guidelines for the 2012 season.
15) The Gainesville Sun continues breaking down the Florida roster position by position with the linebackers.
16) Georgia's assistant head coach Rodney Garner sits down with Chip Towers of the AJC to talk Georgia football, the Penn State scandal, and recruiting character.
17) The Kentucky quarterback position is up for grabs as the Wildcats continue camp. John Clay looks at all the candidates for the job.
18) Evan Woodbery of the Knoxville News Sentinel has observations from Tennessee's practice last night.
19) Vanderbilt had a large group of fans show up to support the Commodores yesterday at fan day despite the rain.
20) Marcus Lattimore is back and looking to show his maturity and healthy knee off for the Gamecocks.
21) Freshman quarterback Jonathan Wallace is impressing the coaches in the first week of Auburn's camp.