Sunday, July 8, 2012

Welcome to the Fallout: A.J. McCarron, Eric Reed, Skip Holtz, and more.

(Welcome to the Fallout is the SWRT off-season weekend wrap-up of college football related news.)

When Will I Be Loved?
Mike Herndon comments on the never-ending debate on where Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron ranks among the best players in the SEC. (The Mobile Press-Register)

Money in the Banks.
Mississippi State cornerback Jonathan Banks comes in at number 10 on The Gainesville Sun's "Top 25 Players in the SEC" list. (The Gainesville Sun)

Number nine. Number nine. Number nine...
LSU safety Eric Reid comes in at number nine on The Gainesville Sun's "Top 25 Players in the SEC" list. (The Gainesville Sun)

Three more years! Three more years! 

South Florida head football coach Skip Holtz receives an three-year extension on his contract with the school. (CBS Sports)


I'll take "Names that make me happy for cut and paste for $400, Alex."
Ken DeCelles profiles South Florida offensive guard Brynjar Gudmundsson. (Voodoo Five)

Razorback pigskin preview.
ESPN previews Arkansas 2012 team. (ESPN)

Pork vs. chicken.
The Nov. 12 Arkansas vs. South Carolina  matchup come in at number 10 on The Gainesville Sun's "Top 25 SEC Games" list (The Gainesville Sun)

Number nine. Number nine. Number nine...
Georgia's road trip to Missouri on Sept. 8 comes in at number nine on The Gainesville Sun's "Top 25 SEC Games" list. (The Gainesville Sun)

My Ames is True.
Drew Roberts profiles Boise State offensive lineman Michael Ames. (One Bronco Nation Under God)

Purdue player profile of the day. 
Hammer and Rails profiles Purdue offensive guard Eric McDaniel. (Hammer and Rails)

Insanity


We Are All on Drugs.
What if college football teams were drugs? Spencer Hall speculates on the idea in a way only he can. (EDSBS)

Jack White is "the female Johnny Depp." 
Because From the Rumble Seat said so. Leave it to a Georgia Tech blog to be gender-challenged. Anyway, this little diss comes up during a conversation on sports entrance music. (From the Rumble Seat)