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  1. Five SEC players I'd pay to see play again

    Chris Low

    Herschel Walker said recently that even at 50 he could still play in the NFL. I'm not about to doubt him. Walker remains the greatest college football player I've ever seen play, and more than 30 years after he played his last game at Georgia, I'd...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  2. Derrick Thomas back on HOF ballot

    Chris Low

    Surely, this is the year for Derrick Thomas. The former Alabama great is back on the College Football Hall of Fame ballot for a fourth consecutive year after inexplicably not being voted into the Hall each of the last three years. Thomas, who died...

    Blog | March 06, 2014
  3. Countdown to SEC kickoff: 28 days

    Chris Low

    If you were ranking the SEC individual records most likely to never be broken, which ones would be at the very top of that list? One that immediately comes to mind was set going on 25 years ago by perhaps the greatest pass-rusher to ever play the ...

    Blog | August 01, 2013
  4. SEC lunch links

    Chris Low

    Our Tuesday stroll around the league: Butch Jones has the Big Orange Caravan rolling and recruiting along, writes John Adams of the Knoxville News-Sentinel. Former Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner signs on with Pat Dye Jr. Derrick Thomas' Coll...

    Blog | May 21, 2013
  5. Tide's Thomas belongs in Hall of Fame

    Chris Low

    It's the question that is no doubt making the rounds in the state of Alabama right now: What's taking so long? There are tons of players out there worthy of being in the College Football Hall of Fame who aren't. But there was only one Derrick Thom...

    Blog | May 07, 2013
  6. SEC players on Hall of Fame ballot

    Chris Low

    The National Football Foundation has announced 77 players and five coaches who are on this year's ballot for the College Football Hall of Fame, and the SEC is well represented. Below are the candidates who played or coached at current SEC schools:...

    Blog | March 05, 2013
  7. Poll: SEC's greatest individual season

    Chris Low

    Now it's your turn. On Monday, I ranked the top five individual performances in the SEC over the past 50 years, and Cam Newton's 2010 season edged out Tim Tebow's 2007 season. They both won the Heisman Trophy. They both put up record-setting numbe...

    Blog | June 05, 2012
  8. SEC's top individual seasons

    Chris Low

    When I start searching my memory bank for the best individual seasons of the past 50 years in the SEC, I don't have to go back very far to come up with at least two that rank up there with any in college football history. But like any other rankin...

    Blog | June 04, 2012
  9. Who's missing in College Hall of Fame?

    Chris Low

    In looking over the ballot for the 2012 College Football Hall of Fame, I was reminded of something that floored me a year ago. How is the late Derrick Thomas not already a College Football Hall of Fame member? He was on the ballot for the first...

    Blog | February 28, 2012
  10. Fulmer, Wuerffel on Hall of Fame ballot

    Chris Low

    The 2012 College Hall of Fame ballot has been released, and former Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer and former Florida Heisman Trophy winner Danny Wuerffel are on the ballot for the first time. Both are strong candidates to be selected when the 2012...

    Blog | February 28, 2012
  11. Burlsworth, Thomas on Hall of Fame ballot

    Chris Low

    The late Brandon Burlsworth, one of the stars on Houston Nutt's first team at Arkansas in 1998, is one of several SEC coaches and players on the 2011 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame. Burlsworth, an offensive guard for t...

    Blog | March 07, 2011
  12. Did you know, SEC style

    Chris Low

    Posted by's Chris Low On the eve of Week 3 in the SEC, it's time for another edition of "Did you know?" Florida has scored at least 30 points against 13 consecutive SEC opponents, the longest streak in league history. The last time th...

    Blog | September 18, 2009