Friday, January 4, 2013

Covering Dixie: The Cotton Bowl, Johnny Manziel, A.J. McCarron, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC. You got a problem with that?

Cotton Eyed Bowl.
Good Bull Hunting's Cotton Bowl preview is a definite must-read, with a complete breakdown of Texas A&M going into the game.

Everybody Wants You.
Robert Cessna looks at the throngs trying to get their piece of the Johnny Manziel action. (The Bryan-College Station Eagle)

I want to be a history maker in this land.
David Harris looks at Texas A&M's history with the Cotton Bowl. (The Bryan-College Station Eagle)

Did You Ever Have to Make Up Your Mind?
Greg Poole has a checklist for Georgia starting quarterback Aaron Murray on  the pros and cons of either coming back for his senior season or leaving school for the 2013 NFL Draft. (Leather Helmet Blog)

I'll think about that tommorow.
Alabama starting QB A.J. McCarron isn't really interested in thinking or talking about his legacy in Tuscaloosa at the moment. He's obviously too busy trying to add to it with a 2nd BCS title in a row. (

Leather and Lacy.
Alabama running back Eddie Lacy credits the Crimson Tide's relentlessness as the key to the team's success. (

A Sort of Homecoming.
Auburn hires former Florida State coordinator Dameyune Craig as a member of new head football coach Gus Malzahn's coaching staff. Craig played QB at Auburn 1993-1997. (

Dumb question of the day. 
Robbie Andreu wonders if Florida's Sugar Bowl loss diminishes the Gators' 2012 season. Well, duh. (The Gainesville Sun)


Meltdown of the day.
How's Spencer Hall handling Florida's Sugar Bowl loss? About as well as you would think he would. (Every Day Should Be Saturday)