Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Covering Dixie Like Mildew: Derek Dooley, Alabama recruiting, Dan Mullen, and more.

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

You've Got to have Hart. 
Tennessee head football coach Derek Dooley discusses his relationship with and support from Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart. (The Chattanooga Times-Free Press)

Crimson Tide recruiting update. 

Virginia high school junior defensive end Jonathan Allen announces his commitment to Alabama's 2013 recruiting class. (al.com)

Everybody Wants Some. 

Chick-fil-A Bowl president Gary Stokan says that he would be interested in helping Atlanta make a big for the SEC-Big 12 Champions Bowl, as well as for a possible national championship game resulting from reforms in the BCS. (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution)

It's no big deal.
Mark Bradley tries to throw some cold water on the hoopla surrounding the Champions Bowl. (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution)

One Step Beyond.
T. Kyle King calls for the SEC and Big 12 to strengthen their ties beyond the Champions Bowl with a scheduling agreement similar to the one belonging to the Big Ten and Pac-12. What? Make Florida play east of the Mississippi during the season? (Dawg Sports)

Time for the SEC to step up? 
The rumors of Florida State bolting ACC fort the Big 12 should be a signal for the SEC to be on the offense when it comes to possible expansion of the conference. A good point, because the SEC doesn't want to be like that conference in the last round of expansion that got stuck with Texas A&M and Missouri. Oh wait, that was the SEC. (Track 'Em Tigers)

Everybody Else is Doing It, So Why Can't We?
The SEC is looking in to having its own cable network. (Team Speed Kills)

Ready to Rumble. 
Mississippi State HC Dan Mullen talks about the upcoming 2012 season, and the additions of Texas A&M and Missouri to the SEC while speaking at the Biloxi Yacht Club. (The Biloxi Sun-Herald)
Depth perception
Rachel George has concern with Florida's depth the linebacker position, and who will back up Gator linebackers  Jonathan Bostic and Jelani Jenkins . (The Orlando Sentinel)

"Georgia Tech Should be an Attractive Target for the SEC."
Because Joseph Wyatt said so.



Anonymous said...
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Anonymous said...

'This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.'
Why did you remove my comment asking that Herald be banned from the Outhouse forums?

Wright Blan said...

Because this isn't the Outhouse forums.

Question answered. Question staying answered.

Anonymous said...

'Because this isn't the Outhouse forums.'
The above comment has nothing to do with my request that Herald gets banned - so why post it?

Wright Blan said...

You asked why I removed your comment.
If you want you talk about OH stuff, go to the OH and talk about it there.
Question answered. Question Staying answered.