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July 11, 2017

The Dawgs Are Absolutely Loaded

Freddie Maggard 12:30pm July 11, 2017 7/11/17

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Georgia has been the most impressive program in Hoover from head coach Kirby Smart to running backs Nick Chubb and Sony Michel along with LB Roquan Smith. Here’s where Media Days media types will either go all-in or stay away from the Georgia Bulldogs in their vote for the top spot in the East. The…

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Five Significant SEC Rule Changes

Nick Roush 11:15am July 11, 2017 7/11/17

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Coaches can’t be on the Field Mark Stoops is going to have to hire a new “get back” coach.  SEC coordinator of officials Steve Shaw explained the new national rule for coaches that will surely create a few additional 15-yard penalties this season. “If a coach comes out onto the field of play, so in…

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July 10, 2017

Day One Notes from SEC Media Days for the UK Fans of the Day

Nick Roush 11:00pm July 10, 2017 7/10/17

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Coach O was Kind of Disappointing Hearing Ed Oregon talk is entertaining, but if you listened, you heard a whole lot of nothing.  Instead of providing high-quality content, he simply went through his two-deep, all the way into his special teams unit.  Even though he wasn’t great at the podium, he did something awesome at Media Days.…

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The Depth Chart Podcast: Day One at SEC Media Days

KSR 8:45pm July 10, 2017 7/10/17

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LIVE from Hoover, Alabama, Freddie and Nick give you a behind-the-scenes peek inside day one of SEC Media Days.  They discuss the winners and losers from day one, look ahead to tomorrow and also talk about… —  Derrius Guice and Greg Sankey are the Real MVPs. —  Bert Bielema Butt-Faces the Commissioner. —  Freddie displays…

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Tennessee Has to Replace Leaders and Production

Freddie Maggard 7:30pm July 10, 2017 7/10/17 Comments Disabled

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2016 was supposed to be the Year of the Vol or the season that UT competed for conference and national championships. That didn’t happen. An extremely talented Tennessee team with six players drafted in the first four rounds of the NFL Draft finished the regular season 8-4. 8-4 is not a bad record; but how,…

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Coach O and the LSU Tigers

Freddie Maggard 5:15pm July 10, 2017 7/10/17 Comments Disabled

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LSU lists 49 true or redshirt freshmen on its roster. An amazing and potentially troubling number for first year head coach Ed Orgeron. Couple youth with an arduous schedule and year one could be a daunting task for the former interim. Orgeron has surrounded himself with two all-star coordinators in Dave Aranda and Matt Canada.…

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Brett Bielema’s Butt-Dialing Ploy to Land a Chipotle Endorsement

Nick Roush 4:30pm July 10, 2017 7/10/17

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The first head coach to stand at the podium in the Grand Ballroom at Hoover’s Wynfrey Hotel received an unusual introduction from SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey.  Just days removed from the birth of his first child, Bret Bielema had an interesting encounter with Sankey. “All of a sudden my phone said he was FaceTiming me.…

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UK Football Pioneers are Focal Point of Greg Sankey’s SEC Media Days Opening Address

Nick Roush 3:30pm July 10, 2017 7/10/17

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Each year SEC Media Days begin with a statement from the Commissioner.  Each year it begins with a pat on the back to celebrate the conference’s long list of accomplishments.  Each year we’re lucky to hear one mention of Kentucky.  This year that was not the case. After Greg Sankey read through the SEC’s 2016-17 titles, the…

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Call the Hogs: The Arkansas Razorbacks

Freddie Maggard 3:00pm July 10, 2017 7/10/17 Comments Disabled

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Arkansas finished the 2016 campaign with a 7-6 record. In its regular season finale, the Hogs led Missouri 24-7 at halftime before falling 28-24. The Belk Bowl followed trend as Bret Bielema’s team jumped out to a 24-0 lead against Virginia Tech. The Hokies went on to score 35 unanswered for the win. For those…

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Four Newsworthy Notes from Greg Sankey’s Opening SEC Media Days Remarks

Nick Roush 1:30pm July 10, 2017 7/10/17

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Realignment is Off the Table Realigning divisions is not technically off the table; it was never there to start.  There’s been plenty of speculation that Auburn and Missouri could switch divisions.  Sankey shot that question down quickly.  “It has not been an agenda item.” This should be music to the ears of Kentucky fans.  The East…

