Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Covering Dixie: Johnny Manziel, Tee Martin, recruiting, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew - SEC news and notes.


Once is Not Enough?
Robert Cessna looks at the chances for Texas A&M starting quarterback Johnny Manziel to repeat as Heisman Trophy winner. (The Bryan-College Station Eagle)

Kliff Notes. 
Texas A&M offensive coordinator Kliff Kingsbury is a candidate for the non-vacant head football coaching position at his alma mater Texas Tech. Kingsbury played QB for the Red Raiders from 1999-2002. (The Bryan-College Station Eagle)

Did You Ever Have to Make Up Your Mind?
USC receivers coach Tee Martin is back in Los Angeles deciding on an offer to join the coaching staff of new Tennessee HC Butch Jones. (The Knoxville News Sentinel)

The Perfect Storm?
Fletcher Proctor describes Nebraska as possibly being "Georgia’s Perfect Bowl Opponent" in the 2013 Capital One Bowl. (ChuckOliver.net)

New Tennessee HC Butch Jones adds former Auburn and Georgia defensive coordinator Willie Martinez to his coaching staff.


(al.com)

Recruiting


Aggies land Texas' top recruit. 
Texas high school senior wide receiver Ricky Seals-Jones, considered the no. 1 prospect in the Lone Star State, commits to Texas A&M's 2013 recruiting class. (The Bryan-College Station Eagle)

Mississippi State recruiting. 
Texas JUCO wide receiver Jeremy Chappelle commits to Mississippi State's 2013 recruiting class. (For Whom the Cowbell Tolls)

Ole Miss recruiting.
Mississippi JUCO defensive tackle Jarran Reed commits to Ole Miss' 2013 recruiting class. (SB*Nation)