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  1. Jim Mora chooses stability over suitors

    Chris Low

    Football coaches bounce around like pingpong balls. It's the world they live in. Sometimes, it's their choice. A lot of times, it's not. Jim Mora was over the bouncing, or as he calls it, the perpetual climb that's as much a part of the coaching p...

    Blog | September 10, 2014
  2. UCLA coach Jim Mora discusses why he spurned Texas Longhorns to s...

    Chris Low

    Despite being wowed by the Longhorns' pitch to replace Mack Brown, UCLA coach Jim Mora wanted stability, to keep family together.

    Story | Conversation | September 09, 2014
  3. Weak SEC slate raises scheduling questions

    Chris Low

    We've heard a time or two (OK, more like 200 times) that every week matters in college football. I would agree that most do, but all weeks aren't created equal. As proof, I give you Week 2 in the SEC. Talk about an epic snoozer. If you like gl...

    Blog | September 05, 2014
  4. QB Worley steadying influence on Vols

    Chris Low

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- If Tennessee doesn't make a bowl game this season, it won't be because of Justin Worley. There's an old saying in football: The quarterback gets way too much of the credit when his team wins and way too much of the blame when ...

    Blog | September 04, 2014
  5. Low: Spurrier winning at football, life

    Chris Low

    The Head Ball Coach works modest hours, plays golf, says what he wants and still wins at historic levels. And he might just be around long enough to challenge Bear Bryant's record for SEC wins, once thought unbreakable. Click here for more from Ch...

    Blog | August 27, 2014
  6. Steve Spurrier, winning at football and life, could challenge Bea...

    Chris Low

    Head Ball Coach works modest hours, plays golf, says what he wants, still wins at historic levels.

    Story | Conversation | August 26, 2014
  7. The 10 games that could derail College Football Playoff hopes

    Chris Low

    So you think you have the four College Football Playoff teams figured out already? Beware, because upsets happen and contenders come out of nowhere every year.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2014
  8. Wading through Power Five 'propaganda'

    Chris Low

    More than ever, the Power Five conferences are jockeying for the pole position as we get set for the first season of the College Football Playoff. Each conference has its own pitch as to why it's the best conference in the country or has the tough...

    Blog | August 13, 2014
  9. Center(s) of attention in the SEC

    Chris Low

    There are always debates this time of year as we anticipate the start of another college football season. Who's the favorite to win the national championship? Which is the strongest conference? Who's the Heisman Trophy front-runner? What'...

    Blog | August 06, 2014
  10. The 10 best defensive seasons in college football history

    Chris Low

    Let's make sure we don't forget about the guys who play defense. After all, we've all heard a time or two (and it's true) that defense wins championships. So as ESPN.com unveils the greatest individual seasons from each of the FBS schools this w...

    Story | Conversation | August 05, 2014
  11. 'Talking season' reaches new heights, has coaches acting like fan...

    Chris Low

    Bob Stoops, Steve Spurrier and Rich Rodriguez are among the coaches who take the opportunity to ding rivals during preseason interviews.

    Story | Conversation | July 30, 2014
  12. Best is yet to come in nonconference tilts

    Chris Low

    For all those people fretting that a playoff in college football would somehow water down the regular season, I offer up the blockbuster weekend of Sept. 3. 2016. Yes, it's still a couple of years away and we're supposed to be focusing on what's r...

    Blog | July 30, 2014
  13. SEC position rankings: Quarterbacks

    Chris Low

    We're less than three months from the kickoff to the 2014 college football season, which means it's time to start examining every SEC team a little closer. Today, we start unveiling our annual position rankings. It's a task that seemingly gets ...

    Blog | June 09, 2014
  14. Preseason accolades in the SEC

    Chris Low

    The SEC's 14 football sports information directors have offered their prognostications for the 2014 season as part of AL.com's annual SEC spring football report, and there were some interesting choices. Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall was selecte...

    Blog | June 06, 2014
  15. Schedule analysis: Texas A&M

    Chris Low

    It's Texas A&M's third tour through the SEC and the Aggies' first without Johnny Football: Nonconference opponents (with 2013 records) Sept. 6: Lamar (5-7) Sept. 13: Rice (10-4) Sept. 20: at SMU (5-7) Nov. 1: Louisiana-Monroe (6-6) SEC ho...

    Blog | May 20, 2014
  16. Mizzou, South Carolina lead APR rankings

    Chris Low

    None of the SEC football teams lost practice time because of a low Academic Progress Rate (APR) score similar to Oklahoma State. But since we're always keeping score in the SEC, we've compiled a ranking of the latest multi-year APR scores in the SEC....

    Blog | May 15, 2014