Monday, September 24, 2012

Aaron Murray is hot and under-appreciated, Steve Spurrier on Connor Shaw, and more. ,

Covering Dixie Like Mildew  - The SWRT roundup of SEC news.

Alabama stays on top, LSU drops a notch. 
The latest USA Today Coaches Poll has Alabama still at no. 1, with LSU dropping to third after being leapfrogged by Oregon. Georgia and South Carolina come in at fifth and sixth respectively. Florida is twelfth, and Mississippi St. rounds out the SEC representation on the list at no. 19. (USA Today)

Rage Against the Machine.
Ole Miss is the next team in line to face the Alabama Juggernaut. (

Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray is hot.
Because Jonathan Branch said so. Actually this is in regards to his performance Satruday against Vanderbilt. (The Athens Banner-Herald)

On the other hand...
Aaron Murray is "under-appreciated." Because Fletcher Proctor said so. (

It's a trick - there's two of them!
Saturday Down South profiles Georgia tailbacks Todd Gurley and Keith Marshall, who have picked up the slack resulting from the dismissal of former Bulldog TB Isaiah Crowell.

Please Please Me.
South Carolina head football coach Steve Spurrier says he is "pleased" with the performance of Gamecock QB Connor Shaw during Saturday's win over Missouri. (AP/The Sporting News)

Thank you Fleetwood Mac, for helping Arkansas to love again.
Arkansas Expats recalls the optimistic Fleetwood Mac hit "Don't Stop" at it tries to deal with the abomination that is the Razorbacks' 2012 season.

Taking it in for a tune-up.
Florida HC Will Muschamp is using the Gators' bye week to focus on making improvements to the Gators before LSU comes to town on Oct. 6. (The Gainesville Sun)

The only easy day was yesterday.
Tennessee gets ready to face Georgia as it enters the heart of its SEC conference schedule. (The Knoxville News Sentinel)

Things Can Only Get Better.
"Texas A&M football good enough, will get better." Because Robert Cessna said so. (The Bryant-College Station Eagle)