Monday, February 4, 2013

Covering Dixie: Mark Richt, recruiting, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew - SEC news & notes.


We Are the Champions.
I Bleed Crimson Red has a like of former Alabama players on both the Super Bowl XLVII winning Baltimore Ravens, as well as the San Francisco 49ers. And no, Bama fans, you can't claim Super Bowl XLVII as the Crimson Tide's 16th national title.

One Hip to the Body.
 Georgia head football coach Mark Richt underwent hip replacement surgery on Saturday.  (The Athens Banner-Herald)


Triple play.
Arkansas receives class of 2013 commitments from Arkansas high school senior athlete Korliss Marshall, Texas HS senior running back Denzell Evans, and Texas HS senior cornerback Melvinson Hartfield. (Arkansas Expats)

What's mine is mine, what's yours is mine.
Georgia HS senior RB Peyton Barber flips his 2013 commitment from Ole Miss to Auburn. (

On the other hand...
Tennessee HS senior RB Jordan Wilkins commits to Ole Miss' 2013 recruiting class. Wilkins had previously committed to Auburn, but decommitted in January. (

Missouri recruiting.
Alabama HS senior defensive back Shaun Rupert commits to Missouri's 2013 recruiting class. (Rock M Nation)