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  1. Right at home, Spurrier still going strong

    Chris Low

    COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Already a Hall of Fame lock when he returned to the college coaching ranks nearly a decade ago, Steve Spurrier has found his second wind at South Carolina. He's also found a home. The Head Ball Coach will always be a Florida G...

    Blog | April 24, 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. The Head Ball Coach has still got it

    Chris Low

    COLUMBIA, S.C. -- South Carolina's Steve Spurrier is entering his 24th season as a college head coach. The only thing sharper than his memory is his wit. And while he may be nearing the end of his Hall of Fame career, Spurrier is hardly coastin...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  4. 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
  5. Wuerffel selected to College Hall of Fame

    Chris Low

    He was known as "Danny Wonderful" to the Florida fans, and his career with the Gators was nothing short of wonderful. Quarterback Danny Wuerffel, who won the 1996 Heisman Trophy and holds the SEC career record with 114 touchdown passes, was select...

    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. Mississippi Hall of Fame getting a gem

    Chris Low

    We at the SEC blog want to wish Rick Cleveland the best as he begins a new venture in his life. One of the best in the business, Cleveland is trading his pen at The Jackson (Miss.) Clarion-Ledger for a much deserved role as executive director of t...

    Blog | April 05, 2012
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. Georgia's Scott selected to Hall of Fame

    Chris Low

    Former Georgia coach Vince Dooley once said that Jake Scott was as complete an athlete as he ever saw on the football field. For that matter, Dooley said he couldn't remember any player doing as many things well as Scott could while playing for th...

    Blog | May 17, 2011
  11. Alabama's Lyons selected to Hall of Fame

    Chris Low

    Before his famed stint with the New York Sack Exchange in the NFL, Marty Lyons was a dominant force on Alabama's defensive line in the late 1970s. A consensus All-American as a senior in 1978, Lyons helped lead the Crimson Tide to their next-to-la...

    Blog | May 17, 2011
  12. Moon: Criticism of Newton racially based

    Chris Low

    Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon, who's an adviser to former Auburn quarterback Cam Newton, says some of the criticism of Newton is racially based. "A lot of the criticism he's receiving is unfortunate and racially based," Moon told CBSSports....

    Blog | March 31, 2011
  13. 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
  14. Stallings, Caveness, Stovall selected to Hall

    Chris Low

    The SEC is represented in the 2010 College Football Hall of Fame class by Arkansas center Ronnie Caveness, LSU halfback Jerry Stovall and Alabama coach Gene Stallings. One thing that should be noted is that when Caveness played for the Hogs from 1...

    Blog | May 27, 2010
  15. Spurrier: Nobody will have to fire me

    Chris Low

    COLUMBIA, S.C. -- South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier insists he'll know when to say when. He's even more adamant that nobody will have to tell him when. The reality is that the Head Ball Coach is nearing the end of a Hall of Fame coaching care...

    Blog | April 14, 2010
  16. Mississippi State, Southern Miss to rekindle series

    Chris Low

    Posted by ESPN.com's Chris Low A press conference has been called for Thursday at the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame where officials from Mississippi State and Southern Miss are expected to announce a series between the two schools. Mississipp...

    Blog | September 23, 2009