Thursday, March 21, 2013

Covering Dixie: Nick Saban, Johnny Manziel, C.J. Johnson, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC: All your crystal footballs are belong to us. 



Not my department. 
Alabama head football coach Nick Saban says that picking a successor to outgoing Alabama AD Mal Moore is "not my decision." (al.com)

It Don't Come Easy. 
Texas A&M starting quarterback Johnny Manziel will find it hard to repeat as Heisman Trophy winner next season. Because Tim Letcher said so. (Rant Sports)

Waiting for the Great Leap Forward. 
Sean Lester looks at the possibility of Texas A&M making an "Alabama like jump" into the 2013 BCS title chase. (The Dallas Morning News)

Goodbye Says It All.
LSU director of player personnel Sherman Morris is leaving to become on campus recruiting coordinator at Arizona State. (And the Valley Shook)

Springtime on The Plains. 
Chris Fuhrmeister takes spring practice Auburn's offensive line. (College and Magnolia)

Oh brave new world that has such recruits in't.
Lyons Yellin looks at LSU recruiting in Texas in the wake of SEC expansion.  (The New Orleans Times-Picayune)

Dawg of the future? 
Leather Helmet Blog takes a look at video of a number of Georgia recruiting prospects.

Ole Miss' Johnson injured.
Ole Miss defensive end C.J. Johnson will be out for the rest of spring practice after breaking his leg. (The Jackson Clarion-Ledger)