Saturday, August 25, 2012

Welcome to the Fallout: Lane Kiffin talks SEC, Iowa, and...Cormac McCarthy?

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

Waiting on Lane. 
Mark Weizer interviews USC head football coach Lane Kiffin about former USC/current Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones, the SEC, and his successor at Tennessee, Derek Dooley.  (The Athens Banner-Herald)

Faster, Pussycat! Kiehl! Kiehl! 
Kiehl Frazier talks about winning the Auburn starting quarterback job. (al.com)

Are You Experienced?
Luke Zimmerman is your guide through "The Ohio State Game Day Experience." (Land-Grant Holy Land)

The Downward Spiral?
Steve Greenberg looks at Iowa, and sees a program needing a rebound season in 2012. (The Sporting News)

Dawgs on a Plane?
Samuel L. Jackson spent some time on Thursday with the Georgia Bulldogs. No word if he brought the Atlanta Falcons' "Rise Up" choir along with him. (The Athens Banner-Herald)

This just in...
Bruins Nation still hates UCLA athletic director Dan Guerrero.


Recruiting


Walker on the Wild Side.
Florida high school senior defensive end DeMarcus Walker commits to Alabama's 2013 recruiting class. (al.com)


Insanity


No Conference for Old Men.
Wide Right & Natty Lite enlists author Cormac McCarthy (or a facsimile thereof) for his 2012 season Big 12 predictions.

From the "Things we all wish would actually happen" dept. 
Joe Shcad drops in on a Mississippi State HC Dan Mullen press conference, and dares to ask for an injury update. Hilarity ensues. (The Belly of the Beast)