Monday, July 18, 2011

Covering Dixie Like Mildew: Les Miles, Dan Mullen, Tyler Bray and...Clemson?

(Covering Dixie Like Mildew is the SWRT roundup of SEC news, with the occasional pesky Southern school from another conference.) 


SEC WEST

A man of few words.
LSU head football coach Les Miles had a few words to say about LSU's turning over of information involving it's involvement with infamous scouting service director Willie Lyles. With the emphasis on "few." (CBS Sports)

Dan Mullen question time. 
Mississippi State head football coach Dan Mullen say down to answer questions from The Clarion Ledger's Brandon Marcello. (The Clarion-Ledger)

Same reporter, different coach.
Marcello also had an interview with Ole Miss Head football coach Houston Nutt. (The Clarion-Ledger)

Mississippi State will beat Arkansas in 2011.
Because Team Speed Kills said so. (Team Speed Kills)

Alabama offensive lineman Tyler Love dresses like Harry Potter.
This should please Alabama head football coach Nick Saban to no end. (Friends of the Program)

SEC EAST

These Dawgs fall like dominoes, dominoes.
Georgia tailback Carlton Thomas has been suspended for at least the season opening Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game against Boise State, becoming the latest casualty for the Bulldog depth chart. (Atlanta Journal-Constitution)

Good seats still available.
Sales for Tennessee football season tickets are down 2,000-2,500 from that of this point in 2010. (Knoxville News Sentinel)

Tyler Bray's star is still rising. 
Tennessee star quarterback Tyler Bray has been added to the Davey O'Brien watch list. (Knoxville News Sentinel)

Learning Curve.
Kentucky head football coach on his first year on the job. (Lexington Herald-Leader)

Too good to be true?
The SEC reportedly had Clemson ready to jump ship from the ACC if Texas A&M had bolted from the then-collapsing Big XII. Or at least that's what the story going around the internet is saying. (Team Speed Kills)

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