Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Covering Dixie: Nick Saban, Tray Matthews, Darian Claibiorne and Isiah Golden, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC. It's what your conference wants to be like when it grows up.

Just Got Paid.
The University of Alabama System board of trustees approves Alabama head coach Nick Saban's new contract extension.  (

No Price Too High.
The Nov. 8 showdown between Alabama and LSU at Tiger Stadium makes the top five of  JJ Stankevitz's list of the top five most expensive tickets in college football, coming in at no. 3. The price range for tickets to the game is $372.00 - $727.00. Nine other games involving SEC schools also make the list. (College Football Talk)

Welcome to the Fallout.
Andrew Hall looks at how the dismissal of former Georgia safety Tray Matthews could impact the Bulldogs in the 2014 season. Hint: it's probably not a good thing. (Bleacher Report)

Welcome to the Fallout, Part Deux.
On a related front, Sam Khan, Jr. looks at how the dismissal of Texas A&M linebacker Darian Claiborne and defensive lineman Isaiah Golden could impact the Aggies' 2014 season. Hint: it's probably not in a good way. (ESPN)

There's a possibility, but no chance. 
Arkansas Fight looks at how Arkansas can stop Auburn's hurry-up no huddle offense. On the field, that is.

It's crazy what you could have had.
Members of Auburn's undefeated 1993 team explain why they believe the school should claim the 1993 national title. Apparently the concept that the Tigers were on NCAA probation at the time due to the Eric Ramsey scandal still hasn't seeped in. (The Opelika-Auburn News)

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