Thursday, July 19, 2012

Covering Dixie Like Mildew: Tyler Wilson on Bobby Petrino, Mark Richt, Nick Saban, and more.

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

All Apologies.
Arkansas quarterback Tyler Wilson has said that former Razorback head football coach Bobby Petrino called him to apologize for the behavior that led to Petrino's firing. (ESPN)

Mark Richt has lost control of SEC Media Days.
Georgia HC Mark Richt took questions about the dismissal of former Bulldog tailback Isaiah Crowell at SEC Media Days. You can figure out that the rest of the questions Richt got were about discipline issues in Athens. (The Athens Banner-Herald)

Mr. Jones strikes up a conversation.
Alabama center Barrett Jones talks about returning for his fifth year of eligibility, Crimson Tide HC Nick Saban, quarterback A.J. McCarron, and picking up bowling and golf during the offseason. (

I'm not over you just yet.
Tennessee HC Derek Dooley still hasn't gotten over the Vols' end of the regular season loss to Kentucky in 2011. (The Knoxville News Sentinel)

Least. Shocking. News. Of. The. Day.
Nick Saban is popular in Alabama. (


How to draw Gene Chizik.
There are some things the Art Institute of Atlanta just won't teach you to do. (EDSBS)