1. Alabama offensive coordinator Jim McElwain is reportedly closing in on the head coaching job at Memphis.
2. Auburn defensive coordinator Ted Roof is reportedly headed to the same job at Central Florida.
3. Auburn returns to the practice field Monday.
4. One A.P. voter will have LSU No. 1 on his ballot – almost regardless of the outcome against Alabama.
5. Stewart Mandel on the “Plus-One” plan: “If you’re the commissioner of another conference who places any priority whatsoever on giving your member schools an opportunity to compete for championships, you have no choice at this point but to support expanding to four. ”