Thursday, April 18, 2013

Covering Dixie: C.J. Mosley on White House visit, Johnny Manziel, Mark Richt, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC.


Kind of awkward writing this morning with the events in West, Tx, and the still ongoing story up in Boston. But I guess everybody has a coping mechanism, and this might as well be mine. So please humor me for a few moments with this.

Paint the White House crimson. 
Alabama linebacker C.J. Moseley describes what it was like to be honored along with the rest of the Crimson Tide 2013 BCS title game winning team by President Obama at the White House on Monday, as well as reflecting on the bombing at the Boston Marathon. (

Fore Unlawful Carnal Knowledge.
Alabama head football coach Nick Saban will be pairing up with former Crimson Tide/current New Orleans Saints linebacker Mark Ingram for the Chick-fil-A Bowl Challenge golf tournament. (

The Surreal Life.
Texas A&M starting quarterback Johnny Manziel describes the past year of his life as being "surreal." Well, how would you describe a year that included getting arrested, becoming the Aggies' starting QB, beating Alabama, winning the Heisman Trophy, and meeting Drake?

Number nine. Number nine. Number nine. Number nine. Number nine...
Georgia HC Mark Richt discusses the possibility of the SEC going to a nine-game conference schedule. (The Athens Banner-Herald)


The Fourth Man. 
Alabama high school junior linebacker Shaun Dion Hamilton commits to Alabama's 2014 recruiting class. He's the fourth member of the Crimson Tide's class of 2014.(

Georgia recruiting.
Greg Poole looks at Georgia recruiting. (Leather Helmet Blog)

An internet style manual for the SEC. (Dawg Sports)