Thursday, July 12, 2012

Covering Dixie Like Mildew: Barrett Jones, Mark Richt, Aaron Murray, and more.

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


Game Boy?
Patrick Garbin compares Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray to previous Georgia QB's like Matthew Stafford and David Green to see if he's a "gamer." (About Them Dawgs! Blawg)

Mark Richt on the Hot Seat?
Well, this meme didn't take long to start back up. (The Atlanta-Journal Constitution)

 Barret Jones and me tell each other fairy tales.
The Gainesville Sun's "Top 25 Players in the SEC" countdown enters its top 5 with Alabama center Barret Jones. (The Gainesville Sun

Where Did It All Go Wrong?
James Streble ponders why once highly-touted Kentucky QB Morgan Newton fizzled out. (Wildcat Blue Nation)

Injury report. 
Mississippi State tight end Malcolm Johnson has suffered an undisclosed non-football related injury. (The Jackson Clarion-Ledger)

Sophomore slump? What's a sophomore slump?
Auburn running back Tre Mason says his goal in his 2012 sophomore season is to rush for 1,500 yards. He rush for 161 yards in his freshman year. (The Opelika-Auburn News)

Auburn defense.
Jay G. Tate looks at Auburn's defensive line for 2012. (The Montgomery Advertiser)

Auburn linebackers.
Jay G. Tate looks at Auburn's depth chart at linebacker. (The Montgomery Advertiser)

Chicken on the Bayou. 
South Carolina's Oct. 13 trip to LSU comes in at no. 5 on The Gainesville Sun's "Top 25 Sec Games" list. (The Gainesville Sun)

Alabama defense.
Tim Gaye looks at Alabama's 2012 defensive line. (The Montgomery Advertiser)

Alabama linebackers. 
Tim Gale looks at Alabama's linebackers for 2012. (The Montgomery Advertiser)