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August 8, 2020

10 things you need to know about Alabama and Ole Miss

Nick Roush 10:30pm August 8, 2020 8/8/20

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If college football can be played this fall, the SEC has tasked the Kentucky Wildcats to take on Lane Kiffin and the coach that kept his career afloat, Nick Saban. Ole Miss and Alabama have been added to UK’s schedule, a schedule that will not be finalized until next week. While we wait for the…

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August 7, 2020

Reactions from the SEC adding two non-divisional opponents to 2020 football schedule

Zack Geoghegan 7:05pm August 7, 2020 8/7/20

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At least we aren’t Missouri… On Friday afternoon, the SEC announced the additional two, non-divisional conference opponents that would make up each school’s 10-game schedule for the upcoming football season. If you haven’t already heard, Kentucky will now have to travel down to Tuscaloosa where they’ll take on the Alabama Crimson Tide. For the second…

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Taulia Tagovailoa receives transfer waiver for immediate eligibility

Jack Pilgrim 5:30pm August 7, 2020 8/7/20

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Yet another high-profile student-athlete has earned a transfer waiver from the NCAA. This afternoon, former Alabama quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa – brother of Tua Tagovailoa – received a waiver from the NCAA for immediate eligibility at Maryland next season. ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler was the first to break the news. Taulia Tagovailoa’s transfer waiver has been approved…

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SEC to reveal two additional opponents at 6 p.m. ET

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:11pm August 7, 2020 8/7/20

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If you’re like the KSR crew, you’ve been refreshing your Twitter feed all day waiting for the SEC to announce Kentucky’s two additional conference opponents for the 2020 season. In true fashion, the league is not only going to draw it out a little longer, they’re going to make a spectacle of it. The reveal…

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SEC’s Football Safety Measures Include Two Weekly COVID-19 Tests

Nick Roush 10:12am August 7, 2020 8/7/20

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The SEC has made news, and not because they have released the 2020 football schedule. Friday morning the Southeastern Conference unveiled its medical policies and procedures that will be in effect during the 2020 college football season. Members of the football team will receive PCR tests twice weekly from an independent third party organization, typically…

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August 4, 2020

SEC Changes Football Training Camp Rules

Nick Roush 2:28pm August 4, 2020 8/4/20 Comments Disabled

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In the SEC, it just means more waiting. Before the SEC announced a 10-game conference schedule would be played this fall, the Kentucky football team was preparing for preseason practice to begin tomorrow. Now they will have to wait almost two more weeks before they can put on pads. In the latest report from Sports…

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Today on KSR: Waiting on a Football Schedule

Nick Roush 9:00am August 4, 2020 8/4/20

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In the immortal words of Chris Berman, “Tiiiiiick, tick, tick, tick, tiiiiick, tick, tick tick.”  The SEC announced on Thursday that the league would play a ten-game schedule exclusively against conference foes starting Sept. 26. Where and who will the teams play? Well, that’s still anybody’s guess. All we know is that there will still…

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August 3, 2020

Yves Pons withdraws from NBA Draft, will return to Tennessee

Jack Pilgrim 7:00pm August 3, 2020 8/3/20

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The string of SEC talent returning to school continues, as Tennessee forward Yves Pons has decided to withdraw his name from the 2020 Draft. ESPN college basketball analyst Sean Farnham was the first to break the news that the 6-foot-6 forward would be returning to Tennessee for his senior campaign. “2nd thoughts are over,” Farnham…

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LSU’s Ja’Vonte Smart, Trendon Watford returning to school

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:30pm August 3, 2020 8/3/20

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With the NBA Draft withdrawal deadline fast approaching, LSU just got even more good news. Rising junior guard Ja’Vonte Smart and All-SEC freshman Trendon Watford will both return to LSU for the 2020-21 season. Smart shared the news on Twitter while a source informed Adam Zagoria of Watford’s intentions. Earlier today, Darius Days also announced…

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This could be the new state flag of Mississippi

Nick Roush 4:00pm August 3, 2020 8/3/20

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The state of Mississippi is getting a new flag. Elijah Moore’s infamous Egg Bowl dog pee celebration could be forever commemorated as the Magnolia State’s banner. Mississippi State All-SEC running back Kylin Hill set change into motion earlier this summer when he said he would not play as long as the Confederate battle emblem adorned…

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